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IPL 2023 Auction: Chennai Super Kings (CSK) can bid on these two overseas players: Chennai Super Kings, one of the most popular teams in the IPL, is going to have a very important season in the 2023 edition. because all cricket experts and fans believe that this could be MS Dhoni’s final IPL season. The team has won the IPL trophy four times under Dhoni’s captaincy (2010, 2011, 2018, and 2021).

The IPL auction is going to be held on 23rd December, for which the franchisees of all the teams have already started preparing. The franchise of Chennai Super Kings retained 18 players this year while 8 players were shown the way out. Chennai has 20.45 crores left with which they can buy 7 players in their team. Out of 7 players, 2 overseas players they can grab. So let us know further in the article those two players on whom Chennai Super Kings can bid during the auction.

Kane Williamson

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There will be no such fan who does not know Kane Williamson; we are all crazy about his ability to maintain his coolness even in difficult situations on the field. 32-year-old Kane Williamson can lead the team as well as open well for the team. All cricket fans are aware of his batting technique.

He has played a total of 76 matches in the IPL so far, in which he has scored 2101 runs at a strike rate of 126 and an average of 36. In the IPL 2022 edition, Sunrisers Hyderabad spent a lot of money on him. They retained him for 14 crores, but due to the poor performance of the team, Williamson was released by the SRH franchise.

In the 2023 auction, Kane Williamson’s base price is 2 crores.

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Sam Curran

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The demand for players like Sam Curran is very high in modern-day cricket, especially in T20. The more all-rounders the team has, the better the team does. And we all are aware of Sam Curran’s current performance. He played an important role in his team becoming the World Cup winner, due to which he also got the Man of the Tournament award.

Sam Curran has so far scored a total of 337 runs in 32 matches at a strike rate of 149, while bowling 32 wickets in 32 matches. Sam has played for Chennai in the past as well, so he will be the first choice of the franchise.

Sam Curran’s base price is 2 crores.

Note: Since the franchise can buy only two foreign players during the auction, if the franchise is unable to buy either of them, then the franchise can bid on Ben Stokes and Nicholas Pooran as well.

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