Smith was recently ruled out of the tournament due to an elbow injury.
Smith is set to undergo elbow surgery which might delay his international comeback as well.
Steve was retained by the Rajasthan Royals.
The batting and spin-bowling coaches, Amol Muzumdar and Sairaj Bahutule, have been retained.
The babysitter banter is just getting better.
"It was all a bit strange really."
On paper it seems like they got all the facets covered, but their fast bowling lineup seems a bit vulnerable.
Here are we look at the numbers from all the IPL player auctions.
The opening batsman has got a new assignment next year.
He was signed by RR at the last moment in the auction.