Mahela Jayawardene said that MI's primary objective in looking for a pacer was to replace Jason Behrendorff.
IPL 2020: Royal Challengers Bangalore released the most number of players, while SunRisers Hyderabad released just five players.
IPL 2020: Kings XI Punjab have retained retained 14 players, including Chris Gayle, and released seven players ahead of the auction to be held next month.
The players who have been traded to other teams include Sherfane Rutherford, Jagadeesha Suchith, Trent Boult, Rahul Tewatia and Mayank Markande.
Ajinkya Rahane comes to Delhi Capitals while Rajasthan Royals get the services of Rahul Tewatia and Mayank Markande.
IPL 2020: Ajinkya Rahane has scored two IPL hundreds in 140 games, averaging 32.93 with a strike rate of 121.92.
IPL 2020: Four-time champions Mumbai Indians roped in New Zealand pacer Trent Boult from Delhi Capitals, while Ankit Rajpoot moved to Rajasthan Royals after a successful trade by Kings XI Punjab.
Ravichandran Ashwin's was traded in by Delhi Capitals in place of left-arm spinner Jagadeesha Suchith and Rs 1.5 crore.
Ravichandran Ashwin was traded in by Delhi Capitals from Kings XI Punjab for Rs 1.5 crore and Karnataka spinner Jagadeesha Suchith.
Ravichandran Ashwin is expected to be paid Rs 7.6 crore, his auction value, by Delhi Capitals.
According to news agency IANS, Delhi Capitals have secured the services of Ravichandran Ashwin and they will make an official announcement in the near future.
Indian Premier League Governing Council decided that the auction for the next edition will be held on December 19 in Kolkata.
Kings XI Punjab co-owner Ness Wadia on Monday said the franchise decided not to trade Ravichandran Ashwin with the Delhi Capitals.
Ziva Dhoni stole the limelight on a non-IPL 2019 match day.
Faf du Plessis and Shane Watson stitched together an 81-run opening stand with some clean hitting as CSK recorded their 100th win in IPL.
At the back of the loss, Delhi Capitals remain the lone IPL franchise to have never played a final.
Chennai Super Kings produced a clinical performance to beat Delhi Capitals by six wickets and enter their eighth IPL final.