Wicket-keeper batter Nicholas Pooran was SRH biggest buy of the auction as they splurged Rs 10.75 crore for the West Indian. SRH also spent big bucks for India all-rounder Washington Sundar and batter Rahul Tripathi, spending Rs 8.75 crore and Rs 8.5 crore respectively for the duo. They also bought another West Indian Romario Shepherd for Rs 7.75 crore.
Retained: Kane Williamson (Rs 14 crore), Abdul Samad (Rs 4 crore), Umran Malik (Rs 4 crore)
Bought at Auction: Nicholas Pooran (Rs 10.75 crore), Washington Sundar (Rs 8.75 crore), Rahul Tripathi (Rs 8.5 crore), Romario Shepherd (Rs 7.75 crore), Abhishek Sharma (Rs 6.5 crore), Bhuvneshwar Kumar (Rs 4.2 crore), Marco Jansen (Rs 4.2 crore), T Natarajan (Rs 4 crore), Kartik Tyagi (Rs 4 crore), Aiden Markram (Rs 2.6 crore), Sean Abbott (Rs 2.4 crore), Glenn Phillips (Rs 1.5 crore), Shreyas Gopal (Rs 75 lakh), Vishnu Vinod (Rs 50 lakh), Fazalhaq Farooqi (Rs 50 lakh), J Suchith (Rs 20 lakh), R Samarth (Rs 20 lakh), Shashank Singh (Rs 20 lakh), Saurabh Dubey (Rs 20 lakh), Priyam Garg (Rs 20 lakh)
Purse Spent: Rs 89.90 crore
Purse Remaining: Rs 10 lakh
Squad Strength: 23 (15 Indians, 8 overseas)