RCB, the team which bags most talented players every year. But even after thirteen years they still can’t manage to win their maiden IPL trophy. Its 13th edition of IPL 2020 and RCB is still waiting to wear the winning team crown of the Indian Premier League.
Earlier, the team has finished IPL seasons as runners up on three occasions but every time they fail to win the title. This year they may clinch their first IPL title in the upcoming edition. The addition of Aron Finch to the squad would ease some of the pressure from caption Virat Kohli and ABD.
In the last twelve sessions, RCB (Royal Challengers Banglore) has always been the most followed and most favorite team of all the seasons of IPL.
And this year IPL 2020 will also not make any difference as fans of RCB, Virat and ABD will be cheering for their team from the bottom of their hearts as this year they again will be embarking on the search for their first elusive Indian Premier League winner title.
But within those last 12 years, have you ever wondered how much RCB squad earns even if without winning the trophy?
Here are the key numbers for RCB players after the IPL 2020 auction:
The total strength of the RCB squad is 21 including eight overseas players. The players which franchise owner bought this year are as follows: Aaron Finch, Chris Morris, Dale Steyn, Isuru Udana, Joshua Philippe, Kane Richardson, Pavan Deshpande, and Shahbaz Ahmad. There are a total of eight players that were added to the RCB squad to make it even stronger with the remaining balance of Rs 6.4 cr in the purse.
Full list of RCB players along with their salaries:
|Player Name||Retained/bought||Price (Rs Cr)|
|Virat Kohli (Captain)||Retained||17.00|
|AB de Villiers||Retained||11.00|
|Gurkeerat Mann Singh||Retained||0.50|
|Shahbaz Ahmad (uncapped)||Bought||0.20|
|Pavan Deshpande (uncapped)||Bought||0.20|