As expected, pacers continued to rule the roost as the eight franchisees splurged a combined sum of Rs. 140.30 crore on 62 players who were sold during the 13th Player Auction of the Indian Premier League on Thursday.Players sold: 62Money spent: Rs. 140.30 croreMost expensive signing: Pat Cummins (Rs. 15.5 crores, Kolkata Knight Riders) - most expensive overseas player in the history of IPL and the second-highest bid in IPL auctions so farMost expensive Indian: Piyush Chawla (Rs. 6.75 crores, Chennai Super Kings)The player auction for IPL 2020 got completed in Kolkata on Thursday with a number of players - both well-known and relatively unknown ones - making headlines throughout the day. While Pat Cummins (15.50 Crores) made history by becoming the 2nd most expensive player in IPL history, big names like Dale Steyn almost didn't find any takers, till the very last minutes when Royal Challengers Bangalore snapped him up for his base price of 2 crores.Here are how the full squads of all the 8 teams stack up after the auction:Chennai Super KingsS.NORetained Players Players Bought at Auction 1.Shane Watson Piyush Chawla(Rs 6.75 Crore)2.Ambati RayuduSam Curran (Rs 5.5 Crore)3.Faf du PlessisJosh Hazlewood(Rs 2 Crore)4.Suresh RainaR Sai Kishore (Rs 20 Lakhs)5.Kedar Jadhav 6.N Jagadeesan 7.M Vijay 8.Rituraj Gaikwad 9.MS Dhoni (wk) 10.Dwayne Bravo 11.Ravindra Jadeja 12.Mitchell Santner 13. Monu Singh 14.Harbhajan Singh 15.Imran Tahir 16.Karn Sharma 17.Karn Sharma 18.Lungi Ngidi 19.Deepak Chahar 20.Shardul Thakur 21.KM Asif Rajasthan RoyalsS.noRetained PlayersPlayers Bought at Auction1.Jos Buttler (wk)Robin Uthappa(Rs 3 Crore)2.Steve SmithJaydev Unadkat(Rs 3 Crore)3.Sanju Samson (wk)Yashasvi Jaiswal(Rs 2.4 Crore)4.Manan VohraKartik Tyagi (Rs 1.3 Crore)5.Riyan ParagAndrew Tye(Rs 1 Crore)6.Ben StokesTom Curran(Rs 1 Crore)7.Mahipal LomrorAnuj Rawat(Rs 80 Lakh)8.Shashank SinghDavid Miller(Rs 75 Lakh)9.Shreyas Gopal Oshane Thomas (Rs 50 Lakhs)10.Rahul TewatiaAakash Singh(Rs 20 Lakh)11.Mayank MarkandeAnirudha Joshi (Rs 20 Lakhs)12.Jofra Archer 13.Ankit Rajpoot 14.Varun Aaron Delhi CapitalsS.NORetained Players Players Bought at Auction1.Shikhar DhawanShimron Hetmyer (Rs 7.75 Crore)2.Ajinkya RahaneMarcus Stoinis(Rs 1 Crore)3.Prithvi ShawAlex Carey(Rs 2.4 Crore)4.Prithvi ShawJason Roy (Rs 1.5 Crore)5.Rishabh Pant (wk)Chris Woakes (Rs 1.5 Crore)6.Axar PatelMohit Sharma(Rs 50 Lakhs)7.Harshal PatelTushar Deshpande (Rs 20 Lakhs)8.R AshwinTushar Deshpande (Rs 20 Lakhs)9.Amit Mishra 10.Sandeep Lamichhane 11.Kagiso Rabada 12.Ishant Sharma 13.Keemo Paul 14.Avesh Khan Kings XI PunjabS.NORetained Players Players Bought at Auction 1.KL Rahul (wk)Glenn Maxwell(Rs 10.75 Crore) 2Chris GayleSheldon Cottrell (Rs 8.5 Crore) 3Mayank AgarwalRavi Bishnoi (Rs 2 Crore) 4Karun NairPrabhsimran Singh(Rs 55 Lakhs) 5Mandeep SinghDeepak Hooda(Rs 50 Lakh) 6Nicholas Pooran (wk)James Neesham(Rs 50 Lakh) 7Sarfaraz KhanIshan Porel(Rs 20 Lakh) 8Murugan AshwinChris Jordan(Rs 75 Lakhs) 9Mujeeb-ur-RahmanTajinder Dhillon(Rs 20 Lakhs) 10K. Gowtham J. Suchith 11Harpreet Brar 12Mohammed Shami 13Hardus Viljoen 14Arshdeep Singh 15Darshan Nalkande Kolkata Knight RidersS.NORetained Players Players Bought at Auction1.Shubman GillPat Cummins(Rs 15.5 Crore)2.Siddesh LadEoin Morgan(Rs 5.25 Crore)3.Andre RussellVarun Chakravarthy (Rs 4 Crore)4.Dinesh Karthik (wk)Tom Banton(Rs 1 Crore)5.Rinku SinghRahul Tripathi(Rs 60 Lakh)6.Nitish RanaPravin Tambe(Rs 20 Lakhs)7.Sunil NarineM Siddharth(Rs 20 Lakh)8.Kuldeep YadavChris Green(Rs 20 Lakhs)9.Harry GurneyNikhil Naik(Rs 20 Lakhs)10.Lockie Ferguson 11.Kamlesh Nagarkoti 12.Shivam Mavi 13.Prasidh Krishna 14.Sandeep Warrier Mumbai IndiansS.NORetained Players Players Bought at Auction1.Rohit SharmaNathan Coulter-Nile (Rs 8 Crore)2.Suryakumar YadavChris Lynn(Rs 2 Crore)3.Quinton de Kock (wk)Saurabh Tiwary(Rs 50 Lakh)4.Aditya Tare (wk)Mohsin Khan(Rs 20 Lakhs)5.Anmolpreet SinghDigvijay Deshmukh (Rs 20 Lakhs)6.Kieron PollardPrince Balwant Rai Singh(Rs 20 Lakhs)7.Ishan Kishan (wk) 8.Sherfane Rutherford 9.Hardik Pandya 10.Krunal Pandya 11.Rahul Chahar 12.Jayant Yadav 13.Anukul Roy 14.Jasprit Bumrah 15.Lasith Malinga 16.Trent Boult 17.Dhawal Kulkarni 18.Mitchell McClenaghan Sunrisers HyderabadS.NORetained Players Players Bought at Auction1.David WarnerMitchell Marsh(Rs 2 Crore)2.Kane WilliamsonPriyam Garg (Rs 1.9 Crore)3.Jonny Bairstow (wk)Virat Singh(Rs 1.9 Crore)4.Manish PandeyFabian Allen(Rs 50 Lakhs)5.Sreevats Goswami (wk)Sandeep Bavanaka (Rs 20 Lakhs)6.Wriddhiman Saha (wk)Abdul Samad(Rs 20 Lakhs)7.Vijay ShankarSanjay Yadav(Rs 20 Lakhs)8.Mohammad Nabi 9.Abhishek Sharma 10.Rashid Khan 11.Shahbaz Nadeem 12.Bhuvneshwar Kumar 13.Siddarth Kaul 14.Khaleel Ahmed 15.Sandeep Sharma 16.Basil Thampi 17.T. Natarajan 18.Billy Stanlake Royal Challengers BangaloreS.NORetained Players Players Bought at Auction1.Virat KohliChris Morris(Rs 10 Crore)2.AB de VilliersAaron Finch(Rs 4.4 Crore)3.Devdutt PadikkalDale Steyn(Rs 2 Crores)4.Parthiv Patel (wk)Kane Richardson (Rs 1.5 Crores)5.Gurkeerat Singh MannIsuru Udana(Rs 50 Lakhs)6.Moeen AliJoshua Philippe(Rs 20 Lakhs)7.Shivam DubePavan Deshpande (Rs 20 Lakhs)8.Yuzvendra Chahal 9.Washington Sundar 10.Pawan Negi 11.Umesh Yadav 12.Navdeep Saini 13.Mohammed Siraj 14. 15. 16. 17. 18.
Rajasthan Royals IPL 2020Rajasthan Royals (RR), will start off with IPL 2020 against the runner up team of the last season Chennai Super Kings (CSK) at the Chepauk Stadium in Chennai held on 2nd April 2020. During the IPL 2020 auctions, Rajasthan Royals had bought the most players (a total of 11).RR will be playing their matches in the afternoon only starting at 4 pm on 12th April 2020 against the Sunrisers Hyderabad. Rajasthan Royals will be playing their last league match against the Delhi Capitals on 13th May 2020.Rajasthan Royals is one of the franchise cricket team of the Indian Premier League that primarily represents the city of Jaipur, Rajasthan in India. The Rajasthan Royals team was found in the year 2008. The estimated brand value of the Rajasthan Royals is $43 million (Rs 290 crore). the team is based out of the Sawai Mansingh Stadium situated in Jaipur.The record run-scorer of RR is Ajinkya Rahane (2705 runs) whereas the leading wicket-taker is Shane Watson (67).The Rajasthan Royals team will be continuing with their basic colors of Blue and Gold from the old. But the lion buglers will be prominent and the symbol of RR will be larger than the size that had been previously seen. The new will re-emphasize the strategic intent of the RR (Rajasthan Royals). The current theme song of the Rajasthan Royals team is "Phir Halla Bol". Rajasthan Royals' IPL 2020 full schedule, match timings and venue details:2nd April 2020, ThursdayTime: 8:00 PMMatch: Chennai Super Kings vs Rajasthan Royals Venue: Chennai5th April 2020, SundayMatch: Rajasthan Royals vs Delhi CapitalsTime: 8:00 PMVenue: Jaipur/Guwahati9th April 2020, ThursdayMatch: Rajasthan Royals vs Kolkata Knight RidersTime: 8:00 PMVenue: Jaipur/Guwahati12th April 2020, SundayMatch: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Rajasthan RoyalsTime: 4:00 PMVenue: Hyderabad15th April 2020, WednesdayMatch: Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan RoyalsTime: 8:00 PMVenue: Mumbai18th April 2020, SaturdayMatch: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Rajasthan RoyalsTime: 8:00 PMVenue: Bengaluru21st April 2020, TuesdayMatch: Rajasthan Royals vs Sunrisers HyderabadTime: 8:00 PMVenue: Jaipur25th April 2020, SaturdayMatch: Rajasthan Royals vs Royal Challengers BangaloreTime: 8:00 PMVenue: Jaipur29th April 2020, WednesdayMatch: Rajasthan Royals vs Kings XI PunjabTime: 8:00 PMVenue: Jaipur2nd May 2020z SaturdayMatch: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan RoyalsTime: 8:00 PMVenue: Kolkata4th May 2020, MondayMatch: Rajasthan Royals vs Chennai Super KingsTime: 8:00 PMVenue: Jaipur8th May 2020, FridayMatch: Kings XI Punjab vs Rajasthan RoyalsTime: 8:00 PMVenue: Mohali11th May 2020, MondayMatch: Rajasthan Royals vs Mumbai IndiansTime: 8:00 PMVenue: Jaipur13th May 2020 WednesdayMatch: Delhi Capitals vs Rajasthan RoyalsTime: 8:00 PMVenue: DelhiRajasthan Royals full squad for IPL 2020The Rajasthan Royals full squad for IPL 2020 includes Akash Singh, Andrew Tye, Anirudha Joshi, Ankit Rajpoot, Anuj Rawat, Ben Stokes, David Miller, Jaydev Unadkat, Jofra Archer, Jos Buttler, Kartik Tyagi, Mahipal Lomror, Manan Vohra, Mayank Markande, Oshane Thomas, Rahul Tewatia, Riyan Parag, Robin Uthappa, Sanju Samson, Shashank Singh, Shreyas Gopal, Steve Smith, Tom Curran, Varun Aaron and Yashasvi Jaiswal.Read More: Royal Challengers Bangalore IPL 2020 schedule: Check fixture, match timing and venue