The Super Kings of IPL history with 3 championships is not up to the mark in the ongoing 13th edition. The team stands to the 6th in the point table after losing 5 matches out of 7. Recently, former cricketer Virender Sehwag took a dig at CSK, who lost to a target of 168 set by KKR. “Some of the Chennai Super Kings batsmen think of CSK as a government job, whether you perform or not, they know they’ll get their salary anyway” Former player added.
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The team with the most number of experienced players are now struggling with bat and ball. The failure in mid batting order remains unrepaired. the high paid players in the team are not performing well. The game shown by the former champions really shows that they agree with the former player’s comment of “Government official”. Last night the team had another loss of 37 runs to Royal challengers Bangalore. The team led by India’s most successful captain, MS Dhoni, was unable to make the game to their side at any point.
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The team failed entirely in their chase to 169 and ended up their struggle at 132 losing 8 wickets in 20 overs. Jaagadesshan who came replacing Kedar Jadav also was unable to be a pillar for the team in the mid-order batting section. Earlier Kedar Jadhav had played a test knock when the team was at the need of 39 runs in 21 balls and ended up the team to failure against KKR. The 7crore player scored 7 runs out of the 12 balls faced. Sehwag commented “Government Job” after this innings.
The team will be having 7 more matches in the season to make the decision towards qualifying the playoffs. Fans are expecting that the team will grab some valuable players in the upcoming 2020 mid-season transfer window. Earlier in 2010 super kings had a loss of 5 matches in a row, but they ended up the season lifting the championship. Fans are expecting History to happen again.