IPL Auction 2023: The Indian Premier League Season 16 auction has ended. A total of 78 players were sold in the IPL 2023 auction. Even though a mini auction was organized this season, this auction was no less than a mega auction. Many records were made and broken at auction this season. For the first time in IPL history, four players were sold in the auction for more than Rs 15 crore. Get to know the great things of the IPL 2023 auction.
A total of 80 players were sold in the IPL 2023 auction. During this, an amount of around Rs 167 crore was spent. A total of 29 foreign players were sold at this season’s auction. At the same time, a total of 51 Indian players were bought in the mini auction.
Sam Curran became the most expensive player in IPL
England star player Sam Curran was bought by Punjab Kings for Rs 18.50 crore. Curran missed the last season of the league due to injury, but is expected to return this season. To buy Curran, there was a long battle between his two former teams, Punjab Kings and Chennai Super Kings, which Punjab won. Along with this, Curran has also become the best-selling player in this league.
These players got a lot
Sam Curran – Punjab Kings – Rs 18.50 crore
Cameron Green – Mumbai Indians – Rs 17.50 crore
Ben Stokes – Chennai Super Kings – Rs 16.25 crore
Harry Brook – Rs 13.25 crore – Sunrisers Hyderabad
Riley Rosso – Rs 4.60 crore – Delhi Capitals
Joshua Little – 4.40 crore, Gujarat Titans
Will Jacks – Rs 3.20 crore – RCB
Manish Pandey – Rs 2.40 crore – Delhi Capitals
David Weiss – Rs 1 crore – Kolkata Knight Riders
Shivam Mavi, the most expensive uncapped player
Shivam Mavi, Rs 6 crore (Gujarat Titans)
Mukesh Kumar, Rs 5.50 crore (Delhi capitals)
Vivrant Sharma, Rs 2.60 crore (Sunrisers Hyderabad)
KS Bharat, Rs 1.20 crore (Gujarat Titans)
N Jagadishan, Rs 90 lakhs (Kolkata Knight Riders)