IPL team Chennai Super Kings selected Suresh Raina and did an agreement with him of three years. Thus Suresh Raina became part of Chennai Super Kings for 650,000 dollars. The part played by Suresh Raina in the beginning version of the sporting competition helped the IPL team to overcome the gradual decline in the game activity by losing of distinguish cricketers like Matthew Hayden, Michael Hussey and Jacob Oram. So Rain made a substantial role in the Chennai Super Kings. Suresh Raina played a vital role in the final conference of sport repairing the losses bringing victory to Chennai Super Kings they wanted to measure up for the last round of the competition.
Finally the Chennai Super Kings completed as the second best team in the competition and Suresh Raina made almost major runs for the team. Suresh Raina IPL performance includes scoring 434 runs in 14 games played in the year 2009 at the impress place over 140.00. He scored 98 runs from only 55 balls in the match opposed to Rajasthan Royals played at Centurion. He missed to make 100 runs owing to minting mistake. Raina stands in the fourth position of the most important performer in achieving runs in the competition and stood second for the Super Kings following Orange-cap bearer Matthew Hayden. Suresh Raina IPL presentation got him to reach the position of fifth economical bowler of the overall competition by claiming total 7 wickets. Suresh Raina exceeded Australian famous player Adam Gilchrist middle of the tournament by his uniform batting during the cricket series which gained him public clapping and making him as the incomparable run maker in the competition. In the absence of the captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni due to injury, Suresh Raina headed the Super Kings team as the captain in the three IPL matches during which he has taken few stunning catches in the playing area. He succeeded in making in all 520 runs, establishing him as the third highest run achiever in the series and top player of the Chennai Super Kings. Suresh was presented honor of Best Fielder Award by the BCCI before the last match of the series.
Suresh bet a important 50 runs in the final match which reversed the match to Chennai Super Kings side who in the end defeated the Mumbai Indians becoming the camps in the competition. Suresh Rain made the track record of making highest number of runs and also of aiming highest number of catches in the series out of which two records are still to be cracked at the final of the tournament. Raina too bang the position of gaining second maximum number of sixes after Adam Gilchrist in the three versions of the sport conference. Thus Suresh Rain IPL career contributed much in making his position strong in the national and international cricket. Chennai Super Kings held back Suresh Raina in the Indian Premier League for the year 2011 together with Murali Vijay, Albie Morkel, and captain Dhoni. The performance of Suresh Raina in the IPL 2011 was also best and he succeeded in holding his position as the heading run scorekeeper passing over 400 runs and becoming the sole player to do so for the entire IPL matches played till date. Riana’s one of the important performances is considered at the match played opposed to Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Qualifier where he played a sensational innings to get the game in the side of Chennai Super Kings.
Despite struggling to find form in the initial stages of the 2012 IPL, Raina found form in the latter stages and finished the tournament as Chennai's leading run scorer, scoring 441 runs and on the course became the only player to score 400 runs in every IPL. He scored a blistering 73 in the final against Kolkata Knight Riders and added 116 with Mike Hussey, who scored a magnificent 86, to help his team put a big total on board. He became the first player in the history of IPL to cross the mark of 2000 IPL runs.
In 2013 IPL Raina scored 548 runs at a healthy average of 42.15 and strike rate of 150.13. At the start of the season he was struggling with his form but in the later half he regained his form. He scored his maiden hundred in IPL against Kings X1 Punjab. Raina scored an astonishing 99 not out off 52 deliveries against Sunrisers Hyderabad and helped Chennai Super Kings to score a mammoth 223 runs. This was Chennai Super Kings 3rd highest Total. In the 1st Qualifier against MI he along with Hussey pounded MI bowlers to reach a score of 193 for 1. He is an outstanding player for Chennai Super Kings.