Aug 16, 2022, 10:28 IST

Super Kings Bought Mein For 3 Crores!!


Faf du Plessis will play a key role in Cricket South Africa's upcoming T20 league. He has been named captain of the Johannesburg Super Kings. The team is owned by Chennai Super Kings Sports Limited, and his team, Chennai Super Kings, also competes in the IPL. Du Plessis has been with the Chennai Super Kings for quite some time. Last season, he was released by the team prior to the mega auction. Following this, he was named captain of the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB).

According to Cricinfo, in addition to Duplessi, the team has added Moeen Ali. Moeen Ali will receive approximately Rs 3.18 crore. At the same time, Duplessi will receive approximately Rs 3 crore.  In addition, the team has included Sri Lankan off-spinner Mahish Teekshana for Rs 1.59 crore, West Indies all-rounder Romario Shepherd for Rs 1.39 crore, and South African fast bowler Gerald Koetze for around Rs 40 lakh.

Former New Zealand captain Stephen Fleming has been named coach of the Johannesburg Super Kings. Fleming has had a long association with CSK. Faf du Plessis, 38, has a wealth of knowledge. In 297 T20 matches, he has scored 7688 runs. Has three centuries and 49 half-centuries to his name. He has also played 100 IPL matches for CSK and was instrumental in the team's victory.

Moeen Ali has also represented CSK. He has 5290 runs in 243 T20 matches overall. Has two centuries and 28 half-centuries to his name. The strike rate is 142 percent. Aside from that, this off-spinner has 171 wickets to his name. The best performance was 5 wickets for 34 runs.