Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will start their IPL 2021 journey with their first match against Delhi Capitals (DC) on April 10, 2021, at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. IPL 2021 is going to start one day earlier with the first game between Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Last season, Chennai Super Kings had a poor show as they finished on the 7th spot on the points table. Ahead of IPL 2021, Chennai Super Kings released 6 players from their squad who were- Kedar Jadhav, Murali Vijay, Harbhajan Singh, Piyush Chawla, Monu Singh, and Shane Watson.
Chennai Super Kings also bought 6 players during IPL 2021 auction. Krishnappa Gowtham was CSK’s costliest deal at Rs. 9.25 crore. CSK also bought English all-rounder Moeen Ali for Rs. 7 crore. Only 4 overseas players are allowed to play for a team in an IPL match so there is a tough competition. Here we look at 4 overseas players of Chennai Super Kings who might be benched throughout IPL 2021.\
IPL 2021: 4 Overseas Players Of Chennai Super Kings Who Might Be Benched Throughout The Season
The reason why Josh Hazlewood might be benched by Chennai Super Kings throughout IPL 2021 is that he is a Test specialist. The Australian pacer also has very little experience in T20Is as he has only played 9 matches so far. In IPL too, he has only played 3 matches in the last season. Josh took only 1 wicket and wasn’t that impressive. So, Josh Hazlewood is one overseas player who might be benched in IPL 2021.