IPL 2019 RCB Squad: Royal Challenger Bangalore is one of the best fascinating teams in the IPL 2019. Royal Challengers Bangalore made the first purchase in IPL 2019 auction. Shivam Dube smashed five successive sixes in an over in the Ranji game against Baroda just a day before the auction, was roped in for 5 cr by RCB.
Here we are looking at the players who the Royal Challenger Bangalore have decided to keep as part of their squad for next year’s season as they seek to defend their title. Few players dropped while many veterans of the squad remain and will continue to form part.
Royal Challenger Bangalore release only four further players like Brendon McCullum, Corey Anderson, Chris Woaks and Sarfaraz Khan. RCB retain the experienced players included Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Parthiv Patel, Y Chahal and Umesh Yadav.
List of Retained players IPL 2019:
Virat Kohli (Captain), AB de Villiers, Parthiv Patel, Washington Sundar, Pawan Negi, Moeen Ali, Colin de Grandhomme, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammed Siraj, Tim Southee, Umesh Yadav, Navdeep Saini, Kulwant Khejroliya, Nathan Coulter-Nile.
Virat Kohli – ₹17 crore (US$ 2.4 million)
AB de Villiers – ₹11 crore (US$ 1.5 million)
Yuzvendra Chahal – ₹6 crore (US$ 834,876.00)
Umesh Yadav – ₹4.2 crore (US$ 584,413.20)
Washington Sundar – ₹3.2 crore (US$ 445,267.20)
Navdeep Saini – ₹3 crore (US$ 417,438.00)
Mohammed Siraj – ₹2.6 crore (US$ 361,779.60)
Colin de Grandhomme – ₹2.2 crore (US$ 306,121.20)
Nathan Coulter-Nile – ₹2.2 crore (US$ 306,121.20)
Moeen Ali – ₹1.7 crore (US$ 236,548.20)
Parthiv Patel – ₹1.7 crore (US$ 236,548.20)
Pawan Negi – ₹1 crore (US$139,146.00)
Tim Southee – ₹1 crore (US$ 139,146.00)
Kulwant Khejroliya – ₹85 lakh (US$118,274.10)
List of Released players IPL 2019:
Quinton de Kock, Mandeep Singh, Chris Woakes, Sarfraz Khan, Brendon McCullum, Corey Anderson
List of added players IPL 2019:
Shimron Hetmyer, Devdutt Padikkal, Shivam Dube, Heinrich Klassen, Gurkeerat Singh, Himmat Singh, Prayas Ray Barman
IPL 2019 RCB Squad:
Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Parthiv Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Tim Southee, Umesh Yadav, Navdeep Saini, Kulwant Khejroliya, Washington Sundar, Pawan Negi, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Moeen Ali, Mohammed Siraj, Colin de Grandhomme, Shimron Hetmyer, Devdutt Padikkal, Shivam Dube, Heinrich Klassen, Gurkeerat Singh, Himmat Singh, Prayas Ray Barman