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IPL Auction 2019: Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) Auction Live Updates, Players list, price details & more

By Sportskeeda Desk | Last ModifiedDec 18, 2018 21:12 IST

Welcome to the Live coverage of the 2019 IPL auction

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21:12 (IST)18 DEC 2018

Are we happy at the end of that day's work, RCB fans? We'll have to wait till April to find out how this squad fares. Until then, thanks for joining us for the coverage of RCB's auction tonight. 

21:11 (IST)18 DEC 2018

RCB's Squad after the IPL Auction: Virat Kohli, AB De Villiers, Parthiv Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Washington Sundar, Pawan Negi, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Moeen Ali, Mohammed Siraj, Colin de Grandhomme, Tim Southee, Umesh Yadav, Navdeep Saini, Kulwant Khejroliya, Shimron Hetmyer, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Shimron Hetmyer, Devdutt Padikkal, Shivam Dube, Heinrich Klaasen, Himmat Singh, Milind Kumar, Prayas Ray Barman. Akshdeep Nath

21:10 (IST)18 DEC 2018

These are RCB's signings in today's IPL Auction:

Shimron Hetmyer
Gurkeerat Singh Mann
Shimron Hetmyer
Devdutt Padikkal
Shivam Dube
Heinrich Klaasen
Himmat Singh
Milind Kumar
Prayas Ray Barman
Akshdeep Nath

20:30 (IST)18 DEC 2018

AKSHDEEP NATH SOLD TO RCB FOR RS 3.6 LAKHS

20:29 (IST)18 DEC 2018

Akshdeep will be at least Rs 2.4 crore richer at the end of the day. RCB have the bid right now. 

20:28 (IST)18 DEC 2018

RCB are now in a bidding war with CSK for Akshdeep Nath. RCB have the bid for Rs 1 Crore

20:22 (IST)18 DEC 2018

Prayas is a 16-year-old leg-spinner

20:19 (IST)18 DEC 2018

PRAYAS RAY BARMAN SOLD TO RCB FOR RS 1.5 CRORES

20:18 (IST)18 DEC 2018

RCB now have the bid for Barman at Rs 1.1 crores

20:16 (IST)18 DEC 2018

RCB have entered the bidding for 16-year-old Prayas Ray Barman, and they now have the bid at Rs 45 Lakhs. 

20:11 (IST)18 DEC 2018

RCB have pulled out, as Mumbai Indians and Kings XI take the bidding to Rs 3.8 crores

20:09 (IST)18 DEC 2018

RCB still have it, Kings XI still not going away. Rs 2.2 crores from Prabhsimran right now. 

20:08 (IST)18 DEC 2018

The bidding for Prabhsimran hits Rs 1.3 crores. RCB have the bid. 

20:07 (IST)18 DEC 2018

RCB open the bidding for for Prabhsimran Singh, the India U19 Captain. The Kings XI have the bid now at Rs 50 lakhs though, 

20:03 (IST)18 DEC 2018

MILIND KUMAR, WHO ALREADY HAS 1000 RANJI TROPHY RUNS THIS SEASON, IS SOLD TO RCB FOR RS 20 LAKHS.

19:55 (IST)18 DEC 2018

HIMMAT SINGH SOLD TO RCB FOR RS 65 LAKHS

19:55 (IST)18 DEC 2018

RCB have entered the bidding for Himmat Singh, and have the bid at Rs  35 lakhs

19:42 (IST)18 DEC 2018

We're back underway! What more do we need our team to sign?

18:43 (IST)18 DEC 2018

We now go into a 45-minute break. RCB's players signed so far today: 

Shimron Hetmyer
Gurkeerat Singh Mann
Shimron Hetmyer
Devdutt Padikkal
Shivam Dube
Heinrich Klaasen

18:42 (IST)18 DEC 2018

With that, RCB's overseas players are done! AB de Villiers, Marcus Stoinis, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Colin de Grandhomme, Tim Southee, Moeen Ali, Shimron Hetmyer, and Heinrich Klaasen will be the foreigners that turn out for RCB in IPL 2019. 

18:33 (IST)18 DEC 2018

HEINRICH KLAASEN SOLD TO RCB FOR RS 50 LAKHS

18:32 (IST)18 DEC 2018

RCB are opening bidding for Heinrich Klaasen at Rs 50 lakhs

18:29 (IST)18 DEC 2018

RCB were in the bidding war for Sam Curran, first with Delhi Capitals, and then with Kings XI Punjab. And then they lose out to Kings XI, as Curran goes there for Rs 7.2 crores

17:35 (IST)18 DEC 2018

SHIVAM DUBE IS SOLD TO ROYAL CHALLENGERS BANGALORE FOR RS 5 CRORES

17:34 (IST)18 DEC 2018

RCB really want Dube! They have the bid at Rs 4.2 crores

17:32 (IST)18 DEC 2018

RCB have the bid for Dube now, at Rs 2.6 crores

17:31 (IST)18 DEC 2018

RCB are in a bidding war with Delhi Capitals for Shivam Dube, and have the bid at Rs 1.1 crores

17:23 (IST)18 DEC 2018

DEVDUTT PADIKKAL SOLD TO RCB FOR RS 20 LAKHS

17:23 (IST)18 DEC 2018

RCB have put in a Rs 20 lakhs bid for Devdutt Padikkal, the U19 batsman

16:25 (IST)18 DEC 2018

Punjab have won the bid for Pooran.

16:24 (IST)18 DEC 2018

Punjab now have the bid, at Rs 4.2 crores

16:24 (IST)18 DEC 2018

RCB entered the bidding for Nicholas Pooran early, and now involved in a fight with Kings XI. Delhi now have the bid for Rs 3 crore, though. 

16:09 (IST)18 DEC 2018

GURKEERAT SINGH MANN IS SOLD TO RCB FOR RS 50 LAKH, HIS BASE PRICE

16:09 (IST)18 DEC 2018

RCB have made a bid for Gurkeerat Singh Mann, for Rs 50 Lakh

15:57 (IST)18 DEC 2018

15:54 (IST)18 DEC 2018

SHIMRON HETMYER IS SOLD TO ROYAL CHALLENGERS BANGALORE FOR RS 4.2 CRORES

15:54 (IST)18 DEC 2018

RCB have entered the bidding late, but now have the bid at Rs 4.2 crores for Shimron Hetmyer!

15:32 (IST)18 DEC 2018

The first set of players to be called out in IPL Auction is: Martin Guptill, Alex Hales, Shimron Hetmyer, Brendon McCullum, Cheteshwar Pujara, Manoj Tiwary, Hanuma Vihari and Eoin Morgan. Who do we want in Bangalore?

14:41 (IST)18 DEC 2018

There's less than an hour to go, before Hugh Edmeades's gavel goes down in Jaipur for the auction. Are we ready, Bengaluru?!

13:04 (IST)18 DEC 2018

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12:25 (IST)18 DEC 2018

Does Eoin Morgan find a buyer in RCB this evening? He's one of four players who were added to the auction list last evening. 

10:53 (IST)18 DEC 2018

A return to the Garden City on the cards?

10:53 (IST)18 DEC 2018

10:19 (IST)18 DEC 2018

RCB have been involved in a bizarre pre-auction trade, releasing Quinton de Kock to the Mumbai Indians. Does that make room in their squad for the dazzling West Indian Shimron Hetmyer? Or any other big-money purchase?

22:57 (IST)15 DEC 2018

It's time for AarrCcBBBeee!!! Royal Challengers Bangalore - Many call them the South African team of IPL. Come the crunch, they have found ways to lose. Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers have been the faces of RCB and IPL 2019 will be no different. RCB have retained Kohli, ABD, Parthiv, Chahal, Washington Sundar, Pawan Negi, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Moeen Ali, Mohammed Siraj, Colin de Grandhomme, Tim Southee, Umesh Yadav, Navdeep Saini, Kulwant Khejroliya.​

Ever since RCB had let go of Quinton de Kock, who was traded by Mumbai Indians, ahead of the IPL 2019 auction, the South African wicketkeeper-batsman has been in sensational form! ​

RCB have retained quite a few bowlers and all-rounders. They will be eyeing batsmen who could give them a fiery start at the top. In a poll conducted by Sportskeeda, numerous had expressed their wish to see veteran Yuvraj Singh and dashing West Indian batsman Shimron Hetmyer. ​

Will Kohli look himself as an opener alongside Parthiv or will RCB opt for a dasher at the top like Nicholas Pooran? Bowlers are aplenty up their ranks, but some of them have proven to be expensive at the death.​

How will they fare outside their den - M Chinnaswamy Stadium? Will we see Yuvraj Singh again in RCB? Who will be their surprise pick? ​hammed Siraj, Colin de Grandhomme, Tim Southee, Umesh Yadav, Navdeep Saini, Kulwant Khejroliya​.

Released: Brendon McCullum, Corey Anderson, Quinton de Kock, Mandeep Singh, Chris Woakes, Sarfraz Khan​

22:55 (IST)15 DEC 2018

Welcome to the Live coverage of the 2019 IPL auction which is taking place in Jaipur on December 18
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