In Rohit and Raina's combined XI, the likes of cricket legends Sachin Tendulkar (MI) and Australian Mathew Hayden (CSK) found a place along with modern-day stars Hardik Pandya (MI) and Ravindra Jadeja (CSK). West Indies ODI and T20I captain Kieron Pollard was also named with ace pacer Jasprit Bumrah joining him from MI.
Batsman Ambati Rayudu, who played for CSK last season but has also donned Mumbai colours, was also picked as was seasoned South Africa batsman Faf du Plessis (CSK).
#Hitman @ImRo45 and #ChinnaThala @ImRaina pick a combined MI-CSK eleven where the water boys and assistant coaches are as legendary as it gets! #WhistlePodu VC: @mipaltan pic.twitter.com/CUxJYWJQlB
— Chennai Super Kings (@ChennaiIPL) May 14, 2020
and Harbhajan Singh
-- who has also played for both teams -- completed the XI.
Rohit chose to be the assistant batting coach and asked Raina to be the fielding and batting coach of this side.
The IPL is currently postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic which has thrown global life out of gear.
Combined MI & CSK XI: Sachin Tendulkar, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Jasprit Bumrah, Ambati Rayudu, Mathew Hayden, Faf du Plessis, MS Dhoni (C), Dwayne Bravo, Ravindra Jadeja, Harbhajan Singh.
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