Chennai Super Kings (CSK) is one of the most talked about franchises in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Having won five IPL titles they are the joint successful team in the league. One of the main reasons behind their success is they have backed players and have given them confidence despite failures.
3 Players’ careers took a U-turn after playing for CSK
Over the years we have seen many players’ careers have been revived. The reason behind that has been skipper MS Dhoni. The keeper-batter has brought out the best of the players and has given them freedom. In this piece, we will take a look at 3 Players’ careers took a U-turn after playing for CSK
After his poor run of form and consistent players, Ajinkya Rahane was dropped from the Indian team and it didn’t look like he would make a comeback into the Indian squad with youngsters playing exceptionally well. But he toiled hard in the domestic circuit and after that joined CSK in the IPL 2023. Playing under the leadership of MS Dhoni turned things massively for him as he was at his best in the league and played some fine knocks in the entire tournament. His performances saw him making a comeback into the Indian team and he made most of the opportunity after he smashed 89 runs in the WTC Final.
He was dropped.
Went back to domestic.
People questioned his selection.
Scored 50 runs when India needed the most in the final of WTC. Ajinkya Rahane, you legend. ❤️ pic.twitter.com/ZbDJCytFQE
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Ravindra Jadeja, who is currently the MVP of the Indian team, is also among the players whose career took a U-turn after playing for CSK. The all-rounder during the initial part of his career was struggling to get going and due to inconsistent performers, he wasn’t able to make the cut into the Indian team. But after joint CSK in 2012, he has looked a class apart and has become an integral part of the Indian team.
Ambati Rayudu is also among the players whose career took a u-turn after playing for CSK. He struggled to make a cut into the Indian team. But after joining CSK in 2018, it was a completely different story for him. He scored truckloads of runs for the team and following that his career was revived and he was back in the Indian team.