The mini-auction for the 2023 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) has come to an end, and it has been one that has kept the fans at the edge of their seats. All ten franchises engaged in a high-voltage bidding war before finalising their squad for the 16th edition of the IPL.
The runner-up of the IPL 2022 season, Rajasthan Royals retained their core during the retention and headed into the auction with a purse of INR 13.2 Crore. They had nine slots to fill with four reserved for overseas players. They made some smart calls during the auction and roped in some star T20 players in the squad.
Rajasthan Royals (RR) Sold Players in IPL 2023 Auction
|Jason Holder||West Indies||All-Rounder||₹5.75 Crore|
|Adam Zampa||Australia||Bowler||₹1.5 Crore|
|Joe Root||England||Batter||₹1 Crore|
|Donovan Ferreira||South Africa||Wicket-Keeper||₹50 Lakhs|
|K.M. Asif||India||Bowler||₹30 Lakhs|
|Abdul P A||India||All-Rounder||₹20 Lakhs|
|Akash Vashisht||India||All-Rounder||₹20 Lakhs|
|Kunal Rathore||India||Wicket-Keeper||₹20 Lakhs|
|Murugan Ashwin||India||Bowler||₹20 Lakhs|
Rajasthan Royals (RR) Retained Players List Ahead of IPL 2023 Auction
|Sanju Samson (C)||Batsman / Wicketkeeper|
|Jos Buttler||Batsman / Wicketkeeper|
|Dhruv Jurel||Batsman / Wicketkeeper|
|R Ashwin||All Rounder|
Rajasthan Royals (RR) Complete Squad & Player List For IPL 2023
Sanju Samson (C), Devdutt Padikkal, Dhruv Jurel, Jos Buttler, K.C Cariappa, Kuldeep Sen, Kuldip Yadav, Navdeep Saini, Obed Mccoy, Prasidh Krishna, R. Ashwin, Riyan Parag, Shimron Hetmyer, Trent Boult, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Yuzvendra Chahal, Jason Holder, Adam Zampa, Joe Root, Donovan Ferreira, K.M. Asif, Abdul P A, Akash Vashisht, Kunal Rathore, Murugan Ashwin.