The VIVO IPL 2021 Player Auction Conducted in Chennai with 57 players filling up the 61 available slots.
The eight franchises went for some of the finest talent available, giving them a chance to unleash their potential and make an impact in the upcoming version of the tournament.
Demand of all-rounder were very high. Chris Morris was sold to Rajasthan Royals for a huge sum of INR 16.25 Cr & became the most expensive player bought in the IPL Auction history.
.Kyle Jamieson & Glenn Maxwell were both sold to Royal Challengers Bangalore whereas K Gowtham & Moeen Ali were sold to Chennai Super Kings.
Young hard-hitting batsman, Shahrukh Khan was sold to Punjab Kings while English all-rounder Tom Curran was bought by Delhi Capitals.
They all highlighted in the Top 10 Buys at the Ipl Auction 2021.
With 22 overseas players bought at the auction, the 14th season will see representations from eight different nations in addition to the Indian players.
Kolkata Knight Rider Players Bought:
Ipl Trophy Winner : 2014,2012.
Coach :Brendon McCullum
Delhi Capital Players Bought:
Owner:GMR Sports Pvt .Ltd & JSW Sports Pvt Ltd
Venue :Feroz Shah Kotla Ground
Sunrisers Hyderabad Players Bought:
Ipl Trophy Winner:2016
Venue:Rajiv Gandhi Intl.Cricket Stadium.
Chennai Super Kings Players Bought:
Ipl Trophy Winner:2010,2011,2018.
Venue:M.A Chidambaran Stadium
Mumbai Indian Players Bought:
Ipl Trophy Winner:2013,2015,2017,2019,2020.
Owner:Indiawin Sports Pvt. Ltd
Coach :Mahela Jayawardene
Rajasthan Royals Players Bought :
Owner:Royal Multisport Pvt. Ltd
Venue:Sawai Mansingh Stadium
Punjab King Players Bought :
Owner:KPH Dream Cricket Private Limited
Venue:IS Bindra Stadium
Captain:K L Rahul
RCB Players Bought:
Owner :Royal Challengers Sports Private Ltd
Venue :M. Chinnaswamy StadiumC