After the end of the IPL 2022 mega auction, the excitement for the 15th edition of the cash-rich league is at its peak. With the addition of two new teams and the introduction of a new group stage format, ardent cricket fans are eagerly awaiting the start of the IPL 2022 season in India from March 26.
Ahead of the new season, Star Sports – official broadcaster of IPL – has revealed a teaser for the promo of IPL 15. In the promo, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) Captain MS Dhoni is seen in a new look of mustache. Although only a teaser was released, Dhoni’s new look caught attention and became an instant hit among social media users. Here is the teaser of the new promo of IPL 2022:
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On Friday February 25, BCCI announced a new format for the next flagship event. The coming season will see the ten teams split into two groups of five. Each team will play twice against the other four teams in its group and with the team of the same row in the other group. Additionally, they will play once against the remaining four teams in the other group.
Speaking of CSK led by Dhoni, here are the defending champions full team for IPL 2022:
Ravindra Jadeja, MS Dhoni (c&wk), Ruturaj Gaikwad, Moeen Ali, Robin Uthappa, Ambati Rayudu, Devon Conway, Subhranshu Senapati, Hari Nishaanth, N Jagadeesan, Deepak Chahar, KM Asif, Tushar Deshpande, Maheesh Theekshana, Simarjeet Singh, Adam Milne, Mukesh Choudhary, Dwayne Bravo, Shivam Dube, Rajvardhan Hangargekar, Dwaine Pretorius, Mitchell Santner, Prashant Solanki