KKR 2018: Full list of players bought by Kolkata Knight Riders for IPL 11

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The much-awaited and anticipated Player Auction for the 11th season of the Indian Premier League has arrived, and will take place today and tomorrow (27 and 28 January) in Bengaluru. Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) have been a team always in contention for the number one spot in the league, with two IPL title wins from 2012 and 2014. Now Kolkata Knight Riders will look yet again to build a formidable squad, which is dominant in the IPL 2018 edition.

Players Retained and KKR’s remaining money

Kolkata Knight Riders retained Sunil Narine (12.5 crore) and Andre Russell (8.5 crore) during the Player Retention process earlier this month. They have 3 Right to Match cards available with them for the Indian Premier League 2018 player auction, and their remaining team purse is 59 crore.

Player bought by KKR in the IPL 2018 Player Auction:

Player Name Playing Role Base Price Buying Price Process Country of Origin
Sunil Narine Bowler 12.5 crore Retained West Indies
Andre Russell All-rounder 8.5 crore Retained West Indies
Mitchell Satrc Bowler 2 crore 9.4 crore Bought Australia
Chris Lynn Batsman 2 crore 9.6 crore Bought Australia
Dinesh Karthik WK-Batsman 2 crore 7.4 crore Bought India
Robin Uthappa WK-Batsman 2 crore 6.4 crore RTM India
Piyush Chawla All-rounder 1 crore 4.2 crore RTM India
Kuldeep Yadav Bowler 1.5 crore 5.8 crore RTM India
Shubman Gill Batsman 20 lakh 1.8 crore Bought India
Ishank Jaggi Batsman 20 lakh 20 lakh Bought India
Kamlesh Nagarkoti Bowler 20 lakh 3.2 crore Bought India
Nitish Rana Batsman 20 lakh 3.4 crore Bought India
Vinay Kumar Bowler 1 crore 1 crore Bought India
Apoorv Wankhade Batsman 20 lakh 20 lakh Bought India
Rinku Singh Batsman 20 lakh 80 lakh Bought India
Shivam Mavi All-rounder 20 lakh 3 crore Bought India
Cameron Delport All-rounder 30 lakh 30 lakh Bought India
Mitchell Johnson Bowler 2 crore 2 crore Bought Australia
Javon Searles All-rounder 30 lakh 30 lakh Bought West Indies


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