Retained and Released by KKR (Kolkata Knight Riders): The high profile tournament VIVO IPL 2017 is all set to fly high from April 17,2017. The much awaited domestic tournament will be held in Indian Subcontinent. The tenth edition of the VIVO IPL will be the last for all franchises as the 10 Year contract would be completing in 2017. The stakes are running high as the cash rich is all set to become more glamour in its tenth edition.
Two Time Champions Kolkata Knight Riders would be hoping to repeat the magical performance to clinch the final edition of VIVO IPL 2017. In VIVO IPL 2016, Kolkata Knight Riders(KKR) has lost in Semi-finals against Sunrisers Hyderabad(SRH) by 22 runs. Out of 14 matches played, the team won 8 lost 6 matches and were placed in 4th in the points table. The team management has announced list of players retained and released in IPL 2017 season.
List of Players Retained and Released by KKR (Kolkata Knight Riders) for IPL 2017
List of Players Retained by Kolkata Knight Riders(KKR) in IPL 2017
|Gautham Gambhir||Sunil Narine|
|Kuldeep Yadhav||Andre Russell|
|Suryakumar yadav||Shakib Al Hansan|
|Manish Pandey||Chris Lynn|
|Piyush Chawla||Sheldon Jackson|
List of Players Released by Kolkata Knight Riders(KKR) in IPL 2017
|Jaydev Unadkat||Morne Morkel|
|R Satish||Brad Hogg|
|Manan Sharma||Joson Holder|
Overall, the team has retained 14 players and released 9 Players for the upcoming IPL season 10. The team is left with Rs.19.75 Crore to purchase players in IPL 2017. In total, the team management has spent Rs.46.25 Crore for 14 Players (10 Domestic and 4 Overseas).