Pietersen was expected to take over as captain given his formidable reputation as a T20s batsman.
The IPL was held in South Africa in 2009 as well because of the general elections in India.
The Gary Kirsten-Eric Simons partnership were hugely successful with Team India.
Dinesh Karthik pointed out that domestic players got good bids because of potential they possessed.
Indian Premier League was held in South Africa in 2009 as well because of the general elections in India.
While Parvez Rasool was understandably cautious with his remarks, his state’s chief minister, Omar Abdullah, wasn’t.
IPL 7 auction Day 2: Uncapped players go at a premium as franchises shop for nuts-and-bolts cricketers.
Karn Sharma was relieved to hear about being retained by Sunrisers Hyderbad during the IPL 7 auction,
IPL 7 auction: Karn was sold to Sunrisers Hyderabad for INR 3.5 Crore while Rishi went to Kings XI Punjab for 3 Crore.
A team insider said that Pietersen was informally our leader in 2102, nurturing young talents and was excellent at that.
There’s a wider pool this time with the ECB allowing their players to participate in the show.
Manan Vohra and Sanju Samson are two uncapped players to be retained.
Friday is the last day for all eight franchises to submit their retention lists prior to the IPL auction.
In the upcoming edition,the number of foreign players will come down from 11 to nine.