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3 players that first played for CSK and then became T20I team captains

By Bet Barter

November 30, 2020

The Chennai Super Kings (CSK) held the record for showing up in the playoffs of each IPL season they played until 2020. MS Dhoni and his men finished at the seventh position in IPL 2020, ending an extraordinary streak. Numerous fans accept that a player is at his best when he plays for the 3-time IPL winners.

MS Dhoni knows the workmanship to bring the best out of each person. Each player has numerous things to gain from the wicket-keeper batsman. Captaincy is an expertise that not many cricketers have dominated, and MS Dhoni is one of them. In this article, we will examine those 3 names that previously played under MS Dhoni at CSK and afterward became captain of their respective T20I teams.

1. Tim Southee

Tim Southee began his IPL career with the Chennai Super Kings in the year 2011. The New Zealander didn't make a lot of progress in the competition yet he figured out how to put his hands on the prize as Chennai had effectively protected their title in that season.

Nine years down the line and Southee is as of now leading New Zealand in T20I cricket. He is the appointee to Kane Williamson, yet the Sunrisers Hyderabad star isn't playing versus West Indies at the present time. Along these lines, Southee is leading the group.

2. Faf du Plessis

Not many fans may realize that Faf du Plessis made his IPL debut prior to playing a T20I for South Africa. The right-handed batsman made his IPL debut against the Mumbai Indians at Chepauk in April 2012.

After five months, du Plessis made his entrance into the Proteas T20I group. Before long, the group the board chose him as their skipper. As of late, he gave over the group's captaincy to Quinton de Kock.

3. Suresh Raina

Previous Gujarat Lions captain Suresh Raina made his IPL debut for the Chennai Super Kings in 2008. He has been a vital piece of the Chennai-based franchise and even procured the nickname of 'Mr. IPL.'

Raina has been MS Dhoni's deputy at the Chennai Super Kings. In 2010, the Ranchi-based player selected to avoid a couple of T20I games for India. In his nonattendance, Raina got an occasion to lead at the worldwide level. Accordingly, these are the 3 players who previously played for CSK in IPL and afterward became T20I skippers.

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