Sunrisers Hyderabad have a relatively quiet action at the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 player auction at Kolkata on Thursday. But with a strong and settled team already installed, it should not worry the former champions much. (More Cricket News)
They spent Rs 6.9 crore on seven players -- Australia all-rounder Mitchell Marsh (Rs 2 crore), Indian batsman Priyam Garg (Rs 1.9 crore), Indian batsman Virat Singh (Rs 1.90 crore), West Indies spinner Fabien Allen (Rs 50 lakh), Indian batsman B Sandeep (Rs 20 lakh), Indian all-rounder Sanjay Yadav (Rs 20 lakh) and Indian all-rounder Abdul Samad (Rs 20 lakh)
Batsmen: David Warner, Kane Williamson, Jonny Bairstow, Sanjay Yadav, Abdul Samad, Priyam Garg, Virat Singh, Sandeep Bavanka, Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Shreevats Goswami (wk), Manish Pandey, Ricky Bhui
All-rounders: Fabian Allen, Mitchell Marsh, Vijay Shankar, Mohammad Nabi, Abhishek Sharma
Spinners: Rashid Khan, Shahbaz Nadeem
Pacers: Basil Thampi, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Billy Stanlake, T Natarajan, Khaleel Ahmed, Sandeep Sharma, Siddarth Kaul
Squad strength: 25
Players released before the auction: Shakib Al Hasan (banned for one year), Deepak Hooda, Martin Guptill, Ricky Bhui and Yusuf Pathan.