After a long wait, finally good news came for CSK fans when it was learned that England all-rounder Moeen Ali will reach India on Thursday. It has been confirmed by Chennai Super Kings that they have got the visa and they are fully prepared to come to India.
Giving information, his father Munir Ali said that he got the clearance on Wednesday after which he is ready to fly to India. Team CEO Kashi Vishwathan said that they will reach Mumbai by evening and will go directly to isolation. Let us tell you that a three-day quarantine is mandatory before joining the team.
However, it has already been confirmed that he will not be able to play the first match which will be the opening match of IPL 15. This match will be played between Chennai and Kolkata.
Team CEO Vishwanathan said that he will not be available for the first match against Kolkata but we are happy that all the uncertainties are finally put to rest.
According to a report, Moin had applied for his visa on February 28. Even after so many days of submitting the application, he was not able to get the clearance.
They keep coming and going to India, despite this they were facing difficulties in clearing the travel documents. Moeen Ali is an important player for the Chennai team, perhaps that is why the team retained him at a huge cost of 8 crores.
Talking about Moeen Ali’s IPL career, he has 666 runs in 34 matches at an average of 22.94 and his highest score is 66 runs. He has also been effective in bowling for Chennai, he has 16 wickets in IPL.