With the transfer window of the Indian Premier League (IPL) set to close tonight (November 14), teams will be eager to offload some players, trading a few ahead of next month’s auction on December 19 in Kolkata.
While the window has seen some of the big names – R Ashwin, Ajinkya Rahane and Trent Boult – being traded, here’s the entire list of the players who were traded.
Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) ended their association with R Ashwin, who captained the team during the last two seasons. The franchise traded the Indian off-spinner to Delhi Capitals (DC).
After playing 100 IPL games for Rajasthan Royals (RR), the franchise opted to trade the Indian Test vice-captain to DC on the final day of the transfer window.
The New Zealand left-arm pacer was traded to defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI) by DC. Boult, who was a part of the IPL franchise from the capital, will now play under Rohit Sharma.
The right-arm pacer remains the only uncapped Indian player having scalped a five-wicket haul in the IPL and he was traded to RR from KXIP.
DC traded the West Indian allrounder to MI.
The right-arm pacer made a return to the MI unit after RR decided to trade him.
Earlier this year, the legspinner was traded to DC by MI and the youngster, even before playing a game for DC, was traded to RR.
Rahul Tewatia made a return to RR, a franchise with whom he began his IPL journey in 2014, after DC traded the bowling allrounder.
RR traded Krishnappa Gowtham, who played 22 matches of the team across the last two IPL seasons, to KXIP.
The left-arm spinner from Karnataka, who replaced the injured Harshal Patel at Delhi Capitals during the last season will play for KXIP after being traded by DC.
Here’s the list of the players who were traded during the transfer window:
|Player||Traded By||Traded To|
|R Ashwin||Kings XI Punjab||Delhi Capitals|
|Ankit Rajpoot||Kings XI Punjab||Rajasthan Royals|
|Trent Boult||Delhi Capitals||Mumbai Indians|
|Sherfane Rutherford||Delhi Capitals||Mumbai Indians|
|Jagadeesha Suchith||Delhi Capitals||Kings XI Punjab|
|Dhawal Kulkarni||Rajasthan Royals||Mumbai Indians|
|Krishnappa Gowtham||Rajasthan Royals||Kings XI Punjab|
|Mayank Markande||Delhi Capitals||Rajasthan Royals|
|Rahul Tewatia||Delhi Capitals||Rajasthan Royals|
|Ajinkya Rahane||Rajasthan Royals||Delhi Capitals|