Ruturaj Gaikwad
Ruturaj Gaikwad celebrates his maiden IPL hundred against Rajasthan Royals in IPL. Credits: IPL

The upcoming youngster Ruturaj Gaikwad has been one of the sensations in this IPL 2021 already, and he is expected to be a big player in the future under the guidance of MS Dhoni. The skipper usually looks after the youngsters in the right way and has curbed the lives of a lot of youngsters on the right track.

Ravindra Jadeja and R Ashwin have become superstars after their CSK stint with MS Dhoni, and that is the amount of influence he can have on young players. On the other hand, this season, Gaikwad is among the top run-getters and has been very consistent for the side at the top of the order.

MS Dhoni
MS Dhoni. (Photo: IPL)

Sandeep Chavan Reveals MS Dhoni’s Advice To Ruturaj Gaikwad

Sandeep Chavan mentioned that Dhoni takes care of Gaikwad very carefully, and he does mentor him a lot on staying away from social media, and how to handle pressure. He added that Dhoni is not worried about Gaikwad’s failures and lets him back his game.

“Dhoni always tells Ruturaj to stay away from social media. Apart from batting tips, how to handle pressure, and accelerate the run rate, Dhoni’s advice to him to stay away from social media has helped. Dhoni also tells Ruturaj that success and failure are both part of the process, so, always back your game, no matter what people say,” Ruturaj’s Childhood coach Sandeep Chavan told.

Ruturaj Gaikwad
Ruturaj Gaikwad. Credits: IPL

“The Confidence To Score Freely Has Been Injected By MS Dhoni” – Sandeep Chavan 

Sandeep Chavan mentioned that Ruturaj Gaikwad inherited a lot of confidence from Dhoni’s words, and it allowed him to play a lot more shots. He added that Dhoni will always treat the players – the same despite their performances going down.

The confidence to score freely has been injected by MS Dhoni. Apart from Dhoni, Ambati Rayudu, and Suresh Raina. So all the credit should be given to Dhoni and the CSK team. Ruturaj tells me this big thing about Dhoni and his team that if you perform well, they will appreciate you, and if you do not perform well, they will treat you in the same way.” he added.

Ruturaj Gaikwad
Ruturaj Gaikwad. (Photo: IPL)

Ruturaj Gaikwad has already scored a splendid century this season, and he will be eyeing to finish the tournament as the top run-scorer.

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