This year's IPL auction was a bit different, as all the franchises had to re-build their squad again from the scratch. Kings XI Punjab and Rajasthan Royals had the biggest purse going into the auction, and both the teams utilized their money sensibly.
Every year the league sees a number of players who use the opportunity to display their potential, delivering spectacular performances for the franchises. Some players come to the limelight in a matter of days while some may take a season or two to get noticed.
With the IPL poised to enter its 11th season, the auction played a massive role in determining how the teams line up for the marquee event. Here is a team of eleven players who fetched huge sum in the IPL Auction 2018.