Ahead of the IPL 2021 auction, DC have released the likes of Mohit Sharma, Tushar Deshpande, Keemo Paul, Sandeep Lamichhane, Alex Carey, and Jason Roy. They now have three spots remaining for foreign cricketers and five for Indians.
Players retained by DC
Shikhar Dhawan, Kagiso Rabada, Prithvi Shaw, Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant, Shreyas Iyer
Anrich Nortje, Marcus Stoinis, Shimron Hetmyer, Axar Patel, Amit Mishra, Ishant Sharma, Ravichandran Ashwin, Lalit Yadav, Chris Woakes, Avesh Khan, and Pravin Dubey.
Harshal Patel, Daniel Sams, Mohit Sharma, Tushar Deshpande, Keemo Paul, Sandeep Lamichhane, Alex Carey, and Jason Roy.
Players signed by DC in IPL 2021 Auction
Steve Smith became the first player to be picked at the IPL mini-auction as DC picked the former Australian captain for Rs 2.20 crore, almost his base price.
After securing the services of the Australian batting great at the auction, the Delhi Capitals managed to secure a budget-friendly deal for Indian pacer Umesh Yadav. The Indian speed merchant joined the Iyer-le side for INR 1 cr at the Chennai auction.
The Feroz Shah Kotla stalwarts then roped in Tom Curran for a hefty price of INR 5.25 crore. Former CSK star Sam Billings was also signed by the Delhi Capitals ahead of the new season.
- Steve Smith signed for Rs. 2.20 cr.
- Umesh Yadav signed for Rs 1 cr
- Ripal Patel signed for Rs. 20 lakh
- Vishnu Vinod signed for Rs. 20 lakh
- Lukman Meriwalasigned for Rs. 20 lakh
- M Siddharth signed for Rs. 20 lakh
- Tom Curran signed for Rs. 5.25 crore
- Sam Billings signed for Rs. 2 crore
Delhi Capitals full squad for IPL 2021
Shreyas Iyer (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant (wk), Shimron Hetmyer, Marcus Stoinis, Chris Woakes, R Ashwin, Axar Patel, Amit Mishra, Lalit Yadav, Pravin Dubey, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Ishant Sharma, Avesh Khan, Steve Smith, Umesh Yadav, Ripal Patel, Vishnu Vinod, Lukman Meriwala, M Siddarth, Tom Curran, Sam Billings.