The Chennai Super Kings are looking forward to defending their title during IPL 2022. After a successful auction in February, when they purchased 17 players in addition to their retained four, 2.95 crores remain from their original 90 crore purse.
Full List of Chennai Super Kings Players, Salaries in IPL 2022
|Full name||Price (Cr)||Country||Specialism||Capped/Uncapped|
|Dwayne Bravo||4.4||West Indies||All-rounder||Capped|
|Mitchell Santner||1.9||New Zealand||All-rounder||Capped|
|Adam Milne||1.9||New Zealand||Bowler||Capped|
|Devon Conway||1||New Zealand||Batsman||Capped|
|Maheesh Theekshana||0.7||Sri Lanka||Bowler||Capped|
|Dwaine Pretorius||0.5||South Africa||All-rounder||Capped|
Retained CSK Players: Ravindra Jadeja, MS Dhoni, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Moeen Ali
The highest-paid player is Ravindra Jadeja (16 crore), followed by MS Dhoni (12 crore), both of whom were retained by CSK. Moeen Ali (8 crore) , Ambati Rayudu (6.75) and Ruturaj Gaikwad (6 crore) were are also among the top 5 earning players.
Overseas CSK Players: Maheesh Theekshana, Chris Jordan, Dwaine Pretorius, Devon Conway, Adam Milne, Mitchell Santner, Dwayne Bravo, Moeen Ali
Moeen Ali ,who was retained by CSK ahead of the auction, is the top-paid overseas player with 8 crores. Dwayne Bravo and Mitchell Santner were next on the list, bought for 4.4 crores and 3.6 crores respectively. Milne and Santner were purchased for 1.9 crores apiece.
Uncapped Indian Players:
N Jagadeesan, Hari Nishaanth, Subhranshu Senapati, KM Asif, Mukesh Choudhary, Simarjeet Singh, Rajvardhan Hangargekar, Bhagath Varma, Prashant Solanki, Tushar Deshpande
There were a total of ten uncapped Indian players bought by CSK, eight of whom were purchased at their base price of 20 lakh. Rajvardhan Hangargekar, part of India U-19’s victorious side in the World Cup earlier this year, was bought for 1.5crores. Prashant Solanki was the next highest-paid on the list of uncapped players, his salary standing at 1.2 crores.