Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni has been tested negative for COVID-19. He will now head to Chennai for the camp with other players before the squad leaves for IPL 2020 in the UAE.
The IPL 2020 is taking place in the UAE. This is not the first instance where the cash-rich league is going out of the country.
In 2009, the IPL was held in South Africa while in 2014, the first half of the tournament took place in the UAE due to the general elections.
Earlier, Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings were slated to play the first match in Mumbai. The new schedule is waited to come.
MI is the most successful team in the IPL having won the trophy four times while CSK has won it thrice, Kolkata Knight Riders twice, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Deccan Chargers and Rajasthan Royals once.