Suresh Raina compares Ruturaj Gaikwad to MS Dhoni; He is a Mahi bhai type of person

Chennai Super Kings (CSK) batsman Suresh Raina believes that Ruturaj Gaikwad is ready to compete in international cricket. The southpaw was impressed by the youngster’s exemplary batting in troubled conditions for the franchise in the recently concluded Indian Premier League.

Speaking about the team’s winning performance on Sports Tak, Suresh Raina lauded opener Ruturaj Gaikwad for his significant contribution during the tournament. He said that the 24-year-old was a calm and calm campaigner like MS Dhoni.

Raina also spoke about how the right-handed batsman works hard on his game. He said that now it is important for him to take advantage of this momentum and make a mark in world cricket.

“I think he is ready to play for the country. The way he has performed under pressure is commendable in the playoffs as well. He is a Mahi Bhai type of person. He is very calm and composed and really Works hard,” Raina.

Ruturaj Gaikwad set the stage of IPL 2021 on fire with his exploits with the bat. The right-hander was instrumental in winning his fourth championship title in Chennai. Notably, he also finished as the leading run-scorer of the season with 635 runs in 16 matches.