Piyush Chawla most popularly known for his spin balling has been bought by Mumbai Indians for Rs2.4 Cr. He had a base price of 50 Lakhs. He was released by CSK ahead of IPL 2021 auction. Harbhajan Singh whose base price was 2 Cr has been unsold by the end of 1st round of Auction.
He had a long and successful run with the Kolkata Knight Riders till 2019. He was the front line spinner for CSK in the 2020 season in the absence of Harbhajan Singh and leaked runs in the middle and also wasn’t good in the wickets column as well, owing to which he was released by the franchise after a solitary season with them.