IPL 2018 Team Squads- The IPL 2018 season is going to be the 10th edition of a league that has got the distinction of being one of the most lucrative domestic T20 competitions in the world. As the two teams, namely the Rajasthan Royals and Chennai has been suspended from the league on the spot fixing allegation for the next seasons, the two new teams will be taking place the replaced teams. The total budget available to all the teams is approximately $10 million. Talking in the Indian currency, it will be ₹660,000,000. The good thing about the IPL is that all the teams of the League have been able to retain the majority of the players.
The IPL 2018 Team Squad
Talking about the team squad of the IPL 2017, there are mainly 8 teams that will be participating in the ongoing matches of the IPL. These teams are mainly the Mumbai Indians, Kolkata Knight Riders, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Delhi Daredevils, Kings XI Punjab, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Rising Pune Supergiants and Gujarat Lions.
Mumbai Indians IPL 2018 Team Squad
The Mumbai Indians have got the distinction of being one of the most successful teams in the history of the Indian Premier League. Since the League came into existence, the team has been able to win the competition three times. Having won the competition in the year 2015, they were the defending champions in the year 2016. The team is owned by Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Industries.
As the team has the best squad, they will not be disrupting the balance of the team by chopping and changing names. However, the final picture of the players of the team will be out in the open after the IPL auction that is scheduled to be held on 04 February, 2016.
Rohit Sharma, Harbhajan Singh, Hardik Pandya, Ambati Rayudu, Jagadeesha Suchith, Jasprit Bumrah, Parthiv Patel, R Vinay Kumar, Shreyas Gopal, Nitish Rana, Siddhesh Lad, Unmukt Chand, Akshay Wakhare, Mitchell McClenaghan, Corey Anderson, Lendl Simmons, Kieron Pollard, Marchant de Lange, Lasith Malinga, Jos Buttler, Nathu Singh, Tim Southee, Krunal Pandya, Kishore Pramod Kamath, Deepak Punia, Jitesh Sharma.
Kolkata Knight Riders IPL 2018 Team Squad
Kolkata Knight Riders has got the distinction of being the most glamorous team in the Indian Premier League. It is owned by the Badsah of Bollywood, Shahrukh Khan. Though the team failed to make much impact in the initial seasons of the League, but has recovered well winning 2012 and 2014 IPL titles. In the IPL 2017 this will be certainly a team to watch for. Gautam Gambhir will continue captaining the team whereas Robin Uthappa, Piyush Chawla, Umesh Yadav and Yusuf Pathan are the names who will be retained by the team. However, we will be updating you the final IPL 2017 Kolkata Knight Riders squad after the auction day of IPL 2017.
Gautam Gambhir, Kuldeep Yadav, Manish Pandey, Piyush Chawla, Robin Uthappa, Sheldon Jackson, Suryakumar Yadav, Umesh Yadav, Yusuf Pathan, Sunil Narine, Andre Russell, Brad Hogg, Chris Lynn, Morne Morkel, Shakib Al Hasan. Jaydev Unadkat, Ankit Singh Rajpoot, John Hastings, Jason Holder, Colin Munro, Rajgopal Sathish, Manan Ajay Sharma.
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) IPL 2018 Squad
The performance of the Royal Challengers Bangalore, popularly known as RCB has been dismal in the first 8 seasons. Though the team had qualified for the finals in the year 2009 and 2011, but failed to pass the final hurdle. This year they have a rock-solid batting line-up as they have been able to retain their all key players from the squad of 2016. However, we will be updating the Royal Challengers Bangalore 2017 Squad after the auction day, that is after 04 February, 2017.
Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Chris Gayle, Adam Milne, Mitchell Starc, Sarfaraz Khan, Mandeep Singh, Yuzvendra Chahal, Harshal Patel, Shane Watson, Stuart Binny, Kane Richardson, Samuel Badree, Travis Head, Praveen Dubey, Vikramjeet Malik, Akshay Karnewar, Iqbal Abdullah, Sachin Baby, Vikas Tokas.
Delhi Daredevils IPL 2018 Team Squad
Owned by the infrastructure company “GMR Group”, the team of Delhi Daredevil is based in the capital of Delhi. It was in the year 2008 when the GMR Group spent a whooping $84 million to purchase the Delhi Daredevils. But, the team has never been able to clinch even a single title so far. In the last IPL, that is in the IPL 2016, the team could manage to win only 6 games and finished second from bottom. We will be updating you about the Delhi Daredevil IPL 2017 Team squad after 04 February, 2017, the auction day.
Zaheer Khan, Amit Mishra, Shreyas Iyer, Mohammad Shami, Saurabh Tiwary, Shahbaz Nadeem, Mayank Agarwal, Jayant Yadav, Travis Head, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Imran Tahir, JP Duminy, Albie Morkel, Quinton de Kock, Pawan Negi, Chris Morris, Sanju Samson, Carlos Brathwaite, Karun Nair, Rishabh Pant, Joel Paris, Sam Billings, Chama Milind, Pratyush Singh, Mahipal Lomror, Saeed Khaleel Ahmed, Akhil Herwadkar, Pawan Suyal.
Kings XI Punjab 2018 IPL Team Squad
The 2016 IPL was disastrous for the Kings XI Punjab. The team could manage only 4 wins in the entire season last year. Given the debacle that the team has to face, it was widely believed that the team will go for lots of chopping and changing, but to the utter surprise for the cricket aficionados, the team has retained as many as 19 players ahead of the IPL 2017 auction. The team is now left with only 23.35 crore to buy new players in the auction. However, we will be updating you with the final squad of the team after the auction day, that is 04 February, 2017.
Glenn Maxwell, Shaun Marsh, David Miller, Manan Vohra, Murali Vijay, Nikhil Naik, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Akshar Patel, Shardul Thakur, Mitchell Johnson, Wriddhiman Saha, Anureet Singh, Sandeep Sharma, Mohit Sharma, Kyle Abbott, KC Cariappa, Marcus Stoinis, Farhaan Behardien, Pradeep Sahu, Armaan Jaffer, Swapnil Singh.
Sunrisers Hyderabad 2018 IPL Team Squad
It was in the IPL 2013 Season when Hyderabad Sunrisers made their entry. And since then they have grown from strength to strength with each passing year. They clinched IPL 2016 title and hence will be the team to watch for in the IPL 2017 as well. Their title winning squad has remained the same as they have retained 17 players that include 5 overseas and have released only 6. However, the list of the final squad will come out in the open on 04th February, 2017.
Ashish Reddy, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Bipul Sharma, Karn Sharma, KL Rahul, Naman Ojha, Parvez Rasool, Ricky Bhui, Shikhar Dhawan, Siddharth Kaul, David Warner, Moises Henriques, Eoin Morgan, Kane Williamson, Trent Boult, Yuvraj Singh, Ashish Nehra, Deepak Hooda, Mustafizur Rahman, Aditya Tare, Barinder Singh Sran, Ben Cutting, Vijay Shankar, Abhimanyu Mithun, Tirumalsetti Suman.
Rising Pune Supergiants IPL 2018 Team Squad
As Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals have been suspended for the next two IPL editions, Pune and Rajkot are the two new franchises. Pune was bought by “New Rising” company which is lead by Sanjiv Goenka. The official team name for team Pune will be “Rising Pune Supergiants”. Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been confirmed as captain of the team. The Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium will be the homeground of the team. The probables of the team include Pieterson, Ishant Sharma, George Baily, Irfan, Pathan, etc. However, we will be updating you with the final squad of the IPL 2017 once the list gets finalized on 4th February, 2017.
MS Dhoni, Steven Smith, Faf du Plessis, Ajinkya Rahane, Ravichandran Ashwin, Mitchell Marsh, Ashwin Murugan, Ishant Sharma, Kevin Pietersen, Irfan Pathan, Thisara Perera, Rajat Bhatia, Ashoke Dinda, Scott Boland, Peter Handscomb, RP Singh, Adam Zampa, Ishwar Pandey, Deepak Chahar, Jaskaran Singh, Baba Aparajith, Ankush Bains, Ankit Sharma.
Gujarat Lions (Rajkot) IPL 2018 Team Squad
After the Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals got suspended for the next 2 seasons, the Rajkot team, officially named as Gujarat Lions is one of the two new franchises brought in. Suresh Raina has been confirmed as the captain for the upcoming season. The team had a superb first season in the Indian Premier League. The team finished top of the group stage. The team has released 8 players, mostly Indians while they retain the majority of their overseas players. We will however be updating the post after the IPL 2017 Auction with the full squad right here in this page.
Suresh Raina, Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, James Faulkner, Brendon McCullum, Praveen Kumar, Dale Steyn, Dinesh Karthik, Dwayne Smith, Dhawal Kulkarni, Aaron Finch, Eklavya Dwivedi, Andrew Tye, Ishan Kishan, Jaydev Shah, Shadab Jakati, Pravin Tambe, Pradeep Sangwan, Amit Mishra, Shivil Kaushik, Aksh Deep Nath, Sarabjeet Ladda, Umang Sharma, Paras Dogra.