IPL 2021: 5 key players from Delhi Capitals to watch out for; full squad, players salary

5 key players from Delhi Capitals: Prithvi Shaw, Shikar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant and Axar Patel; full squad, players salary.
5 key players from Delhi Capitals: Prithvi Shaw, Shikar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant and Axar Patel; full squad, players salary.

IPL 2021 5 key players from Delhi Capitals to watch out for; full squad, players salary- The Delhi Capitals will kick off the new IPL season with the hope of winning their maiden IPL crown. The Shreyas Iyer-led team had reached the semifinal stages of the last season but lost to SRH in the semifinals. They would like to change things around this season and rely on their key players to put on a show. They are Prithvi Shaw, Shikar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant and Axar Patel.

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Delhi Capitals (DC) 5 key players of IPL 2021

  1. Shikhar Dhawan

The Delhi Capitals opener was the stand out player with the bat last season. He amassed 618 runs in IPL 2020, including 2 centuries and 4 fifties. The 35-year-old is expected for another dominating season this year.

IPL Salary 2021– Rs 5.2 crore
Total IPL Salary– Rs 75.3 crore
IPL Moneyball Rank- 13

  1. Shreyas Iyer

Delhi Capitals skipper Shreyas Iyer has firmed his position for India at No.4. He is much more important to DC as he is the leader in charge. In the last IPL season, he scored 519 runs, including 3 fifties. Shreyas Iyer is expected to do wonders while batting and with key on-field decisions.

IPL Salary 2021– Rs 7 crore
Total IPL Salary– Rs 35.8 crore
IPL Moneyball Rank- 45

  1. Rishabh Pant

The 23-year-old is one of the attacking cricketers in modern-day cricket. Also, he is in top form since the start of this year. In the last outing for DC, Pant scored 343 runs in 14 matches which was low by his standard. He is expected to at least score 400+ in IPL 2021.

IPL Salary 2021– Rs 15 crore
Total IPL Salary– Rs 42.8 crore
IPL Moneyball Rank- 35

  1. Axar Patel

The all-rounder played a key role in taking Delhi Capitals to the IPL 2021 semifinals. He may not have picked too many wickets but his economy rate stood out. Axar Patel took 9 wickets and scored 17 runs. He is coming on the back of 27 wickets in 3 Tests against England. DC will play five matches on turning tracks (3 Ahmedabad, 2 Chennai).

IPL Salary 2021– Rs 5 crore
Total IPL Salary– 24.85 crore
IPL Moneyball Rank-75

  1. Prithvi Shaw

The Mumbai skipper’s batting in Vijay Hazare Trophy was the main highlight of the tournament. Prithvi Shaw amassed 827 runs, most runs ever in the competition. He had a dismal run in IPL last year where he managed to score just 288 runs in 13 matches. He can replicate his Vijay Hazare success in the IPL and help the blues win their maiden IPL crown.

IPL Salary 2021– Rs 12 crore
Total IPL Salary– Rs 48 crore
IPL Moneyball Rank-215

DC 2021 Full squad

Shreyas Iyer, Ajinkya Rahane, Amit Mishra, Avesh Khan, Axar Patel, Ishant Sharma, Kagiso Rabada, Prithvi Shaw, Ravichandran Ashwin, Rishabh Pant, Shikhar Dhawan, Lalit Yadav, Marcus Stoinis, Shimron Hetmyer, Chris Woakes, Anrich Nortje, Steve Smith, Umesh Yadav, Ripal Patel, Lukman Hussain Meriwala, M Siddharth, Tom Curran, Sam Billings, Pravin Dubey, Vishnu Vinod

Ajinkya Rahane- Rs 5.25 crore

Amit Mishra- Rs 4 crore

Avesh Khan- Rs 70 lakh

Ishant Sharma- Rs 1.1 crore

Kagiso Rabada- Rs 4.2 crore

Ravichandran Ashwin- Rs 7.6 crore

Lalit Yadav- Rs 20 lakh

Marcus Stoinis- Rs 4.8 crore

Shimron Hetmyer – Rs 7.75 crore

Chris Woakes- Rs 1.5 crore

Anrich Nortje- Rs 89.8 lakh

Steve Smith- Rs 2 crore

Umesh Yadav- Rs 1 crore

Ripal Patel- Rs 20 lakh

Lukman Hussain Meriwala- Rs 20 lakh

M Siddharth- Rs 20 lakh

Tom Curran- Rs 5.25 crore

Sam Billings- Rs 2 crore

Pravin Dubey- Rs 20 lakh

Vishnu Vinod- Rs 20 lakh

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