1. Mohammad Nabi 2. Matthew Wade 3. Wriddhiman Saha 4. Sam Billings
Meanwhile, the likes of Wriddhiman Saha and Sam Billings went unsold. Nicholas Pooran was among the most expensive buys as Sunrisers Hyderabad grabbed him for INR 10.75 crore.
Dinesh Karthik was sold to Royal Challengers Bangalore for INR 5.5 crore. Meanwhile, the likes of Wriddhiman Saha and Sam Billings went unsold.
While Punjab Kings bought England wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow for INR 6.75 crore
Eyes of many team officials lit up when Ishan Kishan’s name popped up. Mumbai Indians did manage to reacquire his services but not before spending INR 15.25 crore from their pocket.
Ambati Rayudu’s services were reacquired by Chennai Super Kings for INR 6.75 crore.
Australian all-rounder Mitchell Marsh, who was in terrific form last year, was sold to Delhi Capitals for INR 6 crore.
Another all-rounder who fetched a massive amount was Krunal Pandya. He bought for INR 8.25 crore.
Meanwhile, Hasaranga’s former RCB teammate Washington Sundar also went big under the hammer. On expected lines, the all-rounder ignited a bidding war and eventually went to Sunrisers Hyderabad for INR 8.75 crore.
Sri Lankan all-rounder Wanindu Hasaranga proved to be a popular pick as the likes of Sunrisers Hyderabad, Punjab Kings, and Royal Challengers Bangalore went after him. The Bangalore-based team eventually reacquired his services but not before spending a whooping INR 10.75 crore from their purse.