Four-time IPL champions Chennai Super Kings have retained their four players, which include Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Ravindra Jadeja, Moeen Ali and Ruturaj Gaikwad. Ravindra Jadeja has the highest price. Ravindra Jadeja has been retained for 16 crores, Mahendra Singh Dhoni for 12 crores, Rituraj Gaikwad for 6 crores and Moeen Ali for 8 crores.
Chennai Super Kings will keep an eye on these players in the auction
As you know there is going to be players auction in IPL 2022.Lucknow and Ahmedabad have been included in the IPL for the first time. Before the mega auction, each team had to retain 4 or 3 or 2 players in their squad, in which Chennai Super Kings picked Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Moeen Ali, Ravindra Jadeja and Rituraj Gaikwad.
In the Mega Auction, Chennai Super Kings will try their best to bring back their old player in their team. Chennai Super Kings will try to include the old player as well as the player who has been dropped from the other team, the first being KL Rahul.
Everyone knows that KL Rahul is a very deadly player of T20. KL Rahul who was third in the list of highest run-scorer in IPL 2021 and is the highest run-scorer in IPL of 2020. KL Rahul refused to return to his old IPL team Punjab Kings and sought to be included in the auction, so KL Rahul is currently the most sought after player.
Another name is Ishaan Kishan, Ishaan Kishan, who made his IPL debut for Mumbai Indian and has become a big name today, Chennai Super Kings will definitely try to bring Ishan Kishan in their team.
Shreyas Iyer who has also been the captain of Delhi Capitals earlier and was not successful in getting his team to victory in the final in IPL 2020. Rishabh Pant was made the captain of the team after being ruled out due to injury in IPL 2021. Shreyas Iyer returned to the team in the second leg of IPL 2021 but did not become the captain and Shreyas Iyer was replaced by Delhi Capitals for IPL 2022. Therefore, here Chennai Super Kings will definitely try to include Shreyas Iyer in their team.
Chennai Super Kings will also have a full eye on Kagiso Rabada. Kagiso Rabada was at number 13 in terms of taking the most wickets. In IPL 2021, Kagiso Rabada took 15 wickets in 15 matches. But we know how Kagiso Rabada bowls, Chennai Super Kings would definitely like to have Kagiso Rabada in their team, with the help of which Chennai Super Kings will strengthen their fast bowling unit.
Yuzvendra Chahal is also going to come in the eyes of Chennai Super Kings. It is known to all that Yuzvendra Chahal has performed very well for Team India under the captaincy of Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Yuzvendra Chahal, who used to play for Royal Challengers Bangalore, but this time Yuzvendra Chahal has not been retained by RCB in their team. Yuzvendra Chahal had said in an interview that his second favorite team in IPL is Chennai Super Kings. Dhoni will try his best to include Yuzvendra Chahal in his team.
Trent Boult is one of the best fast bowlers in the world. Trent Boult did very well for Mumbai Indian in IPL 2021 but he did not find a place in Mumbai Indian team for IPL 2022 Chennai Super Kings would definitely like to include Trent Boult in their team.
Deepak Chahar, who was also the best bowler of Chennai Super, although he has not been retained in the squad for IPL 2022, but still Chennai Super Kings will include their best fast bowler Deepak Chahar in their team.