- Suresh Raina plays for CSK in IPL
- Raina was doing commentary in TNPL on Monday
- Left-handed batsman Suresh Raina has been playing IPL for Chennai since 2008
Suresh Raina, the former batsman of the Indian cricket team, is currently in discussion due to one of his statements. The former left-handed cricketer was invited to comment on the opening match of the Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL) tournament in Tamil Nadu.
During the commentary in this match played on Monday, fellow commentator asked Raina that how did you adopt South Indian culture? To this Raina said, ‘I am also a Brahmin. I have been playing for Chennai since 2004. I love the culture here. Love the team mates. I have played with Anirudh Srikkanth, S Badrinath, Lakshmipathy Balaji. Here we have learned a few things. Support team management. I love the culture of Chennai. I am lucky to be in the team of Chennai Super Kings, I hope to play more matches.
The commentator said that this question was asked because he has been seen many times wearing a dhoti, dancing and playing the city. On the comment of Suresh Raina, fans are criticizing him fiercely on social media. One user wrote, ‘Suresh Raina you should be ashamed.’ This statement of Raina is currently trending on Twitter.
Raina has played 226 ODIs
Raina, who hails from UP, has played 226 ODIs for India. During this, he scored a total of 5615 runs at an average of 35.31. Raina has 5 centuries and 36 half-centuries to his name in ODIs. Raina has scored a total of 1605 runs in T20 International matches. Raina also has a century to his name in T20. Raina scored a total of 768 runs in 18 Test matches with the help of a century. Raina plays for Chennai Super Kings in IPL.