IPL Auction is now over and champion of IPL 2012 and IPL 2014, KKR Squad For IPL 2021 Is now ready to compete with other teams and stand a chance to win their third championship. This season KKR has released 5 players and added 8 new players in the team this season. Here we have provided you with the list of Kolkata Knight Riders Squad for IPL 2021.
With a very tight budget of only 10.75 Crores for the auctions, KKR bought 8 new players to strengthen their KKR Squad. They have retained most of their key players like – Shubman Gill, Eoin Morgan and Pat Cummins.
|Team||Kolkata Knight Riders|
|Owner||Red Chillies Entertainment, Mehta Group|
|Number Of Players||25|
|Home Ground||Eden Gardens|
This season they have released a total of 5 players from theri KKR Squad. These five players include – M Siddarth, Tom Banton, Siddesh Lad, Nikhil Naik and Chris Green.
This season, Kolkata Knight Riders Squad will try their best to lift their third championship after 2012 and 2014. Your favourite team KKR is ready with some new faces but more energy to compete. They have spent 7.8 Crores out of 10.75 Crores to purchase 8 new players.
KKR Squad For IPL 2021
If we talk about the last year performance of KKR then they had a poor performance compared to other seasons, which led them to finish with fifth position. This time KKR Squad is ready with new players to change the past. Here is the list of Kolkata Knight Riders Squad For IPL 2021-
|17||Shakib Al Hasan|
IPL 2021: Retained Players Of KKR
This season Kolkata Knight Riders has retained a total of 17 players, which are their Key Players. Retaining players like Andre Russell, Dinesh Karthik, Rinku Singh, Shubman Gill, Sunil Narine etc has remained their strength. Here is the List Of Retained Players Of KKR 2021-
IPL 2021: Released Players Of KKR
Last few years were not good for the KKR Squad. This may have led the franchise to release a total of 5 players from the KKR Squad. Here is the list of Released Players Of KKR 2021-
IPL 2021: Newly Added Players Of KKR
This season you are going to see several new faces in your favourite Kolkata Knight Riders Squad. In order to strengthen KKR Squad, the franchise has spent 3.2 Crores to purchase 8 new players. Here is the list of New Players Of KKR 2021-
|1||Harbhajan Singh||2 Crores|
|2||Pawan Negi||50 Lakhs|
|3||Karun Nair||50 Lakhs|
|4||Venkatesh Iyer||20 Lakhs|
|5||Sheldon Jackson||20 Lakhs|
|6||Vaibhav Arora||20 Lakhs|
|7||Shakib al Hasan||3.2 Crores|
|8||Ben Cutting||75 Lakhs|