IPL Auction fetches Sam Curran mega record price!

Sam Curran created huge record with Rs.18.5 crores price and he is bought by Punjab Kings. Cameron Green has been bought by Mumbai Indians for Rs.17.5 crores,

Sam Curran creates mega record at IPL Auction
Sam Curran creates mega record at IPL Auction

IPL Auction – Day 1, has been held on 24th December for the 2023 Season. In this auction, all IPL teams – Chennai Super Kings, Royal Challengers Bengaluru, Gujarat Titans, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Punjab Kings, Lucknow Super Giants, Delhi Capitals, Rajasthan Royals, Kolkata Knight Riders, Mumbai Indians took part with the purse remaining, after announcing their retentions. Sam Curran created huge record with Rs.18.5 crores price and he is bought by Punjab Kings.

Cameron Green has been bought by Mumbai Indians for Rs.17.5 crores, Chennai Super Kings bought Ben Stokes for Rs.16.25 crores and Nicholas Pooran has been bought by Lucknow Super Giants for Rs.16 crores. Harry Brook went for Rs.13.25 crores to Sunrisers Hyderabad and Mayank Agarwal made Rs.8.25 crores from the same team. They made headlines for this IPL Auction.

TATA IPL 2023 Auction
TATA IPL 2023 Auction

Here is the complete list of Top International, National and Domestic Players who made big money at IPL Auction, on Day 1!

  • Kane Williamson – Gujarat Titans – Rs.2 crores
    Harry Brook – Sunrisers Hyderabad – Rs.13.25 crores
    Mayank Agarwal – Sunrisers Hyderabad – Rs.8.25 crores
    Ajinkya Rahane – Chennai Super Kings – Rs.50 lakhs
    Sam Curran – Punjab Kings – Rs.18.5 crores
    Odean Smith – Gujarat Titans – Rs.50 lakhs
    Sikandar Raza – Punjab Kings – Rs.50 lakhs
    Jason Holder – Rajasthan Royals – Rs.5.75 crores
    Cameron Green – Mumbai Indians – Rs.17.5 crores
    Ben Stokes – Chennai Super Kings – Rs.16.25 crores
    Nicholas Pooran – Lucknow Super Giants – Rs.16 crores
    Heinrich Klaasen – Sunrisers Hyderabad – Rs.5.25 crores
    Phil Salt – Delhi Captails – Rs.2 crores
    Kylie Jamieson – Chennai Super Kings – Rs.1 crore
    Daniel Sams – Lucknow Super Giants – Rs.75 lakhs
    Shivam Mavi – Gujarat Titans – Rs.6 crores
    Vivrant Sharma – Sunrisers Hyderabad – Rs.2.6 crores
    Adil Rashid – Sunrisers Hyderabad – Rs.2 crores
    Reece Topley – Royal Challengers Bengaluru – Rs.1.9 crores
    KS Bharat – Gujarat Titans – Rs.1.2 crores
    Mukesh Kumar – Delhi Capitals – Rs.5.5 crores
    Will Jacks – Royal Challengers Bengaluru – Rs.3.2 crores
    Manish Pandey – Delhi Capitals – Rs.2.4 crores
    Mayank Dagar – Sunrisers Hyderabad – Rs.1.8 crores

Sunrisers Hyderabad have made their homework and they have made good buys among the IPL teams. On the other hand, Cameron Green and Ben Stokes along with Sam Curran erased all records for the highest bid amount for a cricketer at the IPL Auction. Like those motivation quotes say, seems like these cricketers woke up and thought I am going to be a millionaire, today and that got true, in actuality.

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