The Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) have traded in all-rounder Daniel Sams and Harshal Patel from Delhi Capitals (DC) ahead of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) this year. RCB made the announcement official on Wednesday after they cleared a massive clutter for the upcoming edition of the IPL.
However, it hasn’t been cleared as to who are the players from royal Challengers Bangalore who have been traded out in place of Daniel Sams and Harshal Patel. The players who have been retained ahead of the next month’s auction include the superstar duo of Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers, leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal, swashbuckling opener Devdutt Padikkal, who had a breakout season last year.
Daniel Sams And Harshal Patel Traded In By Royal Challengers Bangalore From Delhi Capitals
Royal Challengers Bangalore, on Wednesday, confirmed that they have traded in Daniel Sams and Harshal Patel from Delhi Capitals in the IPL 2021 retention and release phase. However, it hasn’t been cleared as to who are the players from royal Challengers Bangalore who have been traded out in place of Daniel Sams and Harshal Patel.
RCB took to Twitter and wrote, “A BOLD welcome to Daniel Sams and @HarshalPatel23 as they join the RCB family for the 2021 season.”
Watch the Tweet here:
A BOLD welcome to Daniel Sams and @HarshalPatel23 as they join the RCB family for the 2021 season. ?#PlayBold #NowARoyalChallenger #WelcomeDanSams #WelcomeHarshalPatel #IPL2021 pic.twitter.com/m6bXT9s6jp
— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) January 20, 2021
Complete List Of Players Retained And Released By Royal Challengers Bangalore Ahead Of IPL 2021
Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Devdutt Padikkal, Yuzvendra Chahal, Joshua Phillipe, Washington Sundar, Navdeep Saini, Mohammed Siraj, Shahbaz Ahmed, Pavan Deshpande, Adam Zampa, Kane Richardson are the players retained by RCB ahead of the IPL 2021 auctions.
Aaron Finch, Dale Steyn, Moeen Ali, Chris Morris, Shivam Dube, Umesh Yadav, Isuru Udana, Pawan Negi, Parthiv Patel, Gurkeerat Singh Mann have all been released by Royal Challengers Bangalore ahead of the next season.