IPL 2021 Players Auction List – The Dream Team #IPL2021
The fee smashed the record 16 crore paid for Yuvraj Singh by Delhi Daredevils in 2015.
While Morris became the most expensive player ever in the history of IPL, Gowtham became the highest uncapped Indian buy at the auction table.
Test specialist Cheteshwar Pujara also finally had a buyer and will be playing this year’s IPL as he was bought by Chennai Super Kings for his base price of Rs 50 lakh.
Another uncapped player Shahrukh Khan, who had a scintillating Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy campaign also grabbed big bucks and was bought by Punjab for Rs 5.25 crore.
New Zealand all-rounder Kyle Jamieson was bagged by RCB in the Indian Premier League (IPL) player auction. Jamieson had listed his base price as Rs 75 lakh coming into the auction and the all-rounder attracted bids from Delhi Capitals, Punjab Kings, and RCB. However, in the end, Jamieson went to RCB for Rs 15 crore.
IPL’s perennial under-performer Glenn Maxwell once again fetched big money at the players auction with Royal Challengers Bangalore bidding a whopping Rs 14.25 crore to secure his services.
England all-rounder Moeen Ali also went for a high price of Rs 7 crore to Chennai Super Kings. Both Maxwell and Moeen had base prices of Rs 2 crore.
In contrast, Australian Steve Smith, who was released by Rajasthan Royals, was bought by Delhi Capitals for Rs 2.20 crore, only Rs 20 lakh more than his base price.