Star Bangladeshi all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan will started afresh in the eleventh edition of the Vivo Indian Premier League with his newly found team Sunrisers Hyderabad. The marquee all-rounder has been sold to Hyderabad for 2 crore RS. [নিউজটি বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ আইপিএলে সাকিবের নতুন দল হায়দরাবাদ]
This year’s auction contains a magnanimous number of 578 cricketers with 36 marquee listed players – 13 of them are Indians and rest of the international cricketers.
The most shocking part of the first phase of the auction was sheer disinterest of franchises upon one of the greatest T20 batsman on earth – Christopher Henry Gayle. No team bid for the Caribbean maestro and he was left unsold.
English all-rounder Ben Stokes, despite patched up with controversies, once again, hit the rocks of IPL auction, he sold to Rajasthan Royals for 12 crores and 50 lac RS.
After competitive bidding between Kings XI Punjab and Kolkata Knight Riders, Australian fiery pacer Mitchell Starc was purchased by the Knight Riders for a whooping 9 crore and 40 lac RS.
Spending 7 crores and 60 lac RS, Kings XI Punjab picked up one of the Indian marquees Ravichandran Ashwin and Mumbai Indians kept Kieron Pollard showing the Ready to Match card.
for RS 6.4 crore, Chennai Super Kings retained Dwayne Bravo. Delhi Daredevils will beging the new IPL season taking Gautam Gambhir for RS 2.80 crore.
After ten years of the Indian Premier League, all franchises left their sets of cricketers for auction for the eleventh edition of the money making tournament.