The former Australian legspinner will be joined by another old Royals hand Zubin Bharucha, who has taken over as head of cricket
Jaydev Unadkat was in the nets with his Saurashtra team-mates but training came to a standstill so they could all watch the "chaos"
The uncapped offspinning allrounder from Karnataka all but became a millionaire at the IPL auction and is chomping at the bit to represent Rajasthan Royals
A teenage trickster from Afghanistan, an explosive opener of indigenous Australian descent, a fast-bowling allrounder from Barbados who currently lives in England, and two highly promising Indian players
Can Knight Riders' overseas players stay fit through the season? Will the lack of a proper wicketkeeper hurt Kings XI? Who will Royal Challengers choose between McCullum and de Kock?
A break up of the eight IPL squads at the end of the first day of the 2018 player auction, and a quick look at the gaps the teams need to fill on Sunday
Will franchises retain the old core set of players or invest in a new group? How will the presence of uncapped players affect teams' auction strategies?
Only 18 players have been retained by the IPL franchises, a whopping 578 are up for sale. What might we expect from the 2018 player auction?
Starting from this season, afternoon matches will begin later, and night matches brought forward by an hour
A preview of the IPL match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Rajasthan Royals
Preview for the match between Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings in Jaipur
A preview of the second qualifier between Mumbai Indians and Rajasthan Royals in Kolkata
Preview of the match between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Rajasthan Royals in Hyderabad
A preview of the IPL match between Mumbai Indians and Rajasthan Royals in Jaipur
A preview of the first eliminator between Rajasthan Royals and Sunrisers Hyderabad in Delhi
A look at which players the eight IPL franchises are likely to retain and which ones they are likely to use the right-to-match card for, for the IPL next year
The two franchises will return to the IPL fold in 2018 and can each retain up to five players from their 2015 squads. Who should they pick?
Although a final decision remains to be made, a BCCI official suggested that the three players could be a combination of two Indians and one overseas player, or two overseas players and one Indian
The two suspended teams will now be able to participate in the 11th IPL edition next year