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IPL 2022 Mega Auction: Deepak Chahar bags WHOPPING Rs. 14 crore, goes to Chennai Super Kings

Deepak Chahar, a prime-time and amazing Indian star, is signed by the Chennai Super Kings for the interesting sum of  Rs. 14 crore. Deepak’s contribution to his franchise, Chennai Super Kings, will undoubtedly benefit the franchise, since his extensive experience in the IPL format qualifies him as a successful all-rounder. Sunrisers Hyderabad, Delhi Capitals, and Rajasthan Royals also attempted to purchase the in-form player, but only CSK was successful.

Significantly, the maximum reserve price is Rs 2 crore, and as many as 48 players have chose to engage in this category, with Chahar being one of them who has completed a successful auction ride for the year 2022.

Deepak Chahar once again demonstrated his potential as a genuine all-rounder in the third and final ODI between India and the West Indies in Ahmedabad. Chahar utilised the opportunity to remind everyone of his varied skillsets with an all-round showing, contributing in with both bat and ball, as the game was played just a day before the IPL 2022 auction. The 29-year-old is likely to be one of the main attractions at the mega-event, and performances like the one he put up on Friday will only add to the clamor for his abilities.

Chahar took eight wickets for 10 runs in the season opener against Hyderabad in 2010-11. He grabbed a total of 40 wickets in his outstanding debut season. He was forced to miss a substantial amount of his second first-class season due to injuries and illness. Deepak was selected by the Chennai Super Kings before of the 2018 season, and the medium-pacer had a breakout 2018 IPL season, taking 10 wickets in 12 matches. After that, he was considered to perform limited-overs cricket for India.