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IPL 2015: Chennai Super Kings team Preview

IPL 2015: Chennai Super Kings team Preview IPL 8
IPL 2015, Chennai super kings going strong under the captaincy of MS Dhoni and they are 2 time title winner. Stephen Fleming is looking into the team coaching and players auction.

Star Players: MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina and Brendon McCullum

Batting: With Michael Hussey, Dwayne Smith, Brendon McCullum, Faf Duplessis, MS Dhoni and Suresh Raina. Chennai Super Kings is very strong in batting with Ravindra Jadeja and Dwayne Bravo serving them as all rounders. 7th place is a little concern for them they tried Mithun Manhas in that place in 2014. Batting is their main strength in IPL 2015

Bowling: Ravinchandran Ashwin and Mohit Sharma are trump cards for them. Ishwar Pandey bowled beautifully in 2014. Having all rounders in the form of Irfan Pathan, Ravindra Jadeja and Dwayne Bravo is a key for them. Having all rounders will give edge to CSK in IPL 8.

Chennai Super Kings Retained squad -MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina,  Mithun Manhas, Mohit Sharma, Brendon McCullum, Dwayne Bravo, Dwayne Smith, Faf du Plessis, Ashish Nehra, Baba Aparajith,  Matt Henry, Pawan Negi, R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Ishwar Pandey, Samuel Badree, Ronit More

Purchased players - Michael Hussey (Aus), Irfan Pathan, Rahul Sharma, Kyle Abbott (SA), Pratyush Singh, Ankush Bains, Eklavya Dwivedi, Andrew Tye

Csk will play their 1sr match against DD on April 9 in IPL 8.

CSK performance

Year stages position
 2008  Runner  2
 2009  Semifinals  3
 2010  Winner   1
 2011  Winner  1
 2012  Runner  2
 2013  Runner   2
 2014  Semi Finals  3

Csk will play their 1sr match against DD on April 9 in IPL 8.


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