IPL 2021 was postponed halfway through the season due to COVID-19 cases inside the bio-secure bubble earlier this year. Chennai Super Kings (CSK) took to Twitter to share pictures of their stars at the Chennai airport. “Get ready folks,” CSK captioned a picture of their captain MS DHONI.
In other pictures, CSK players including Suresh Raina, Ruturaj Gaikwad and Robin Uthappa can be seen having a chat before boarding the flight to the UAE
— Chennai Super Kings – Mask P😷du Whistle P🥳du! (@ChennaiIPL) August 13, 2021
CSK were second on the IPL 2021 points table before the league was postponed after a few players from CSK and KKR tested positive for coronavirus.
The Chennai-based franchise had won five games out of seven and were behind Delhi Capitals, who had 12 points from eight matches.
CSK players had gathered in Chennai for a training camp earlier this month.Royal Challengers Bangalore and Mumbai Indians were at third and fourth position before the league was halted due to Covid.
The MS Dhoni-led side will resume their IPL 2021 campaign against defending champions Mumbai Indians. Both teams are scheduled to face off at the Dubai International Cricket stadium on September 19