IPL 2021: Moeen Ali, Pujara, Gowtham excited to joins MS Dhoni’s CSK; shares experience-Watch video-The Chennai Super Kings bought six players in the IPL 2021 Auction. They roped in all-rounder Moeen Ali for Rs 7 crore after fierce bidding among IPL rivals. The England player was delighted to join the CSK squad and said that it was one of his wishlists to play under MS Dhoni. “The super story behind the snap! First #Yellove update from our new lion Moeen Ali! #WhistlePodu #PrideOf2021,” tweeted CSK.
— Chennai Super Kings (@ChennaiIPL) February 20, 2021
K Gowtham was also a mega buy for Chennai-based franchise in the IPL auction. He became the highest-paid Indian player in the IPL 2021 auction. Gowtham was bought for Rs 9.5 cr. The spinner said that he is looking forward to playing alongside his idol- the legendary MS Dhoni. “’It’s a dream come true moment for me,” he said.
🗣️🗣️ 'It's a dream come true moment for me.'
— IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) February 19, 2021
Cheteshwar Pujara had earlier posted a video with his daughter after joining the yellow army. “A cute yellovely message from the legend of Che Pu to make your day super!” CSK wrote on the micro-blogging website.
— Chennai Super Kings (@ChennaiIPL) February 19, 2021
CSK have also invested in three youngsters— K. Bhagat Varma, C Hari Nishaanth and M. Harisankar Reddy for base price in the IPL 2021 auction. The franchise is aiming for their fourth IPL title, which is likely to be MS Dhoni’s final season in IPL. CSK would like to give him a winning farewell.
IPL 2021 Chennai Super Kings (CSK) full squad: MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, N Jagadeesan, Faf Du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Sam Curran, Ravi Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Mitchell Santner, Josh Hazlewood, Shardul Thakur, Karn Sharma, KM Asif, Imran Tahir, R. Sai Kishore, Deepak Chahar, Lungi Ngidi, Moeen Ali, Cheteshwar Pujara, K Gowtham, K. Bhagat Varma, C Hari Nishaanth and M. Harisankar Reddy.