For the 2019 season of the Indian Premier League (IPL), All IPL franchises are finalized their squad. They dropped some big players and some star players have not been retained by their franchises. Delhi Capitals is also one of the IPL teams who retained some of the key players, exchanged some and released under-performing players.
Delhi Capitals who was known as the Delhi Daredevils till last season, cleverly used their Salary cap at the IPL auction. Despite being a world-class player, Delhi Capitals has not won the IPL title yet. But in this season, they Enthusiastic to win.
Hence, they traded Indian star opener Shikhar Dhawan from Sunrisers Hyderabad and allowed Shahbaz Nadeem, Vijay Shankar, and Abhishek Sharma to go.
Delhi Capitals bought some star players like Axar Patel, Colin Ingram and Ishant Sharma. They bagged Axar Patel in 5 cores and South African hard hitter batsman Colin Ingram for Rs 6.4 crore. They also bought Indian pacer Ishant Sharma for Rs. 1.1 crore and all-rounder Hanuma Vihari for 2 crores.
Delhi Capitals has decided to released Gautam Gambhir who bought from KKR in last season. They also released star players like Glenn Maxwell, Jason Roy, Liam Plunkett, Mohammed Shami, Naman Ojha and Daniel Christian who played most of the matches for the team.
Delhi Capitals will definitely be keen to strengthen their side with middle-order batsmen and all-rounders, with the current line-up.
2019 Delhi Capitals Team Retained And Released Players List
Delhi Capitals Retained Players List: Rishabh Pant, Shreyas Iyer, Prithvi Shaw, Amit Mishra, Jayant Yadav, Avesh Khan, Harshal Patel, Rahul Tewatia, Manjot Kalra, Chris Morris, Kagiso Rabada, Colin Munro, Sandeep Lamichhane, Trent Boult.
Delhi Capitals Released Players List: Gautam Gambhir, Mohammed Shami, Naman Ojha, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Sayan Ghosh, Daniel Christian, Glenn Maxwell, Jason Roy, Liam Plunkett, Junior Dala.
Traded: Shikhar Dhawan from Sunrisers Hyderabad for Abhishek Sharma, Vijay Shankar, Shahbaz Nadeem with Delhi Daredevils
Salary Cap Available: 25.50 crore
Available slots: 10; Indian 7, Overseas 3
Delhi Capitals Full Squad 2019
Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant, Prithvi Shaw, Amit Mishra, Avesh Khan, Harshal Patel, Rahul Tewatia, Jayant Yadav, Manjot Kalra, Colin Munro, Chris Morris, Kagiso Rabada, Sandeep Lamichhane, Trent Boult, Shikhar Dhawan (from Sunrisers Hyderabad for Abhishek Sharma, Vijay Shankar, Shahbaz Nadeem), Hanuma Vihari, Axar Patel, Ishant Sharma, Ankush Bains, Nathu Singh, Colin Ingram, Sherfane Rutherford, Keemo Paul, Jalaj Saxena, Bandaru Ayyappa.
Delhi Capitals 2019 Final Predicted 11
Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Shreyas Iyer (Capt), Rishabh Pant (wk), Hanuma Vihari, Colin Munro, Chris Morris, Trent Boult, Kagiso Rabada, Axar Patel, Amit Mishra.
Note: The probable playing 11 has been assembled by considering the previous performances of players.
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