The remaining phase of the Indian Premier League 2021 will kickstart on September 19 and Chennai Super Kings will play their opening game against Mumbai Indians on September 19 in Dubai.
They are scheduled to play 7 matches during the group stage of the UAE leg of IPL 2021. Chennai Super Kings were impressive in the first half of the tournament, with five wins from seven games. They are currently placed at the second spot in the points table with 10 points in their account.
They won matches against Punjab Kings, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Kolkata Knight Riders, Rajasthan Royals, Royal Challengers Bangalore while their 2 losses came against Delhi Capitals and Mumbai Indians.
Chennai Super Kings haven’t announced any replacements for the UAE leg. Hence they will go in with the same squad in the remaining phase of the tournament and all the international stars are expected to make it to the tournament. Faf Du Plessis‘s concussion injuries were a concern earlier, but he has stated that he will play IPL. Currently he is playing CPL.
Chennai Super Kings Squad:
MS Dhoni (C), Ambati Rayudu, C Hari Nishanth, Cheteshwar Pujara, Deepak Chahar, Dwayne Bravo, Faf du Plessis, Harisankar Reddy, Imran Tahir, Josh Hazlewood, K Bhagath Varma, K Gowtham, Karn Sharma, KM Asif, Lungi Ngidi, Mitchell Santner, Moeen Ali, Narayan Jagadeesan, R Sai Kishore, Ravindra Jadeja, Robin Uthappa, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Sam Curran, Shardul Thakur, Suresh Raina