Delhi Daredevils renamed Delhi Capitals for IPL 2019

Delhi Capitals Shreyas Iyer IPL 2019

Shreyas Iyer

Delhi Daredevils will now play as Delhi Capitals, with a new logo and team colours, in the next edition of the Indian Premier League. However, in a bid to change their luck, Delhi Daredevils have now changed to Delhi Capital ahead of the next season.

The owners of the team-GMR Group and JSW Sports-are made this major announcement.

Delhi Capitals Shreyas Iyer IPL 2019
SPORTZPICS for BCCI

"We, at JSW Sports, are proud to be associated with the capital city of India and wanted our team, our players, our fans to wear that fact with pride." said Parth Jindal, Co-Owner and Chairman, Delhi Capitals. The franchise announced the news while unveiling their new name. Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting will continue as the coach and will be assisted by Mohammad Kaif. Amre's role has been redesigned to that of being a talent scout for the franchise.

According to reports JSW Sports - who bought a 50% stake in the franchise earlier this year - plan to revamp the franchise completely. They also released Gautam Gambhir, Mohammed Shami and Glenn Maxwell among others and go into the auction on December 18 in Jaipur with a purse of Rs. 25.50 crore. It was local munda, recently acquired, Shikhar Dhawan who had a message through video-conferencing too.

Un jour, un destin : Catherine Deneuve descend en flammes Laurent Delahousse
Le documentaire de l'émission Un jour, un destin qui lui était consacré n'a pas du tout plu à l'actrice. Et d'achever en ces termes: "Abstenez-vous peut-être d'une deuxième partie que vous avez annoncée".


Coming to the core squad, they have retained Rishabh Pant, Prithvi Shaw, Chris Morris and also the Nepal Spinner. DD are yet to win their maiden IPL title despite participating in all 11 editions.

They finished last in 2018, winning just five of their 14 games.

Robert Kraft says he's 'flattered' that teams are pursuing Josh McDaniels
When longtime defensive coordinator Dom Capers was sacked after last season, Mike Pettine was hired as his replacement. Interim head coach Joe Philbin supposedly made the decision. "Whatever happens. you know, we have good people".


Sandra Oh, Andy Samberg to Host 76th Golden Globe Awards
Dick Clark Productions executive chairman Allen Shapiro, CEO Mike Mahan and EVP of television Barry Adelman will serve as executive producers.


Latest News