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CSK Named Sisanda Magala As Kyle Jamieson’s Replacement For IPL 2023

Kyle Jamieson’s Replacement For IPL 2023: Chennai Super Kings roped in South African pacer Sisanda Magala as the replacement player for New Zealand bowler Kyle Jamieson for the upcoming IPL 2023 season.

Sisanda Magala Reped in as Kyle Jamieson’s Replacement For IPL 2023

CSK spent INR 1 crore to bag the service of Kyle Jamieson in the IPL 2023 Auction but was rule out of the tournament owing to injury.

“Jamieson, who was ruled out of the tournament due to an injury, was bought by the franchise for INR 1 Crore. His replacement, Magala, has rich experience in the shortest format of the game.

Though he has played just 4 T20Is for South Africa, Magala has a reputation for being a regular wicket-taker in domestic T20 games over the years. He will join CSK at his base price of INR 50 Lakh,” IPL said in a statement.

Kyle Jamieson
Kyle Jamieson

Magala took 14 wickets in the recently concluded SA20 at an economy of 8.68 and was the joint-fifth-highest wicket-taker in the league.

As per IPL Schedule 2023, CSK will play their first match of the tournament against defending champions Gujarat Titans on March 31 in Ahmedabad. But the participation of Sisanda Magala remains doubtful owing to his national commitment.

As per a report, South African players involved in their upcoming ODI series against Netherlands will arrive late at the IPL.

South African squad has not yet announced but recently Magala was awarded a central contract. His involved in the ongoing series against West Indies, suggesting he is likely to be included for the Netherlands series.

IPL 2023 CSK Squad

IPL 2023 CSK Squad: The full details of the IPL 2023 CSK Squad has been updated here right after the official announcement.

Player Role Auction Price Nation
MS Dhoni (wk)(c) WK-Batsman INR 12 Cr(R) India
Ruturaj Gaikwad Batsman INR 6 Cr(R) India
Ambati Rayudu (wk) WK- Batsman INR 6.75 crores(R) India
Devon Conway Batsman INR 1 crores(R) New Zealand
Subhranshu Senapati Batsman INR 20 Lakhs(R) India
Deepak Chahar Bowler INR 14 crores(R) India
Tushar Deshpande Bowler INR 20 Lakhs(R) India
Maheesh Theekshana Bowler INR 70 Lakhs(R) Sri Lanka
Simranjeet Singh Bowler INR 20 Lakhs(R) India
Matheesha Pathirana Bowler INR 20 Lakhs(R) Sri Lanka
Mukesh Choudhary Bowler INR 20 Lakhs(R) India
Prashant Solanki Bowler INR 1.20 crores(R) India
Mitchell Santner Bowler INR 1.90 crores(R) New Zealand
Rajvardhan Hangargekar Bowler INR 1.50 crores(R) India
Ravindra Jadeja All-rounder INR 16 Cr(R) India
Moeen Ali All-rounder INR 8 Cr(R) England
Shivam Dube All-rounder INR 4 crores(R) India
Dwaine Pretorius All-rounder INR 50 Lakhs(R) South Africa
Ben Stokes All-rounder INR 16.25 Crores England
A Rahane Batsman INR 50 Lakhs India
Sisanda Magala Bowler INR 50 lakh South Africa
Nishant Sindhu All-rounder INR 20 Lakhs India
Shaik Rasheed Batsman INR 20 Lakhs India
Ajay Mandal Bowler INR 20 Lakhs India
Bhagath Verma All-rounder INR 20 Lakhs India
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