We are just some days away from witnessing the biggest festival of cricket. Yes, you heard it right, IPL 2022 is all set to kick start from 26th March. The opening encounter would feature the defending champions, Chennai Super Kings and the runners up, Kolkata Knight Riders.
While the fans are high on energy, there were a few beginning hiccups as well. After the mega sell off finished, the franchises were beautiful substance with their buys. A few incredible players came into their sides at nice looking deals. In any case, there were a few issues with respects to the players turning up for the hone sessions, additionally the competition.
IPL 2022: Ruturaj Gaikwad recovered from injury
There is good news in store for the CSK fans and the franchise. Ruturaj Gaikwad has finally recovered from his injury and is all set to join the team. This has definitely given CSK some respite from the growing players’ unavailability concerns.
CSK CEO Kasi Viswanathan confirmed the news that Ruturaj has cleared the fitness test and will play in the first encounter against Kolkata Knight Riders. Ruturaj will be in action, donning the yellow jersey and opening alongside Devon Conway.
Viswanathan has confirmed to InsideSport that Ruturaj has joined the camp and has started practising with the other players in Surat. “Yes, Ruturaj is all fit. He has joined the squad and has begun practice. He is available for selection,” Viswanathan told InsideSport.
Ruturaj Gaikwad was instrumental within the team’s victory within the past season. He had a slower begin, but he quickened at significant junctures to support the team’s clinching the title. The franchise consequently held him nearby, MS Dhoni, Moeen Ali and Ravindra Jadeja.