IPL 2019 squads – Auction buys, retention and transfers

Chennai Super Kings Squad strength: 25 Players bought in auction: 2 Purse at the end of the auction: INR. 3.2 Crore Having retained the bulk of the squad beforehand, CSK had a minor role to play during the latest auction. However, they did bring in a value addition to their Indian pace arsenal in the…

Defending BBL champions make winning start

The eighth edition of the Big Bash League kicked off in style at the Gabba as defending champions Adelaide Strikers made a winning start to their campaign on the back of a half-century from Alex Carey. In the tournament opener, on Wednesday (December 19), the Strikers chased down 147 without much fuss, as Brisbane Heat…