Chennai Super Kings (CSK) star batsman Suresh Raina has returned to India for personal reasons and will miss the remainder of the IPL 2020, the club informed on Saturday. Taking to Twitter, the club CEO informed fans that Raina returned to India for 'personal reasons' and will be unavailable for the upcoming edition of the tournament. The 33-year-old, who recently announced his international retirement, travelled with the CSK squad to Dubai on August 21.
Suresh Raina has returned to India for personal reasons and will be unavailable for the remainder of the IPL season. Chennai Super Kings offers complete support to Suresh and his family during this time.— Chennai Super Kings (@ChennaiIPL) August 29, 2020
Yesterday several members of Chennai Super Kings (CSK) tested positive for coronavirus, sources revealed. The three-time champions had reached Dubai on August 21, after which they were sent into mandatory quarantine by the authorities. The team was ready to kick-start their training from Friday, however, several contingent members tested positive as a result of which the team's quarantine period has been extended. IPL is slated to begin from September 19 with the final to be played on November 10.