Players were released by Chennai Super Kings after played only 1 IPL game. Chennai has qualified for the second round of an IPL season 2021. They have won the trophy thrice and finished as runners-up on five events. The main reasons behind Chennai Super Kings’s consistency. Their captain MS Dhoni does not believe in change his playing XI. The fans rarely see a total of changes in the CSK playing XI.
Similarly, MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina, Faf du Plessis, DJ Bravo, and Ravindra Jadeja. They have been a part of the Chennai Super Kings team for years now. However, there have also been a few cricketers who played only one match for CSK. They got released from the squad.
Players were released by Chennai Super Kings after played only 1 IPL game
#1 Mark Wood
Mark Wood for ₹1.5 crores at IPL Auction 2018. Wood even got a place in the CSK playing XI. Also, for their season opener against Mumbai Indians. Wood had a debut as he leaked 49 runs. Also, in his four wicketless overs. It was dropped from the CSK playing XI soon after. Mark Wood decided to return to England and play county cricket. Chennai Super Kings released him before IPL Auction 2019.
John Hastings got his first IPL contract from Kochi Tuskers Kerala in 2011. But had to wait three years to play his first game. Chennai Super Kings handed him his first Indian Premier League cap in 2014. John Hastings bowled a decent spell of 1/29 in three overs. He picking up the wicket of David Warner. However, Chennai Super Kings did not give him another game. The Aussie lost his contract soon after.
Vijay Shankar made his Indian Premier League debut for the Chennai Super Kings in 2014. Against the Rajasthan Royals squad. The Royals batted first and scored 148/8 in 20 overs.
#4 Monu Kumar
Kumar joined Chennai Super Kings in 2018. But he was benched for 44 progressive matches. The Indian quick bowler finally made his debut against Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL 2020. Monu Kumar bowled only two overs within the game. CSK chose against holding him for the 2021 season.
Thisara Perera made his IPL debut for Chennai in the third season of the Indian Premier League. Perera played his first game against the Mumbai Indians. Thisara did not get an opportunity to bat for CSK. Perera spilled 19 runs within the only over that he bowled.