IPL 2020 is all set to take place in Abu Dhabi within hours. Making a comeback to the grand stage after a year-long hiatus, all eyes will be on Chennai Super Kings (CSK) captain MS Dhoni during the Indian Premier League 2020 season opener against Mumbai Indians on Saturday at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi. The 13th edition of IPL will be played from September 19 to November 10 in the UAE across three venues — Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and Sharjah.
Ahead of the tournament opener, the 39-year-old Dhoni and CSK fans took to Twitter and started trending ‘#WelcomeBackDhoni’ on Twitter on the evening of Friday – September 18. To welcome their beloved captain, fans posted stats, photos, videos of Dhoni with more than 80,000+ tweets.
Meanwhile, Kollywood Director C.S Amudhan, an ardent fan of Chennai Super Kings team, who is known for making the only parody film franchise Tamizh padam in Tamil language, posted a tweet questioning the Championship celebration date of the yellow team. “What date is the CSK Championship celebration?” his tweet read.
Check out his tweet below :
What date is the CSK Championship celebration?— CS Amudhan (@csamudhan) September 18, 2020
He posted two more tweets asking who will be the runners of this year’s IPL and whom should Dhoni dedicate this year’s cup to in the finals ceremony.
Who will be the runners-up in this IPL? 🤔— CS Amudhan (@csamudhan) September 18, 2020
Who should @msdhoni dedicate this year’s cup to in the finals ceremony?— CS Amudhan (@csamudhan) September 18, 2020
This confidence level of the filmmaker amused the ardent fans of the same team. In his next tweet, he conducted a poll asking where should Dhoni and team should celebrate their victory. His poll conducted locations such as Marina beach, Valluvar Kottam and Nehru Stadium.
When @msdhoni & team come back to Chennai should the victory celebrations be held in— CS Amudhan (@csamudhan) September 18, 2020
Actress Khushbu is excited to witness the rivalry of Mumbai and Chennai. “Tomorrow.. just waiting for it. Chennai and MS Dhoni kku oru whistle podu” her tweet read.
Actress Varalakshmi Sarathkumar also looked excited to witness the epic clash.
Millions of fans are also eagerly waiting for the inauguration of the 13th edition. Whom do you think will win this year’s IPL and Comment your favourite team !!