Delhi Daredevils (DD), who went for a complete overhaul last season ended in yet another howling failure © IANS
Delhi Daredevils (DD), who went for a complete overhaul last season ended in yet another howling failure © IANS

Hello and welcome to Cricketcountry’s coverage of the IPL 2015 Auction for Delhi Daredevils. Catch all the live updates for the team’s action in the auction. ANALYSIS Delhi Daredevils in IPL 2015 Auction: A talented team that lacks depth

Delhi Daredevils (DD), who went for a complete overhaul last season ended in yet another howling failure. They have let go of their entire side for the second time in a row, and will doubtless have to buy back half their side, thereby rendering their entire exercise useless.  Yuvraj Singh sold for Rs 16 crores to Delhi Daredevils in IPL 2015 Auction: All-rounder remains hot property

The team did not retain any players during the auction last season and went for an overhaul as they build a complete new team. Zaheer Khan in Delhi Daredevils: Can IPL 2015 be a comeback trail for India’s premier pacer?

Although they had the full money in the bag and the maximum right to match card, they still managed to finish at the bottom of the table, the last season despite the explosive, Virender Sehwag being their top buy. IPL 2015 Player Auction Live Updates

As the auction ended, Delhi had a bag full of players as they made a hefty purchase on a mission to re-build their squad after releasing most of their players. Of the 14 players they purchased, Yuvraj Singh was undoubtedly the star buy for a whopping Rs. 16 crore. Other star purchases include, Angleo Mathews (SL), Zaheer Khan, Amit Mishra, Shreyas Iyer, Gurinder Sandhu, Jaydev Unadkat. Read: A talented team that lacks depth

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Following are the players bought by Delhi Daredevils (DD) in IPL 2015 Auction:

Players

Base Price

Selling Price

Playing Role

Country

 Yuvraj Singh  Rs. 2,00,00,000  Rs. 16,00,00,000  Batsman  India
 Angelo Mathews Rs. 1,50,00,000 Rs. 7,50,00,000  All-rounder  Sri Lanka
 Amit Mishra Rs. 1,00,00,000 Rs. 3,50,00,000 Bowler  India
 Jaydev Unadkat  Rs. 50,00,000 Rs. 1,10,00,000 Bowler  India
 Gurinder Sandhu Rs. 30,00,000  Rs. 1,70,00,000 Bowler  Australia
 Shreyas Iyer Rs. 10,00,000 Rs. 2,60,00,000 Batsman  India
 CM Gautham Rs. 20,00,000 Rs. 20,00,000 Wicketkeeper  India
Dominic Joseph Muthuswamy Rs. 10,00,000  Rs. 75,00,000 Bowler India
Travis Head Rs. 30,00,000 Rs. 30,00,000 Batsman Australia
KS  Bharat  Rs. 10,00,000 Rs. 10,00,000  Wicketkeeper  India
 Albie Morkel Rs. 30,00,000  Rs. 30,00,000 All-rounder South Africa
Marcus Stoinis Rs. 20,00,000 Rs. 25,00,000 All-rounder Australia
 Zaheer Khan Rs. 1,00,00,000  Rs. 4,00,00,000  Bowler  India
KK Jiyaz Rs. 10,00,000 Rs. 10,00,000 Bowler India

Players retained by Delhi Daredevils (DD) for IPL 8

Name Role Country
JP Duminy Batsman South Africa
Keda Jhadav Batsman India
Manoj Tiwary Batsman India
Mohammed Shami Bowler India
Nathan Coulter-Nile Bowler Australia
Quinton de kock Wicket keeper/batsman South Africa
Saurabh Tiwary Batsman India
Shahbaz Nadeem Bowler India
Imran Tahir Bowler South Africa
Jayant Yadav Batsman India

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The 2015 IPL auction is all set to take place in Bangalore on Monday for the upcoming season this year, which will be the eighth edition of the cash-rich league. Around 200 players are expected to go through the auctions with the eight franchises to battle it out with their funds. Delhi Daredevils will be the team to watch out for as they have released most of their players and look to rebuild their team in wake of the dismal performance last season, thus finishing at the bottom of the table.