Long time friends and IPL team mates MS Dhoni and Suresh Raina will not compete against each other in upcoming season of IPL. The very first pick for Pune franchise was MS DHONI and for Rajkot it was Suresh Raina.Team Rajkot is owned by Intex
The other 4 players which were chosen by Pune are R Ashwin, Ajinkya Rahane, Faf du Plessis and Steven Smith while on the other hand Rajkot’s other choices are Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Brendon McCullum and James Faulkner.
Both the franchise have lost INR 39 crore from their auction purse and will be left with only INR 27 crore which they will have to spend after remaining players for the auction to be held in Bangalore in February .
All the other players of Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals who are not picked up in the draft will not go into the players auction in February 2016