The Super Kings of Chennai have introduced 6 players in IPL Auction 2021, s Mouen Ali and Cheteshwar Pujara as two of the big names joining the team. However, the most expensive purchase for CSK was without a cover Krishnapa Gotham, who brought 9.25 crowns.
The Chennai franchise completed all of its overseas slots with the purchase of Ali. The English station wagon was bought at auction for 7 kroner, while CSK took Pujara at its base price of 50 GEL.
Gowtham became the most expensive unlimited player in the history of the tournament. The universal representative was Kings XI Punjab (now Punjab Kings) in the previous edition of the tournament.
Chennai Super Kings released six players before the 2021 auction, which included several of the country’s key players in the previous edition as Kedar jadhav and Piyush Chaula.
While Shane Watson retired from all forms of cricket after the 2020 season, Harbhajan Singh, who missed last year’s IPL in the UAE, was also released from the franchise.
Mahendra Singh Donnie will continue to lead the franchise after confirming during the final match of the 2020 season that he will not bow to the tournament.
The leftist scourge of the country Suresh Raina returned to the squad after his sudden departure from the team before the 2020 season sparked speculation about his place on the team.
Here is the full lineup of CSK for the 2021 season:
MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayuda, KM Asif, Deepak Chahar, Dwayne Bravo,, Faf du Plessis,, Imran Tahir, N Jagadeesan, Karn Sharma, Lungi Ngidi,, Mitchell Santner,, Ravindra Jadeja, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shardul Thakur, Sam Curran, Josh Hazlewood, R Sai Kishore
Bought at auction IPL 2021:
Moeen Ali, Krishnappa Gowtham, Cheteshwar Pujara, K. Bhagath Verma, C Hari Nishaanth, M Harishankar Reddy