The Delhi Daredevils is a franchise cricket team of Delhi in the Indian Premier League. The home ground of Delhi Daredevils team is the Feroz Shah Kotla Ground in Delhi. The team’s current captain is Zaheer Khan.
DD team has retained 14 good players but also released many of its players which include last year’s most expensive, Yuvraj Singh for a whopping Rs. 16 Crores and Sri Lankan all-rounder, Angelo Matthews.
Delhi Daredevils team purchased all rounder Pawan Negi for 8.5 Crores, making him the most expensive Indian player in the IPL Auction of 2016. Sanju Samson and Karun Nair, who previously played for the Rajasthan Royals were also bought. South Africa Allrounder, Chris Morris and many other international players also bought.
Here is the complete list of players of Delhi Daredevils for IPL 2016.
Delhi Daredevils Team Squad
Delhi Daredevils are owned by infrastructure company “GMR Group”. The GMR Group purchased the Delhi franchise for $84 million.
(DD) Delhi Daredevils Team Statistics
|IPL 2009(South Africa)||15||10||5||66.67%|
|IPL 2014(UAE & India)||14||2||12||14.28%|
Delhi Daredevils Team Staff
- Owners – GMR Group
- Head coach – Paddy Upton
- Batting coaches – Pravin Amre and Sridharan Sriram
- Bowling coach – T. A. Sekhar
- Mentor – Rahul Dravid
- Team director – Zubin Bharucha
- Team manager – Sunil Valson
- Physiotherapists – Paul Close and Vaibhav Daga