Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Kolkata Knight Riders (CSK) both had indifferent seasons in IPL 2022. Both performed well below par and now are on the lookout to sort out their team composition ahead of IPL 2023.
KKR ended the season seventh on the points table in their first year under Shreyas Iyer’s leadership. CSK finished nine with 8 points from 14 games. Mumbai with 10 losses bagged the bottom spot. IPL 2023 will be played between April-May next year. Before the season gets underway, a mini-auction will be held is scheduled to take place in February 2023.
It will give teams an opportunity to release the unused players and buy players who can make their team strong for the season. In this article, we take a look at three KKR players CSK can target in IPL 2023.
3 Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Players That Chennai Super Kings (CSK) Can Target In IPL 2023
After the southpaw’s below-par performance in IPL 2022, it is highly unlikely that KKR would retain Venkatesh Iyer. He was the find for KKR in IPL 2021 and played a key role in taking them to the final. However, he looked a show of his usual self and did not perform to the best of his ability. If Iyer is released, this gives CSK an opportunity to bag a top-order batter who can also bowl a few overs.