IPL 2017 : List of players retained and released by Rising Pune Supergiants

The tenth season of the cash rish Indian Premier League (IPL) will begin from April 5, 2017. The window for the franchises to retain players for the upcoming season was closed on December 15, 2016.

As many as 140 players including 44 overseas players have been retained by the franchises for the Vivo IPL 2017.
Meanwhile, Rising Pune Supergiants have the purse balance of Rs 19.1 crore for the auction.
Skipper MS Dhoni will again play for the Pune Supergiants as he was retained by the franchise.

Here is the list of players retained by Rising Pune Supergiants:

Player Name Bid Amount (in Rs)
M S Dhoni 125000000
Ajinkya Rahane 95000000
R Ashwin 75000000
Steven Smith 55000000
Faf Du Plessis 40000000
Mitchell Marsh 48000000
Ashok Dinda 5000000
Ankush Bains 1000000
Rajat Bhatia 6000000
Ankit Sharma 1000000
Ishwar Pandey 2000000
Adam Zampa 3000000
Jaskaran Singh 1000000
Baba Aparajith 1000000
Deepak Chahar 1000000
Usman Khwaja 10000000


Salary Cap Spent 469000000
Balance of Salary Cap 191000000
No of Players 16
No of Overseas Players 5


Here is the list of players released by Rising Pune Supergiants:

Player Name Bid Amount (in Rs)
Kevin Pietersen 35000000
Ishant Sharma 38000000
Irfan Pathan 10000000
Thisara Perera 10000000
Rudra Pratap Singh 3000000
Scott Boland 5000000
M. Ashwin 45000000
Peter Handscomb 3000000
Saurabh Tiwary 7300000
Albie Morkel 3250000
George Bailey 10000000

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