Top 10 Most Expensive Players of IPL Auction 2017

An intense day of bidding came to end with Ben Stokes making history by becoming the most expensive player in the Indian Premier League ever. The all-rounder was bought by Rising Pune Supergiants for a whopping Rs. 14 crore while Royal Challengers Bangalore shelled out Rs. 12 crore to buy England’s pace sensation Tymal Mills. Mohammad Nabi and Rashid Khan were the two Afghan players to be bought in the auction.
There were a few shocks as well along the way. There were no takers for Ishant Sharma and Irfan Pathan while world’s No.1 T20 bowler Imran Tahir also went unsold.Tymal Mills will be part of an RCB line-up which will include Virat Kohli, Chris Gayle and AB de Villiers. For India, Karn Sharma was the biggest buy with Rs 3.2 crore.

Delhi Daredevils

Angelo Mathews, Corey Anderson, Kagiso Rabada, Pat Cummins, Ankit Bawne, Aditya Tare, Murugan Ashwin, Navdeep Saini, Shashank Singh

Sunrisers Hyderabad

Tanmay Agarwal, Mohammad Nabi, Ekalavya Dwivedi, Rashid Khan, Pravin Tambe, Chris Jordan, Ben Laughlin, Mohammed Siraj

Rising Pune Supergiants

Ben Stokes, Jaydev Unadkat, Rahul Chahar, Saurabh Kumar, Dan Christian, Milind Tandon, R Tripathi, Manoj Tiwary, Lockie Ferguson

Mumbai Indians

Nicholas Pooran, Mitchell Johnson, K Gowtham, Karn Sharma, Saurabh Tiwary, A Gunarathna, K Khejroliya

Kings XI Punjab

Eoin Morgan, Rahul Tewatia, T Natarajan, Matt Henry, Varun Aaron, Martin Guptill, Darren Sammy, Rinku Singh

Kolkata Knight Riders

Trent Boult, Chris Woakes, Rishi Dhawan, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Rovman Powell, R Sanjay Yadav, Ishank Jaggi, Darren Bravo, Sayan Ghosh

Top 10 Players of IPL Auction 2017

RankPlayerCountryPriceSold to
1.Ben StokesEnglandRs 14.5 croreRPS
2.Tymal MillsEnglandRs 12 croreRCB
3.Trent BoultNew ZealandRs 5 croreKKR
4.Kagiso RabadaSouth AfricaRs 5 croreDD
5.Pat CumminsAustraliaRs 4.5 croreDD
6.Chris WoakesEnglandRs 4.2 croreKKR
7.Rashid Khan ArmanAfghanistanRs 4 croreSRH
8.Nathan Coulter NileAustraliaRs 3.5 croreKKR
9.Karn SharmaIndiaRs 3.2 croreMI
10.Thangarasu NatarajanIndiaRs 3 croreKXIP


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