MS Dhoni hands over CSK captaincy to Ravindra Jadeja

Before the start of IPL 2022, Mahendra Singh Dhoni has taken a big decision. He has handed over the captaincy of Chennai Super Kings to Ravindra Jadeja. This information has been given by Chennai Super Kings on Thursday. Dhoni has surprised the entire cricketing world with his decision.

Chennai Super Kings issued a statement saying, “MS Dhoni has decided to hand over the leadership of Chennai Super Kings and picked Ravindra Jadeja to lead the team. Jadeja, who has been an integral part of Chennai Super Kings since 2012, will only be the third player to lead CSK. Dhoni will continue to represent Chennai Super Kings this season and beyond.”

Under Dhoni’s captaincy, Chennai Super Kings performed brilliantly in 12 seasons and could not reach the playoffs only once. Under the captaincy of Dhoni, the team of Chennai Super Kings reached the final 9 times and was successful in winning the title four times. In the year 2021, Chennai won the IPL title for the fourth time under the captaincy of Dhoni. MS is the second most successful captain in IPL history. Rohit Sharma has won more titles than him as a captain.

Jadeja will be the third player to lead the Chennai Super Kings. Apart from Dhoni, Suresh Raina, known as Chinna Thala, has taken over the command of the team. Dhoni will be available for Chennai in the fifteenth season as a player.

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