The veteran Indian cricketer Harbhajan Singh is overjoyed to the part of Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and play under the captaincy of MS Dhoni once again.
The 37-year-old off-spinner after being picked up by CSK in the IPL auction said it’s a great feeling to be the part of such big team and extremely please to play alongside MS Dhoni and do wonders for the team.
“It’s always a great feeling to play along with MS Dhoni. I’m looking forward to working with him again towards a common goal – this time to win the trophy for the Chennai Super Kings,” Bhajji said.
“He (Dhoni) understands the game really well, is street-smart and thinks ahead of the game and I feel that’s very important for a captain, especially in T20. That’s what makes him a great skipper,” added Harbhajan.
Harbhjan was an integral part of Mumbai Indians in the past 10 years and this will for the first time he will be representing a different team “Look forward to exciting times with CSK,”
“It’s great to be a part of two strong teams. 10 years with Mumbai Indians was absolutely brilliant, and now to be a part of another brilliant team. Here I come, Chennai! Let’s do it together for Yellow,” he further said.
“CSK versus Mumbai Indians – two top teams – was always a pressure game. No matter how bad the situation, both would continue to fight till the end and create chances. That’s how champion teams play, with a lot of passion and pride,” he concluded.
Chennai Super Kings will take on the defending champions Mumbai Indian on 7th April as the IPL season will kick-off at the Wankhede Stadium.
“Harbhajan is a proven match-winner in the IPL,” said KS Viswanathan, CEO, Chennai Super Kings. “With his experience and the ability to handle pressure, Harbhajan adds tremendous value to the side.”