CSK retained players 2022: 59 matches have been played so far in IPL 2022. Gujarat Titans has also qualified for the playoffs. Soon 3 more teams will confirm their place in the playoffs. In the match between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings on Thursday, MI defeated CSK by 5 wickets. With the defeat in this match, Chennai’s dream of going to the playoffs has also been shattered. CSK had retained 4 players before the mega auction. Read how these players have performed this season.
Chennai retained players
- Ravindra Jadeja-16 crore
- MS Dhoni- 12 crore
- Moeen Ali-8 crore
- Rituraj Gaikwad-6 crore
Before the start of IPL 2022, Chennai Super Kings had returned Ravindra Jadeja by paying Rs 16 crore, along with handing over the command of the team. Jadeja left the captaincy after 6 losses in the first 8 matches. Jadeja has performed disappointingly with bat and ball this season. He has scored only 116 runs in 10 matches at an average of 19.33 and strike rate of 118.36. His highest score in the current season is 26 not out. At the same time, in 10 matches, he has taken only 5 wickets at an economy of 7.51. Recently he was ruled out of IPL 2022 due to injury.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has played 12 matches so far this season. During this, he has scored 199 runs in 11 innings at an average of 39.80 and strike rate of 132.66. In IPL 2022, Dhoni has scored only 1 half-century so far. His 50 not out is his best performance so far.
The 15th season of IPL has not been special for Moeen. He has scored 130 runs in 8 matches at an average of 16.25 and strike rate of 126.21. So far this season he has not been able to score a single half-century. 48 runs is his best performance.
Chennai’s young opener Rituraj has played some good innings this season. At the same time, he has also been seen struggling to score runs in the initial matches. Ritu has scored 313 runs in 12 matches of IPL 2022 at an average of 26.08 and strike rate of 132.62. During this he has scored 2 half-centuries. His highest score so far in the current season is 99 runs.