Kolkata Knight Riders

Players bought: Carlos Brathwaite (INR 5 crore), Lockie Ferguson (INR 1.6 crore), Joe Denly (INR 1 crore), Harry Gurney (INR 75 lakh), Nikhil Shankar Naik (INR 20 lakh), Shrikant Mundhe (INR 20 lakh), Prithvi Raj Yarra (INR 20 lakh), Anrich Nortje (INR 20 lakh)

Costliest purchase: Carlos Brathwaite for INR 5 crore

Money spent: INR 8.15 crore on eight players including five overseas

Final squad: Dinesh Karthik, Piyush Chawla, Kuldeep Yadav, Prasidh Krishna, Shivam Mavi, Nitish Rana, Rinku Singh, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Robin Uthappa, Chris Lynn, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine and Shubman Gill.Carlos Brathwaite, Lockie Ferguson, Joe Denly, Harry Gurney, Nikhil Shankar Naik, Shrikant Mundhe, Prithvi Raj Yarra, Anrich Nortje

Retained: Dinesh Karthik, Piyush Chawla, Kuldeep Yadav, Prasidh Krishna, Shivam Mavi, Nitish Rana, Rinku Singh, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Robin Uthappa, Chris Lynn, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine and Shubman Gill.

Released: Cameron Delport, Ishank Jaggi, Vinay Kumar, Apoorv Wankhade, Javon Searles, Mitchell Starc, Mitchell Johnson and Tom Curran.