The 29 completed matches at the halfway stage of the tournament provided ample breathtaking performances to select the best XI from the season so far.
The head coach said his team has not played 'a good 20 overs with the bat' yet but still getting high scores.
Chennai became the second team to successfully defend their total at the Wankhede with Rajasthan, coincidentally being the losing team on both occasions.
Chennai hence became the second team to successfully defend their total at the Wankhede with Rajasthan, coincidentally being the losing team on both occasions.
Moeen opened only twice in IPL before scoring 14 runs in 10 balls. However, across T20 leagues, he has opened 37 times, scoring 1116 runs in 699 balls at a strike rate of 159.7 with a century and six fifties.
Faf du Plessis, Moeen Ali, Sam Curran and Dwayne Bravo will be the four overseas players for Chennai Super Kings.
Bangladesh-born writer Taslima Nasreen stirred a major controversy on social media on Tuesday when she remarked that English cricketer Moeen Ali would have joined terrorist outfit Syria if he wasn't a cricketer.
Nasreen later deleted her tweet and defended her post saying that she was only being sarcastic.
CSK have liquor brand SNJ 10000, which is a surrogate product brand of Chennai-based SNJ Distilleries. as one of its jersey sponsors.
Among other brands, the Chennai Super Kings carries the logo of SNJ 10000, a beer brand of Chennai-based SNJ Distilleries.
The CSK off-spinner vouched for Dhoni's captaincy and said most cricketers look forward to playing under him as he helps them improve their game.
Moeen joined Rashid to become the only spinners to have dismissed Kohli the most number of times in international cricket - nine times.
The Chennai Super Kings roped in 6 players in the IPL 2021 auction, with Moeen Ali and Cheteshwar Pujara being two of the big names to have joined the squad. However, the most expensive buy for CSK was uncapped all-rounder Krishnappa Gowtham, who fetched 9.25 crore.
Gowtham became the most expensive uncapped player in the history of the tournament.
Chennai Super Kings bought England all-rounder Moeen Ali for Rs 7 crore in the IPL 2021 Auction.
Moeen, who has to return to India in February-end after a week with the family to join the team for the limited-overs leg of the tour, refused to change the plan
A total of 292 players have been enlisted for the shortened auctions -- 164 of them Indian and 125 overseas.
Following a 317-run loss to India in Chennai on Tuesday, Root had said: "Moeen has chosen to go home. It’s obviously been a very tricky tour for him."
After a comprehensive win in the series opener, the England side suffered a 317-run defeat in the second Test as India levelled the four-match series 1-1.
With one of the best exhibitions of sweep shots played at the Chepauk since Sachin Tendulkar's valiant 136 against Pakistan in 1999, Rohit has put his team in a commanding position on a track that is deteriorating pretty fast.