Rising Pune Supergiants Team Squad IPL T20 2018: Steve Smith will be the Captain RPS

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


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   
1MS Dhoni (Captain)Batsman₹125,000,000
2Ajinkya RahaneBatsman₹95,000,000
3Ravichandran AshwinAll-Rounder₹75,000,000
4Steven SmithAll-Rounder₹55,000,000
5Faf du PlesisBatsman₹40,000,000
6Mitchell MarshAll-Rounder₹4,80,00,000
7M. AshwinBowler₹4,50,00,000
8Ishant SharmaBowler₹3,80,00,000
9Kevin PietersenBatsman₹3,50,00,000
10Irfan PathanAll-Rounder₹1,00,00,000
11Thisara PereraAll-Rounder₹1,00,00,000
12Rajat BhatiaAll-Rounder₹60,00,000
13Ashok DindaBowler₹50,00,000
14Scott BolandBowler₹50,00,000
15Peter HandscombWicket Keeper₹30,00,000
16Rudra Pratap SinghBowler₹30,00,000
17Adam ZampaBowler₹30,00,000
18Ishwar Chandra PandeyBowler₹20,00,000
19Deepak ChaharAll-Rounder₹10,00,000
20Jaskaran SinghBowler₹10,00,000
21Baba AparajithAll-Rounder₹10,00,000
22Ankush BainsWicket Keeper₹10,00,000
23Ankit SharmaAll-Rounder₹10,00,000
24Saurabh TiwaryBatsman₹7,300,000
25Albie MorkelBowler₹3,250,000
26George BaileyBatsman₹10,000,000
27Mayank Agarwal (New in 2017)Batsman

Here are the List of players which are joining the team in IPL 2018 After the auction :-

Benjamin StokesAll-Rounder₹14,50,00,000
Daniel ChristianAll-Rounder₹1,00,00,000
Manoj TiwaryBatsman₹50,00,000
Lockie FergusonBowler₹50,00,000
Jaydev UnadkatBowler₹30,00,000
Rahul ChaharBowler₹10,00,000
Saurabh KumarBowler₹10,00,000
Milind TandonAll-Rounder₹10,00,000
Rahul Ajay TripathiAll-Rounder₹10,00,000

Get Live Updates from IPL 2018 Auction .

Pune Team Squad IPL MS Dhoni captain

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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