The left-handed batsman is also set to play for his domestic side, Uttar Pradesh, in the upcoming Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy. Raina’s decision of pulling out from the 2020 edition has irked some of the top officials of CSK and they are not willing to take the cricketer back for the following season. Raina cited personal reasons for the decision to leave CSK while the actual reason is yet to be revealed. While the management has made it clear that they will continue to take services of their skipper MS Dhoni but Suresh Raina’s retention is still unconfirmed. Star batsmen who have been left out of IPL 2020 for personal reasons Suresh Raina.. is going to play for Chennai again next year. IPL 2021 Suresh Raina: Suresh Raina a.k.a. As of now, Raina's earning from the IPL stands at ₹99.7 crore. Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021: MS Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings (CSK) is not sure about the retention of their vice-captain Suresh Raina ahead of IPL 2021 mini-auctions. “Yes, we will retain Raina and Dhoni will be the captain. According to the close sources to CSK, the management now has some other plans for Raina this time. His shock departure from the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in Dubai notwithstanding, the franchise will retain Suresh Raina for the 2021 Indian Premier League (IPL). He has been their highest run-scorer and has played some key knocks in retaining the IPL title thrice. Raina has been instrumental in the phenomenal success of CSK in the tournament, over the years and is the second-highest run-getter in IPL with 5368 in 193 games. It is believed that the 33-year-old might never return back to play for the three-time champion Super Kings, captained by MS Dhoni. Chennai Super Kings Retain Suresh Raina; Harbhajan, Kedar Released ... 2021. Suresh Raina's association with Chennai Super Kings will continue after he was retained by the franchise for IPL 2021. December 26, 2020 IPL 2021 – Suresh Raina : Suresh Raina is all set to return for Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2021). ... All the eight franchises released and retained their set of players ahead of the IPL 2021 auction. Parth Dhall. Whether or not Chennai Super Kings will retain Suresh Raina for IPL 2021 is not clear yet. Chennai Super Kings star Suresh Raina has confirmed that he will be participating in the 2021 IPL.The left-handed batsman is also set to play for … Raina wanted to be with his family and eventually, he pulled back despite travelling UAE with the team. This was recently confirmed by a Chennai Super Kings official. Whether they want to retain Raina or not. Written by. According to a report by Mumbai Mirror, one of the CSK official has told them that Raina will make a comeback for the Men in Yellow in IPL 2021. IPL is a professional T20 Cricket League in India which conducts every year in the month of March, April, and May by the Board of Control for Cricket in India. No doubt Raina has contributed most in the CSK’s success over the years,” the source close to CSK told. Suresh Raina To Play in IPL 2021 Meanwhile, speaking to Dainik Jagaran, Raina confirmed his participation in the next IPL season. Suresh Raina has confirmed that he will be playing in IPL 2021. Following this, Chennai Super Kings had to play in IPL 2020 without Raina. IPL (Indian Premier League) 3 teams that can pick Suresh Raina in IPL 2021 Reports suggest that Raina might return to the auction table next season. Steve Smith, Glenn Maxwell and Lasith Malinga were some of the major stars who were let go by franchises like Rajasthan Royals, Kings XI Punjab and Mumbai Indians. The franchise has already made their mind to release most of the senior players due to their poor performance in the previous IPL. With him pulling out of IPL 2020, he will make a comeback to cricket almost after two years. Despite having a lethal batting line-up, Mumbai Indians can be in the race to add Suresh Raina in their team. MS Dhoni Will Not Come Out of Retirement to Play Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy Like Suresh Raina Ahead of IPL 2021 Raina gave IPL 2020 a miss due to personal reasons but has now confirmed that he will play in 14th edition of the league i.e in IPL 2021. Not only that, but the left-handed batsman also confirmed his participation in Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021. Though, he was supposed to play for Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in IPL 2020 and had travelled to United Arab Emirates (UAE) with the squad. Raina, who was retained by CSK ahead of IPL 2021 auction for ₹11 crore, will enter the 100-crore club soon. IPL 2021 Player Retention: CSK retain Raina, Smith sacked. ICCCRICKETSCHEDULE is the cricket sports news web portal. Suresh Raina, who is fondly hailed as ‘China Thala’ and Mr.IPL by CSK fans, has been a part of the Chennai Super Kings right from the inaugural season of IPL in 2008. After a major batting failure throughout the season in 2021, CSK will expect Raina to bolster their batting at No.3 in the upcoming season. Exciting news for Chennai Super Kings fans ahead of IPL 2021 season. There have been reports that CSK might release Suresh Raina ahead of the IPL 2021 auction. Chennai Super Kings’ swashbuckling batsman Suresh Raina’s departure from the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League, slated to begin on September 19 across three venues namely Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah, has raised a lot of eyebrows in the cricket world. IPL 2021: CSK retain Raina, release Kedar, Chawla and Vijay. 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