Dwayne Bravo, Lasith Malinga, Hazratullah Zazai and Najibullah Zadran have been retained.
The Rahane/Smith led Royals finished at the seventh spot in the 2018 season, winning just five games out of 14.
Among the shortlisted candidates, Hussey is definitely the most experienced with IPL.
"Panchal’s was a classy knock."
Flower praised Kohli’s captaincy, adding that he too has added a lot of confidence and aggression to his team.
Here we look at five players who debuted after Tendulkar's arrival in International cricket but ended their careers being in a better position than the big man.
The former Englishman minced no words in describing Lehmann's negative impact on the Australian cricket team culture.
Andy Flower will fill in the role until December.
Former Zimbabwe skipper Andy Flower has been named as the coach of the multi-starrer World XI side.
The likes of Jos Buttler, Moeen Ali, Chris Woakes and Ben Stokes played this edition's IPL.