The thirteenth season of the Indian Premier League to start right from April. Delhi Capitals Team 2021 Players List has revealed by retaining, releasing, and taking new players in the squad. Shreyas Iyer is the captain of the Delhi Capitals, and the team got several Twenty20 specialist batsmen and some bowling options.
Delhi Capital has bought some new players in their playing XI, getting Chris Woakes, Chris Lynn, and Shimron Hetmyer. The franchise goes big in the IPL 2021 Auction with the purchase of Jason Roy, Marcus Stoinis, and Alex Carey. Delhi Capitals have released three overseas allrounders, including Colin Munro, Colin Ingram, and Chris Morris.
The franchise has bought in some local uncapped players in their squad with by spending INR 27.85 crores in their IPL auction last year. DC retained the Rishabh Pant, who is the most expensive player in the team squad while West Indian top-order batsman Shimron Hetmyer is the most expensive overseas player in the DC squad 2021.
Top Order Batting Line
In the top order batting line, Delhi Capitals Team 2021 Players List includes Shikhar Dhawan, Jason Roy. Alex Carey, Rishabh Pant, Shreyas Iyer, and Shimron Hetmyer. Shikhar Dhawan is the best player in the Delhi Capitals squad for the 2021 Indian Premier League season. Dhawan has more than 4000 runs in his name in the IPL career, taking himself with 97 as his highest innings in the tournament.
Shreyas Iyer is the top-order batsman and captain to the Delhi Capitals squad for the IPL 2019. He has outstanding stats in the Indian Premier League so far, getting 13 half-centuries in just 62 matches he played. The franchise has bought Ajinkya Rahane as their new player in the squad.
Rahane earlier played for Rajasthan Royals, Rising Pune SuperGiants. Rahane is the best acquisition by Delhi Capitals in their IPL 2021 squad, who has 27 half-centuries on his name in the Indian Premier League. Delhi Capitals Team 2021 Players List have English import Jason Roy who will play his first season of the tournament for Gujarat Lion.
Roy is on the top ten best T20 players whose remarkable performances gave them immense fame within no time. Delhi Capital has bought Shimron Hetmyer as their top-order batsman who played only five games his short IPL career. The franchise has hired him for Indian Rupee 7.5 cores that makes him the most expensive foreign player in the DC lineup.
Middle Order Batting Line
Another top-order batsman in the DC Squad 2021, Prithvi Shaw, who earlier appeared in for Delhi Daredevils. Australian T20 specialist batsmen Marcus Stoinis bought by the Delhi Capitals in the IPL auction last year. Stoinis have played 29 matches and took 4/15 as his best bowling figure with 15 in total.
He has smashed 147 runs for just 79 balls in the most reason Big Bash League 9th season. Delhi Capital has bought west Indian allrounder, Keemo Paul, for INR 50 lacs for the upcoming season. Paul is a tall and quick bowler and hard-hitter who have played the first season of the IPL for DC last year.
The franchise has retained Rishabh Pant and bought Alex Carey as their wicket-keeper batsman. Rishabh Pant is the most expensive player in the Delhi Capitals Team 2021 player list with his eight crores deal. Alex Carey is a very responsible middle-order batsman who is bought by the Delhi Capitals franchise for in the Delhi Capitals for the Indian Premier League 2021 league.
Delhi Capital has Kagiso Rabada, Ishant Sharma, Mohit Sharma, and Avesh Khan as their crucial bowler in the squad. Rabada is the most experienced bowler in pace battery for Delhi Capitals, who 25 wickets last season. In just 13 matches, making him the leading wicket-taker for his team.
Ishant Sharma is another leading bowler in the Delhi Capitals squad who has got 71 wickets in few seasons of the Indian Premier League. He has picked up a five-wicket haul in the IPL 13, making his best bowling figure in IPL with 5/12. The team has purchased English attacking bowler Chris Woakes as a new foreign player in their lineup.
Woakes has outstanding bowling performance on his name in limited-overs cricket. The franchise has bought three local players as their allrounder, including Axar Patel, Harhal Patel, and Lalit Yadav. The franchise has hired him for INR 4 crores for the 13th season of the tournament.
DC went for Mohit Mishra as their fast bowling option, which has outstanding bowling stats taking 4/14 as his best bowling figure. The franchise has bought two other local players from the first class-cricket structure of India Avesh Khan and Tushar Deshpande.
Avesh Khan has earlier played in the Indian Premier League, taking five wickets in 9 matches. While Tushar hasn’t played a single season of the IPL and he is all set to make his debut for Delhi Capitals in IPL 2013.
Spin Bowling Unit
The franchise has bought former legendary right-arm off-break bowler with this super crafty anonymous bowling action. Ashwin played for Chennai Super Kings in the first eight years of the tournament before joining another team. In his IPL career, Ashwin got 125 wickets taking 4/34 as his best bowling figure in the competition.
The team has retained Nepalian spin bowler Sandeep Lamichhanne for the upcoming season of the Indian Premier League. He made his debut for DC in the IPL 18, taking 13 wickets and 3/36 as his best bowling stats. The franchise has bought Amit Mishra as their new local players in the squad who returned to the DC squad after four years.
Delhi Capitals Team 2021
|DC Squad 2020||Playing Role||Year||IPL Salary (INR)|
|Shikhar Dhawan||Batsmen||2019||5.2 Crores|
|Shreyas Iyer||Batsmen||2018||7 Crores|
|Prithvi Shaw||Batsmen||2018||1.2 Crores|
|Ajinkya Rahane||Batsmen||2020||4 Crores|
|Jason Roy||Batsmen||2020||1.5 Crores|
|Shimron Hetmyer||Batsmen||2020||7.75 Crores|
|Harshal Patel||Allrounder||2018||20 Lacs|
|Axar Patel||Allrounder||2019||5 Crores|
|Keemo Paul||Allrounder||2019||50 Lacs|
|Chris Woakes||Allrounder||2020||1.5 Crores|
|Marcus Stoinis||Allrounder||2020||4.8 Crores|
|Lalit Yadav||Allrounder||2020||20 Lacs|
|Rishabh Pant||Wicketkeeper||2018||8 Crores|
|Alex Carey||Wicketkeeper||2020||2.4 Crores|
|Sandeep Lamichhane||Bowler||2018||20 Lacs|
|Avesh Khan||Bowler||2018||70 Lacs|
|Kagiso Rabada||Bowler||2018||4.2 Crores|
|Ishant Sharma||Bowler||2019||1.1 Crores|
|Amit Mishra||Bowler||2018||4 Crores|
|Ravichandran Ashwin||Bowler||2020||7.6 Crores|
|Mohit Sharma||Bowler||2020||50 Lacs|
|Tushar Deshpande||Bowler||2020||20 Lacs|
|Murugan Ashwin||Bowler||2019||20 Lacs|