MS Dhoni, Ravindra Jadeja

Chennai Large Kings (CSK) skipped MS Dhoni was dominated out of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019 sport in opposition to the Mumbai Indians (MI) on Friday attributable to fever. Apart from the ‘Captain Cool’, all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja was moreover deemed unfit to play. The defending champions made three changes of their having fun with XI with Dhruv Shorey, Murali Vijay and Mitchell Santner altering Dhoni, Jadeja, and Faf du Plessis.

This was the second time Dhoni has not taken half in a match this season; he missed out the battle in opposition to Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) on the Uppal stadium attributable to a once more spasm.

After profitable the toss and opting to bowl first on the Chepauk, the standing CSK skipper Suresh Raina said: “We’ll bowl first, wicket nonetheless appears the similar. I consider dew could be the difficulty. MS and Jaddu normally should not properly, they’ve a fever and so they’ll miss right now’s sport. We have three changes: MS, Jaddu and one more participant won’t be having fun with (Faf). Dhruv Shorey, Murali Vijay and Santner is obtainable in.”

MI moreover made two changes with Evin Lewis and Anukul Roy altering Ben Lowering and Mayank Markande inside the remaining XI.

Speaking on the toss, MI skipper Rohit Sharma said: “I would have chased too as dew comes inside the second half which makes batting less complicated. The first half of the occasion was bit up and down . Nonetheless now everyone knows exactly what we now have to know as a gaggle. It is on a regular basis troublesome to play cricket proper right here. We have made two changes in our group. Evin Lewis and Anukul Roy moderately than Ben Lowering and Mayank Markande.”

Within the meantime, CSK are sitting on the excessive inside the elements desk with 16 elements beneath their belt.