Delhi Daredevils Team Squad

By | January 12, 2017

Delhi dare devils represents the city of Delhi in Indian Premier League is a professional T20 cricket team which was founded in 2008 and so, regarded as one of the eight founding member of IPL. GMR Group is the respective franchise owner of the team. Delhi Daredevils which is also known as DD shortly, participated in every season of IPL since the beginning of the tournament in 2008 but unfortunately could not touch the title yet. They became third in twice times in 2009 and 2012 highest.

Delhi Daredevils team squad in IPL 10

However, their last season of IPL was not even significantly high but finished the season by standing in 6th position out of 8. So, for the upcoming season of IPL which will be the 10th episode, they are preparing themselves. The team has brought some change into their player squad which will lead by Zaheer Khan. Besides, they have bought five overseas players where South African player Chris Morris is costed highest 70 million INR. Also, they have another Proteas player JP Duminy who is bought for 22 million INR. Besides, they have also picked three more overseas players like Carlos Brathwaite from West Indies for 42 million INR, Sam Billings from England for three million INR and Quinton de Kock from South Africa for 35 million INR. Here we present below the complete team squad of Delhi Daredevils for upcoming edition of IPL 2017 which would change somewhat later.

Delhi Daredevils Team Squad for VIVO IPL 10

Player Name Position Style Remarks
Zaheer Khan Bowler Left arm fast medium Local
Jayant Yadav All – rounder Right handed & right arm off break Local
Mayank Agarwal Batsman Right handed Local
Mohammad Shami Bowler Right arm fast medium Local
Shahbaz Nadeem Bowler Slow left arm orthodox Local
Shreyas Iyer Batsman Right handed Local
Sanju Samson Wicket – keeper Right handed Local
Rishabh Pant Wicket – keeper Left handed Local
Amit Mishra Bowler Right arm leg break Local
Chama Milind Bowler Left arm medium fast Local
SK Ahmed Bowler Left arm medium fast Local
Pratyush Singh Bowler Right arm leg break googly Local
Chris Morris All – rounder Right handed & right arm medium fast Overseas
Quinton de Kock Wicket – keeper Left handed Overseas
Sam Billings Wicket – keeper Right handed Overseas
Carlos Brathwaite All – rounder Right handed & right arm fast medium Overseas
JP Duminy Batsman Left handed Overseas

# Support Staff:

  • Paddy Upton – Head Coach
  • Pravin Amre/ Sridharan Sriram – Batting Coach
  • A. Sekhar – Bowling Coach
  • Sunil Valson – Team Manager
  • Rahul Dravid – Mentor
  • GMR Group – Owner

However, upcoming season would be better than the previous and they are hoping for a good start under the Rahul Dravid who is selected as the mentor of the team and Paddy Upton is the respective coach. Besides, Zaheer Khan would be a great captain due to his experiences in international matches. Rising Proteas star de Kock was the best performer of the team in last seasonĀ  who scored highest 445 runs for the DD by playing 13 matches. He showed his best performance against RCB and played a 108 runs innings which made them a remarkable victory. He is also in the current team squad. Chris Morris and Amit Mishra are regarded as the team’s best two bowlers where in last season, they took 13 wickets each.