The veteran Indian cricketer, Suresh Raina took to Instagram to share a video of himself as he is gearing uo for the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in UAE. In the video, the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) batsman can be seen batting during a net session as he plays shots on both sides of the pitch.
Suresh Raina, in the caption of his post, wrote, “Doing what I love doing the most. Practice hard & get prepared! Can’t wait to get on the ground now”.
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Raina has often been seen sharing funny posts and videos for his followers on his social media handles. Last week, he took to Twitter in order to thank Chennai Super Kings’ official handle for sharing a video of himself and MS Dhoni on friendship day. Dhoni and Raina have been known for sharing great camaraderie both on and off the field.
The veteran southpaw is one of the most important players in the Chennai Super Kings line-up. Suresh Raina has won three IPL titles with the CSK franchise.
In his IPL career so far, Raina has played 193 matches in which he has amassed 5,368 runs. The southpaw averages 33.34 and has a strike rate of 137.14 in the cash-rich league. He also has one century and 38 half-centuries to his name in the IPL.
With this year’s edition of the IPL set to take place from September 19-November 10 in UAE, Raina and his team will be hoping to win the trophy once again. Last year, CSK suffered a loss against Mumbai Indians (MI) in the final by one run.