Indian Premier League cricket – Chennai Super Kings 3

Indian Premier League cricket – Chennai Super Kings

A detailed profile of the Chennai Super kings, the profile and performance statistics in T20 matches. This includes first class T20 matches as well.

Logo : Roaring Lion
Tagline : Fearless entertainers who will play to win.
Owned By : India Cements
Ownership Cost : $91 million
Brand Ambassadors : Actors Vijay and Nayanthara
Home Ground : MA Chidambaram Stadium

Coach : Kepler Wessels
Captain : Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Players and Contract Fee

PlayerCountryPrice
Paid
Role
MS DhoniIndia$1,500,000Wicket Keeper Batsman
Jacob OramNew Zealand$675,000Rt. Arm
Medium Fast, RH Bat
Albie MorkelSouth Africa$675,000Rt. Arm
Medium Fast, LH Batsman
Suresh RainaIndia$600,000LH Batsman,
Good Fielder
Muttiah MuralitharanSri Lanka$600,000Rt Arm Off Spin Bowler
Mathew HaydenAustralia$375,000LH
Opening Batsman
Michael HusseyAustralia$350,000LH
middle order batsman
Stephen FlemingNew Zealand$350,000LH
Opening Batsman
Parthiv PatelIndia$325,000Wicket
Keeper Batsman
Joginder SharmaIndia$225,000Rt Arm
Medium Fast, RH Batsman
Makhaya NtiniSouth Africa$200,000Rt
Arm Fast Bowler
S. BadrinathTamilnaduNilRH Bat, Rt
Arm Offspin
R.AshwinTamilnaduNilRH Bat, Rt Arm Offspin
Vidyuth
Sivaramakrishnan
TamilnaduNilleft-arm Spin, LH Bat
Anirudh SrikkanthTamilnaduNilRight-hand bat

T20 Batting Statistics

PlayerMatInnsNORunsHSAveSR
MS Dhoni1092

17245

24.57

111.68
Jacob Oram983

24266*

48.40

164.62
Michael Hussey20152

48488

28.00

129.24
Albie Morkel1181

19643

28.00

133.33
Suresh Raina111

33*

75.00
Mathew Hayden993

30873*

51.33

143.92
Michael Hussey1271

13737

22.83

129.42
Stephen Fleming550

11038

22.00

129.41
Parthiv Patel980

15957

19.87

134.74
Joginder Sharma1272

7335

14.60

132.72
S. Badrinath552

13140*

43.66

110.08
Vidyuth S961

15637

31.20

139.28
Anirudh Srikkanth990

28550

31.66

137.68

T20 Bowling Statistics

PlayerMatInnsBallsRunsWktsBBMAveEconSR
Jacob Oram98120

2022

1/14

101.0010.1060.00
Albie Morkel1111156

1636

1/12

16.006.2626.00
Muttiah Muralitharan1124

272

2/27

13.506.7512.00
Joginder Sharma1212231

30710

3/23

30.707.9723.10
Makhaya Ntini1616330

41111

2/22

37.367.4730.00
R.Ashwin1010202

21310

3/15

21.306.3220.20
Vidyuth S99150

17311

4/24

15.726.9213.60

The team appears to have a good batting line up with most batsmen having a good strike rate of more than 100.

The bowling however appeasr to be slightly weak with only the likes of Makhaya Nitini, Muralitharan, Jacob Oram and Albie Morke of some creditable performances.