Mid-Season Transfer In IPL 2020: The 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2020) has come as a big relief for cricket fans across the world amid the coronavirus pandemic. IPL 2020 is a very special tournament because it is being played in very difficult circumstances and all those who are involved in the tournament have to stay inside a bio-secure bubble.
But, overcoming all the obstacles, the BCCI has put up a great show in the UAE and cricketers have performed to the best of their abilities in IPL 2020 so far. However, some players haven’t got the opportunity to represent their franchises are waiting for their turn and some of them are even hoping that they would get a chance to play for some other team through mid-season Transfer in IPL 2020.
What is the mid-season Transfer in IPL 2020?
The BCCI allows franchises to internally trade players from one team to another. Until last season, the BCCI allowed the transfer of only uncapped player ut this time have allowed swapping or transfer of capped players, too.
What are the rules and timings of mid-season transfer in IPL 2020?
There are basically two rules for mid-season transfer in IPL 2020:
1) The player should not have played more than 2 matches before the date of transfer.
2) The transfer will only be applicable when the franchises have played 7 games each.
Here is a list of players who are eligible for mid-season transfer in IPL 2020 as on 6th October 2020:
Chennai Super Kings: KM Asif, Imran Tahir, Narayan Jagadeesan, Karn Sharma, Mitchell Santner, Monu Kumar, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shardul Thakur, R Sai Kishore, and Josh Hazlewood
Delhi Capitals: Ajinkya Rahane, Avesh Khan, Harshal Patel, Ishant Sharma, Keemo Paul, Sandeep Lamicchane, Alex Carey, Lalit Yadav, Daniel Sams, Tushar Deshpande, and Mohit Sharma.
Kings XI Punjab: Arshdeep Singh, Darshan Nalkhande, Krishnappa Gowtham, Hardus Viljoen, Chris Gayle, Harpreet Brar, Jagadeesha Suchith, Mandeep Singh, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Murugan Ashwin, Deepak Hooda, Ishan Porel, Chris Jordan, Simran Singh, and Tajinder Singh
Kolkata Knight Riders: Prasidh Krishna, Rinku Singh, Sandeep Warrier, Siddhesh Lad, Chris Green, M Siddharth, Tom Banton, Nikhil Naik, Ali Khan
Mumbai Indians: Aditya Tare, Anukul Roy, Dhawal Kulkarni, Jayant Yadav, Sherfane Rutherford, Mitchell McClenaghan, Chris Lynn, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Saurabh Tiwary, Mohsin Khan, Digvijay Deshmukh, and Prince Balwant Rai
Rajasthan Royals: Mayank Markande, Ankit Rajpoot, Manan Vohra, Mahipal Lomroor, Shashank Singh, Varun Aaron, Kartik Tyagi, Oshane Thomas, Aniruddha Joshi, Andrew Tye, Akash Singh, Anuj Rawat, and Yashaswi Jaiswal
Royal Challengers Bangalore: Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Moeen Ali, Mohammed Siraj, Parthiv Patel, Pawan Negi, Umesh Yadav, Josh Philippe, Chris Morris, Dale Steyn, Shahbaz Ahamad, Pavan Deshpande, Adam Zampa
Sunrisers Hyderabad: Basil Thampi, Billy Stanlake, Mohammad Nabi, Sandeep Sharma, Shahbaz Nadeem, Shreevats Goswami, Siddharth Kaul, Wriddhiman Saha, Vijay Shankar, Virat Singh, Bavanaka Sandeep, Fabien Allen and Sanjay Yadav