IPL auction list 2021 : Harbhajan and Jadhav have been placed in the highest reserve price
In the upcoming auction, a total of 164 Indian stars, 125 foreign cricketers, and 3 players from the Associate Nations will go with the hammer at the IPL 2021 auction on February 18 in Chennai.
The final player auction list for the next edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) was officially announced on Thursday. A total of 292 cricketers are going to run the hammer in the upcoming IPL 2021 mini auction, which is to be held in Chennai on 18 February. The eight franchises of the Indian Premier League have shortlisted players after registering 1114 cricketers. Their respective names for the upcoming auction in Chennai.
After MS Dhoni's Chennai Super Kings (CSK) release on Retention Day, join the likes of middle-order batsman Kedar Jadhav, Harbhajan Singh, former Rajasthan Royals (RR) captain Steve Smith and Kings XI Punjab captain Glenn Maxwell went. Base price category for IPL 2021 auction. Only two Indian players Harbhajan Singh and Kedar Jadhav have been placed in the highest reserve price of INR 2 crores for the mini-auction.
In addition to Smith and Maxwell, the ultra-expensive list includes six more foreign players, including Shakib Al Hasan, Moin Ali, Sam Billings, Liam Plunkett, Jason Roy and Mark Wood. 12 players have been lined up for the second largest reserve price of INR 1.5 crores. The INR 1 crore base price includes nine foreign cricketers along with only two Indian players - Hanuma Vihari and Umesh Yadav.
Interestingly, fast bowler S Sreesanth was not selected for the mini auction by any of the eight teams. Sachin Tendulkar's son Arjun Tendulkar has been shortlisted with a base price of INR 20 lakhs. Australian batsman Maranus Lebuschgane has also made himself available for IPL 2021. Australian batsman Cheteshwar Pujara has joined the reserve price list of INR 1.5 crores for the mini auction.
In the upcoming auction, a total of 164 Indian stars, 125 foreign cricketers, and 3 players from the Associate Nations will go with the hammer at the IPL 2021 auction on February 18 in Chennai. The mini-auction for IPL season 2021 will start at 15:00 IST on Thursday.
INR 2 crore is the highest reserve price and two Indian players - Harbhajan Singh and Kedar Jadhav - and eight foreign players - Glenn Maxwell, Steve Smith, Shakib Al Hasan, Moin Ali, Sam Billings, Liam Plockett, Jason Roy and Mark Wood . The highest bracket is to be slotted.
12 players are in the auction list with a base price of INR 1.5 crores. Hanuma Vihari and Umesh Yadav are the two Indian players in the list of 11 cricketers with a base value of 1 crore.