Suresh Raina, in an exclusive interview with NDTV, stated that tales about him leaving the Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK) camp within the United Arab Emirates (UAE) as a result of a row over his resort room are “fabricated”. “These are all fabricated tales and anybody who is aware of me, is aware of that these are all tales planted by individuals who don’t need me or CSK to succeed,” Raina stated. He additionally stated that he needed to return to India due to private causes and hinted that he might return to CSK for this year’s season of the Indian Premier League (IPL).

“You by no means know, you may see me within the camp once more. First, I’ve to deal with my duties right here after which am prepared,” Raina stated when requested if he would play the IPL this season.

“It was a private resolution and I needed to come again for my household. There was one thing that wanted to be addressed instantly on the residence entrance,” the left-hander stated of his resolution to depart the CSK camp within the UAE.

“CSK is my household too and Mahi bhai (MS Dhoni) is most necessary to me and this was a troublesome resolution however with the household again residence, I needed to come again for them,” he added.

Speaking about CSK owner N. Srinivasan’s comments after Raina’s return to India, the franchise’s most-capped participant stated he is sort of a father determine to him.

“He is sort of a father determine for me and he is all the time stood by me and is near my coronary heart, he treats me like his youthful son and am certain so much is taken out of context,” Raina stated.

“He did not know the rationale earlier and its all settled,” Raina added.

13 members of the CSK contingent in the UAE had tested positive for coronavirus, of which two have been gamers. Talking concerning the scenario, Raina stated CSK and the Indian cricket board have been doing a commendable job and that the gamers have been in a “extremely safe surroundings”.

“The staff administration and BCCI are doing a really commendable job conserving everybody protected. This has by no means been completed earlier than and its new for everybody so every single day is a brand new. It is a extremely safe surroundings and nobody with out entry can transfer anyplace. We have been all inside our rooms with no human interplay and there was a take a look at each two days.”


“This can be a very lethal illness and even after so many precautions if workers will get contaminated it simply says how unhealthy it may be and it may occur to anybody,” stated the previous India cricketer.

The IPL is ready to start on September 19, with the ultimate scheduled for November 10.

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