Three-time winner Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will start their marketing campaign on the 2020 Indian Premier League (IPL) in opposition to four-time champions Mumbai Indians in Abu Dhabi on September 19.
Interestingly, the match would be the repeat of final 12 months’s closing conflict because the Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led facet tackle defending champions Mumbai Indians.
Taking to its official Twitter deal with, CSK shared an image of its full set of fixtures for the league stage of the profitable T20 event.
“Some super delicious Arab dates for you! Lion faceYellow heart #StartTheWhistles #Dream11IPL #Yellove #WhistlePodu,” the IPL franchise tweeted.
— Chennai Super Kings (@ChennaiIPL) September 6, 2020
CSK will play their first recreation in Sharjah in opposition to Rajasthan Royals on September 22, whereas the franchise’s first match in Dubai will probably be in opposition to Delhi Capitals on September 25.
Just like different franchises,the Chennai-based franchise will even play a complete of 14 league video games, with their final conflict happening in opposition to Kings XI Punjab on November 1 in Abu Dhabi.Though the playoffs schedule for the 2020 IPL is but to be introduced, the ultimate will probably be held on November 10.
There will probably be a complete of 10 doubleheaders this IPL, with the primary match beginning at 3:30 p.m IST and a couple of:00 p.m UAE time. All night matches will start at 7:30 p.m IST and 6:00 p.m UAE time.
Notably, CSK had earlier made an unimaginable return following a two-year suspension as wicketkeeper-batsman Mahendra Singh Dhoni guided the facet to glory within the 2018 version of the IPL.
The franchise spent a complete of Rs 14.45 crore within the 2020 IPL Player Auction .Leg-spinner Piyush Chawla emerged as the most costly Indian participant when CSK purchased him for a whopping Rs 6.75 crore
The franchise additionally shelled out Rs 5.50 crore to purchase England all-rounder Sam Curran, who featured for the Kings XI Punjab within the earlier version of India’s profitable T20 event. The English participant was the most costly abroad purchase by the Chennai-based franchise this season.
Here is the entire squad of CSK:
MS Dhoni(captain), Ambati Rayudu, KM Asif, Deepak Chahar, Dwayne Bravo, Faf du Plessis, Harbhajan Singh, Imran Tahir, Narayan Jagdeesan, Karn Sharma, Kedar Jadhav, Lungi Ngidi, Mitchell Santner, Monu Kumar, Murali Vijay, Ravindra Jadeja, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shane Watson, Shardul Thakur, Suresh Raina, Sam Curran, Piyush Chawla, Josh Hazlewood, P Sai Kishore.