India is all to host the 13th season of “India ka toyhaar” aka Indian Premier Leauge (IPL) in April-May 2020. And like every year, franchises are filling their kitty with players that can deliver on the ground.
For the same reason, IPL franchises have announced their respective list of players they have retained and traded ahead of IPL 2020 auction scheduled for December 2019.
Notably, the governing body has set a purse-limit of Rs. 85 crore that is Rs. 3-crore more than season 12. This means the total money spending on players (retained, traded and bought) must not exceed Rs. 85 crore cap.
Here is the complete list of players traded ahead of the IPL 2020 auction:
Dhawal Kulkarni (Rajasthan Royals to Mumbai Indians) – Rs 75 lakh
Sherfane Rutherford (Delhi Capitals to Mumbai Indians) – Rs 6.2 crore
Jagadeesha Suchith (Delhi Capitals to Kings XI Punjab) – Rs 20 lakh
Trent Boult (Delhi Capitals to Mumbai Indians) – Rs 2.2 crore
Ravichandran Ashwin (Kings XI Punjab to Delhi Capitals) – Rs 7.6 crore
Krishnappa Gowtham (Rajasthan Royals to Kings XI Punjab) – Rs 6.2 crore
Siddhesh Lad (Mumbai Indians to Kolkata Knight Riders)
Rahul Tewatia (Delhi Capitals to Rajasthan Royals) – Rs 3 crore
Ankit Rajpoot (Kings XI Punjab to Rajasthan Royals) – Rs 3 crore
Mayank Markande (Mumbai Indians to Delhi Capitals) – Rs 20 lakh
Ajinkya Rahane (Rajasthan Royals to Delhi Capitals) – Rs 4 crore
List of Players released
1. Rajasthan Royals
Players released: Ashton Turner, Oshane Thomas, Shubham Ranjane, Prashant Chopra, Ish Sodhi, Aryaman Birla, Jaydev Unadkat, Rahul Tripathi, Stuart Binny, Liam Livingstone, Sudheshan Midhun
Purse Remaining: Rs 28.90 crore
2. Sunrisers Hyderabad
Players released: Shakib Al Hasan (suspended from cricket), Deepak Hooda, Martin Guptill, Ricky Bhui and Yusuf Pathan
Purse Remaining: Rs 17.00 crore
3. Chennai Super Kings
Players Released: Chaitanya Bishnoi, Sam Billings, Dhruv Shorey, David Willey and Mohit Sharma.
Purse Remaining: Rs 14.60 crore
4. Mumbai Indians
Players Released: Yuvraj Singh, Evin Lewis, Adam Milne, Jason Behrendorff, Barinder Sran, Ben Cutting and Pankaj Jaiswal, Beuran Hendricks, Rasikh Salam and Alzarri Joseph.
Purse Remaining: Rs 13.05 crore
5. Royal Challengers Bangalore
Players Released: Shimron Hetmeyer, Dale Steyn, Marcus Stoinis, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Colin de Grandhomme, Tim Southee.
Purse Remaining: Rs 27.90 crore
6. Delhi Capitals
Players Released: Chris Morris, Colin Ingram, Hanuma Vihari, Ankush Bains, Colin Munro, Bandaru Ayyappa, Manjot Kalra, Jalaj Saxena, Nathu Singh.
Purse Remaining: Rs 27.85 crore
7. Kolkata Knight Riders
Players Released: Robin Uthappa, Chris Lynn, Anrich Nortje, Piyush Chawla, Joe Denly, Yarra Prithviraj, Nikhik Naik, KC Cariappa, Matthew Kelly, Shrikant Mundhe and Carlos Brathwaite.
Purse Remaining: Rs 35.65 crore
8. Kings XI Punjab
Players Released: David Miller, Moises Henriques, Sam Curran, Andrew Tye, Varun Chakravarthy, Prabhsimran Singh, Agnivesh Ayachi.
Purse Remaining: Rs 42.70 crore