Suresh Raina is sort of a “son” to him however on Wednesday stated the all-rounder’s go back to the facet this IPL season after an unanticipated pullout could be made up our minds by way of the crew control led by way of skipper MS Dhoni. Raina had ultimate week left the CSK camp in Dubai amid 13 COVID-19 instances, together with nationwide crew seamer Deepak Chahar, however there used to be some controversy referring to an alleged breach of bio bubble, one thing the participant has categorically denied.
The previous BCCI president used to be to start with livid with however softened his stance later.
The participant additionally appeared to have spoken to Srinivasan and known as him a father determine but even so indicating that he may come again.
“I’ve handled him like one (son). The cause of CSK’s good fortune in IPL through the years is on account of the truth that franchise by no means poked its nostril into cricketing issues. India Cements is working cricket since ’60s. I will be able to at all times stay like that,” Srinivasan informed PTI.
So, is he anticipating Raina to be again within the UAE and play within the IPL?
“Glance, please perceive, that that isn’t my area (whether or not Raina will come again or now not) in any respect,” the previous ICC and BCCI leader stated.
“We personal a crew, we personal the franchise however we don’t personal gamers. Group is ours however gamers don’t seem to be. I do not personal the gamers,” he added.
For Srinivasan, the verdict on Raina will lay with the crew control, this means that skipper Dhoni and CEO KS Viswanathan.
“It’s not that i am the cricket captain. I’ve by no means informed them (crew control) whom to play, whom to soak up the public sale, by no means. Now we have the best captain of all instances. So, why shall I even intrude in cricketing issues?” Srinivasan stated.
CSK had been three-time champions within the high-profile league, shifted to UAE this 12 months because of the COVID-19 pandemic.