New Delhi, Dec 19, News24 Bureau: The 12th season of the Indian Premier League is going to start from 29 March 2019- 19 May 2019. According to news reports, IPL 2019 will be held in South Africa or the UAE due to the Indian general elections.
IPL auction has been done and now all teams are ready to perform with full power in the coming matches. This IPL Jaydev Unadkat(Rajasthan Royals) and Varun Chakravarthy (Kings XI Punjab) became the joint most expensive players to be sold for Rs 8.4 crore.
Also, Sam Curran (Kings XI Punjab) was taken for Rs 7.20 crore while Colin Ingram (Delhi Capitals) for Rs 6.40 crore. Meanwhile, Carlos Brathwaite (Kolkata Knight Riders) was bought for Rs 5 crore. Axar Patel (Delhi Capitals) was acquired for Rs 5 crore while bowler Mohit Sharma (Chennai Super Kings) for Rs 5 crore. All-rounder Shivam Dubey went to Royal Challengers Bangalore for Rs 5 crore.Here are the full squads of Kings XI Punjab in IPL 2019:
Retained: KL Rahul, Chris Gayle, Andrew Tye, Mayank Agarwal, Ankit Rajpoot, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Karun Nair, David Miller and Ravichandran Ashwin
Bought: Moises Henriques (Rs 1 cr), Nicholas Pooran (Rs 4.2 cr), Varun Chakaravarthy (Rs 8.4 cr), Sam Curran (Rs 7.2 cr), Mohammad Shami (Rs 4.2 cr), Sarfaraz Khan (Rs 25 lakh), Hardus Viljoen (Rs 75 lakh), Arshdeep Singh (Rs 20 lakh), Darshan Nalkande (Rs 30 lakh), Prabhsimran Singh (Rs 4.8 cr), Agnivesh Ayachi (Rs 20 lakh), Harpreet Brar (Rs 20 lakh), Murugan Ashwin (Rs 20 lakh),