Mumbai Indians. Washington Sundar and Rahul Tripathi were the two of the shining lights for Pune in a squad that boasted star names like Smith, Dhoni, Ben Stokes, Ajinkya Rahane. However, the 27-year-old Australian came atop in fighting spirit and led the side to a runner-up finish. Dhawan played three 50-plus knocks and a highest 77-run knock that displayed a sign of improvement ahead of Champions Trophy. Currently, Steve Smith is the Captain of Rising Pune […] Paceman Bhuvneshwar ruled the top wicket-takers’ chart by claiming 26 wickets in 14 matches with a wonder-spell of 5/19 against Kings XI Punjab in Hyderabad. IPL 2017: MS Dhoni axed as Rising Pune Supergiants captain. Steve Smith. Rising Pune Supergiant(RPS), Steve Smith ... Read More. Neha Ravindra FOLLOW. Both the teams will face each other for the fourth time in the current season of IPL. (Photo by Randy Brooks – CPL T20/Getty Images) Former Australia skipper Steve Smith is likely to return to action during the upcoming season of Indian Premier League (IPL). IPL 2017: Steve Smith lauded the youngsters for RPS' success this season. He … That can play into your favour sometimes. With the wrap up of the cash-rich league, thestatesman.com present you a combined eleven from all eight teams, who shone throughout the season 10. The top scorer of the league Warner scored 641 runs in 14 matches, while Gambhir made 498 runs in 16 matches with his classical textbook cricket. Another blissful find of the season was pacers dominating the game, which was highly subjugated by batsmen. It might organise a mega-auction if new team/teams are added for IPL 2021. The last time he led an IPL team for a complete season - Rising Pune Supergiant - they played the final of the tournament during the 2017 edition. With 388 runs in 13 games, Tripathi was the second highest run-getter -- only behind captain Smith. However, Pune have been brilliant. IPL Team Preview: Steve Smith's Rajasthan Royals Would Like to Click Collectively The Steve Smith-led side will rely heavily on the Butlers and the Archers and the Stokes. IPL 2017 RPS new captain is decided. AA + Text Size. Mumbai Indians had won IPL 2017 in a final-ball thriller. His best IPL season is IPL 2017, in this season he has played 15 IPL T20 matches. Sunrisers Hyderabad. e9.size = "300x250,300x600,160x600"; IPL 2019: Virat Kohli, Jofra Archer, Steve Smith & David Warner among things to look out for By Nikesh Rughani BBC Sport & BBC Asian Network Last updated on 23 March 2019 23 March 2019 . Here’s another proof that all is well between MS Dhoni and Steven Smith, who replaced the ex-India skipper as team captain at Rising Pune Supergiant for IPL 2017. His best performance against an IPL team came from Rajasthan Vs Mumbai IPL matches. Australia captain shocked star England allrounder in IPL by putting national rivalries aside to share knowledge IPL Team Preview: Steve Smith's Rajasthan Royals Would Like to Click Collectively The Steve Smith-led side will rely heavily on the Butlers and the Archers and the Stokes. IPL 2020: Rajasthan Royals eye re-emergence under Steve Smith's leadership Besides Bhuvneshwar, Bumrah also stretched his muscles ahead of the mini World Cup with an exemplary bowling in death overs. "I thought Washington was absolutely fantastic the other night in Mumbai. IPL 2017: Steve Smith Reveals Reason Behind Rising Pune Supergiant's Success Washington Sundar and Rahul Tripathi were the two of the shining lights for … IPL 2017 ; IPL 2018 ; VIVO IPL Schedules 2019; IPL Points Table 2019; VIVO IPL Teams 2019; Vivo IPL Teams 2017. The team lost the final to Mumbai Indians by 1 run, which was the team's … Dhoni. Sunrisers Hyderabad Rashid Khan’s “game of indoor cricket” Rashid Khan made his IPL debut through Sunrisers Hyderabad in 2017 and has been an integral member of the franchise since then. Also Read | IPL 2020: From Steve Smith To Kartik Tyagi; Salaries Of All Rajasthan Royals Players. All rights reserved. After captain, Pune change their team name Earlier, the Pune team had a change in leadership as Steve Smith was appointed captain for the tenth edition of the IPL. ... but Sharma’s team still leads the table. KOLKATA: Mahendra Singh Dhoni was today removed as captain of IPL franchise Rising Pune Supergiants and replaced by Australian Steve Smith, ending his innings as skipper in both international and franchise cricket. TNN / Updated: Feb 19, 2017, 15:13 IST. Steve Smith’s RPS defeated Mumbai in the first qualifier match. IPL 2017: Steve Smith Rushes to MS Dhoni For Advice Before Tense Final Over vs MI 2017 is the first IPL season that MS Dhoni finds himself not leading a team… Combined XI: David Warner, Gautam Gambhir, Shikhar Dhawan, Steve Smith (C), Suresh Raina, Robin Uthappa (WK), Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jaydev Unadkat, Jasprit Bumrah, Imran Tahir, Rashid Khan,