Delhi Capitals and Bangalore franchises, both franchises are yet to lift the maiden IPL trophy. These two teams have entertained fans a lot, however, both teams always start as favorites but fail consistently at knockout stages. In the last three years both teams have played quality cricket. They have found some great Indian talents who have a great future ahead. This year Delhi has retained four key players while Bangalore keeps three core players. Both teams will be looking for some serious contenders to uplift their teams in the future.

1. Shreyas Iyer

Shreyas Iyer clarified that he’s going to auction, particularly to find a captaincy role. Shreyas as a captain has a great record. In the 2020 season he led Delhi to their maiden final appearance. With Kohli stepping down from captaincy, Bangalore will try to get Iyer in the auction at any cost.

2. Ravi Bishnoi

Ravi Bishnoi is a promising talent. He attracted everyone’s eyes during the under 19 world Cup. Bishnoi was a part of the Punjab franchise till this season but now he has decided to go into the auction. Both Delhi and Bangalore are likely to go after him in the auction.

3. Sam Curran

A reliable all-rounder plays a vital role to build up a strong T20 team. Sam Curran is the same kind of player. He brings balance to the team. Curran has a great IPL record, he has shown his talent while playing for the Chennai franchise. Both Delhi and Bangalore franchises are looking for an all-round player like Sam. They might be going for him in the auction.

4. Shimron Hetmyer

Hetmyer is a special talent, he hails from the West Indies and just like other Windies players he is also known for power-hitting. Hetmyer’s ability to bat at any position can attract various franchises towards him. Delhi might love to get service from Hetmyer again.

5. Shubhman Gill

Shubhman Gill is a next generation batter. He is regarded as a future superstar. Gill started IPL career with the Kolkata franchise he played there for four seasons. However, he’s coming to the auction this year and Bangalore franchises would love to have him.

6. Avesh Khan

The Indian cricket team is known for producing top-class batters. However, the trend has changed now that domestic cricket in India has yielded top class bowlers also. Avesh is a prime example of this. In the IPL 2021 Avesh impressed everyone with his phenomenal bowling skills. Delhi and Bangalore both teams have eyes on him.

7. Deepak Chahar

Deepak Chahar’s name comes among the best bowlers in the power play. He is known for giving early breakthroughs. Deepak was a key part of Chennai till this season. However, they have decided to let him go. Deepak is in the eyes of various franchises and both DC and RCB will fight hard to get him in the auction.

8. Josh Hazlewood

Hazlewood is a tall, fast Australian bowler. He’s currently among the best bowlers in all three formats. Hazlewood, who has already proven himself in test cricket, has started showing his talent in the shortest format also. He’s likely to cause a bidding war among the franchises and Bangalore and Delhi will also go after him.

9. Shahrukh Khan

Every T20 team wishes to have a solid lower-order batter who can give finishing touches. Shahrukh khan is that kind of player; he is a superstar of domestic cricket. Khan last season sold for a whopping amount of 5 crores. With a team like Delhi looking for a solid lower down batter. They might have eyes on Shahrukh in the auction.

10. Aiden Markram

Markram is arguably the best T20 batter for the South African cricket team. He is in prime form currently and scoring runs consistently. Aiden is a top-order batter who can stabilize the innings if the team loses early wickets. Both Delhi and Bangalore would like to have someone like Aiden in their team.