They will wait for me to be out if I bat higher: Ravindra Jadeja. When Jadeja is removed, CSK fans rejoice because they know skipper Dhoni would bat next.
The Indian Premier League 2023 has been witnessing unique scenes at all the venues. As whenever the CSK play a game as visitors, the stadium turns into a sea of fans in yellow. Be it Bangalore, Mumbai, Kolkata, or any other ground, the fans have gather in large numbers and support CSK massively this year.
One thing that has been note by not just the viewers, but also the players, is that the CSK fans go berserk when Ravindra Jadeja is dismiss. Since the skipper MS Dhoni bats down the order, the fans cheer even when a batter of the team they support is dismissed.
The sole reason being they will get to witness Dhoni’s game with the bat.
CSK’s most recent game at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai saw a similar situation. The fans erupted after Ambati Rayudu dismiss. Knowing that the fan-favorite ‘Thala,’ as Dhoni is affectionately known, would walk in next.
Ravindra Jadeja receive the loudest ovation from the fans after being eject throughout the tournament. The all-rounder address the issue when accepting the Player of the Match award on Wednesday. May 10, revealing that the crowd is dissatisfied when he bats ahead of Dhoni and ecstatic when he is bowl.
“It feels great as a spinner when the ball stops and turns.” We know what length and tempo to bowl because we practice here. That is our edge at home. When I bat at 7, the audience boos and yells for Mahi bhai. “Imagine if I bat higher; they’ll just wait for me to get out,” Jadeja stated after the match while speaking with Murali Karthik.
In CSK’s most recent game against the Delhi Capitals, the hosts won by a margin of 27 runs, thanks to batting brilliance from Shivam Dube and MS Dhoni, powerplay madness from Deepak Chahar, a bowling masterclass from Matheesha Pathirana in the middle, and Ravindra Jadeja’s brilliant spell of 1/19 in four overs.
Also Read: CSK is a ruthless team: Irfan Pathan