The runners up of the 2014 edition of the IPL retained 16 players including 4 overseas players in their IPL squad. The franchise went big to get Glen Maxwell in the auction this year. Their main focus was on adding a good amount of all-rounders to their IPL team. The franchise bought a total of 9 players in the auction, 5 of whom are all-rounders.

PlayerRolePrice
Karun Nair (R)Batsman5.60 crore
Arshdeep Singh (R)Batsman20 lakhs
Chris Gayle (R)Batsman2 crore
Darshan Nalkande (R)Batsman30 lakhs
Gowtham Krishnappa (R)Batsman6.20 crore
Hardus Viljoen (R)Batsman75 lakhs
Harpreet Brar (R)Batsman20 lakhs
Mayank Agarwal (R)Batsman1 crore
Nicholas Pooran (R)Batsman4.20 crore
Sarfaraz Khan (R)Batsman25 lakhs
Simran SinghWicket Keeper55 lakhs
KL Rahul (R)Wicket Keeper11 crore
Mandeep Singh (R)All-Rounder1.40 crore
Glenn MaxwellAll-Rounder10.75 crore
Chris JordanAll-Rounder3 crore
Deepak HoodaAll-Rounder50 lakhs
James NeeshamAll-Rounder50 lakhs
Tajinder Singh DhillonAll-Rounder20 lakhs
Ishan PorelBowler20 lakhs
Jagadeesha Suchith (R)Bowler20 lakhs
Mohammad Shami (R)Bowler4.80 crore
Ravi BishnoiBowler2 crore
Sheldon CottrellBowler8.50 crore
Murugan Ashwin (R)Bowler20 lakhs
Mujeeb Ur RahmanBowler4 crore