Rising Pune Supergiants (RPS) 2016 Team Squad Players List & Captain [Jersey & Logo Images]- Rising Pune Supergiants ,the new team which won the bid last month is selected for the upcoming two seasons of Indian Premier League. So once gain IPL welcomed the team Pune with new owners, players, team name and logo. It was a great day for the team on Monday 18th January as the Owner of the team Sanjiv Goenka unveiled the Team Name, Logo and Captain. These time franchisee was very much keen on MS Dhoni to be the captain for their team thereby picking him up from the suspended Chennai Super Kings and throne him as the captain of the Rising Pune Supergiants. The team is very much enthusiastic and excited to perform its best in the 9th season of IPL which is scheduled to begin from 8th April 2016
It was couple of weeks back, the two franchisee Pune and Rajkot were part of the players draft where each team opted to select five players from the suspended teams Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals. Pune have selected the five players from both the suspended teams for their squad and is ready for the upcoming Auctions on 6th February to complete the remaining squad by bidding for the players in the event.
This time IPL season 9 will have 8 teams along with two new teams Pune and Rajkot, thereby Pune team was the first to reveal all the details regarding their captain, team name, and logo. Everyone was very much anxious to know as who will be the captain for team Pune, but the franchisee revealed up the suspense thereby picking up MS Dhoni as their captain for the upcoming IPL Season 9. MS Dhoni was picked up in a players draft with the bidding amount of Rs. 12.5 crs from the suspended Chennai Super Kings squad. Apart from the captain, the team owners picked up 4 players from the Chennai and Rajasthan teams
So the Team consists of the following five players
Rising Pune Supergiants (RPS) TEAM FOR IPL 2016
|MS Dhoni (Captain)||Indian|
|Faf du Plessis||Overseas|
Sanjiv Goenka, unveiled his team Rising Pune Supergiants logo on 18th January 2016, in Kolkata .The logo itself is a brand image of the team which explains the Rising Pune with the ball in the center along with the golden wings. The team has not yet came up with their new jersey but will get you soon with the latest updates regarding the same.
Rising Pune Supergiants 2016 Logo