Josh Hazlewood, the Australian pacer, is eager to play for the Indian Premier League (IPL) featuring as a pacer of Chennai Super Kings (CSK) under MS Dhoni’s leadership.
He says Dhoni is similar to him as he has got calm and relaxed character. Josh believes the duo is going to have a good match for CSK.
The Australian pacer is known for his pace and bounce and can be a key-figure and game-changer for CSK.
Josh Hazlewood excited to play IPL 2020 under MS Dhoni
Opening up on the prospect of playing with Dhoni for CSK, Hazlewood told WION in a recent interaction, “Again, I am excited! I think he is a pretty similar player to me – very relaxed and calm – and that’s how I play my best cricket, that’s when I enjoy my cricket. Hopefully, we are a good match.”
According to the reports, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) is going to depart for UAE before any other franchise for taking part in the Indian Premier League (IPL).
The side seems super-excited as they earlier started practicing sessions in March. Unfortunately, the practicing was stopped in the midst of the wake of globally spreading Coronavirus.
The IPL is ready to open its wings by 19th September and will last till November 8th.
According to the chairman of IPL, Birjesh Patel, the dates are still to be confirmed by the council after the government’s approval and the revealed dates are informal.
The rest of the details will be discussed in the meeting scheduled for next week.
The league will go ahead in full fledge. The broadcasters’ contracts were to cost the board and IPL negatively hence, they looked forward to the financial blows that could scare them and decided to hold IPL. if the IPL would have canceled, BCCI could have suffered a mega-loss of INR 4000 crore.