Chennai Super Kings a.k.a CSK, two times Indian Premier League champions are back. The fans of the franchise are excited and so is their leader.  Finally, the 2-year ban comes to an end for the Chennai Super Kings and fans are excited to see their favorite team once again. With the two-year ban on Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) ending and the BCCI formally welcoming back the two franchises in IPL, but CSK captain MS Dhoni, who spent two years with Rising Pune Supergiant (formerly Rising Pune Supergiants) in the IPL, celebrated it in style on social media.


The fans of the Chennai Super Kings started their Friday with positive news, the comeback of their team. The Rajasthan Royals and the Chennai Super Kings had the chance of playing the IPL again during the ban period, for the respective teams were coming to an end, imposed due to the betting scandal. The sport requires zero tolerance to corruption to maintain the sanctity of the sport. Many fans had tweeted the news of the comeback of C.S.K. Most of them rooted for the ex-Indian captain, M.S.Dhoni. The fans expressed their desire to see him as captain, as Dhoni had been off-captaincy even for the I.P.L.

Dhoni posted a photograph of himself wearing a CSK jersey, sporting his customary jersey number ‘7’ and the Tamil word ‘Thala’ written over it. ‘Thala’ in Tamil translates to ‘leader’.

One of the most successful T20 teams, CSK won the IPL twice under the leadership of Dhoni, in 2010 and 2011. They have been runners-up on as many as four occasions, in 2008, 2012, 2013 and in 2015. There were also no surprises in learning that as soon as the news broke out, several of Chennai Super Kings’ fans took to social media demanding Dhoni’s return to the franchise.

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