The fourteenth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) is all set to commence from April 9, 2021. Meanwhile, all the teams are busy, in preparation for the tournament, and team management in deciding the best 11 for this year. Since the start of the IPL, CSK has always come up with a balanced side. However, in IPL 2020, Chennai looked unbalanced side and that’s why fans are more curious to know CSK Probable 11 in the 2021 edition. “Who is vice captain of Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in 2021?”, is also a big question.
CSK Probable 11 in 2021
Chennai Super Kings, led by MS Dhoni, has made big changes in their squad in the IPL 2021 mini-auction. In the auction, Chennai has purchased 7 players; Robin Uthappa, Cheteshwar Pujara, CH Nishaanth, Bhagat Varma, K Gowtham, Moeen Ali & Harishankar Reddy. Since the schedule for this year’s edition has come, fans are kept on searching about CSK Probable 11 in 2021. Here Sportstime247 is providing the best expected 11 of Chennai Super Kings.
CSK Full Squad: MS Dhoni (c), Ravindera Jadeja, Suresh Raina, Faf du Plessis, Dwayne Bravo, Sam Curran, Ambati Rayudu. N Jagadeesan, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Deepak Chahar, Imran Tahir, Mitchell Santner, Josh Hazlewood, Karn Sharma. KM Asif, Lungi Ngidi, R Sai Kishore, Shardul Thakur, Robin Uthappa, Cheteshwar Pujara. CH Nishaanth, Bhagat Varma, K Gowtham, Moeen Ali & Harishankar Reddy.
CSK Expected 11 2021: Faf du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, Moeen Ali, MS Dhoni (c & wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Sam Curran, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar, Imran Tahir/Josh Hazlewood
Who is Vice Captain Of Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in 2021?
After missing the last season, Suresh Raina will be now back in yellow color in IPL 2021. Suresh Raina is one of the senior player in CSK’s camp and since the start of the Indian Premier League, Raina has always represented the team as the vice-captain. However, this time CSK’s CEO gives hints to replace the vice-captain of the team.“We’ll Name The Vice-Captain Closer To The Tournament,” Kasi Viswanathan, CSK’s CEO.
Earlier in IPL 2020, Suresh Raina had missed the tournament because of his personal reason. Hence, this is also a reason that CSK’s batting order get collapsed and CSK failed to qualify for the finals for the first time in their IPL history and finished on the 6th spot in 2020. There were also rumours that CSK can release him ahead of IPL 2021 mini-auction.
As per the reports, Suresh Raina may lose his job as the deputy to some other player as CSK’s CEO already confirmed that they will going to name the vice-captain closer to the tournament. Upon looking the CSK’s squad, Ravindra Jadeja may get the vice-captainship as he one of the oldest player in the team.