Three times IPL champion and one of the most successful IPL team, Chennai Super Kings can target to win their fourth Indian Premier League title this year. They have one of most successful captain MS Dhoni who can continue to lead their side in IPL 2020. CSK has not made many changes in their team from the previous year IPL. They bought a few players in IPL 2020 auction.
Last year, Chennai Super Kings reached in the finals but lost against Mumbai Indians in a thrilling encounter. This year, they can try to win the IPL title again.
Faf Du Plessis, Imran Tahir, Dwayne Bravo and Shane Watson or Lungi Ngidi will be their four overseas players in their first paying XI. Shane Watson or Ambati Raydu will open the inning with Faf Du Plessis. Suresh Raina to bat at no. 3 while Kedar Jadhav to bat at number 4 While, MS Dhoni and DJ Bravo will bat at number 5 and 6 respectively.
CSK always a spin bowling deepened team in every season of IPL. So they will play with three spinners and two fast bowling option.
Chennai Super Kings Squad for IPL 2020
MS Dhoni, Josh Hazlewood, Kedar Jadhav, Harbhajan Singh, Karn Sharma, Piyush Chawla, Ambati Rayudu, Suresh Raina, Imran Tahir, Deepak Chahar, Faf du Plessis, Shardul Thakur, Mitchell Santner, Dwayne Bravo, Lungi Ngidi, Sam Curran, Monu Kumar, Shane Watson, Sai Kishore, Narayan Jagadeesan, Ruturaj Gaikwad, KM Asif, Ravindra Jadeja, M Vijay,
Possible Playing XI of CSK team for the first match of IPL 2020
- Faf Du Plessis
- Ambati Rayudu/Shane Watson
- Suresh Raina
- Kedar Jadhav
- MS Dhoni
- DJ Bravo
- Ravindra Jadeja
- Imran Tahir
- Harbhajan Singh/Piyush Chawla
- Shardul Thakur/Lungi Ngidi
- Deepak Chahar