IPL 2022 Auction

Openers Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) Can Target

CSK have 21 slots to fill up with seven overseas slots available. Let's take a look at three openers whom Chennai Super Kings will target in the mega auction.

Faf Du Plessis

CSK will be keen to buy back Faf given that he formed a terrific partnership with Ruturaj Gaikwad at the top of the order for CSK. Also 2nd highest run getter of IPL 2021

Usman Khawaja

Khawaja had an Ashes series to remember. He scored a memorable ton in Sydney to help his team win the Test. He then scored runs in the BBL too

Usman Khawaja

Dawid Malan

Chennai Super Kings can invest in him keeping in mind the near future. He can bat anywhere in the batting order and can guarantee you run

The Royals have 22 slots to fill up with seven of them being overseas players. Lets take a look at three openers they can target in the IPL 2022 mega auction.

Shai Hope

He has been amongst the highest run-getters across formats in international cricket. Hope can be a good addition to the Rajasthan Royals squad

Liam Livingstone

Livingstone was with the Royals before they released him ahead of the mega auction. They can buy him back at the auction knowing his exploits as an opener

Nitish Rana

Rana has played for KKR and Mumbai Indians in the past and has proven to be a utility cricketer. He can open the innings and also bat in the middle-order.