QDK set for new IPL team in 2019

2018-10-20 13:30
Quinton de Kock (Getty)

Cape Town - Proteas wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock is set to change to a new IPL franchise in 2019.

On Friday, Cricinfo reported that De Kock, who played for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in this year's edition of the tournament had become the first sale for the 2019 event.

He will move from RCB to the Mumbai Indians.

De Kock was bought by RCB for $437 000 during the 2018 auction and the new move is an all-money deal without other players been traded.

The South African opener managed 201 runs in this year's tournament, having played eight matches. His strike rate was 124.07.

In order to balance the deal, the Mumbai Indians have release Bangladesh fast bowler, Mustafizur Rahman and Akila Dananjaya, the Sri Lankan off-spinner.

De Kock previously played for Delhi Daredevils and Sunrisers Hyderabad.

He will form part of the Protea squad that travel to Australia to play five one-day internationals with the first match on November 4 in Perth. 

Read more on:    quinton de kock  |  cricket


Read News24’s Comments Policy

Previous Results

Date Match Result

How should the 2019/20 English Premier League title race be resolved?

Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter


The 2019/20 Absa Premiership season is in full swing. Will Mamelodi Sundowns retain their title? Or can one of Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates, Wits, SuperSport United - or another team perhaps - snatch glory from the Brazilians? Be sure to visit Sport24 for all the latest news!

Latest blogs

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.