IPL 2021: Faf du Plessis passes the fitness test, available for selection
Dubai: Amid much speculation about Faf du Plessis, Chennai Super Kings opener, who was injured during CPL, will play or not, franchise CEO Kasi Viswanathan has confirmed he has passed the fitness test. Sunday and that he was available for selection. It would be good news for CSK fans ahead of the high octane clash against defending champions Mumbai Indians.Also Read – IPL 2021 CSK vs MI Match 30 in Dubai: Predicted Game XI, Fantastic Tips, Weather Forecast, Launch Report, Launch Timing, Squads for Chennai Super Kings vs Mumbai Indians
“All the players are available in the CSK team. Faf du Plessis has passed the physical condition test and is also ready to be selected to play in the XI ”, CSK CEO Kasi Viswanathan told InsideSport. Also Read – MS Dhoni Trends on Twitterverse ahead of IPL’s El Classico between CSK and MI in Dubai | SEE ARTICLES
On Saturday the South African also had a net session and looked in good shape. The player took to Instagram and posted a photo. Also Read – CSK vs MI Dream11 VIVO IPL Team Prediction 2021: Captain, Fantastic Play Tips – Chennai Super Kings vs Mumbai Indians, XI Likely for T20 Game Today 30 Dubai Stadium 7:30 p.m. IST Sunday, September 19
Being a key player on the team, all eyes were on his physical form. He missed the last three games of CPL 2021 after injuring his groin while playing for the Saint Lucia Kings.
MI will have a psychological advantage over Chennai due to Dhoni’s team average record in the UAE. In the Indian stage, MI beat CSK by four wickets this year. CSK finished low in 2020 – it was their worst campaign ever in the T20 league.
While CSK is second on the points table with five wins in seven games – 10 points – MI is fourth with four wins – eight points – in seven games. Both teams would like to start the UAE round with a win. In the first phase in India earlier in the year, Mumbai convincingly beat Chennai by four wickets.