New Delhi: Team Hyderabad - recently bought by Chennai based SUN TV - has retained 20 players who played for the now erstwhile Deccan Chargers. In a release from the Board of Control for Cricket in India, it was announced that the trading window for players released by all other teams will open on November 19.
SUN TV had acquired the Hyderabad franchise at an annual figure of Rs 85.05 crore last week. (Read: SUN TV purchases Hyderabad franchise)
In the initial squad announced for the 2013 edition of the Indian Premier League, the franchise retained all the players including foreign stars - Dale Steyn, Cameron White, Jean Paul-Duminy and skipper Kumar Sangakkara. (Also see - Pics: The retained and the released ahead of IPL 6)