DC: Delhi Capitals Players Salaries and Wages in the IPL 2020
Dehli Capitals has a strong batting and all-rounding lineup but still, they haven’t won the IPL title. This year, DC comes with more powerful hitters, great all-rounders, and the best bowling pacers in Indian Premier League IPL 2020. Let’s look out the DC Dehli Capitals Players Salaries and Wages in IPL 2020 bought by DC in IPL Auction.
The Indian Premier League (IPL) team auctions are held, and Delhi Capitals (DC) is in the spotlight with Ajinkya Rahane, and Ravichandran Ashwin added to the team. The team wanted good hitters after freeing Colin Ingram and, in a fast move, bought Jason Roy, the English starter despite having other options in Rahane, Prithvi Shaw, and Shikhar Dhawan. DC then wanted an SUV like Maxwell, but couldn’t get it at the IPL 2020 auctions. Other than that, they went for Shimron Hetmyer for a considerable sum, relying on his power-coup skills.
Hetmyer has already played for RCB (Royal Challengers Bangalore) and is among the most expensive purchases for DC at the 2020 IPL auctions. Post this, and the highest offer came for Marcus Stoinis, the Australian all-rounder. DC also resigned from South African all-terrain Chris Morris and faced Chris Woakes, Englishman, and Australian talent Alex Carey as the optional wicket-keeper. At the same time, Rishabh Pant remains the team’s regular heel.
List of 14 players salaries, withheld and exchanged for IPL 2020 by Dehli Capitals
Amit Mishra – Spinner (Rs. 4 million rupees)
Avesh Khan – Paceman (Rs. 70 lakh)
Axar Patel – All-terrain (Rs. 5 million rupees)
Harshal Patel – Paceman (Rs.20 lakh)
Ishant Sharma – Paceman (Rs. 1.10 million rupees)
Kagiso Rabada – Paceman (Rs. 4.20 million rupees)
Keemo Paul – Paceman (Rs. 50 lakh)
Prithvi Shaw – Batter (Rs. 1.20 million rupees)
Ravichandran Ashwin – (Rs. 7.50 crore) and from Kings XI Punjab
Ajinkya Rahane – Batsman (Rs. 5.25 million rupees) from Rajasthan Royals.
Rishabh Pant– Wicket-keeper (Rs. 15 crores)
Shreyas Iyer – Batter (Rs.7 million rupees)
Shikhar Dhawan – Batter (Rs. 5.20 million rupees)
Sandeep Lamichhane – Spinner (Rs.20 lakh)
List of 8 players salaries and purchased at the 2020 IPL Auction by Dehli Capitals
Shimron Hetmyer – Batsman, bought by Rs. 7.75 million rupees
Marcus Stoinis– All-Rounder, bought by Rs. 4.80 million rupees
Alex Carey – Australian wicketkeeper, bought by Rs. 2.40 million rupees
Jason Roy – Batsman, bought by Rs. 1.50 million rupees
Chris Woakes – All-Rounder, bought by Rs. 1.50 million rupees
Mohit Sharma – Paceman, bought by Rs. 50 lakh
Tushar Deshpande: Paceman, bought by Rs. 20 lakh
Lalit Yadav – All-Rounder, bought by Rs. 20 lakh
Great choices made by DC Delhi Capitals for IPL 2020
Delhi Capitals (DC) made some smart decisions for IPL 2020 at auctions. Also, the team has spent a lot on buying players abroad to achieve the right combination this time. The team had a surprising revival last season, finishing 3rd in the final. After this, they had released nine players while retaining 14 before the IPL 2020 auction that took place in December 2019.
DC has successfully retained some of last season’s top players, giving him a base to build and during the trading window, swapping Rahul Tewatia and Mayank Markande for Ajinkya Rahane of the Rajasthan Royals team. They also got Ravichandran Ashwin on an outstanding trade deal. The core of the group is set with Shreyas Iyer, Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, and Ajinkya Rahane, making the first order with Rishabh Pant somewhere in between depending on the stage.
Here, they have many off-road options like Woakes and Stoinis and hitters like Jason Roy and Shimron Hetmyer. The bowling unit looks formidable with Ishant Sharma, Axar Patel / Amit Mishra, and Ravichandran Ashwin. Bring Kagiso Rabada into the mix, and you get the image.
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