Former India pacer Ajit Agarkar has mentioned shedding a senior professional like Harbhajan Singh will not matter a lot because the Chennai Super Kings have plenty of choices with regards to spinning the ball.
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Speaking completely on Star Sports present Cricket Connected, Agarkar mentioned: “Well, we’ve seen once they went to the public sale, they already had sufficient spin. You’ve seen in Chennai once they play, they rely a lot on spin due to the circumstances. Harbhajan Singh, clearly, that sort of expertise, high quality that you just lose, it’ll be a loss, however I believe CSK have much more cowl in that division at the least so far as spin is worried.”
Agarkar named the likes of Piyush Chawla, Mitchell Santner and Imran Tahir who can step as much as the plate.
“They have gotten Piyush Chawla as nicely that they’ve introduced in. This yr they have Tahir, Santner, so they have sufficient spin and they are going to be hoping that the circumstances are of their favour what they get in Chennai, which is a bit of little bit of flip, then these spinners come into play.
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Agarkar additionally mentioned that he’s undecided how Deepak Chahar would fare within the match opener contemplating the truth that he was examined positve on touchdown in UAE.
“As far as Chahar is worried, I do know Dhoni relies on him so much to begin with the brand new ball or bowls him upfront, however when you haven’t performed cricket for so long as all these gamers have, plus he has had this further quarantine due to turning optimistic, might need much less preparation time. But hopefully, the health ranges are there, it’s about getting the abilities proper and getting some kind of bowling into your legs whereas they’ve some apply video games, he’s in all probability going to be prepared,” Agarkar signed off.