Chennai Super King‘s (CSK) coach Stephen Fleming has heaped praise on New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum by saying that he is a utility player and that was the sole reason Chennai had successfully bid for him in the 2014 Indian Premier League Auction.


Chennai Super Kings, led by Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and coached by Fleming, is one of the most successful Indian Premier League (IPL) teams CSK won the IPL twice in succession,in 2010 and 2011. They have also on the Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) 2010.


Brendon McCullum, the highest run-scorer in T20Is, was been sold for a shoestring INR 3.25 crores to the CSK.