In the IPL 2023 Auction, all the 10 teams have build up their final squads for the upcoming season. One of the most interesting teams out of the ten is DC. In the beginning, Delhi based franchise quite often found themselves at the bottom of the IPL but they have improved so much since the last three seasons. They have turned themselves into one of the most consistent sides. In this article we will talk about Delhi Capitals Team Analysis and Updates.
Delhi Capitals IPL 2023 Auction Review
Delhi Capitals retained four players ahead of the IPL 2022 Mega Auction and therefore were left with a low amount. DC entered the field of IPL 2022 Mega Auction with the aim to cover the important areas and get a few clutch players who can win matches for them. They also try to get some of their old players. DC bid for Shikhar Dhawan, R Ashwin and Kagiso Rabada, but failed to get anyone of the above because of their low amount in the purse.
In IP 2023 auctions, Delhi Capitals bought the following players:-
- Ishant Sharma (INR 50 lakh)
- Phil Salt (INR 2 crore)
- Mukesh Kumar (INR 5.5 crore)
- Manish Pandey (INR 2.4 crore)
- Rilee Rossouw (INR 4.6 crore)
It is evident from the Delhi Capitals 2023 squad that they have been able to cover almost all the important bases. After the mega auction, they have a fresh-looking squad who will settle for nothing short of an IPL title.
DC IPL 2023 Squad
Wicketkeepers: Rishabh Pant (c), Phil Salt (ENG).
Batters: Yash Dhull, Sarfaraz Khan, Ripal Patel, Rovman Powell (WI), Prithvi Shaw, David Warner (AUS), Rilee Rossouw (SA), Manish Pandey.
All-rounders: Lalit Yadav, Mitchell Marsh (AUS), Axar Patel.
Bowlers: Khaleel Ahmed, Aman Hakim Khan, Praveen Dubey, Kuldeep Yadav, Mustafizur Rahman (BAN), Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Lungi Ngidi (SA), Anrich Nortje (SA), Vicky Ostwal, Chetan Sakariya, Mukesh Kumar, Ishant Sharma.
IPL 2023 : Delhi Capitals Team Analysis
DC 2023 Squad : Batsmen
DC 2023 Squad : Wicketkeepers
DC 2023 Squad : All-Rounders
DC 2023 Squad : Bowlers
DC has played a big gamble by going for Kuldeep Yadav. The experience and skills of Kuldeep are unquestionable but he has been out of form for a long time.
In the IPL 2023 auctions, Delhi Capitals bought Mukesh Kumar for a whooping 5.5 crore.
DC IPL 2023 Team Review
DC Playing 11 2023 (Probable XI)
- Prithvi Shaw
- David Warner
- Mitchell Marsh
- Rilee Rossouw
- Rishabh Pant (C and WK)
- Axar Patel
- Lalit Yadav
- Anrich Nortje
- Kuldeep Yadav
- Mukesh Kumar
- Chetan Sakariya