In the upcoming IPL season, Chennai's hopes of reversing their fortunes are also high because Suresh Raina balances the team. The thing that hurt Chennai's team the most in the last season was the poor performance of the team in the middle-order, But After the return of Raina to the team, the team will now become stronger in this case.
Raina had withdrawn the name just before the start of IPL 2020 citing personal reasons, though later there were reports that he had decided not to play the tournament due to lack of room in the hotel.
As far as the performance of the IPL is concerned, Suresh Raina holds the second position in the list of most run-scorer batsmen in the league, Raina has scored 5368 runs in 193 matches. Left-handed player Suresh Raina is one of the most successful batsmen in IPL history, having played a total of 193 matches in the league so far.