Kolkata Knight Riders are one of the very popular teams of the Indian Premier League, it has a huge fanbase. IPL 2019 was not a good season for KKR. They have released 11 players and retained 14 players. Kolkata generally goes to IPL auction clear target in their mind, the same they did in the IPL 2020 auction too. Here is the complete IPL 2020 KKR squad.
KKR had a total of 35.65 cr to spent in IPL auction. They purchased Pat Cummins for 15.50 Cr.and Eoin Morgan for 5.25 Cr. Pat Cummins became the highest paid overseas player in the history of the Indian Premier League. Also, they purchased 4 Indian and 2 other overseas players from the auction.
Here is the complete IPL 2020 KKR Squad Player List
Kolkata Knight Riders Retained, Traded and Bought Players List
Retained Players: Dinesh Karthik, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Kuldeep Yadav, Shubman Gill, Lockie Ferguson, Nitish Rana, Sandeep Warrier, Harry Gurney, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Shivam Mavi, Prasidh Krishna, Rinku Singh
Traded: Siddhesh Lad (20 lakhs)
Bought Players: Pat Cummins (15.50 Cr.), Eoin Morgan (5.25 Cr.), Varun Chakravarthy (4 Cr.), Tom Banton (1 Cr.), Rahul Tripathi (60 Lakhs), M. Siddharth (20 Lakhs), Chris Green (20 lakhs).
KKR team is all set to play the IPL 2020 season with 7 Batsman, 8 All-rounders, and 6 Bowlers. And here is how the IPL 2020 KKR squad looks like
|IPL 2020 Kolkata Knight Riders Squad|
|Dinesh Karthik||Andre Russell||Kuldeep Yadav|
|Shubman Gill||Nitish Rana||Prasidh Krishna|
|Rinku Singh||Sunil Narine||Harry Gurney|
|Siddhesh Lad||Kamlesh Nagarkoti||Lockie Ferguson|
|Eoin Morgan*||Shivam Mavi||Sandeep Warrier|
|Tom Banton*||Varun Chakravarthy*||M. Siddharth*|
|Rahul Tripathi*||Chris Green*|
– * Denotes the Players purchased from the IPL Auction 2020