RCB has retained all their big players from last year’s squad. From retained players, 9 are Indian and 5 are foreign players. Roayal Challengers Bangalore retained Virat Kohli by paying him RS. 15 crore which makes him highest paid IPL player. Some of retained players by RCB are Chris Gayle, Ab De Villiers, David Wiese, Mitchell Starc and Adam Milne.

Royal Challengers Bangalore 2016 Squad


No.PLAYERS RETAINEDIPL AUCTION BUYS
1Virat Kohli (Captain)Shane Watson (9.5 crores)
2AB deVillers (South Africa)Stuart Binny (2 crores)
3Chris Gayle (West Indies)Travis Head (50 Lakhs)
4Mitchell Starc (Australia)Sachin Baby (10 Lakh)
5David Wiese (South Africa)Iqbal Abdulla (10 Lakh)
6Adam Milne (New Zealand)Praveeen Dubey (35 Lakh)
7Varun AaronAkshay Karnewakar  (10 Lakhs)
8Mandeep SinghSamuel Badree  (50 Lakhs)
9Harshal PatelKane Richardson  (2 Crores)
10Kedar JadhavV Malik  (20 Lakhs)
11Sarfaraz AhmedVikas Tokas  (10 Lakhs)
12Sreenath Aravind
13Yuzvendra Chahal.
14Abu Nechim