IPL 2019 Auction: Complete List Of Players Bought By Each Team
The much-awaited IPL auctions took place today in Jaipur. The event went on for nearly 6 hours and a total of 60 players were sold, including 20 overseas players and 40 Indians.
The two most expensive buys of the season were Jaydev Unadkat and the uncapped Varun Chakravarthy, who were bought by the Rajasthan Royals and Kings XI Punjab for Rs. 8.40 crores each.
The Kings XI were the busiest team of the auction, buying as many as 13 players. The Chennai Super Kings were the quietest team of the auction, buying just 2 players.
The start date of the IPL has not been confirmed yet but it is rumoured to start mid-March and go on till mid-May, before the World Cup starts on May 30.
Here is the entire list of players bought by each team:
The Delhi Capitals began the day with Rs. 25.50 crores and were the first on the board when they bought Indian youngster Hanuma Vihari for Rs. 2 crores. They also went on to purchase Ishant Sharma, who went unsold last year. Their costliest purchase was Colin Ingram, whom they purchased for Rs. 6.40 crore.
Players bought: Hanuma Vihari - 2 crores, Axar Patel - 5 crores, Ishant Sharma - 1.10 crore, Ankush Bains - 20 lakhs, Colin Ingram - 6.4 crores, Sherfane Rutherford - 2 crores, Keemo Paul - 50 lakhs, Jalaj Saxena - 20 lakhs, Bandaru Ayyappa - 20 lakhs
Remaining squad: Shreyas Iyer, Prithvi Shaw, Rishabh Pant, Manjot Kalra, Colin Munro, Chris Morris, Jayant Yadav, Rahul Tewatia, Harshal Patel, Amit Mishra, Kagiso Rabada, Trent Boult, Sandeep Lamichhane, Avesh Khan