Former India batsmandesires to win the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 trophy for MS Dhoni. When the IPL 2021 season got here to a halt, as a result of rising variety of Covid circumstances in India, Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK) have been second on the factors desk. Whereas Dhoni was not in nice type with the bat, the boys in yellow have been hitting the suitable notes. As the rest of the IPL season attracts nearer, Raina stated that he’s wanting ahead to the camp in Dubai and hopefully win the match.
Talking completely on Star Sports activities present Cricket Linked, Raina stated, “We’ve performed plenty of matches for India in addition to CSK. He has performed virtually 200 matches for India and for CSK. I believe it’s simply the emotion and on prime of that we now have that respect for one another. I’ve realized loads from him, and he is sort of a massive brother to me. We’ve got gained plenty of trophies collectively and have misplaced plenty of finals as nicely, however I believe the idea, the respect we now have for one another is immense. And that’s what everybody loves about it (our bond).”
“Hopefully, after we go to Dubai, we may have a camp and we will once more win it for him. I believe the way in which we have been enjoying this yr; we have been having some additional confidence from his captaincy and he was having fun with one another’s success. He was giving freedom to all of the gamers and having, Sam Curran, Dwayne Bravo, Ruturaj Gaikwad and Faf du Plessis within the aspect, we had the momentum. Hopefully, after we go to Dubai, we will do it once more for MS,” he added.
Raina additionally spoke about his most memorable recreation towards Pakistan, “I believe the match towards Pakistan in 2011 World Cup is essentially the most memorable one. India needed to win the semi-final as the sport was essential for each groups. Pakistan was on prime of the pool, as they performed plenty of matches in Sri Lanka. Undoubtedly, I might say 2011 (was most memorable). After that, our staff received stronger and we by no means misplaced towards them within the World Cup.”
“2011 World Cup was vital as a result of we have been enjoying the match on our dwelling soil and we had stress to play another recreation within the last. The feelings have been completely different however, all of us managed to remain calm. Whenever you’re enjoying towards Pakistan, you ensure you give your finest. You have to give it again to your staff; you want to work arduous in your intention, planning, and each different factor. We labored arduous, and the entire staff did nicely.”