IPL auction: There was a lot of discussion about IPL auction for the last several weeks. Now finally the mini auction organized for IPL 2024 is over. Many records of all the old auctions have been broken in this auction. For the first time, bids worth more than Rs 20 crore have been received. Australia’s Mitchell Starc has been bought by Kolkata Knight Riders for Rs 24.75 crore, and Pat Cummins has been bought by Sunrisers Hyderabad for Rs 20.50 crore.
Two uncapped Indian players included in top-10
However, the names of two uncapped players from India are also included in the list of ten most expensive players sold in this auction, one of them has never played IPL before. Let us tell you about these two Indian players.
Sameer Rizvi – Chennai Super Kings
A player named Sameer Rizvi is included in this list, whose base price was only Rs 20 lakh. Chennai Super Kings and Gujarat Titans had started bidding on the name of this player. In the end, Delhi Capitals also bid twice, but the Chennai team had made up its mind to include Sameer Rizvi in its team. 20 year old Sameer Rizvi has performed brilliantly in domestic cricket. He has the ability to hit long sixes with great ease. He also scored the fastest century in the UP T20 League. Apart from this, he can also bowl off-break.
Shahrukh Khan – Gujarat Titans
The second name in this list is that of Shahrukh Khan, who is included in the list of ten most expensive players sold in this year’s auction. Shahrukh Khan has not yet debuted for the Indian cricket team, but still he does not need any recognition, because for the last few years he has been seen continuously in IPL, and is known for hitting long sixes. Are. 28-year-old Shahrukh from Tamil Nadu was a part of Punjab Kings for the last few seasons, but this time Punjab had released him. Punjab Kings tried to buy this player again in the auction but in the end Gujarat Titans bought this player for Rs 7.40 crore.
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