Chennai Super Kings is considered to be one of the most successful teams of IPL and this season they will try to perform to their laurels.
CSK need their fifth title. (CSK Twitter)
Indian Premier League is starting from Saturday. This season once again all eyes are on one of the most successful teams of the league, Chennai Super Kings. (Chennai Super Kings) But will stay Mahendra Singh Dhoni (MS Dhoni) IPL-2022 captained by Chennai Super Kings(IPL 2022) Will enter as the current winner. He won the league title for the fourth time by defeating Kolkata Knight Riders in the final of last season. She is one title behind Mumbai Indians’ record of winning five titles and would like to equalize Mumbai this time by winning the title for the second time in a row.
The team will once again come under the captaincy of Dhoni. Last season there were speculations that IPL-2021 could be Dhoni’s last season but Dhoni had ended these speculations only last season. Now in this new season, his fans are expecting the same amazing from Dhoni’s team. For which this team is known. This team is known as Daddy Army because most of the players in this team are old.
Chennai had retained Dhoni, Ravindra Jadeja and Rituraj Gaikwad before the auction. After this, he succeeded in reconnecting his old teammates in the auction. Although some players missed out and moved to another team, Chennai have almost retained their core team. The real strength of this team is that it has its own core team. At the same time, the batting of this team also looks strong. Last season’s Orange Cap winner Gaikwad is there, not only will Faf du Plessis be with him this time but the team has a batsman like Devon Conway in his place.
The team’s batting has names of Moeen Ali, Ambati Rayudu and Robin Uthappa who will handle the middle order of the team. Chennai has Dwayne Bravo, Ravindra Jadeja and captain Dhoni in the lower order. This time the team has also added all-rounder Shivam Dubey with them.
This team looks a bit weak in bowling. The team has neither Josh Hazlewood nor Lungi Ngidi nor Shardul Thakur this time. Deepak Chahar’s injury has also increased the team’s concern. It is expected that Chahar will make a comeback after missing the first few matches. In such a situation, the responsibility will be on Bravo, the new players of the team, Adam Milne, Chris Jordan, KM Asif. Fast bowler Rajvardhan Hengergekar, who won the World Cup with the Under-19 team, will also be with this team.
Features of CSK
The specialty of CSK is that this team does not disintegrate even under pressure. One big reason for this is Captain Dhoni who is also known as Captain Cool. Dhoni knows how to take the team out of pressure and how to give confidence to the players. In 2020, the team could not go to the playoffs for the first time but this team made a strong comeback the next season and won.
CSK have won the title four times in 2010, 2011, 2018 and 2021. Apart from this, she has been runner-up in 2008, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2019. CSK’s record is that they have reached the playoffs every time except once.
MS Dhoni (Captain), Ravindra Jadeja, Rituraj Gaikwad, Moeen Ali, Robin Uthappa, Dwayne Bravo, Ambati Rayudu, Deepak Chahar, Shivam Dubey, Chris Jordan, Mahesh Thekshana, Rajvardhan Hengergekar, Devon Conway, Dwayne Pretorius, Mitchell Santner, Adam Milne , Mukesh Chaudhary, Prashant Solanki, K. Bhagat Verma, C. Hari Nishant, N. Jagdishan, KM Asif, Tushar Deshpande, Simarjit Singh.
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