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CSK declares, ‘Hazlewood’s alternative not a precedence’,

CSK declares Hazlewoods replacement not a priority

IPL 2021: CSK declares, 'Hazlewood's replacement not a priority',postpones 'naming vice-captain too'
IPL 2021: CSK declares, ‘Hazlewood’s alternative not a precedence’,postpones ‘naming vice-captain too’

IPL 2021 – CSK MS Dhoni’s Deputy? Chennai Super Kings is unlikely to announce the alternative of Josh Hazlewood any time quickly because it has emerged as a “non-priority” situation to be handled by the staff administration at a “later stage” within the IPL 2021 match. Not solely this however CSK additionally knowledgeable that for the primary few matches, they’re unlikely to nominate anybody as a vice-captain of the staff. CSK performs DC of their opening match on tenth April in Mumbai.

“We are not attaching too much importance to Hazlewood’s replacement. It has not been decided as it’s not a priority issue for us. We already have a very good team. Yes, the issue will be dealt with by the team management but at a later stage in the tournament.” CSK CEO Kashi Vishwanathan advised in an unique interview on Monday.

As knowledgeable by InsideSport on Sunday, CSK reached out to numerous gamers as a way to fill Hazlewood’s spot however most of them had been reluctant to affix the staff on account of Covid-19 scenario in Mumbai.

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IPL 2021 – CSK MS Dhoni’s Deputy? CSK to not have vice-captain for the primary half of the season

Not solely Hazlewood’s alternative – however CSK has determined that no vice-captain formally shall be named for the primary few matches of the season. CSK was suppose to make uncomfortable selection between Suresh Raina & Ravindra Jadeja as MS Dhoni’s deputy. But for now they’ve postponed the choice on vice-captaincy.

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“The vice captainship is also not an emergent issue at the moment for us. We leave it to the team management. They will decide at some stage”, confirmed CSK CEO.


When requested in regards to the Covid-19 scenario in Mumbai and the way CSK is countering that? This is what CEO of CSK needed to say.

“Now the priority for us is to put together a solid team with whatever we have at the moment. These are unusual times but the team spirit is high and the team is looking forward to a turn around from last year’s performance. Those who have joined the camp are doing fine. All players have tested negative and we are following stringent Covid guidelines of BCCI. We are not losing our sleep in playing in Mumbai. The boys are safe and in a bio bubble. We are taking care of them. No need to worry. We will abide by whatever decision BCCI takes regarding venue timing precautions etc. We have concerns like everyone else but we have not spoken to them or written any letter to BCCI regarding any concern as we are sure they will take the best decision for all franchisees,” the CSK CEO noticed.

IPL 2021: CSK is presently based mostly in Mumbai and can play their first 5 matches within the metropolis.

IPL Titles: 3
Runners-up: 5
Total Matches: 179, Won: 106, Lost:71, NR: 1, Tie: 1

Chennai Super Kings CSK Squad: MS Dhoni (C), Suresh Raina, Faf du Plessis, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ambati Rayudu, Imran Tahir, Josh Hazlewood, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Lungi Ngidi, Dwayne Bravo, Karn Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja, Moeen Ali, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, Ok Gowtam, Sam Curran, Robin Uthappa, Mitchell Santner, Jagadeesan N, KM Asif, R Sai Kishore, C Hari Nishaanth, M Harisankar Reddy, Ok Bhagath Verma

Here’s the total listing of fixtures, venues and match timings for the M.S. Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings (CSK).

1. 10-04 – CSK v Delhi Capitals, Mumbai, 7.30pm


2. 16-04 – Punjab Kings v CSK, Mumbai, 7.30pm

3. 19-04 – CSK vs Rajasthan Royals, Mumbai, 7.30pm

4. 21-04 – Kolkata Knight Riders vs CSK, Mumbai, 7.30pm

5. 25-04 – CSK vs Royal Challengers, Mumbai, 3.30pm

6. 28-04 – CSK vs Sunrisers Hyderabad, Delhi, 7.30pm

7. 01-05 – Mumbai Indians vs CSK, Delhi, 7.30pm

8. 05-05 – Rajasthan Royals vs CSK, Delhi, 7.30pm

9. 07-05 – Sunrisers Hyderabad vs CSK, Delhi, 7.30pm

10. 09-05 – CSK vs Punjab Kings, Bangalore, 3.30pm

11. 12-05 – CSK vs Kolkata Knight Riders, Bangalore, 7.30pm

12. 16-05 – CSK vs Mumbai Indians, Bangalore, 7.30pm

13. 21-05 – Delhi Capitals vs CSK, Kolkata, 7.30pm


14. 23-05 – Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Chennai Super Kings, Kolkata, 7.30pm

Chennai Super Kings, (CSK) IPL 2021 schedule: Full fixtures desk, timings, venues, reside streaming, Squads

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