Chennai Super Kings Team IPL 2022 Player List, Retained Player
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The four-times IPL champion, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will be in the spotlight as the proceedings of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 Mega Auction begins, today at 12 noon. Chennai Super Kings Team IPL 2022 Player List, Retained Player.

The franchise had a stable squad ahead of the IPL 2022, but due to the mega auction, the players had to be released. Now, CSK will look to bring back their players from the auction table, which isn’t going to be a cakewalk.

Chennai Super Kings (CSK) Team IPL 2022 and Player Retention:

For the IPL 2022 Mega Auction, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) have INR 48 Crores of purse value/money which will be used in the purchase of the players. The yellow brigade retained four of their premier players ahead of the mega auction which is listed below with their price.

Player NamePrice/Salary (INR)Role
Ravindra Jadeja16 CroresAll Rounder
MS Dhoni12 CroresWicketkeeper-batsman
Moeen Ali8 CroresAll Rounder
Ruturaj Gaikwad6 CroresBatsman

MS Dhoni believes in backing senior players and has a knack for bringing out the best from them in crucial situations. The likes of Dwayne Bravo, Ambati Rayudu and Robin Uthappa are prime examples of how Dhoni’s brain functions.

Rayudu and Robin Uthappa are nowhere near the Indian setup, nor they were a regular player in their previous franchise, however, both flipped the tables once they entered CSK setup.

Uthappa was absolutely magnificent in the IPL 2021 final against KKR while Rayudu has time and again showed why he still is the best middle-order batsman.

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It would have been extremely hard for CSK to release their best players to the mega auction, but that is how the IPL operates. Nevertheless, CSK will be having its chances to get its player back in the mega auction 2022.

Chennai Super Kings (CSK) IPL 2022 Team and Player List:

Player Name PriceRole
MS DhoniINR 15 CroresWicketkeeper Batsman
Suresh RainaINR 11 CroresBatsman
Ruturaj GaikwadINR 20 LakhsBatsman
Faf du PlessisINR 1.60 CroresBatsman
Ambati RayuduINR 2.20 CroresBatsman
Robin UthappaNABatsman
Narayan JagadeesanINR 20 LakhsBatsman
C Hari NishaanthRs 20 lakhBatsman
Cheteshwar PujaraRs 50 lakhBatsman
R Sai Kishore Rs 20 lakhBowler
K M AsifRs 40 lakhBowler
Mitchell SantnerRs 50 lakhBowler
Lungi NgidiRs 50 lakhBowler
Deepak ChaharRs 80 lakhBowler
Imran TahirRs 1.00 croreBowler
Josh Hazlewood Rs 2.00 croreBowler
Karn SharmaRs 5.00 croreBowler
M Harisankar ReddyRs 20 lakhBowler
Ravindra JadejaRs 7 croreAll Rounder
Dwayne BravoRs 6.40 croreAll Rounder
Sam CurranRs 5.50 croreAll Rounder
Shardul ThakurRs 2.60 croreAll Rounder
Krishnappa GowthamRs 9.25 crAll-Rounder
Moeen AliRs 7 croreAll-Rounder
K.Bhagath VarmaRs 20 lakhAll-Rounder
*This is CSK’s IPL 2021 Complete Squad, we will update this squad once IPL 2022 Mega Auction is completed.

CSK Squad Update on 13 February 2022 After Mega Auction Day 1:

CSKRobin UthappaIndia2 crore2 crore
CSKDwayne BravoWI2 crore4.4 crore
CSKAmbati RayuduIndia2 crore6.75 crore
CSKDeepak ChaharIndia2 crore14 crore
CSKKM AsifIndia20 lakh20 lakh
CSKTushar DeshpandeIndia20 lakh20 lakh

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