IPL defending champions Chennai Super Kings are likely to retain MS Dhoni, all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja and opener Ruturaj Gaikwad for the IPL 2022 auctions.
National selectors have included top IPL 2021 performers in the Indian cricket team for the upcoming T20 series against New Zealand at home.
Both Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra recorded four wins each to finish with 16 points but the former took the top position on the basis of having beaten the latter.
Ruturaj Gaikwad, who was IPL 2021 Orange Cap winner with Chennai Super Kings, slammed his third straight half-century in the ongoing Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Tournament.
The Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy will also act as a perfect platform for all the players before the mega Indian Premier League auctions next year.
The six count went down from 734 to 687 - a decrease of 47 while there were 34 less fours in IPL 2021. Here's a look at the boundaries.
Ruturaj Gaikwad became the youngest player to win the Orange Cap with his 635 runs in IPL 2021.
Chennai Super Kings defeated Kolkata Knight Riders by 27 runs in the final to lift the IPL 2021 trophy. It is also their fourth Indian Premier League title.
Chennai Super Kings have found a dependable bowling all-rounder in Shardul Thakur. The Mumbai man will have a big role to play in the IPL 2021 final vs Kolkata Knight Riders.
If Chennai Super Kings have found one consistent batsman in IPL 2021, it has been Pune youngster Ruturaj Gaikwad.
Chennai Super Kings are three-time champions and KKR have won the IPL twice. Both teams did not make the knockouts in IPL 2020.
After losing Faf du Plessis in the first over itself, Ruturaj Gaikwad and Robin Uthappa stitched 110 runs for the second wicket for CSK against DC.
Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni reflected on his own batting after playing an unbeaten knock against Delhi Capitals in Qualifier 1 of the IPL 2021.
Already secured a place for the IPL 2021 playoffs, Chennai Super Kings are coming after two consecutive losses against RR and DC.
Both CSK and DC are sitting at the top of the table with 18 points each. Both teams have lost just one match each in the IPL 2021 UAE leg.
With this win, RR jump to sixth spot in the IPL 2021 table. Five teams are now locked at 10 points, vying for the remaining two slots for the playoffs. CSK and DC have qualified.
Rajasthan Royals chased down Chennai Super Kings' 189/4 courtesy fifties from Yashasvi Jaiswal and Shivam Dube, which overshadowed Ruturaj Gaikwad's maiden IPL century.
Chennai Super Kings finished on the wrong side after fifties by RR's Yashasvi Jaiswal and Shivam Dube overshadow Ruturaj Gaikwad's maiden IPL century.
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