Chennai Super Kings is one of the most successfull teams in indian Premier league T20’s short history, they won the competition twice under the shrewd captaincy of Indian national captain MS Dhoni, who recently retired from Test cricket and looking to focus more on limited over cricket. Chennai Super Kings are currently coping with couple of court battles which include ownership issues and the match fixing allegations. Going into the 2015 IPL Auction, CSK retained most of their star players from 2014 season and below is the list of players who have been retained and what budget they will go into the 2015 auction.
The remaining budget left for Chennai Super Kings is around Rs 5 crores which is the lowest of all 8 teams going into the 2015 IPL Auction. Below table shows the players which has been retained by CSK team and we will be updated the players bought in IPL auction of 16th February 2015 with live updates right here.
|NO#||PLAYERS RETAINED||IPL AUCTION BUYS|
|1||MS Dhoni||Michael Hussey (Rs 1.50 crore)|
|2||Ashish Nehra||Irfan Ptahan (1.5 cror)|
|3||Brendon McCullum||Andrew Tye (20 lakh)|
|4||Dwayne Bravo||Pratyush Singh (10 lakh)|
|5||Dwayne Smith||Ankush Bains (10 lakhs)|
|6||Faf du Plessis||Kyle Abbott ( 30 lakh)|
|7||Suresh Raina||Rahul Sharma|
|8||Ravindra Jadeja||Eklavya Dwivedi (10 lakh)|
|14||Ishwar Chandra Pandey|
Chennai Super Kings 2015 IPL Team Squad:
17 players from the 2014 season has been retained with under performing australia trio of David Hussey, John Hastings and Ben Hilfenhaus getting release from the squad. There are only four players which were let go by Chennai Super Kings which are.
Players Released By Chennai Super Kings:
- Ben Hilfenhaus
- John Hastings
- Vijay Shankar
- David Hussey