The biggest T20 league in the world, the Indian Premier League is all set to kickstart from March 31st, with a thrilling clash between Chennai Super Kings and defending champions Gujarat Titans at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.
Ahead of the tournament, Dhoni has already garnered a lot of attention, as according to several reports, this could be the last season for CSK captain in the cash-rich league. Dhoni has been associated with the Chennai-based franchise ever since its inception of the IPL in 2008.
MS Dhoni’s Simplicity Won Hearts
Meanwhile, his love for the Yellow franchise became even more evident in the latest video shared by the official handle of franchise via their official social media handle.
In the viral video, Dhoni can be seen painting the seats of the MA Chidambaram stadium with a spray can. First, he paints some of the seats in the traditional yellow color of Chennai Super Kings, while some seats were painted in blue.
“Works. Definitely looking Yellove,” joked MS Dhoni after he painted a seat. “It’s working. I’ll show you the other side,” Dhoni was seen saying to someone in the stands, while he enjoyed painting the seats at the Chepauk.
The video of the same has been going viral on the internet. Watch the video:
“𝑫𝒆𝒇𝒊𝒏𝒊𝒕𝒆𝒍𝒚 𝒍𝒐𝒐𝒌𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒀𝒆𝒍𝒍𝒐𝒗𝒆”
Anbuden Awaiting for April 3🦁💛 pic.twitter.com/eKp2IzGHfm
— Chennai Super Kings (@ChennaiIPL) March 27, 2023
Check out how fans hailed the simplicity of Dhoni:
Servers can't relate pic.twitter.com/DSY0ufZDIu
— Heisenberg ☢ (@internetumpire) March 27, 2023
— OMKAR 🧑🏻💻 (@IamMSdian__) March 27, 2023
Prices of these seats going through the roof. 🙌🔥
I just hope, whoever gets them doesn't take them back home with them…😂😂😂
Let's go!!! Anbuden waiting ⌛
— Aditya Singh Rawat (@Catslayer_999) March 27, 2023
Spreading yellow love ❣️ pic.twitter.com/AHaMidZgdf
— Dinu Rajput 💛 (@kyonbtaye7) March 27, 2023
He is not painting, just heating up that seats and it becomes darker colour. That is why ,he is saying,it's working.
— mohammed maqsood ali (@312Ali) March 27, 2023
haha, had seen this video hack of a blow torch being used to color the seats. Dhoni saw the same and trying it :p
— T.J. Detweiler (@TJDetweiler03) March 27, 2023
The Most Down To Earth Cricketer❤️
— Unnati Madan (@unnati_madan) March 27, 2023
thats why the seat rates are crazy
— IG (@ytIG3) March 27, 2023
Dhoni will return to action with Chennai Super Kings, who will be gunning to get their hands on the 5th title.
After a disappointing season last year, finishing 9th in the points table, CSK made some serious reinforcements in the IPL 2023 mini-auction. The side will be looking forward to making a stunning comeback.
Chennai Super Kings Final Squad:
MS Dhoni, Ravindra Jadeja, Devon Conway, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Ambati Rayudu, Subhranshu Senapati, Moeen Ali, Shivam Dube, Rajvardhan Hangargekar, Dwaine Pretorius, Mitchell Santner, Deepak Chahar, Tushar Deshpande, Mukesh Choudhary, Matheesha Pathirana, Simarjeet Singh, Prashant Solanki, Maheesh Theekshana, Ajinkya Rahane, Ben Stokes, Shaik Rasheed, Nishant Sindhu, Kyle Jamieson, Ajay Mandal, Bhagath Varma, Sisanda Magala