Punjab Kings (PBKS) Released Players and Retained Players 2024

PBKS Released And Retained Players 2024:The IPL 2024 auction is scheduled to take place at the Coca-Cola Arena in Dubai on December 19, 2023. Each team will have a budget of Rs. 100 crore, an increase from the previous year’s Rs. 95 crore.

The Punjab Kings, a team yet to claim their first Indian Premier League (IPL) title, were poised to make a significant impact in the previous season following a reshuffle of their coaching and captaincy roles.Here’s the list of all the players retained and released by Punjab Kings (PBKS) ahead of the IPL 2024.

Despite making significant changes in their coaching staff and captaincy, appointing Trevor Bayliss as head coach and Shikhar Dhawan as captain, the Punjab Kings (PBKS) could only manage a lackluster six wins out of their 14 matches in the IPL 2023 season.

Punjab Kings (PBKS) Released Players and Retained Players 2024

PBKS Released And Retained Players 2024

PBKS Released And Retained Players 2024:Despite a ordinary season under the leadership of Shikhar Dhawan, the Punjab Kings (PBKS) have opted to retain their core group of players for the upcoming IPL season. This includes skipper Dhawan, seasoned pacers Kagiso Rabada and Arshdeep Singh, and emerging talents Jitesh Sharma and Sikandar Raza.

Here’s the list of players retained and released by PBKS ahead of IPL 2024:

PBKS Released Players 2024

PBKS Released Players 2024:The official list of released players will be unveiled shortly after the official announcement. Here’s a breakdown of the Punjab Kings (PBKS) Released Players for the 2024 season:

PlayerRole
Bhanuka RajapaksaBatter
Mohit RatheeAll-rounder
Baltej DhandaBowler
Raj Angad BawaAll-rounder
Shahrukh KhanBatter 

PBKS Retained Players 2024

PBKS Retained Players 2024:The official list of retained players will be updated promptly after the official announcement. Here’s a breakdown of the Punjab Kings (PBKS) Retained Players for the 2024 season:

PlayerRole
Shikhar Dhawan (C)Batter
Jitesh SharmaBatter
Prabhsimran SinghBatter
Jonny BairstowBatter/Wicket-keeper
Matthew ShortBatter
Atharva TaideBatter
Rishi DhawanBatter
Sam CurranAll-rounder
Sikandar RazaAll-rounder
Liam LivingstoneBatter
Gurnoor Singh BrarBowler
Shivam SinghBowler
Rahul ChaharBowler
Arshdeep SinghBowler
Harpreet BrarBowler
Vidwath KaverappaBowler
Prashant SolankiBowler
Nathan EllisBowler

IPL 2024: Current Squad Of Punjab Kings (PBKS)

Shikhar Dhawan (Captain), Harpreet Singh Bhatia, Atharva Taide, Shivam Singh, Matthew Short, Liam Livingstone, Sikandar Raza, Shahrukh Khan, Mohit Rathee, Harpreet Brar, Sam Curran, Rishi Dhawan, Prabhsimran Singh, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Jitesh Sharma, Kagiso Rabada, Nathan Ellis, Vidhwath Kaverappa, Rahul Chahar, Baltej Singh, Arshdeep Singh, Gurnoor Brar

IPL 2024 Teams Purse Value

Ahead of the IPL 2024 Auction, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has given franchises a boost by increasing their purse value by INR 5 crores, taking it from INR 95 crores to INR 100 crores.

This increase in purse value will allow franchises to acquire more top-tier players during the auction, which is scheduled to take place in Dubai on December 19.

Here’s a breakdown of the “IPL 2024 Teams Purse Value” for all teams:

TeamPurse Value (INR Crore)
Punjab Kings29.10 crore
Sunrisers Hyderabad34.00 crore
Gujarat Titans13.85 crore
Delhi Capitals28.95 crore
Lucknow Super Giants13.90 crore
Rajasthan Royals14.50 crore
Royal Challengers Bangalore40.75 crore
Kolkata Knight Riders32.70 crore
Chennai Super Kings31.40 crore
Mumbai Indians –15.25 crore

IPL 2024 Auction Date  and Venue

IPL 2024 Auction Date and Venue: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has scheduled the IPL 2024 Auction to take place in Dubai on December 19. This much-anticipated event will mark a crucial step in the preparation for the upcoming season of the Indian Premier League (IPL).

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