Digital Desk (Bhopal). The 14th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will be auctioned on February 18 in Chennai. For this, 292 players were shortlisted, out of which the original prize of 10 players was kept at Rs 2 crore. Come and find out that 13 foreign players are the most expensive sellers in the last 13 IPL. In 2008, Deccan Chargers Hyderabad bought Andrew Symonds for Rs 6 crore. Mumbai Indians have bought Sri Lanka’s Sanath Jayasuriya, the second most expensive foreign player of the season, for Rs 4.35 crore.
Chennai Super Kings bought Andrew Flintoff in 2009 for Rs 9.8 crore. At the same price, Royal Challengers Bangalore also bought Kevin Pietersen in 2009 for Rs 9.8 crore.
The Kolkata Knight Riders bought Shane Bond for Rs 4.8 crore in 2010 and the Mumbai Indians bought Kieran Pollard for Rs 4.8 crore in 2010.
In 2011, Mahela Jayawardene was bought by Kochi Tuskers for Rs 4.5 crore. All the players in the top three are Indians this season. Gautam Gambhir, Yusuf Pathan and Robin Uthappa. 2012 – Smith captained the Rajasthan Royals worth Rs 12.5 crore. Mahela Jayawardene was bought by Delhi Daredevils for Rs 7.7 crore.
In 2013, Glenn Maxwell was bought by Mumbai Indians for Rs 6.3 crore. The second number was bought by Ajanta Mendis and Pune Warriors India for Rs 4.35 crore. In 2014, Delhi Daredevils bought Kevin Pietersen for Rs 9 crore. In 2015, Angelo Mathews was bought by Delhi Daredevils for Rs 7.5 crore.
In 2016, Shane Watson was acquired by Royal Challengers Bangalore for Rs 9.5 crore. Rising Pune Supergiant bought Ben Stokes in 2017 for Rs 14.5 crore. 2018 – Rajasthan Royals buy Ben Stokes for Rs 12.5 crore. Dwayne Bravo was bought by Chennai Super Kings in 2019 for Rs 6.40 crore. KKR has acquired Australian fast bowler Pat Cummins for Rs 1550 crore for the 2020 season.