RPS 2017 Retained Player List With Base Price ! (Rising Pune Supergiants) –We discussed earlier Gujarat Lions, similarly, Rising Pune Supergiants is another new entrant in the Indian Premier League due to the suspension of CSK and RR. Pune city had its team name Pune Warriors earlier for two years but due to some issues, it was scrapped from IPL. Now Pune team is back as Rising Pune Supergiants. Though it had a rough first season, we can expect the team to perform well in the upcoming season as there are lots of star players involved in the team. The team is owned by Sanjeev Goenka who runs New Rising company. The team has the most impressive captain & player – MS Dhoni. Stephen Fleming is the head coach of Rising Pune Supergiants.
|Team||Rising Pune Supergiants|
|Short Form (Abbreviation)||RPS|
|Captain||Mahendra Singh Dhoni – MSD|
|Home Ground||Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune|
|Champions||0 (1 Appearance)|
RPS 2017 Retained Players List With Base Price
RPS Retained Player List – Rising Pune Supergiants introduced in 2016 will be retaining their players for the 1st time this season. Till now there is no official statement from RPS camp regarding player retention. But as far prediction goes, following five players are expected to be retained by RPS for IPL 2017.
|Player Name||Bid Amount|
|M S Dhoni||125,000,000|
|Faf Du Plessis||40,000,000|
|Salary Cap Spent||469,000,000|
|Balance of Salary Cap||191,000,000|
|No of Players||16|
|No of Overseas Players||5|
Rising Pune Supergiants 2017 Auction Player List
RPS 2017 Team Squad & Captain Name
Rising Pune Supergiants Team Squad – Rising Pune Supergiants introduced in 2016 had to select players available in the market during IPL 2016 Auction. The team was introduced due to the suspension of two teams. Out of these two teams, RPS selected five players wisely during IPL Draft. Remaining team was to be picked up during the auction. From remaining talent, RPS was able to find key players like Kevin Pietersen, Peter Handscomb, Irfan Pathan. Though team failed to impress, expect MSD and his side to relaunch themselves in IPL 2017. The RPS team captain for IPL 2017 is MS Dhoni.
|Rising Pune Supergiants (RPS) 2017 Team Squad|
|India||Mahendra Singh Dhoni|
|South Africa||Faf Du Plessis|
|Australia||Mitchell Ross Marsh|
Rising Pune Supergiants (RPS) 2017 Match Schedule, Fixtures
Here is the list of each Rising Pune Supergiants fixtures for IPL 2017 edition. The Rising Pune Supergiants kick off their campaign on 6th April against Mumbai Indians at Pune and will end their league stage matches at Pune vs Kings XI Punjab on 14th May 2017.
|6th April 2017||20:00||RPS vs MI||Pune|
|8th April 2017||16:00||KXIP vs RPS||Indore|
|11th April 2017||20:00||RPS vs DD||Pune|
|14th April 2017||20:00||GL vs RPS||Rajkot|
|16th April 2017||20:00||RCB vs RPS||Bangalore|
|22nd April 2017||20:00||RPS vs SRH||Pune|
|24th April 2017||20:00||MI vs RPS||Mumbai|
|26th April 2017||20:00||RPS vs KKR||Pune|
|29th April 2017||16:00||RPS vs RCB||Pune|
|1st May 2017||20:00||RPS vs GL||Pune|
|3rd May 2017||20:00||KKR vs RPS||Kolkata|
|6th April 2017||16:00||SRH vs RPS||Hyderabad|
|12th May 2017||20:00||DD vs RPS||Delhi|
|14th May 2017||16:00||RPS vs KXIP||Pune|
RPS 2017 Jersey – Buy Online
Rising Pune Supergiants Jersey – Rising Pune Supergiants have selected a unique style and design of jersey. Their jersey is multi coloured. Principal colour being purple, pink and yellow patches are also added to the jersey. The jersey consists a logo on right side and some space is made available for sponsors.
RPS 2017 Logo
Rising Pune Supergiants 2017 Logo – Rising Pune Supergiants Logo is a simple one without any complications in design. It is a golden ball with a pair of wings on two sides. The name of the team ‘Rising Pune Supergiants’ is written on the top and bottom of the logo.
RPS 2017 Theme Song HD Video – ‘Dum Ka Naya Rang’
Rising Pune Supergiants Theme Song – Rising Pune Supergiants Official Theme Song was launched in early 2016. The RPS theme song is titled as Dum ka Naya Rang. This song is great and is played after every boundary hit or wicket taken by RPS. The RPS anthem is sung by Mika Singh, a well-known singer in India. Here we are sharing Rising Pune Supergiants 2017 Theme Song HD Video.