Total, the Mohali-based Punjab Kings have launched 9 gamers within the public sale – Mayank Agarwal, Odeon Smith, Vaibhav Arora, Sandeep Sharma, Prerak Mankad, Ansh Patel, Ishan Porel, Writtick Chatterjee and English allrounder Benny Howell.
On November 2, PBKS had changed Agarwal with veteran opener Shikhar Dhawan, who was purchased by the franchise for INR 8.25 crore on the IPL 2022 mega public sale, because the captain of the facet. Agarwal, who has been taking part in within the IPL since 2011 was amongst the 2 gamers retained (for Rs 14 crores) by the Punjab Kings forward of the IPL-2022 public sale. “Mayank is an explosive batsman, and may fetch a great value on the IPL public sale. At this level, this transfer will allow PBKS to go in with a deep purse on the public sale,” stated a supply.
Regardless of possessing a robust workforce, the Punjab Kings completed sixth IPL-2022 underneath Mayank’s captaincy. To make it worse, the 31-year-old from Bangalore scored simply 196 runs in 13 matches at a mean of 16.33 and a strike price of 122.50, together with one fifty.
In the meantime, Shahrukh Khan, who scored simply 117 runs in 8 video games at a mean of 16.71 and a strike price of 108.33, was anticipated to be launched by the franchise, however has managed to retain his spot within the workforce.