Mumbai: Former India opener Virender Sehwag expects this year’s Indian Premier League (IPL) to be ‘more special’ and the main reason for Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s return to the pitch after announcing his international retirement after a year long. is. Due to the corona virus epidemic, this year the IPL is being conducted outside India in the United Arab Emirates and it is starting on September 19.
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Sehwag will co-host a show ‘Power Play with Champions’ on Flipkart Video. He said, ‘I think this tournament will be more special for everyone as well as the audience. It will definitely be a pleasure to see Dhoni again on the pitch. There will be a lot, do I need to say more? ‘
Surprised by his decision to announce his retirement from international cricket in August 2020, Dhoni will lead the Chennai Super Kings in the IPL and the team will take on defending champions Mumbai Indians in the league’s opening match on September 19 in Abu Dhabi.
Sehwag said that cricket is an important part of the life of Indians and the fans waited a long time for the restoration of the game. He said, ‘I spent a lot of my time in lockdown analyzing them while watching old matches, including my innings. Cricket is an important part of the ‘DNA’ of us Indians and we have waited long for its return.