Glenn Maxwell – The Australian all-rounder has largely flattered to deceive in his IPL career but his excellent white-ball credentials led to Kings XI Punjab splashing a whopping Rs. 10.75 crore on him during the 2020 auction. However he struggled for form with both bat and ball and it would be no surprise to see the notoriously trigger-happy KXIP team management decide to let the talented Aussie go back to the auction pool.
Steve Smith – The Rajasthan Royals skipper didn’t have the best time in the IPL 2020, either with the bat or with the ball. The Royals had taken a massive call by making him the skipper and dropping Ajinkya Rahane from the leadership slot midway through the 2019 season but the decision has not paid dividends. RR struggled for the bulk of last season and Smith’s captaincy was often found lacking, with rumours suggesting the team would be okay to let him walk.
Umesh Yadav – 2 matches. 7 overs bowled. 83 runs conceded. 0 wickets. Those numbers make for bad reading regardless of who the player is but when the cricketer in question is an experienced international, it becomes worse….