New Delhi: Before the start of IPL 2021 (IPL 2021), players have been bid in Chennai on Thursday. The world’s cricketing stars earned crores of rupees in this year’s auction. Preity Zinta’s team Punjab Kings, this year, using their big money, added a total of 9 players to their team.
14 crores spent on Richardson
Punjab Kings (Jhye Richardson) bought the highest amount of Rs 14 crore this year by Punjab Kings. Apart from this, Punjab also added Riley Meredith to their team for an amount of 8 crores. Apart from these two players, Punjab Kings also added players like David Malan, Fabian Allen, Moises Henriques, Shah Rukh Khan, Utkarsh Singh, Saurabh Kumar and Jalaj Saxena.
Presenting #SaddaSquad for the season!
– Punjab Kings (@PunjabKingsIPL) February 18, 2021
Name was changed before auction
Kings XI Punjab changed its name to Punjab Kings before the auction this year. Recently, this franchise has also revamped its old logo. This year, Punjab Kings had the highest amount before the auction and used it well during the auction.
The entire team of Punjab Kings:
KL Rahul (Captain), Mayank Agarwal, Chris Gayle, Mandeep Singh, Prabhasimran Singh, Nicholas Puran, Sarfaraz Khan, Deepak Hooda, Murugan Ashwin, Ravi Bishnoi, Harpreet Brar, Mohammed Shami, Arshdeep Singh, Ishan Porrell, Darshan Nalkande, Chris Jordan , David Malan, Zhai Richardson, Shah Rukh Khan, Riley Meredith, Moises Henriques, Jalaj Saxena, Utkarsh Singh, Fabian Allen and Saurabh Kumar.