IPL Auction 2022: Ishan Kishan Most Expensive as Day 1 Wraps Up

All the latest from the big IPL 2022 auction in Bengaluru.

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IPL Auction 2022: Ishan Kishan Most Expensive as Day 1 Wraps Up

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  • Ishan Kishan became the most expensive player in this year's auction, sold to Mumbai Indians for Rs 15.25 crore.

  • Nicholas Pooran is the most expensive overseas player, bought by SRH for Rs 10.75 crore.

  • Avesh Khan became IPL history's most expensive uncapped player after being bought by Punjab for Rs 9 crore

  • Suresh Raina, Steve Smith, Umesh Yadav & Shakib al Hasan among big names to go unsold today.

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10:38 PM , 12 Feb

How Much Money Do Teams Have Left?

A total of 74 players were sold on Day 1 of the 2022 IPL auction with Rs 388 crore being spent by the 10 IPL franchises.

Sunrisers Hyderabad made the most buys on the day, adding 10 players to their line-up but they still have another Rs 20.15 crore left to spend on Sunday.

Mumbai Indians bought only four players, to add to the four they retained, and go into Day 2 with Rs 27.85 crore left to buy the rest of their squad. Remember, each team must have a minimum of 18 and maximum of 25 players in the line-up.

9:39 PM , 12 Feb

IPL Auction 2022: Proceedings to Resume on Sunday at 12 PM

The IPL Auction 2022 will resume on Sunday, 13 February, at 12 noon.

9:36 PM , 12 Feb

IPL Auction 2022: Sandeep Lamichhane Goes Unsold

Base price at 40 lakh. Plays as a leg-spinner for Nepal. He is the last player to be auctioned for the day. Goes unsold.

9:29 PM , 12 Feb

IPL Auction 2022: R Sai Kishore Sold to Gujarat

Base price at 20 lakh. Battle going on between Royals and DC. CSK join in. Delhi and CSK are locked in a bidding war for Sai. Current bid value at 1.6 crore. Punjab enter the fray. Gujarat Titans join in as well.

Punjab make it 2 crore. Gujarat raise it to 2.2 crore. SRH to get in between. Current bid at 3 crore by Gujarat. Punjab indicate they are out of the race.

Kishore goes to Gujarat for 3 crore.

Published: 12 Feb 2022, 10:46 AM IST
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