CSK IPL 2021 Schedule, Venues, Match Timings & Chennai Super Kings Squad

With just six wins in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 campaign, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) endured their worst season in the tournament’s history. The three-time champions will be keen to bounce back and assert their dominance in the world’s most popular T20 league.

CSK IPL 2021 Schedule & Chennai Super Kings Upcoming matches

CSK squares off against last year’s runners-up Delhi Capitals (DC) in its IPL 2021 opening match in Mumbai on April 10. The much-anticipated fixtures against Mumbai Indians (MI) are on May 1 and May 16.

Date Day Match Venue  Timing

April 10

Saturday
Chennai Super Kings – CSK
vs
Delhi Capitals – DC
Mumbai
7:30 PM

April 16

Friday
Punjab Kings – PBKS
vs
Chennai Super Kings – CSK

Mumbai

7:30 PM

April 19

Monday
Chennai Super Kings – CSK

vs
Rajasthan Royals – RR


Mumbai

7:30 PM

April 21

Wednesday
Kolkata Knight Riders – KKR
vs
Chennai Super Kings – CSK

Mumbai

7:30 PM

April 25

Sunday
Chennai Super Kings – CSK
vs
Royal Challengers Bangalore – RCB
Mumbai
3:30 PM

April 28

Wednesday
Chennai Super Kings – CSK
vs
Sunrisers Hyderabad – SRH

Delhi

7:30 PM

May 1

Saturday
Mumbai Indians – MI
vs
Chennai Super Kings – CSK

Delhi

7:30 PM

May 5

Wednesday
Rajasthan Royals – RR
vs
Chennai Super Kings – CSK

Delhi

7:30 PM

May 7

Friday
Sunrisers Hyderabad – SRH
vs
Chennai Super Kings – CSK

Delhi

7:30 PM

May 9

Sunday
Chennai Super Kings – CSK
vs
Punjab Kings – PBKS

Bengaluru

3:30 PM

May 12

Wednesday
Chennai Super Kings – CSK
vs
Kolkata Knight Riders – KKR

Bengaluru

7:30 PM

May 16

Sunday
Chennai Super Kings – CSK
vs
Mumbai Indians – MI

Bengaluru
7:30 PM

May 21

Friday
Delhi Capitals – DC
vs
Chennai Super Kings – CSK

Kolkata

7:30 PM

May 23 

Sunday
Royal Challengers Bangalore – RCB
vs
Chennai Super Kings – CSK

Kolkata

7:30 PM

CSK IPL 2021 Venues

The MS Dhoni-led franchise will be playing its league stage matches across four cities – Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru, and Kolkata. The opening five games will be played in the maximum city, while Kolkata’s Eden Gardens is the venue for CSK’s last two league matches.

CSK IPL 2021 Match Timings

There are a total of 11 double-headers in IPL 14. CSK will play two-afternoon games, beginning at 3:30 pm, and the rest of their matches will start at 7:30 PM. Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Punjab Kings (PBKS) are CSK’s opponents in the afternoon matches.

Chennai Super Kings IPL 2021 Squad 

Suresh Raina’s return to the squad adds strength to CSK’s batting unit. The 34-year-old had skipped IPL 2020, citing personal reasons. The South Indian outfit snapped up Moeen Ali in the auction and bought all-rounder Krishnappa Gowtham for ₹9.25 crore as a replacement for Harbhajan Singh and Piyush Chawla.  

MS Dhoni (captain), Suresh Raina, Ravindra Jadeja, Robin Uthappa, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ambati Rayudu, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar, K Gowtham, Karn Sharma, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Narayan Jagadeesan, KM Asif, R Sai Kishore, K Bhagath Varma, M Harisankar Reddy, C Hari Nishaanth

Overseas players: Dwayne Bravo, Imran Tahir, Faf du Plessis, Moeen Ali, Mitchell Santner, Lungi Ngidi, Josh Hazlewood, Sam Curran

Chennai Super Kings IPL Win-Loss Record

Matches Won Lost Tied No Result
179 106 71 1 1

(as of November 10, 2020)

Chennai Super Kings IPL Season-wise Performance

Season League Table Position Final Position
2008 3rd Runners-up
2009 2nd Playoffs
2010 3rd Champions
2011 2nd Champions
2012 4th Runners-up
2013 1st Runners-up
2014 3rd Playoffs
2015 1st Runners-up
2018 2nd Champions
2019 2nd Runners-up
2020 7th 7th

Chennai Super Kings Batting & Bowling Records in IPL 

Records Player
Most runs Suresh Raina – 5368 runs
Most wickets Dwayne Bravo – 153 wickets
Highest individual score Suresh Raina – 100*
Best bowling figures Ravindra Jadeja – 5/16

(as of November 10, 2020)

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