Kolkata Knight Riders team is the two times IPL champions in the year 2012 and 2014. KKR has the biggest fan following as compared to other teams because the team owner is a Bollywood actor Shahrukh Khan. Much awaited IPL KKR Team 2019 is out, catch the player list of Kolkata Knight Riders for IPL 12.
KKR only retained 13 players from their IPL 2018 squad and completed their IPL 12 squad with the addition of 8 players. In the IPL Auction KKR bought 8 players. KKR bought Carlos Brathwaite of Windies team for the massive amount of 5cr.
Here is the complete IPL 2019 KKR Player List
Kolkata Knight Riders Retained and Bought Players List
Retained Players: Dinesh Karthik, Chris Lynn, Andre Russell, Piyush Chawla, Kuldeep Yadav, Prasidh Krishna, Sunil Narine, Robin Uthappa, Shubman Gill, Shivam Mavi, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Nitish Rana, Rinku Singh
Bought Players: Shrikant Mundhe (Rs 20 lakh), Yarra Prithviraj (Rs 20 lakh), Anrich Nortje (Rs 20 lakh), Nikhil Naik (Rs 20 lakh), Harry Gurney (Rs 75 lakh), Joe Denly (Rs 1 crore), Lockie Ferguson (Rs 1.60 crore), Carlos Brathwaite (Rs 5 crore)
IPL KKR team 2019 is all set to play the IPL 12 season with 7 Batsmen, 5 all-rounders, 2 Spinners and 7 Pacers. And here is how the IPL 2019 KKR squad looks like
|Dinesh Karthik (wk)||Sunil Narine||Kuldeep Yadav||Yarra Prithviraj*|
|Chris Lynn||Andre Russell||Piyush Chawla||Shivam Mavi|
|Robin Uthappa (wk)||Nitish Rana||Kamlesh Nagarkoti|
|Rinku Singh||Carlos Brathwaite*||Prasidh Krishna|
|Shubman Gill||Shrikant Mundhe*||Harry Gurney*|
|Joe Denly*||Lockie Ferguson*|
|Nikhil Naik (wk)*||Anrich Nortje*|
– * Denotes the Players purchased from the IPL Auction 2019