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Ravichandran Ashwin Seeks CSK’s Assistance For IPL 2024 Opener Tickets
By CricShots - Mar 18, 2024 7:20 pm
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As the excitement builds for the 2024 Indian Premier League (IPL) season, veteran off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin reaches out to his former team, Chennai Super Kings (CSK), seeking assistance. Ashwin, who began his IPL journey with CSK back in 2008 and remained with the franchise until 2015, expressed his desire to secure tickets for the opening ceremony and match, citing his children’s keen interest in attending.

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Ravichandran Ashwin 

Taking to the microblogging platform ‘X’ (formerly Twitter), Ravichandran Ashwin highlighted the soaring demand for tickets for the CSK versus Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) clash, scheduled as the tournament opener at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on March 22. In his tweet, Ashwin tagged CSK and made a plea for their assistance in acquiring tickets for the much-anticipated event.

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“Unreal ticket demand for the #CSKvRCB #IPL2024 opener at Chepauk. My kids want to see the opening ceremony and the game. @ChennaiIPL pls help,” Ravichandran Ashwin wrote on X.

Renowned as one of the finest off-spinners in cricket history, Ravichandran Ashwin gears up to represent Rajasthan Royals (RR) in the upcoming IPL 2024 season. Despite his current allegiance, Ashwin’s ties with CSK run deep, having played a pivotal role in the team’s early successes.

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During his tenure with CSK, Ravichandran Ashwin showcased his talent, contributing significantly to the franchise’s triumphs in IPL 2010 and 2011. His stellar performances earned him accolades and established him as a key player in the team’s bowling arsenal. With 90 wickets from 97 matches for CSK, Ashwin left an indelible mark on the franchise’s IPL legacy.

Having ventured into different teams in subsequent seasons, Ashwin joined RR in the 2022 IPL auction, adding depth to their bowling lineup. With an impressive track record and a wealth of experience, Ashwin is poised to make valuable contributions to RR’s campaign in the upcoming IPL season, showcasing his bowling prowess once again on the grand stage of T20 cricket.