IPL 2020 stats preview: MS Dhoni’s poor numbers against spinners, Rohit Sharma has best average as opener and more
Before the opening match between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings, let's take a look at a few eye-catching statistics
IPL 2020, CSK team: Check out full schedule of Chennai Super Kings — opponents, date, venue and India time
Here is the full IPL 2020 schedule of Chennai Super Kings who begin their campaing on 19 September
IPL 2020: Mumbai Indians start favourites against Chennai Super Kings as glitzy tournament kickstarts in UAE
Rohit's defending champions Mumbai Indians will be locking horns with Dhoni's Chennai Super Kings in what is likely to be a fittingly exciting opening showdown in Abu Dhabi.
IPL 2020 CSK preview: Suresh Raina's absence may hurt Chennai, but spinners' form and Dhoni's leadership hold key
Just like the previous two years, CSK will once again depend heavily on their experienced international players to make an impact.
MS Dhoni, who surprised everyone with his decision to call it quits from international cricket in mid-August, will be back in action when he leads the Chennai Super Kings in the IPL.
'People will always remember what he has done': Former Australian cricketer Dean Jones praises MS Dhoni
Former Australia cricketer Dean Jones, in a recent episode of Star Sports' chat show Cricket Connected, praised MS Dhoni’s captaincy.
MS Dhoni may have signed off from international duties but he'll be at the heart of the action in the Indian Premier League — a tournament he helped inspire, and where he remains a towering figure.
David Miller will be playing for Rajasthan Royals in the IPL beginning 19 September after eight years with Kings XI Punjab.
IPL 2020: 'Ready to put my body on the line', Piyush Chawla gears up for CSK challenge and Dhoni reunion
Just like his captain at CSK, MS Dhoni, Piyush Chawla is a believer in following the process. He wants to win matches for the team via attacking cricket and is ready for the new challenge upfront.
Let's test your knowledge on all things Chennai Super Kings ahead of IPL 2020.
Chennai Super Kings have been the second-most successful franchise in the IPL with three titles, behind Mumbai Indians who lead the table with four.
Daren Sammy interview: ‘If there's injustice and your voice can make a difference, don't stay silent'
St Lucia Zouks’ skipper Daren Sammy spoke exclusively to Firstpost on his leadership philosophies ahead of the Caribbean Premier League final against Trinbago Knight Riders.
Jasprit Bumrah said that when he made his debut against Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground in 2016, Dhoni had never seen him bowl at 'any level'.
'He started comparing himself with MS Dhoni,' MSK Prasad reveals reason behind Rishabh Pant's downfall
Prasad revealed that the team management used to tell Pant on numerous occasions that Dhoni is an absolutely different personality but Pant too is phenomenal and has talent and that is why the management is backing him.
My First IPL Match: Subramaniam Badrinath relives CSK debut, says partnership with Michael Hussey gave him a lot of confidence
Subramaniam Badrinath cracked an unbeaten 31 off 14 balls to forge an unbroken 73-run stand with Michael Hussey in CSK's first ever match in the IPL.
IPL 2020: CSK CEO KS Viswanathan says MS Dhoni will 'take care of team' amid Suresh Raina, Harbhajan Singh's absence
CSK CEO KS Viswanathan has said that “thalaivan” Mahendra Singh Dhoni will deal with the pressure perfectly and the team will fare well under his leadership.
Moved out of India due to a surge in COVID-19 cases, the upcoming edition of the IPL will be held in the three venues of Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah in the UAE.
IPL 2020: Shane Watson says rust 'won't take long to go' after Chennai Super Kings' first training session
Watson, who was bought by CSK ahead of the 2018 IPL, has scored 953 runs in 32 matches for the franchise in the last two years, besides capturing six wickets.
England vs Australia: Longer run in team could see Marcus Stoinis evolve into finisher like MS Dhoni, says Pat Cummins
Stoinis' unbeaten 23 off 18 balls was not enough as Australia slipped from 124-2 to 148-6 to lose the opening T20I against hosts England by two runs on Friday.
Former India wicket-keeper batsman Deep Dasgupta said CSK should opt for all-rounder Jalaj Saxena as a replacement for Harbhajan.