IPL Auction 2017: The 5 most balanced squads in the IPL 2017

The 5 most balanced squads in the IPL 2017


The IPL auction held at Bengaluru was interesting this time where some bidders got the players they want and another make does with whatever left. It will be the jackpot for Ben Stokes and Tymal Mills getting their dream deal. While some players fulfill their desire with price amounts like T Natarajan and Mohammed Siraj. This time MS Dhoni the most successful captain will not be captaining the team.

Here is the list of 5 most balanced team

Kolkata Knight Riders

The most popular team of IPL, KKR this time has a limited squad size of 23, although 27 are allowed for every team. In auction IPL 2017 auction held in Banglore, they bought the total of players, spending 5 crores on New Zealand left-arm pace bowler Trent Boult.

KKR win 2 times in IPL 2012 and 2014 trophy and become the most favorite team of IPL 2017. KKR proved to be mind thinker when it comes to the buying of players. They got balanced players with variation in the team to face every challenge of the match. They have applied amazing strategies while going for bidding for players.

Gautam Gambhir and Manish Panday the two players who come up with super batting shots.The bowling zone includes terrific Trent Boult, Woakes and Nathan Coulter-Nile and spinners Sunil Narine and Kuldeep Yadav.

Delhi Daredevil


With the perfect team players set for 10 edition of IPL 2017. They have picked up some promising talent like Shreyas Iyer and Rishab Pant. Zaheer Khan Firepower of Quinton de Knocks on the top JP Duminy in the middle and Carlos Brathwaite in the lower order. Delhi did amazing business at 2017 IPL auction held on 20 Feb in Bengaluru.

They able to pick other selective players known for tariffing performance including south Africa bowling sensation Kagiso Radaba with 5 crores Sri Lanka Test Captian Angelo Mathew and New Zeland’s Carey Anderson for 5 cores.

Mumbai Indians


This time Mumbai Indians continue to spend wisely in IPL auction 2017 thing wise. They picked up 27 players including Mitchel Johson all rounder for (2 crores) with equally impressive bowlers including Mitchell McClenghan, who played outstanding in last editions. The death overs bowler Jasprit Bumrah and power up batsmen including Ambala Rayudu Lendl Simmons Kieron Pollard and Jos Buttler.

Mumbai Indian has the team of al season including Hardik, Krunal Panday, and an option of players like Harbhajan Singh, Vinay Kumar, J Suchith Lasith Malinga. The new sensation of Shri Lanka Asela Gunaratne also has the chance to showcase his talent in IPL 2017.

Hyderabad Sunrise


The sunrise team of 32 players, 9 international and 22 Indian in IPL 2017 comprises total players including David Warner and Shikhar Dhawan at top followed by Bharat Chipli, Shikhar Dhawan, Cameron White, Ishank Jaggi, JP Duminy Darren Bravo, Arjun Yadav, Sunny Sohal, Darren Bravo, Dwarka R Teja are list of batsman.

They strengthen the bowling zone with Chris Jordan Mustafizur Rahman known for death bowling, also its very interesting to see sunrise has really splurged much amount on Afgan spinner Rashid Khan, taking more money that total of Mustafizar, Jorden, and tehnHenriues put together.

The past captain of Sunrise Hyderabad is David Warner, Shikhar Dhawan as vice-captain and Tom Moody the coach of 2017 IPL squad.

Royal Challengers Bangalore


The team consist of the strong squad comes in number 5th of balance team. RCB led by strongest batsmen Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Chris Gayle and Shane Watson. Although the team is the second highest spender in IPL bidding buys still they can face problems for balancing the bowlers. It would be interesting to see the bowling power of strongest fast bowler Tymal Mills with 90 mph bowling speed and if he justifies the tag price of $1791000. There will be lots of hopes from Indian bowlers including Yuzvendra Chala and Lokesh Rahul to perform well.

New Zeland’s fast bowler Adam Milne also could be a good option.

Post Author: Sumit Goyal

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