Chennai: Chennai Super Kings repurchased Deepak Chahar, Dwayne Bravo, Ambati Rayudu, and Robin Uthappa in the IPL Mega Auction 2022, demonstrating their commitment to keeping their core group of players.
CSK and Rajasthan Royals went head-to-head in a bidding war to reclaim Chahar, with Chennai winning for Rs 14 crore, making him the auction’s second most expensive purchase. Since 2018, Chahar has been linked with CSK.
Ravindra Jadeja (16 crore), MS Dhoni (12 crore), Ruturaj Gaikwad (8 crore), and Moeen Ali were all retained (6 crore)
Deepak Chahar (14 crores), Robin Uthappa (2 crores), Ambati Rayudu (6.75 crores), Devon Conway (1 crore), Subhranshu Senapati (20 lakhs), KM Asif (20 lakhs), Tushar Deshpande (20 lakhs), Maheesh Theekshana (70 lakhs), Simarjeet Singh (20 lakhs), Adam Milne (1.90 crore), Mukesh Choudhary (20 lakhs), Dway (20 lakh)
87.05 crore rupees were spent from the purse.
Rs 2.95 crore is left in the purse.
Strength of the squad: 25 (17 Indian, 8 overseas)