Cricket’s one of the biggest T20 league the Indian Premier League is just few months away now and the the prices of the players for the IPL auction has been set on Saturday. [বাংলায় পূর্ণ: আইপিএলে সাকিব-মুস্তাফিজের মূল্য নির্ধারণ]
Including 13 Indians, 36 cricketers are in the highest category which is 2 crore rupee. For the second category, it is 1.5 crore rupee while for the third where two Bangladesh players Shakib Al Hasan and Mustafizur Rahman belongs is 1 crore rupee.
In the last two editions, Mustafizur played for the Sunrisers Hyderabad and he also led the team to their first ever IPL trophy in his first IPL tournament. On the other hand, Shakib played for Kolkata Knight Riders for six seasons and has become champion two times. He has been finally released by the KKR management after 7 years.
After Shakib and Mustafizur, 6 more Bangladesh players have been included in the IPL auction and they are – Sabbir Rahman, Tamim Iqbal, Mahmudullah Riyad, Abul Hasan, Liton Das and Mehidy Hasan Miraj.
The IPL auction will be held on 27th and 28th January. A total of 1122 players have registered – 26 players from England, 58 from Australia, 30 from New Zealand and 57 from South Africa have registered for the auction. Afghanistan too will see 13 players in the list while there are as many as 39 players from Sri Lanka. 39 players from Windies too have entered the auction.