IPL 2020: Salaries of Chennai Super Kings (CSK) players

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The three-times champion of the Indian Premier League (IPL), Chennai Super Kings, have qualified for the playoffs in every season they played so far. CSK is the only team to win two back to back IPL trophies and came close to emulating their own record last year.


Once again, the Super Kings will be the strong contenders to lift the trophy in IPL 2020.

Ahead of the auction, the Chennai-based franchise released five of its players. On the auction day, they bought only four players – two Indians and two overseas.


Here are the key numbers for CSK after the IPL 2020 auction:

Squad Strength: 24

Overseas players: 8


Players bought in auction: 4 (Piyush Chawla, Josh Hazlewood, Sam Curran and R Sai Kishore)

Purse remaining: Rs 15 lakh

Full list of CSK players along with their salaries:


PlayerRetained/boughtPrice (Rs Cr)
MS DhoniRetained15.00
Suresh RainaRetained11.00
Kedar JadhavRetained7.80
Ravindra JadejaRetained7.00
Piyush ChawlaBought6.75
Dwayne BravoRetained6.40
Sam CurranBought5.50
Karn SharmaRetained5.00
Shane WatsonRetained4.00
Shardul ThakurRetained2.60
Ambati RayuduRetained2.20
Harbhajan SinghRetained2.00
Josh HazlewoodBought2.00
Murli VijayRetained2.00
Faf du PlessisRetained1.60
Imran TahirRetained1.00
Deepak ChaharRetained0.80
Lungi NgidiRetained0.50
Mitchell SantnerRetained0.50
KM AsifRetained0.40
Monu KumarRetained0.20
Narayan JagadeesanRetained0.20
R Sai Kishore (uncapped)Bought0.20
Ruturaj GaikwadRetained0.20

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