IPL 2021: CSK squad finalised; Check Chennai Super Kings- camps, practice, schedule, hotel rooms in UAE– All you need to know

IPL 2021 Chennai Super Kings (CSK) squad Phase 2: CSK hotel, practice sessions, quarantine in UAE; Chennai Super Kings full squad & schedule– All you need to know
IPL 2021 Chennai Super Kings (CSK) squad Phase 2: CSK hotel, practice sessions, quarantine in UAE; Chennai Super Kings full squad & schedule– All you need to know

IPL 2021: CSK squad finalised: The second most successful franchisee in the IPL history- Chennai Super Kings are preparing on their full swing for the second leg of IPL 2021. The yellow brigade ranked second on the points tally when the first phase of the tournament was abruptly called off in May. Heading into phase two of the tournament, MS Dhoni-led side would try to carry the same momentum.

As the team has landed in the UAE and even started its practice sessions, questions have been mongering regarding CSK’s squad for the blockbuster contest against Mumbai Indians (MI) on September 19 which will also be the first match of the second phase of the tournament.

IPL 2021: CSK squad finalised

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CSK squad for the second leg

CSK are the only franchise which have a full squad in hand for the second phase of the cash-rich league.

Squad: MS Dhoni (C), Suresh Raina, Faf du Plessis, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ambati Rayudu, Imran Tahir, Josh Hazlewood, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Lungi Ngidi, Dwayne Bravo, Karn Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja, Moeen Ali, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, K Gowtam, Sam Curran, Robin Uthappa, Mitchell Santner, Jagadeesan N, KM Asif, R Sai Kishore, C Hari Nishaanth, M Harisankar Reddy, K Bhagath Verma

However, concerns are mongering for CSK as their star opener Faf Du Plessis’s participation is a little skeptical. Du Plessis who will join the CSK squad at a later stage officially withdrew from The Hundred earlier following a concussion bout.

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CSK camp in the UAE

The yellow brigade was the second franchisee to reach the Gulf country after the arch-rivals Mumbai Indians. MS Dhoni-led side landed in the UAE on August 13 and straightaway went into six-day mandatory quarantine before commencing their practice sessions.

IPL 2021: CSK squad finalised; Check Chennai Super Kings- camps, practice, schedule, hotel rooms in UAE– All you need to know

CSK’s practice drills for second leg

CSK players successfully completed their quarantine and had their first training session on August 19. The team is training at the ICC Academy in Dubai for the second phase of the tournament.

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CSK’s schedule for second phase of tournament

CSK will kick off its IPL 2021 phase 2 against Mumbai Indians in Dubai and would be looking to continue its dominance.

Match No. Day Date Time (IST) Match Venue
30 Sunday 19-Sep-21 07:30 PM CSK vs MI Dubai
35 Friday 24-Sep-21 07:30 PM RCB vs CSK Sharjah
38 Sunday 26-Sep-21 03:30 PM CSK vs KKR Abu Dhabi
44 Thursday 30-Sep-21 07:30 PM SRH vs CSK Sharjah
47 Saturday 02-Oct-21 07:30 PM RR vs CSK Abu Dhabi
50 Monday 04-Oct-21 07:30 PM DC vs CSK Dubai
53 Thursday 07-Oct-21 03:30 PM CSK vs PBKS Dubai

 

CSK’s hotel in UAE

CSK contingent is staying is the lavish Th8 Palm in Dubai. The swanky hotel is known to be one of the best properties in Dubai and offers a captivating view of Palm Jumeirah and Dubai’s iconic skyline. The luxury hotel’s per day stay price goes as high up to 30,000 a day.

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IPL 2021: CSK squad finalised; Check Chennai Super Kings- camps, practice, schedule, hotel rooms in UAE– All you need to know

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