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Pune to host CSK ties, DD games in doubt too

DNMUM412000 | 4/13/2018 | Author : Chander Shekhar Luthra | WC :404



New Delhi: Pune will serve as Chennai Super Kings’s new home for their remaining six IPL-11 matches. The decision was taken late on Wednesday after a meeting between team’s CEO Kasi Vishwanathan and Chennai city police commissioner.
Matches are being shifted as the CSK’s first match at home, against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), was marred by protests over Cauvery water issue.
Though most of the CSK players expressed disappointment over the decision, their captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and coach Stephen Fleming are familiar with the Pune ground as the both were part of Rising Pune Supergiants in 2016 and 2017.
Rajkot, Vishakapatnam and Thiruvananthapuram were the other cities in consideration for CSK’s remaining games.
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