After the suspensions of Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals in the previous season, a new team Rising Pune Supergiants was introduced. Rising Pune Supergiants is a replacement of Pune which was bought by Sanjiv Goenka. The team was renamed as Rising Pune Supergiants after Sanjiv Goenka-led New Rising. Below is the entire Rising Pune Supergiants 2017 Squad and complete players list. Watch IPL 2017 Live telecast on TV
MS Dhoni will lead the team in the tournament and Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium is designated as the home ground. Stephen Fleming will be coaching the official team in the tournament while Eric Simons will coach the team for bowling.
Due to the poor performance in the last IPL, the selection committee has done major changes in the main team. The officials have replaced most of the players including Peter Handscomb, Ishant Sharma, Irfan Pathan, Thisara Perera. Rudra Pratap Singh, Scott Boland, M. Ashwin, Kevin Pietersen, Saurabh Tiwary, Albie Morkel and George Bailey.
IPL Auction 2017 is being Scheduled on Monday, 20 February 2017. Pune will be definitely focusing on picking up quality bowlers due to previous seasons performance. Pune bought Mahinder Singh Dhoni as their first player at the price of Rs. 12.5 crores.
Rising Pune Supergiants 2017 Squad and Complete Players list
Here mentioned all updated details of the RPSG Rising Pune Supergiants 2017 Squad and Complete Players list.
#Final Squad for IPL 2017
MS Dhoni, Ajinkya Rahane, Ravichandran Ashwin, Steven Smith(c), Faf du Plessis, Mitchell Marsh, Ashok Dinda. Ankush Bains, Rajat Bhatia, Ankit Sharma, Ishwar Pandey, Adam Zampa, Jaskaran Singh. Baba Aparajith, Deepak Chahar, Usman Khawaja, Mayank Agarwal, Ben Stokes, Manoj Tiwary. Jaydev Unadkat, Rahul Chahar, Daniel Christian, Lockie Ferguson, Saurabh Kumar, Milind Tandon, Rahul Tripathi, Shardul Thakur.
#Retained Players from previous years
1. Steve Smith (Australia) – Captain – Rs 5.5 crore
2. Faf du Plessis (South Africa) – Rs 4 crore
3. Mitchell Marsh (Australia) – Rs 4.8 crore
4. Adam Zampa (Australia) – Rs 30 lakh
5. Usman Khawaja (Australia) – Rs 1 crore
6. Mahendra Singh Dhoni – Rs 12.5 crore
7. Ajinkya Rahane – Rs 9.5 crore
8. Ravichandran Ashwin – Rs 7.5 crore
9. Ashok Dinda – Rs 50 lakh
10. Ankush Bains – Rs 10 lakh
11. Rajat Bhatia – Rs 60 lakh
12. Ankit Sharma – Rs 10 lakh
13. Ishwar Pandey – Rs 20 lakh
14. Jaskaran Singh – Rs 10 lakh
15. Baba Aparajith – Rs 10 lakh
16. Deepak Chahar – Rs 10 lakh
17. Mayank Agarwal (Acquired from DD) – Rs 1.6 crore
#New Players (Who have bought from current Auction)
18. Ben Stokes (England) – Rs 14.5 crore
19. Daniel Christian (Australia) – Rs 1 crore
20. Lockie Feguson (New Zealand) – Rs 50 lakh
21. Jaydev Unadkat – Rs 30 lakh
22. Rahul Chahar – Rs 10 lakh
23. Saurabh Kumar – Rs 10 lakh
24. Milind Tandon – Rs 10 lakh
25. Rahul Ajay Tripathi – Rs 10 lakh
26. Manoj Tiwary – Rs 50 lakh