IPL 2020 Chennai Super Kings (CSK) Team Squad: The Chennai Super Kings (CSK) is an Indian franchise cricket team that was founded in the year 2008 and is based in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, which plays in the Indian Premier League (IPL). The team is considered to be one of the best teams in the IPL series.
The team plays its home matches at the M. A. Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. After serving a two-year suspension from the IPL starting July 2015 for the alleged involvement of their owners in the 2013 IPL betting case (along with Rajasthan Royals).
The team is captained by Mahendra Singh Dhoni who has led the team to a total of three victories since the year 2008 and os being coached by Stephen Fleming.
Chennai Super Kings Administration and Support Staff
- Owner: Chennai Super Kings Cricket Ltd, N. Srinivasan
- Head Coach: Stephen Fleming
- Batting coach: Michael Hussey
- Bowling coach: Lakshmipathy Balaji
- Bowling consultant: Eric Simons
- Team Doctor: Dr.Madhu
- Physio: Tommy Simsek
- Fielding coach: Rajiv Kumar
- Physical trainer: Gregory King
- Logistics Manager: Sanjay Natarajan
- Team manager: Russell Radhakrishnan
- High-Performance analyst: Lakshmi Narayanan
CSK Current Squad
|Name||Batting style||Bowling style||Signed year|
|Murali Vijay||Right-handed||Right-arm off-break||2018|
|Suresh Raina||Left-handed||Right-arm off-break||2018|
|Faf du Plessis||Right-handed||Right-arm leg break||2018|
|Dhruv Shorey||Right-handed||Right-arm off-break||2018|
|Kedar Jadhav||Right-handed||Right-arm off-break||2018|
|Ravindra Jadeja||Left-handed||Slow left-arm orthodox||2018|
|Chaitanya Bishnoi||Left-handed||Slow left-arm orthodox||2018|
|Shane Watson||Right-handed||Right-arm fast-medium||2018|
|Karn Sharma||Left-handed||Right-arm leg break||2018|
|Dwayne Bravo||Right-handed||Right-arm medium-fast||2018|
|David Willey||Left-handed||Left-arm fast||2018|
|Mitchell Santner||Left-handed||Slow left-arm orthodox||2018|
|MS Dhoni||Right-handed||Right-arm medium||2018|
|Mohit Sharma||Right-handed||Right-arm fast-medium||2019|
|Lungi Ngidi||Right-handed||Right-arm fast||2018|
|Monu Kumar||Right-handed||Right-arm medium||2018|
|KM Asif||Right-handed||Right-arm fast-medium||2018|
|Harbhajan Singh||Right-handed||Right-arm off-break||2018|
|Scott Kuggeleijn||Right-handed||Right-arm fast-medium||2019|
|Shardul Thakur||Right-handed||Right-arm medium-fast||2018|
|Deepak Chahar||Right-handed||Right-arm medium-fast||2018|
|Imran Tahir||Right-handed||Right-arm leg break||2018|
Chennai Super Kings Controversy
Chennai Super Kings suffered a two-year ban from the IPL which was in the year 2016 and 2017 starting from July 2015.
The Super Kings after two years returned to the league in the year 2018, after they served a two-year suspension from the IPL which started in July 2015 for the alleged participation of their owners in the 2013 IPL betting case (together with Rajasthan Royals).
But as they arrived after completing their 2-year ban, they won the championship in the comeback season, it’s third overall to tie Mumbai Indians for the record for most IPL title wins.
CSK IPL All Seasons Results
- In the year 2008, CSK were the Runners-up
- In the year 2009, CSK managed to the Playoffs (2nd/8)
- In the year 2010, CSK were the Champions and won the trophy for the first time
- In the year 2011, CSK again won the title trophy and became the Champions
- In the year 2012, CSK were the Runners-up
- In the year 2013, CSK were the Runners-up
- In the year 2014, CSK managed to the Playoffs (3rd/8)
- In the year 2015, CSK were the Runners-up
- In the year 2016, CSK were suspended due to the ban
- In the year 2017, CSK were suspended due to the ban
- In the year 2018, CSK won the championship trophy and became the champions
- In the year 2019, CSK was the runner-up.
Overall, CSK is one of the top strongest teams in IPL series and to date from the beginning of IPL series till 2019 IPL season Chennai Super Kings made a three-time success. The team also has the best win percentage that is, 61.56%. There is a great possibility that next season to the team may win the tournament.