One of the most prosperous IPL teams in history is the Chennai Super Kings. Last year they succeeded in a bid as they were able to buy the players they wanted. They made great efforts to buy Australia’s Glenn Maxwell. But they were forced to withdraw after Royal Challengers Bangalore bought him for 14.25 CR. Having said that, CSK (Chennai Super Kings) spent a lot of money on a few players in the latest auction.
Prior to the auction, CSK had a list of players where they focused their efforts. They previously used a similar tactic which helped them add some talented players to their roster. Here are five of the Chennai Super Kings buys that cost the most in IPL history.
The most expensive players CSK bought in the history of IPL:
Moon Ali 7 cr.
The bidding war is canceled with the Punjab Kings and CSK has bought Moeen Ali for 7 CR. They are looking for a beater who can bowl a bit as they only have one overseas. Besides being a powerful T20 hitter, Moeen Ali can also be a useful spinner.
Andrew Flintoff 7.6cr
We had to go back to 2009 because Andrew Flintoff was the main prize draw at the time for British drivers, as Flintoff was a nimble bowler who could hit center or bottom. Most players want him to be on the team.
England’s all-around golfer was preferred by most clubs, but the Chennai Super Kings bought him for $1.55 million, or about 7.6 CR in those days. He only appeared in three games and had no impact on CSK; So this movement is ineffective.
Kedar Jadav 7.8cr
Jadhav initially signed with CSK in a grand bid IPL 2018 for Rs 7.8 million. He won 24 games in the IPL 2018 season opener before being sidelined for the rest of the campaign. He scored 162 times the following year before being disqualified from postseason games. He is available for the entire IPL 2020 season for the first time but he has to sit on the bench after just six games.
Seasoned IPL player Shane Watson has decided to leave the tournament so CSK will be without his services. Aside from Jadhav, Piyush Chawla, Harbhajan Singh and Imran Tahir are set to make their debut, with their CSK vice-captain Suresh Raina rather shirtless. yellow again
Ravindra Jesada 9.2 cr.
Ravindra Jadeja was the only winner in the 2012 IPL Mini auction due to the lack of prominent players in the auction. Most teams therefore have very little budgets. When Ravindra Jadeja’s name was mentioned, the Chennai Super Kings and Deccan Chargers entered the tiebreak as both teams bid at least $2 million.
India’s all-rounder Jadeja was acquired by CSK for an undisclosed amount. Even though he earned $2 million and then converted to 9.2 CR, he was still a key component of the CSK setup, so it was a wise decision.
Deepak Chahar 14 cr.
At the IPL (Indian Premier League) 2022 auction in Bengaluru on Saturday, Chennai Super Kings purchased Indian fast pitcher Deepak Chahar for up to Rs 14 crore. The bowler’s fifth set in auction, the 29-year-old made his IPL debut in 2016 for the Rising Pune Supergiant, where he made five appearances in two seasons and only scored one goal. He is one of those devastating bowlers where he can put pressure on and pick up wickets every now and then.
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