Gearing up for IPL season 2021 mini-auctions, franchises on January 20 announced the list of retained marquee players and released ones to retrieve more money in the auction purse. While the most surprise package was the retention of Suresh Raina, who left the team last season, CSK has yet again shown confidence on its skipper MS Dhoni and released Murali Vijay, Harbhajan Singh and Shane Watson. The defending champions Mumbai Indians, in a… read-more
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Chennai Super Kings CEO Kasi Viswanathan announced on October 21 that the team's star all-rounder Dwayne Bravo will not be playing the rest of the season owing to groin injuries. Earlier, in a match against Delhi Capitals, Bravo suffered an injury while fielding which required an immediate exit from the field. The 37-year-old cricketer played six games in the season scoring seven runs and picking up six wickets with an economy of 8.57.
The chances of Chennai Super Kings qualifying to the playoffs diminished further as they suffered a 7-wicket loss against the Rajasthan Royals. Thanks to the shaky opening and tumbling middle-order, batting first after winning the toss did not go well for CSK. Although MS Dhoni and Jadeja tried to keep CSK walking with their 51-run partnership, it was too less to compensate the damage inflicted upon the team already. Consequently, Chennai… read-more
Shikhar Dhawan's scintillating knock of 101 runs off just 58 deliveries brought a comprehensive victory to the Delhi Capitals. Winning the toss, Chennai Super Kings' captain MS Dhoni decided to bat first, but Sam Curran's early wicket came as a setback against the decision. However, Handy knocks from Faf du Plessis, Shane Watson and Ambati Rayudu and a much needed cameo from Ravindra Jadeja put a total of 179 runs on CSK's scoreboard. Delhi… read-more
MS Dhoni's yellow brigade started the second half of its IPL 2020 journey in a convincing manner with defeating Sunrisers Hyderabad in October 13 match. Batting first after winning the toss, Chennai tweaked its opening pair that surely paid off well. Though Faf du Plessis went for a golden duck, Sam Curran fired a quick 31 runs off 21 balls. This gave momentum to Shane Watson and Ambati Rayudu to play an anchor inning in the middle overs.… read-more
In the 14th match of IPL 2020, Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni broke another record. Playing against Sunrisers Hyderabad, Dhoni became the highest appearing player in the IPL history with 194 matches. He broke the record of 193 appearances that was earlier held by his teammate Suresh Raina. For his 194 IPL matches played, Dhoni has represented two franchise in the tournament: Chennai Super Kings and Rising Pune Supergiant.… read-more
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