IPL 2020: Team-wise available slots, purse remaining for the auction

Ahead of another edition of the most exhilarating cricket leagues in the world, all the Indian Premier League (IPL) franchises have announced the list of their retained and released players. The players’ auction for the IPL 2020 is slated to take place in Kolkata on December 19. After the retention and release of players, Kings XI Punjab is the one left with the maximum amount…

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IPL 2020: Delhi Capitals release 9 players ahead of auction

Delhi Capitals (DC), on Friday, announced that they have released six Indian and three overseas players, ahead of the 2020 IPL auction in December this year. Under the leadership of young Shreyas Iyer, the Capitals did well in IPL 2019 and finished third in the league stage. The players who have been traded by DC to other teams include Jagadeesha Suchith, Trent Boult, Rahul Tewatia,…

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IPL 2020: List of players retained and released by Rajasthan Royals ahead of the auction

Steve Smith has been retained as captain by Rajasthan Royals, since the man who led the side during the earlier part of the last IPL, Ajinkya Rahane, has moved to Delhi Capitals. Among the major players released are Jaydev Unadkat (the costliest player for the last two IPL season in a row), Ish Sodhi, Ashton Turner, Oshane Thomas, and Liam Livingstone. Apart from Smith, those…

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IPL 2020: Kings XI Punjab retain 14 players, release 7 ahead of the auction

Kings XI Punjab have retained 14 players and released seven ahead of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 auction. On the last day of the IPL trade, KXIP have let go of David Miller one of their batting mainstays along with England all-rounder Sam Curran and Australia fast bowler Andrew Tye. KL Rahul, Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, Karun Nair, Mujeeb ur Rahman remain the core…

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IPL 2020: List of players released by Kolkata Knight Riders ahead of the auction

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) on Friday announced the list of players retained and released ahead of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 auction. The franchise has released four of its foreign players: Australian big-hitter Chris Lynn, West Indies all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite, Englishman Joe Denly and the Proteas pacer Anrich Nortje. KKR have Rs 35.65 crore left in their purse for the IPL 2020 auction and…

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IPL 2020: List of players retained and released by Mumbai Indians ahead of the auction

The defending champion Mumbai Indians have retained their core team, which helped them win the fourth Indian Premier League (IPL) title. The franchise, however, has released 12 players, which includes injured Jason Behrendorff, Alzarri Joseph, Beuran Hendricks, and Ben Cutting. Even though MI have released Yuvraj Singh, the former India all-rounder would have anyway not been able to play the forthcoming tournament as he retired…

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IPL 2020: List of players released by Royal Challengers Bangalore ahead of the auction

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) have released as many as 12 players with the IPL 2020 trading window coming to a close on Friday. The Virat Kohli-led side finished a disappointing 8th in the points table last season and will be looking for a fresh start under the guidance of newly appointed team director Mike Hesson. The Challengers have reached the IPL finals three times but…

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IPL 2020: List of players retained and released by Sunrisers Hyderabad ahead of the auction

Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) have officially announced their retained and released players list. Former Bangladesh skipper Shakib Al Hasan has been released from the SRH squad after he was banned by the ICC for not reporting corrupt approaches. SRH have released a total of five players including Shakib and they are: Yusuf Pathan, Deepak Hooda, Martin Guptill and Ricky Bhui. Yusuf’s release is a little bit…

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IPL 2020: List of players released by Chennai Super Kings ahead of the auction

With Kolkata gearing up to host the auction on December 19, CSK is expected to rope in some high-profile, potential and experienced players. Meanwhile, the franchise has also released five of its players. The Super Kings will go into the auction with over Rs 12 crores in their kitty. Dad’s army CSK is being referred to as Dad’s Army, due to the average age of…

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IND vs BAN 2019: Twitter goes gaga over Mayank Agarwal’s second Test double century

Continuing his dream run in the longest format of the game, India opener Mayank Agarwal scored a sensational double century in the first innings of the series opener against Bangladesh at the Holkar Cricket Stadium in Indore. Agarwal, who is a natural stroke player and likes to feel the ball on the willow, looked in supreme touch against the Bangladesh Tigers on Friday. He slammed…

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