For personal reasons:
Suresh Raina, who went to Dubai with the Chennai Super Kings team for the IPL 2020 season, returned home a week ago. Raina’s aunt returned home after learning of the brutal murder of her family members in Pathankot, Punjab. And then came the news that Raina will be going to UAE for IPL 2020 again. However, the Chennai ownership removed Raina’s name from their website. With this, news came that Raina will play for Chennai.
No idea about leaving Raina:
It was reported at the time that Suresh Raina had returned home due to the rising number of corona virus cases in the Chennai team. He was also rumored to have clashed with the Chennai management over the allocation of a room for him. However, Chennai team boss Srinivasan and coach Stephen Fleming responded to the news and said they were all rumors. He said there was no altercation with Raina and he was not angry with her. With that the matter came to a close. Recently, a Chennai Super Kings official told Mumbai Mirror … ‘Suresh Raina will be with the Chennai team. The franchise has no plans to release him. All in all, the Chennai franchise has faith in Raina.
In Raina’s absence:
The absence of Suresh Raina last season had a profound effect on the Chennai Super Kings. The MS Dhoni-led Chennai team finished 7th with 6 wins and 8 losses in 14 matches. This is the first time in the history of the IPL that the Chennai team has not reached the playoffs. Absence of Raina .. Failing not only as Mahi captain but also as batsman .. Shane Watson, Ambati Rayudu not scoring .. Bowlers not taking wickets Chennai went home without reaching the playoffs.
No batsman has those records:
Suresh Raina, who played 193 matches in the IPL, scored a combined 5,368 runs with a strike rate of 137.11. This includes one half century as well as 38 half centuries. No batsman has these records in the Chennai team. While the IPL has been going on since 2008, Raina has been playing for Chennai in the tournament since the first season. In the middle, in 2016 and 2017, Chennai was away from the tournament due to the ban. He played for the Gujarat Lions for those two years. He joined the team again after Chennai re-entry.
As the first Indian cricketer:
It is learned that Suresh Raina said goodbye to international cricket on August 15. Raina, who has been in international cricket for over a decade, has represented India in 18 Tests, 226 ODIs and 78 T20Is. He scored 768 in Tests, 5615 in ODIs and 1605 in T20s. He scored seven centuries and 48 half centuries overall. Raina, an off-break bowler, took 13 wickets in Tests, 36 in ODIs and 13 in T20s. Raina holds the record of being the first Indian cricketer to score centuries in all three formats. Raina, who is known as an active fielder, has received 167 catches in his career.
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