IPL: Ravindra Jadeja to overlook CSK’s pre-season coaching camp in Chennai | Cricket News


CHENNAI: Indian all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja will miss Chennai Super Kings’ six-day conditioning camp forward of the group’s departure to UAE for the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020.
The camp is scheduled between August 15 and 20 in Chennai. All the opposite squad members of the franchise together with skipper MS Dhoni, Harbhajan Singh, Suresh Raina and Ambati Rayudu will attend the camp, which is able to give attention to health primarily, together with some cricket coaching too.
“He has private commitments,” ESPNcricinfo quoted CSK chief government officer Kasi Viswanathan as saying, explaining Jadeja’s absence. But Jadeja will attain Chennai in time to board the flight to Dubai on August 21.
Viswanthan mentioned the Tamil Nadu authorities had given written permission to the Super Kings to conduct the camp on the MA Chidambaram Stadium, behind closed doorways. Bowling coach L Balaji would be the solely member of the teaching employees current on the camp, ESPNcricinfo reported.
Head coach Stephen Fleming and assistant coach Michael Hussey, Viswanathan mentioned, are more likely to be a part of the squad in Dubai by August 22.
CSK expect two South Africans Faf du Plessis and Lungi Ngidi to affix the squad after September 1.
“When we spoke to Faf and Ngidi they mentioned sure, we’re coming. They have mentioned that they are going to solely be coming after September 1,” Viswanathan mentioned.
The third South African participant, Imran Tahir, will be a part of the squad after participating within the Caribbean Premier League in Trinidad.
Viswanathan additionally mentioned the South African backroom pair of Eric Simons (bowling guide) and Greg King (bodily coach) would be a part of the squad in Dubai on August 21.
The 13th version of the IPL will likely be performed for 53 days, from September 19 to November 10, throughout three venues — Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, and Dubai. The last match is scheduled to be performed on a weekday, i.e. Tuesday, for the primary time within the historical past of the T20 event.
The Emirates Cricket Board had additionally confirmed that they’ve obtained official clearance from the BCCI to host the IPL 2020. The IPL was initially slated to be performed from March 29, however it was postponed as a result of coronavirus pandemic.



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