RR 2018: Full list of players bought by Rajasthan Royals for IPL 11

Rajasthan Royals (RR) returned to the Indian Premier League after two years, along with CSK. On returning, RR are looking to get back in their groove, as the Royals had won the IPL trophy in the inaugural edition of 2008 and would want a repeat. Rajasthan Royals (RR) are known for bringing to the top unearthed and obscure talent.

Players Retained and Rajasthan Royals’ remaining money

RR retained just one player, but a rather star-studded one – Australia captain Steve Smith. The Rajasthan team was left with 3 Right to Match cards for the IPL 2018 Player auction, and the team’s remaining amount of money was 67.5 crore, as they had spent 12.5 crore on retaining Steve Smith earlier in January.

Full list of players bought by RR in IPL 2018 Player auction:

Player Name Playing Role Base Price Buying Price Process Country of Origin
Steven Smith Batsman 12.5 crore Retained Australia
Ben Stokes All-rounder 2 crore 12.5 crore Bought England
Ajinkya Rahane Batsman 2 crore 4 crore RTM India
Stuart Binny All-rounder 50 lakh 50 lakh Bought India
Sanju Samson WK-Batsman 1 crore 8 crore Bought India
Jos Buttler WK-Batsman 1.5 crore 4.4 crore Bought England
Rahul Tripathi Batsman 20 lakh 3.4 crore Bought India
Darcy Short Batsman 20 lakh 4 crore Bought India
Joffra Archer All-rounder 20 lakh 6.2 crore Bought India
Dhawal Kulkarni Bowler 50 lakh 75 lakh RTM India
Jaydev Unadkat Bowler 1.5 crore 11.50 crore Bought India
Ankit Sharma Bowler 20 lakh 20 lakh Bought India
Anureet Singh Bowler 30 lakh 30 lakh Bought India
Zahir Khan Bowler 20 lakh 60 lakh Bought Afghanistan
Shreyas Gopal Bowler 20 lakh 20 lakh Bought India
Prashant Chopra WK-Batsman 20 lakh 20 lakh Bought India
S Midhun All-rounder 20 lakh 20 lakh Bought India
Ben Laughlin Bowler 50 lakh 50 lakh Bought Australia
Mahipal Lomror All-rounder 20 lakh 30 lakh Bought India
Aryaman Birla Batsman 20 lakh 20 lakh Bought India
Jatin Saxena All-rounder 20 lakh 20 lakh Bought India
Dushmantha Chameera Bowler 50 lakh 50 lakh Bought India