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‘Lion spotted’- MS Dhoni gets grand welcome in Chennai for upcoming Indian T20 League, video goes viral: WATCH

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‘Lion spotted’- MS Dhoni gets grand welcome in Chennai for upcoming Indian T20 League, video goes viral: WATCH

The schedule for the 2023 Indian T20 League has been released, with the Chennai franchise taking against the Gujarat franchise on March 31. With MS Dhoni playing for the Chennai franchise in Chennai for the first time in three years, the Indian T20 League will this time be contested in a home-and-away format.

In Chennai, there is a significant fan base for the former captain of India. With the release of the Indian T20 League 2023 schedule, former Australia opener Matthew Hayden said on Star Sports about the welcome MS Dhoni will receive when he returns to the pitch in Chepauk after nearly three years.

It will be an amazing moment: Matthew Hayden

Fans are delighted that Dhoni is returning to the Chennai franchise team for the Indian T20 League 2023. Due to COVID prohibitions, their skipper and “Thala” will play his first Indian T20 League match in Chennai in three years, and the crowd can’t contain their excitement. Dhoni checking at the team hotel is shown in a video that the CSK uploaded. All the teams have begun preparing for the upcoming season, which starts on March 31.

Watch it here:

“It will be an amazing moment. I think last year, we were all under the impression that will MSD come back again. At the close of the Indian T20 League season, he made that huge comment to say that he will be back. Now, what that means for all that Yellow Army is that Chennai suddenly galvanized a tad around the superior leader, who has done it for so long,” Hayden was quoted as saying on Star Sports.

This will, most certainly, I think, be the close of his Indian T20 League career. So, those few games at the start are not only going to be key for the fans, his performance is going to be key for the Chennai franchise this season,” the former Chennai franchise opener added.

The Chennai franchise have won four titles so far, notably in 2010, 2011, 2018 and 2021. All four trophies were won under the the leadership of Dhoni, and is also one of the team which has rteached finals, most number of times. Although, the team finished second last and will hoping to per form better in upcoming edition,

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