IPL DC Team 2020 Players List: After years of being an underachieving team, the Delhi franchise wanted to make a fresh start in the previous edition as it transformed from Delhi Daredevils to Delhi Capitals. The team couldn’t make it to the summit clash, but it still looks more promising than the other two teams as they finished third among the other teams.
Delhi Capitals made some intelligent moves on the market in the IPL auction.
While they won the bidding wars for Shimron Hetmyer and Marcus Stoinis, they also made useful additions to their side with attacking batsmen Alex Carey, Jason Roy and all-rounder Chris Woakes.
The pacers of the team will likely to spearhead the bowling attack. The list includes players like, Ishant Sharma and Kagiso Rabada. The spin department however is headed by Amit Mishra and Sandeep Lamichhane, who have proven their worth in this format.
The team has released nine players and would look to fill in their remaining eleven slots with a whopping wallet value of Rs 27.85 crores.
Players Bought: Alex Carey (2.4 CR), Jason Roy (1.5 CR), Chris Woakes (1.5 CR)
Players released before the auction: Chris Morris, Colin Ingram, Hanuma Vihari, Ankush Bains, Bandaru Ayyappa, Jalaj Saxena, Nathu Singh, Manjot Kalra, and Colin Munro
DC had a whopping amount of 27.85 crores in its purse, out of which it spent only 18.85 crores.
Delhi Capitals complete squad:
Batsmen: Shreyas Iyer, Prithvi Shaw, Ajinkya Rahane, Shikhar Dhawan, Jason Roy
Bowlers: Ishant Sharma, Amit Mishra, Avesh Khan, Sandeep Lamichhane, Kagiso Rabada, Keemo Paul, Mohit Sharma, Lalit Yadav
All-rounders: Axar Patel, Harshal Patel, R Ashwin, Marcus Stoinis, Chris Woakes
Wicketkeepers: Rishabh Pant, Alex Carey, Shimron Hetmyer