Indian Premier League 2020: Ambati Rayudu, Miss most games in worst games, says CEO of Chennai Super Kings
IPL 2020: Ambati Rayudu top-scored for Chennai Super Kings in IPL 2020 opener against Mumbai Indians.© BCCI / IPL
Chennai Super Kings (CSK) captain MS Dhoni later missed star player Ambati Rayudu during his second match against Rajasthan Royals at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Tuesday due to a hamstring injury. But the batsman is recovering well and will miss more than one game. Speaking to ANI, CSK CEO Kasi Viswanathan said that there was no cause for concern as the batsman is recovering well and will need more and more games to get back to the playing eleven. He said, “There’s nothing to worry about. He has a hamstring injury, but there will be another lapse in the worst game. But you never know if he can be fit in time for that game.”
CSK will take on the Delhi Capitals in their next game at the Dubai Cricket Stadium on Friday.
In fact, they have a gap before playing their fourth game of the season on 2 October against Sunrisers Hyderabad in Dubai.
Rayudu played an integral part in CSK, winning the opening match of the season against Mumbai Indians (MI) at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Saturday.
He played a stormy innings of 71 and captured the match-winning partnership with Faf du Plessis.
Speaking after the opening heroes of the match against MI, Rayudu had said: “We were training in lockdown, we were really keen and as we get older, we need to train so we Were training. “
“The pitch was good, once the dew came in, the pitch got a bit faster, it was doing a little bit with the new ball. We practiced in Chennai, it really helped and we practiced in Dubai again, so I Looked good, ”he added.