The <a href="https://www.india.com/topic/Indian-Premier-League/">Indian Premier League</a> trade window for <a href="https://www.india.com/topic/IPL-2020/">IPL 2020</a> comes to a close today and as expected, teams will be jostling to get their best trades. <a href="https://www.india.com/topic/Delhi-Capitals/">Delhi Capitals</a>, who let let go of <a href="https://www.india.com/topic/Trent-Boult/">Trent Boult</a> <a href="https://www.india.com/sports/ipl-kings-xi-punjab-trade-ankit-rajpoot-to-rajasthan-royals-trent-boult-traded-to-mumbai-indians-3842020/">yesterday</a>, is learnt to have acquired the services of <a href="https://www.india.com/topic/Ajinkya-Rahane/">Ajinkya Rahane</a>,who will be leaving the <a href="https://www.india.com/topic/Rajasthan-Royals/">Rajasthan Royals</a> franchise after nine seasons wit the franchise. He played two seasons with Rising Pune Supergiants, when Rajasthan Royals were debarred from playing in the IPL from 2014-16. <p></p> <p></p>As per a report in the <em>Hindustan Times, </em>Delhi are set to trade two players for the Indian Test vice-captain. <p></p> <p></p>Rahane, former captain of Rajasthan Royals, was sacked from the position mid-way last season with Steve Smith taking over the reigns. Rahane has played 140 IPL matches scoring 3820 at healthy strike-rate of 121.92 and an average of 32.93. <p></p> <p></p>Rahane will be joining the likes of Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, skipper Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant and Hanuma Vihari in the Delhi batting line-up. However, With Rahane coming in it could mean Vihari may been shown the door or he could be one of the two players to be traded to Rajasthan Royals. <p></p> <p></p>Earlier, Ankit Rajpoot and Trent Boult on Wednesday joined the list of players who were traded ahead of the upcoming IPL auction. While Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) traded right-arm pacer Rajpoot to Rajasthan Royals (RR), Delhi Capitals (DC) traded the New Zealand left-arm pacer Boult to the defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI). <p></p> <p></p>Delhi has also acquired the services of Ravichandran Ashwin from Kings XI Punjab, while letting go of Sherfane Rutherford to Mumbai Indians.