The Chennai Rhinos team are an excited lot as today ( Jan 19) is the curtain raiser of the CCL 3 in Mumbai.
The team has won the championship twice and have been preparing hard for a hat trick. Shanthnu Bhagyaraj, one of the 16 players in the team has tweeted, “Off to Mumbai tomorrow:-) CCL3 Curtain Raiser !” Vishal is the
captain of the team which now has two new coaches, Thyaga and Santosh Gopi.
The team members have been practicing hard from December onwards taking short breaks for New Year and Pongal. The practice has been going on at the Cricket Drome on the OMR in Chennai.
Actor Vishnu who had an injury after CCL 2 is excited to be back in action this time and is raring to go. Vikranth, who is one of the key players is the vice captain.
Two new teams have been included in the CCL this year, namely Bhojpuri and Marathi. The team will return after the curtain raiser where Salman Khan, Prabhu Deva, Katrina and Bipasha will be performing live.
The first match is on Feb 9th in Kochi