IPL 2023: Delhi Capitals trade Shardul Thakur to Kolkata Knight Riders

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Delhi Capitals trade Shardul Thakur
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Delhi Capitals trade Shardul Thakur

Indian Premier League Auction Trade

IPL 2023: Kolkata Knight Riders pulled off one the best deals before the Mini IPL auction 2023

Delhi Capitals trade Shardul Thakur: Delhi Capitals (DC) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) made one of the heaviest trades in the run-up to the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 mini-auction on Monday. In preparation for the next Indian Premier League season. The all-around Indian player Shardul Thakur has moved his base from Delhi to Kolkata. The former Chennai Super Kings (CSK) player will compete with Shreyas Iyer’s led team in the 16th IPL season. The greatest cricket league on the planet.

Prior to the deadline for the publishing of the retention list, they acquired Ferguson back and traded the explosive Afghan wicket-keeper Rahmanullah Gurbaz to the 2022 champion Gujarat Titans. Shardul is their third important transaction.

IPL 2023: Other Offers for Shardul

Gujarat Titans and Punjab Kings had both expressed interest in hiring the all-rounder with a fast bowl. But the Capitals decided to move further with KKR’s offer.  Even before the auction, the Kolkata Knight Riders are assembling a strong bowling assault with players like Umesh Yadav, Lockie Ferguson, Sunil Narine, and Varun Chakravarthy. The squad that has been moving players most frequently is the Knight Riders. Now Shardul in the team makes Kolkata’s bowling attack much stronger.

IPL 2023 Shardul Thakur

For the upcoming TATA IPL 2023, Shardul Thakur was moved from the Delhi Capitals to the Kolkata Knight Riders. The franchise purchased the all-rounder at the 2022 TATA IPL Auction at INR 10.75 crore. In the previous edition, he appeared in 14 games, took 15 wickets, featuring his career-best 4/36, and scored 120 runs.

IPL 2023 Aman Khan

Aman Khan, a young all-rounder, they traded him from Kolkata Knight Riders to Delhi Capitals. Aman, who made his IPL debut for KKR the previous season, was purchased in the 2022 TATA IPL Auction for INR 20 Lakh.

India’s New Zeland Series

In the Indian white-ball squad for the upcoming series against the hosts, New Zealand. KKR captain Iyer and Shardul, a recent addition to Kolkata. After a disappointing performance at the T20 World Cup 2022, Team India will play New Zealand in a three-match T20I series.

The standby list for the recently finished T20 World Cup in Australia included Shardul and Shreyas. Now both the players will be looking to make an impact and make a statement before the ODI World Cup comes in 2023.

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