The auction is to be held on December 19 for the next season of the Indian Premier League. Four times IPL winning team Mumbai Indians have the least money for the players’ auction to be held in Kolkata. At the same time, the Kings XI Punjab is at top as far as keeping the most money in the wallet is concerned.
Kings XI Punjab team can add 9 players for the next IPL, with 4 places for foreign players as well. Kings XI Punjab currently has the highest amount of Rs 42.70 crore. With this amount, the Punjab team will bid on 9 players in the IPL 2020 auction on December 19.
Mumbai Indians need 7 players, with space for two foreign players as well, but Mumbai Indians, led by Rohit Sharma, have just Rs 13.05 crore. With this amount, the Mumbai team will try to buy as many players as possible. Anyway, Mumbai has every sharp player who can crush the opposition team.
On the other hand, the Kolkata Knight Riders, also have a lot of money left in their wallet. After releasing big players like Chris Lynn and Robin Uthappa, KKR has a balance of Rs 35.65 crore, for which the team has to buy a total of 11 players. It also includes 4 foreign players.
Rajasthan Royals has to buy a total of 11 players including 4 foreign players and has Rs 28.90 crore left in the purse. At the same time, the franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), captained by Virat Kohli, also has a significant amount left, as the team management has released many players. RCB currently has an amount of Rs 27.90 crore left, so that it has to include 6 Indian and 6 foreign players in its team.
IPL team and the amount left with them:
- Kings XI Punjab, 42.70 crores
- Kolkata Knight Riders, 35.65 Crore
- Rajasthan Royals, 28.90 crores
- Royal Challengers Bangalore, 27.90 crores
- Delhi Capitals, 27.85 crores
- SunRisers Hyderabad, 17.00 Crore
- Chennai Superkings, 14.60 Crore
- Mumbai Indians, 13.05 crores