Virat Kohli has received 16 crore rupees till this year’s IPL. His salary was the highest. However, according to Cricinfo, Royal Challengers Bangalore has decided to retain three cricketers in the last news before this year’s mega auction. 15 crore for the first cricketer, 11 crore for the second cricketer and 6 crore for the third cricketer. If RCB walks at the last minute to keep four cricketers, then Virat’s salary could be 160 million. Otherwise he will not get more than 15 crores. RCB took Glenn Maxwell for Rs 14.25 crore. If he has four cricketers, his salary may be 12 crores or 11 crores. It is learned that RCB has decided to keep Mohammad Siraj.
4 people in four teams
According to the latest reports, Chennai Super Kings, Kolkata Knight Riders, Delhi Capitals and Mumbai Indians have retained four cricketers each. Chennai Super Kings have left Mahendra Singh Dhoni with Rabindra Jadeja, Rituraj Gaikwad and Moin Ali. KKR has Sunil Narine, Andre Russell, Varun Chakraborty and Venkatesh Iyer. Mumbai Indians have retained Rohit Sharma, Jaspreet Bumrah, Kieron Pollard and Suryakumar Yadav. In other words, Hardik Pandya did not get a place in the Mumbai team. Prithviraj Shaw, Akshar Patel and Anrikh Narkia are being held by Delhi Capitals along with captain Rishabh Panth.
Who are the other teams?
Johnny Bairstow bids farewell to Sunrisers Hyderabad Why the Orange Army left Williamson. Abdul Samad and Umran Malik are being left with him. Rajasthan Royals have left Sanju Samson. Jos Butler and the famous Joycewal are being kept. Punjab Kings are leaving two. Lokesh Rahul is not staying, he will probably be the captain of Lucknow. The Punjab Kings have Mayank Agarwal and Arshdeep Singh. Uncapped Arshdeep will get 4 crore rupees.
Calculation of bag before auction
At the end of the retention period before the mega auction, Chennai Super Kings, Mumbai Indians, Kolkata Knight Riders and Delhi Capitals have Rs 46 crore. Sunrisers Hyderabad can go to auction with Tk 6 crore. Royal Challengers Bangalore will take part in the auction with Rs 56 crore, Rajasthan Royals with Rs 72 crore and Punjab Kings with Rs 72 crore. However, the final issue will be known only after the official announcement.