Dhoni might or might not make it to 2020 T20 World Cup, but the mere prospect of seeing him on the field after eight long months will be a sight to cherish.
Dhoni is the man who has led CSK to victory in three seasons of the Indian Premier League and two of the now shut, Champions League T20.
CSK and RCB have emerged as two stalwarts of the Indian Premier League due to their mass fan-following and star-studded line-up.
There have been times when CSK have bought players and haven’t used them well enough and one of the main reasons for that is the core of the side.
After announcing his retirement, Irfan Pathan said that he knew in 2016 that his time in international cricket was done.
Australian all-rounder, Shane Watson is expected to continue as the primary opening batsman of Chennai Super Kings.
MS Dhoni, Ravichandran Ashwin, Dinesh Karthik and Harbhajan Singh had a big role in shaping R Sai Kishore as the cricketer that he is today.
The inception of IPL back in 2008 acted as one of the biggest steps in turning around the landscape of cricket for the years to come.
Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings are regarded as the two most successful teams of IPL.
Dhoni has missed the tour of the West Indies and the home series against South Africa and Bangladesh.