What they had at the start of the auction: Delhi Capitals

What they had at the start of the auction: Delhi Capitals

What they had at the start of the auction: Delhi Capitals (Pic Source : IPLT20)

Team Composition: Delhi Capitals

A solid top-order consisting Indian Batsmen- Shikhar Dhawan, Ajinkya Rahane, Prithvi Shaw, Shreyas Iyer

A good Wicket-keeper batsman- Rishabh Pant (wk)

All Rounder: Axar Patel, Harshal Patel

Spinners: R Ashwin, Amit Mishra, Sandeep Lamichhane

Fast Bowlers: Kagiso Rabada, Ishant Sharma, Keemo Paul, Avesh Khan

Slots Available: Total- 11 || Overseas: 5

Remaining Purse: INR 27.85 Cr

What they needed:

Delhi Capitals have a strong squad having a solid top order with a no. of Indian Internationals and experienced world-class bowlers in fast as well as spin department. They would like to add some overseas finishers and backup pacers for Kasigo Rabada.

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What Delhi Capitals bought at IPL 2020 Auction

Jason Roy- INR 1.5Cr

Chris Woakes- INR1.5Cr

Alex Carey- INR 2.4Cr

Shimron Hetmyer- INR 7.75Cr

Mohit Sharma- INR 50Lakh

Tushar Deshpande- INR 20Lakh

Marcus Stoinis- INR 4.8Cr

Lalit Yadav- INR 20L

Auction Rating:  7/10

How they stand after auction:

Delhi Capitals have added some overseas International all-rounders to beef up their lower middle order in the form of Marcus Stoinis and Chris Woakes. They also picked a possible no.3 in Shimron Hetmyer, who have been red hot form in the ongoing India-WI series. Jason Roy will give them another option at the top in case of injuries.

Final Team:

Top order- Shikhar Dhawan, Ajinkya Rahane, Prithvi Shaw, Shreyas Iyer, Jason Roy, Shimron Hetmyer

Wicket-keeper and Finisher – Rishabh Pant (wk), Alex Carey

All Rounder: Axar Patel, Harshal Patel, Chris Woakes, Marcus Stoinis, Lalit Yadav

Spinners: R Ashwin, Amit Mishra, Sandeep Lamichhane

Fast Bowlers: Kagiso Rabada, Ishant Sharma, Keemo Paul, Avesh Khan, Mohit Sharma, Tushar Deshpande

Probable XI:

Shikhar Dhawan/Ajinkya Rahane, Prithvi Shaw/Jason Roy, Shimron Hetmyer, Shreyas Iyer(c), Rishabh Pant(Wk), Marcus Stoinis/Alex Carey, Axer Patel, R Ashwin/Amit Mishra, Chris Woakes/Keemo Paul, Kagiso Rabada, Ishant Sharma

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