IPL 2020 Auctions (DC) Delhi Capitals
On December 19th 2019, IPL 2020 Auctions would take place in Kolkata. With a total of 127 cricketers retained including 35 overseas players, we look at how each team stands before the auction. How much cash do each team have and how strong would they bid for the likely players.
Purse Before the Auction
|Franchise||No of Players||No of Overseas Players||Total money spent (Rs.)||Salary cap available (Rs.)||Available Slots||Overseas Slots|
|CSK||20||6||70.40 cr||14.60 cr||5||2|
|DC||14||3||57.15 cr||27.85 cr||11||5|
|KXIP||16||4||42.30 cr||42.70 cr||9||4|
|KKR||14||4||49.35 cr||35.65 cr||11||4|
|MI||18||6||71.95 cr||13.05 cr||7||2|
|RR||14||4||56.10 cr||28.90 cr||11||4|
|RCB||13||2||57.10 cr||27.90 cr||12||6|
|SRH||18||6||68.00 cr||17.00 cr||7||2|
|Total||127||35||472.3 cr||207.65 cr||73||29|
- DC is one of the 3 teams to fill 11 slots, including 5 overseas with 27.85 Cr budget. Let’s look at the current squad before IPL 2020 Auctions Delhi Capitals:
With all 4 pacers being right-arm, Delhi should add 1 or 2 left-arm fast bowlers.
They have a total of 8 bowlers, including 4 pacers and 4 spinners in the squad.
With so many bowling options, they have only 1 all-rounder (Keemo Paul), they can look for one more proper all-rounder.
They have only 6 players as specialist batsmen, including 3 openers.
They should look for couple of middle-order batsmen.
Rishabh Pant is the only wicket keeper they have, so they will look for a back up Wicket keeper.