The 2020 auction was a successful event as Pat Cummins, Glenn Maxwell, Chris Morris were the highest bidders. A total of 332 players registered for the auction including 19 Indian capped players. Kolkata Knight Riders, Kings XI Punjab, Rajasthan Royals and Royal Challengers Bangalore bought to strengthen their squads.
Apart from few star players, many uncapped Indian players who performed well in the domestic T20 tournament likes Yashiwal Jaiswal, Virat Singh were bought by franchises at big price.
Here we look at the squads bought in the 2020 auction
Chennai Super Kings
MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina, Faf du Plessis, Shane Watson, Ambati Rayudu, Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Murali Vijay, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Kedar Jadhav, Mitchell Santer, Monu Kumar, N Jagadeesan, Lungi Ngidi, Karn Sharma, Harbhajan Singh, Imran Tahir, Shardul Thakur, KM Asif,
Sam Curran- RS 5 Crores, Piyush Chawla-6.75 Crores, Josh Hazlewood- 2 Crore, Sai Kishore- 20 Lakhs.
In total they have a total of 24 players in the squad after auction. CSK have a total purse of 15 Lakhs remaining.
Jasprit Bumrah, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Ishan Kishan, Anukul Roy, Rahul Chahar, Anmolpreet Singh, Surya Kumar Yadav, Lasith Malinga, Mitchell McClenaghan, Quinton de Kock, Kieron Pollard, Rohit Sharma, Trent Boult, Dhawal Kulkarni and Sherfane Rutherford have been traded.
Chris Lynn- 2 Crore, Nathan Coulter Nile- 8 Crores, Saurabh Tiwary- 50 Lakhs, Mohsin Khan- 20 Lakhs, Digvijay Deshmukh- 20 Lakhs, Prince Balwant Rai- 20 Lakhs.
They have a total of 24 players in their squad. In total, Mumbai Indians have a total of 1.95 Crores remaining.
Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant, Keemo Paul, Sandeep Lammichhane, Axar Patel, Harshal Patel, Avesh Khan, Amit Mishra, Ishant Sharma, Kagiso Rabada, Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw. They have bought Ravichandran Ashwin and Ajiyanka Rahane.
Jason Roy- 1.50 Crores, Chris Woakes- 1.50 Crores, Alex Carey- RS 2.40 Crores, Shimron Hetymer- RS 7.75 Crores, Mohit Sharma- RS 50 Lakhs, Tushar Deshpande- RS 20 Lakhs, Marcus Stoinis- RS 4.80 Crores, Lalit Yadav-20 Lakhs
Delhi Capitals have a total of 22 players. In total they have RS 9 Crores purse remaining. At the start DC had RS 27.85 Crores.
Kane Williamson, David Warner, Khaleel Ahmed, T Natarajan, Siddarth Kaul, Shahbaz Nadeem, Sandeep Sharma, Rashid Khan, Mohammed Nabi, Manish Pandey, Jonny Bairstow, Billy Stanlake, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Basil Thampi, Abhishek Sharma being retained.
Virat Singh- RS 1.50 Crores, Priyam Garg- 1.90 Crores, Mitchell Marsh- RS 2 Crores, Bavanaka Sandeep- 20 Lakhs, Fabian Allen- 50 Lakhs, Abul Samad- 20 Lakhs, Sanjay Yadav- 20 Lakhs
They have a total of 25 players squad so far. In total they have 10.10 Crore purse remaining. At the start of the auction, they had 17 Crores.
Kolkata Knight Riders
Rinku Singh, Siddesh Lad, Prasidh Krishna, Shivam Mavi, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Harry Gurney, Sandeep Warrier, Nitish Rana, Lockie Ferguson, Shubman Gill, Andre Russell, Dinesh Karthik, Sunil Narine, Kuldeep Yadav,
Pat Cummins- 15.50 Crores, Eoin Morgan-5.25 Crores, Rahul Tripathi- 60 Lakhs, Varun Chakravathy- 4 Crores, Manimaran Siddarth- 20 Lakhs, Tom Banton-1 Crore, Pravin Tambe- 20 Lakhs, Nikhil Naik- 20 Lakhs
They have a total of 8.50 Crores purse remaining after the auction. KKR have a total of 23 players in the squad. Before the auction they had 35.65 Crore in their purse.
Kings XI Punjab
Chris Gayle, KL Rahul, Nicolas Pooran, Murgun Ashwin, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Mohammed Shami, Mayank Agarwal, Mandeep Singh, Lokesh Rahul, Karun Nair, Harpreet Brar, Hardus Viiljoen, Darshan Nalkande, Arshdeep Singh, Sarfaraz Khan. They have bought Krishnappa Gowtham, Jagadeesha Suchith while trading. KL Rahul have been named as the captain for IPL 2020.
Glenn Maxwell- RS 10.75 Crores, Sheldon Cottrell- RS 8.50 Crores, Deepak Hooda- 50 Lakhs, Ishan Porel- 20 Lakhs, Ravi Bishnoi- 2 Crores, James Neesham- 50 Lakhs, Chris Jordan- 3 Crores, Tajinder Singh- 20 Lakhs, Simran Singh- 55 Lakhs
They have a total of 25 players in their squad. In total KXIP have 16.50 Crores purse remaining. Before the auction started, KXIP had 42.70 Crores purse left.
Ben Stokes, Sanju Samson, Varun Aaron, Shreyas Gopal, Shasank Singh, Riyan Parag, Manan Vohra, Mahipal Lomror, Jos Buttler, Jofra Archer, Steve Smith retained. They bought Ankit Rajpoot, Mayank Markande and Rahul Tewatia while trading
Robin Uthappa- 3 Crores, Jaydev Unadakat- 3 Crores, Yashasvi Jaiswal- 2.40 Crores, Anuj Rawat- 80 Lakhs, Akash Singh- 20 Lakhs, Karthik Tyagi- 1.30 Crores, David Miller- 75 Lakhs, Oshane Thomas- 50 Lakhs, Aniruddha Joshi- 20 Lakhs, Andrew Tye- 1 Crore, Tom Curran- 1 Crore.
Rajasthan Royals have a total purse of 14.75 Crores left in the purse. They have a total of 25 players in the squad. Before the start, RR had 28.90 Crores.
Royal Challengers Bangalore
Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Moeen Ali, Umesh Yadav, Devdutt Paddikal, Pawan Negi, Mohammed Siraj, Parthiv Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Shivam Dube, Washington Sundar, Navdeep Saini, Gurkeerat Singh Mann.
Aaron Finch- 4.40 Crores, Chris Morris-10 Crore, Josh Phillippe- 20 Lakhs, Kane Richardson-4 Crore, Pavan Deshpande- 20 Lakhs, Shahbaz Ahmed- 20 Lakhs, Isuru Udana- 50 Lakhs, Dale Steyn- 2 Crore
They have a total of 21 players in the squad. In total they have 6.40 Crore purse remaining. Before the auction started they had 27.90 Crores.