The IPL Auction 2020 is the hot topic of discussion in the media nowadays as, after the completion of this event, the complete list of the players of the respective teams has been out on various social media platforms.
Kings XI Punjab is the franchise cricket team jointly owned by the famous Bollywood actress Preity Zinta, Mohit Burman, Ness Wadia, Karan Paul, and Anil Kumble will be the coach of Kings XI Punjab and KL Rahul will be the captain.
Glenn Maxwell, who was opted out of the team last year, returned in the team of Kings XI Punjab this year. The bidding started inside the four walls and the player got sold out for 10.41 crore INR in favor of Kings XI Punjab against Delhi capitals.
The kings XI Punjab came up with the biggest wallet value in the auction with 42.70 crore INR. The 31-year-old Maxwell is the part of the squad, he is returning in the world of cricket after taking a break to deal with his mental health issues. Sheldon Cottrell, the pacer from the west indies team is also a part of the team. he got successful in winning a bid of 8.50 crore INR from his base price of Rs 50 lakhs.
Players retained: KL Rahul, Mohammed Shami, Karun Nair, Nicholas Pooran, Mujeeb ur Rahmaan, Mandeep Singh, Hardus Viljoen, Darshan Nalkhande, Sarfaraj Khan, Murugan Ashwin, Harpreet Brar, and Arshdeep Singh.
Players bought: Tajinder Dhillon (20 Lakhs), Ishan Porel (20 Lakhs), James Neesham (50 Lakhs), Deepak Hooda (50 Lakhs), Prabhsimran Singh (55 Lakhs), Ravi Bishnoi (2 Cr.), Chris Jordan (3 Cr.), Sheldon Cottrell (8.5 Cr.) and Glenn Maxwell (10.75 Cr.)
Traded: Jagadeesha Suchith (20 Lakhs) and Krishnappa Gowtham (6.2 Cr.).
Final Selected Player
|Mujeeb ur Rahman|
|Tajinder Singh Dhillon|
|KL Rahul (C)|