The franchise owners often end up splurging big bucks on unknown or relatively unfamiliar faces.
In the previous 12 IPL auctions, there have been several unknown players who have received massive bids.
The inception of IPL back in 2008 acted as one of the biggest steps in turning around the landscape of cricket for the years to come.
Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma have matured a lot as a captain by leading their sides in IPL.
The auction can turn out to be make or break for the franchises going into the T20 tournament.
Teams could have delved deeper into their minds to churn out more judicious decisions.
KXIP is left with the maximum amount ahead of the auction.
There are chances of rain throughout the day. During the game time, the chances of rain are around 10% with the cloud coverage being 94% throughout.
The last time they had such a season was back in 2012, where they finished top of the table.
Dhawan, who had made his IPL debut for Delhi when they were Daredevils, back in 2008, made his name and career at Sunrisers Hyderabad.