IPL Auction has been over on 18th February and one of the very powerful teams PBKS(Punjab Kings) Squad For IPL 2021 Is now ready to compete with other teams and try their hardest to lift their first IPL championship trophy. This season Kings Punjab has released 9 players and added 9 new players in PBKS Squad.
|Owner||Mohit Burman, Ness Wadia, Preity Zinta, Karan Paul|
|Captain||K. L. Rahul|
|Number of Players||25|
|Home Ground||PCA Stadium|
The former Kings XI Punjab has now been renamed to Punjab Kings. If we have a look at this franchise, then we will find that they haven’t only renamed their name but also strengthen their squad.
Kings Punjab stepped in the auctions with a massive budget of 53.20 Crores. It was expected that the Kings Punjab franchise would make big moves in the auction and they did the same.
They have spent big amounts to dragging big names into the PBKS Squad. Jhye Richardson for 14 Crores, Riley Meredith for 8 Crores, uncapped player Shahrukh Khan for 5.25 Crores and Moises Henriques for 4.2 Crore are the massive moves from this franchise.
Punjab Kings has released a total of 9 players from their squad including Glenn Maxwell. Led by KL Rahul, Kings Punjab spent a total of 34.6 Crores to fill in their available nine slots.
Punjab Kings Squad For IPL 2021
The old Kings XI Punjab has now become Punjab Kings and are ready with their squad to lift their first IPL Championship Trophy. With the addition of 9 powerful faces, they have strengthened their squad to the next level. Here is the list of Punjab Kings Squad For IPL 2021-
IPL 2021: Retained Players Of Punjab Kings (Kings XI Punjab)
Kings Punjab has retained the majority portion of their squad for IPL 2021. This season they have retained a total of 16 players. Here is the list of Retained Players Of Punjab Kings 2021-
IPL 2021: Released Players Of Punjab Kings
This season Punjab Kings has released a total of 9 players from the franchise including some big names like Glenn Maxwell. Here is the list of Released Players Of Punjab Kings-
|4||Mujeeb ur Rahman|
|9||Tajinder Singh Dhillon|
IPL 2021: New Players Of PBKS
In order to strengthen the PBKS Squad, the franchise has added a total of 9 new powerful names. They have added some big players like Jhye Richardson, Riley Meredith etc. In total, this franchise has spent 34.6 Crores to add new big names in the PBKS Squad. Here is the list if New Players Of PBKS 2021-
|1||Jhye Richardson||14 Crores|
|2||Riley Meredith||8 Crores|
|3||Shahrukh Khan||5.25 Crores|
|4||Moises Henriques||4.20 Crores|
|5||Dawid Malan||1.5 Crores|
|6||Fabian Allen||75 Lakhs|
|7||Jalaj Saxena||30 Lakhs|
|9||Utkarsh Singh||20 Lakhs|
|9||Saurabh Kumar||20 Lakhs|