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Chennai Super Kings Squad for IPL 2022- CSK Players list & Retentions

The last edition IPL winner, Chennai super kings squad will be changed due to a mega auction. This year IPL will feature 10 teams for the very first time. So, in order to maintain the balance among teams, the Mega auction will be held before IPL 2022.

IPL 2022 mega auction will take place in December. BCCI Informed Franchise to make a retention list for the players before 30 November. However, it’s mostly confirmed by the Board Of Chennai which player they are most likely to retain.

Retantion policy & Mega auction salary cap

Each IPL team has 90 crores in their purse including the new franchise, Lucknow and Ahmedabad. Old franchises have the benefit to retain a maximum of 4 players from their previous squad. However, the final amount to retaining players will be cut from the mega auction purse.

How the retentions will work?  

Deductions for 4 Players – Rs 42 crore. Player 1 Rs 16 Cr, player two Rs 12 Cr, Player three Rs 8 Cr, and player 4 will get 6 Cr.

Deduction for 3 Players – Rs 33 crore. Player 1 will get 15 Cr, two will get 11 Cr, and player three will get 7 Cr.

Deductions for 2 Players – Rs 24 crore. Player one will get 14 Cr and player two will get 10 Cr.

Deduction for 1 Player – Rs 14 crore

Have a look at how Chennai super kings squad for IPL 2022 look like:

Chennai super kings Squad

1MS Dhoni16 Cr
2Ravindra Jadeja12 Cr
3Ruturaj Gaikwad6 Cr
4Moeen Ali8 Cr

There is no question on why Chennai kings are retaining MS Dhoni again. Former Indian skipper won 4 IPL titles for Chennai kings. Despite the age of 40, Chennai is spending big on MS Dhoni for his experience.

Ruturaj Gaikwad has a wonderful IPL. Won orange cap and played a winning hand in Chennai Glory.

Due to his fielding commitment and on-field presence of mind, Jadeja is retained by CSK. He comes in handy in the lower order and can dismantle any opposition with his spin bowling.

Moen Ali with his excellence in form batting and hitting the ball hard will earn him a place in the squad.

FAQs Regarding Chennai super kings Suqad

Q. What is the purse for CSK?

A. Each team in this year’s IPL has a 90 crore purse.

Q. Will Suresh Raina go to be part of CSK?

A. It’s possible CSK buys him in the auction.

Q. Possible retained players by CSK?

A. MS Dhoni, Ravindra Jadjega, Moeen Ali, and Ruturaj Gaikwad

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