24th March 2022
Saurashtra Cricket heartily congratulate Saurashtra’s Super Hero Ravindra Jadeja on being Skipper of Chennai Super Kings in upcoming IPL 2022.
From the skipper of Saurashtra Squad of Vinoo Mankad Trophy Under 19 Tournament & Cooch Behar Trophy Under 19 Tournament in 2005-06 to the Skipper of Chennai Super Kings in IPL 2022, successful journey of Ravindra Jadeja continues with flying colours. At present he is ranked the No. 1 Allrounder by ICC in Test Format. Ravindra has continued showing remarkable performances in all formats of Cricket. He has represented Saurashtra in 44 Ranji Trophy matches so far, hitting 8 centuries including 3 Triple Tons and 2 Double Tons; and he has captured 188 wickets including sixteen 5 wickets haul in the innings and five 10 wickets haul in the match.
Mr. Niranjan Shah, former Hon. Secretary of BCCI & Saurashtra Cricket Association expressed, “it is indeed moment of pride for us as Ravindra Jadeja is now the Skipper of CSK in upcoming IPL 2022. More so as the leadership to him is handed over by none other than the Legend M S Dhoni. The leadership shall give Ravindra a new identification in Indian Cricket. Ravindra has continued performing exceptionally well in all formats of Cricket. I am pretty confident that in the new role as skipper, Ravindra shall continue his successful journey. And I sincerely hope that one day he should be leading Team India too.”
Mr. Jaydev Shah, President of Saurashtra Cricket Association expressed, “I am much delighted as the leadership of CSK is bestowed upon Ravindra in upcoming IPL 2022. I have played with Ravindra and seen him closely ever shining with bat and ball, and also in fielding. Recently I witnessed his amazing knock of 175 runs in Test match against Sri Lanka and also saw taking 9 remarkable wickets in the match. I wish him all the success in his new avatar as the skipper.”