IPL 2020: ‘Talk on MS Dhoni’s batting place placing strain on CSK’, says Brett Lee

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The return of MS Dhoni to cricket was at all times anticipated to be the speaking level of the IPL. Dhoni took a break from cricket after India’s World Cup semifinal defeat to New Zealand last yr. He was anticipated to return to play for Chennai Super Kings within the Indian Premier League in March, however the event was postponed to September as a result of Covid-19 outbreak.

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In August, Dhoni left the sporting world surprised when he introduced his retirement from the game. So, his return within the IPL for CSK had much more significance this yr.

But sadly, for CSK and Dhoni followers, it has not been the perfect of begins. Dhoni’s reluctance in batting on high of the order has invited criticism from all corners, and CSK have already suffered two massive defeats within the event – in opposition to Rajasthan Royals and Delhi Capitals.

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Speaking within the post-match reveal on Star Sports, former Australia cricketer Brett Lee mentioned that he believes that the chatter about Dhoni’s batting place is affecting CSK.

“They have to start winning, they’ve got the right team but don’t think they’ve got the right position (for the players). I think the talk on Dhoni’s batting position is putting a lot of pressure on the entire team,” Brett Lee mentioned.

“He has to fix his batting position,” the previous quick bowler additional added.

CSK will subsequent tackle Sunrisers Hyderabad on Friday of their subsequent game.

[Attribution HT]

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