Most popular Cricket event of India IPL T20 2018 is just going to start from first week of April 2018. Last year two new teams Rising Pune Supergiants & Gujarat Lions earlier known as Pune & Rajkot replaced CSK and RR since they got banned by the Supreme Court of India for next two years in 2016. The first stage Auction of IPL 2016 has been conducted by IPL officials in December 2015. Rising Pune Supergiants Team Squad for IPL T20 2018 is announced there and MS Dhoni will be the Captain of RPS team. We have also witness lot of changes like Yuvraj singh ,Dinesh Kartik and many big players released by their IPL Teams in this 1st stage Auction of IPL 2016.
Update : Team Pune is now named as RPS and the logo will be :-
Rising Pune Supergiants Squad IPL T20 2018 :
Since the Auction of IPL T20 2018 is still remaining, Team RPS Franchises will buy more players from the auction. Check out the given below List of players of Rising Pune Supergiants Team for IPL 2018 :-
|RPS Team|| || || |
|1||MS Dhoni (Captain)||Batsman||₹125,000,000|
|5||Faf du Plesis||Batsman||₹40,000,000|
|7|M. Ashwin |Bowler||₹4,50,00,000|
|8|Ishant Sharma |Bowler||₹3,80,00,000|
|9|Kevin Pietersen |Batsman||₹3,50,00,000|
|10|Irfan Pathan |All-Rounder||₹1,00,00,000|
|11|Thisara Perera |All-Rounder||₹1,00,00,000|
|14|Scott Boland |Bowler||₹50,00,000|
|15|Peter Handscomb |Wicket Keeper||₹30,00,000|
|16|Rudra Pratap Singh |Bowler||₹30,00,000|
|18||Ishwar Chandra Pandey||Bowler||₹20,00,000|
|22||Ankush Bains||Wicket Keeper||₹10,00,000|
|24|Saurabh Tiwary |Batsman||₹7,300,000|
|25|Albie Morkel |Bowler||₹3,250,000|
|26|George Bailey |Batsman||₹10,000,000|
|27||Mayank Agarwal (New in 2017)||Batsman|
Here are the List of players which are joining the team in IPL 2018 After the auction :-
|Rahul Ajay Tripathi||All-Rounder||₹10,00,000|
Get Live Updates from IPL 2018 Auction .
RPS Team Details :-
- Coach :- Former New Zealand Cricket Stephen Fleming is appointed as Pune team Coach
- Home Ground :- Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune
- Owner :- New Rising Promoters
Big news coming from the centre, Australian Skipper Steven Smith will be the new captain of the team for the upcoming 10th season of Indian Premier League in place of former Indian Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni.
Update on 1 Febuary 2017 : Supergiants has acquired all the services of Mayank Agarwal for the upcoming 2017 season who was playing for Delhi Daredevils last year.
Update on 23rd Dec 2016: Pune team have released 11 players for IPL 2017. Here are the list :-
|1. Kevin Pietersen|
|2. Ishant Sharma|
|3. Irfan Pathan|
|4. Thisara Perera|
|5. Rudra Pratap Singh|
|6. Scott Boland|
|7. M. Ashwin|
|8. Peter Handscomb|
|9. Saurabh Tiwary|
|10. Albie Morkel|
|11. George Bailey|
Check Complete List of all Released players for IPL 2018 Auction of Each team here.
MS Dhoni will be the captain of team Pune and Steven Smith may be vice captain.We have to wait for the second stage IPL Auction 2016 for full Pune Team Squad. Check Gujarat Lions Squad for IPL 2018.
IPL 2018 auction still to held and we will update the list of RPS squad if there will be any changes.
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