IPL 7: The Chennai Super Kings squad

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Updated: Friday, February 14, 2014, 13:23 [IST]
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Bangalore, Feb 13: Controversy-hit Chennai Super Kings picked 15 players during the two-day IPL 7 Auction.

The squads: MI; RCB; KKR; KXIP; SRH; DD; RR

After having retained their maximum quota of five, CSK used their right to match card for Faf du Plessis. They had to pay Rs 4.75 crores for the South African, thus becoming the costliest buy for them.

IPL 7: The Chennai Super Kings squad

Here is CSK's full squad after the auction.

Chennai Super Kings Squad for IPL 7

Squad strength: 20. Amount spent: Rs 59.8 crores (Rs 20 lakhs remaining). Funds for five retentions: Rs 39 crores

Costliest player: Faf du Plessis Rs 4.75 crores

Overseas players: 8

Batsmen: 5. Bowlers: 9. All-rounders: 4. Wicketkeepers: 2

1. MS Dhoni (India, captain, wicketkeeper/batsman) Retained

2. Suresh Raina (India, batsman) Retained

3. Ravindra Jadeja (India, all-rounder) Retained

4. R Ashwin (India, spinner) Retained

5. Dwayne Bravo (West Indies, all-rounder) Retained

6. Faf du Plessis (South Africa, batsman) Rs 4.75 crores - Right to match

7. Dwayne Smith (West Indies, batsman) Rs 4.5 crores

8. Brendon McCullum (New Zealand, wicketkeeper/batsman) Rs 3.25 cr

9. Mohit Sharma (India, fast bowler) Rs 2 cr

10. Ashish Nehra (India, fast bowler) Rs 2 cr

11. Ishwar Pandey (India, fast bowler) Rs 1.5 cr

12. Ben Hilfenhaus (Australia, fast bowler) Rs 1 cr

13. John Hastings (Australia, all-rounder) Rs 50 lakhs

14. Matt Henry (New Zealand, fast bowler) Rs 30 lakhs

15. Samuel Badree (West Indies, spinner) Rs 30 lakhs

16. Mithun Manhas (India, all-rounder) Rs 30 lakhs

17. Vijay Shankar (India, all-rounder) Rs 10 lakhs

18. Baba Aparajith (India, batsman) Rs 10 lakhs

19. Ronit More (India, fast bowler) Rs 10 lakhs

20. Pawan Negi (India, spinner) Rs 10 lakhs


Story first published:  Thursday, February 13, 2014, 18:52 [IST]
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