new Delhi: There are only a few days left for the start of IPL 2020. Soon the first ball of season 13 will be bowled. Due to Corona virus, this time the IPL is canceled in March and is now going to be in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). In this way, we will look at IPL history. In fact, in this world’s largest T20 league, IPL franchises spend crores on players. Meanwhile, we are going to tell you the names of the 5 most expensive players of the IPL. Those who have either been bought during the IPL auction or retained by their team.
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Virat Kohli – 17 crores
Team India and IPL franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli are the most expensive players in the Indian Premier League. King Kohli was retained by the RCB team in the year 2018 by spending a hefty amount of 17 crores. It is also natural because Virat Kohli became the most successful batsman from this league. Kohli’s association with RCB is coming with season one of IPL.
Yuvraj Singh – 16 crores
The name of former Indian cricket team all-rounder Yuvraj Singh (Yuraj Singh) is also included in this list. Yuvi is the second most expensive player in IPL history. In 2015, during the IPL season-8, the team of Delhi Daredevils bought Yuvraj Singh for Rs 16 crore. Yuvi also became the most expensive IPL player of that season.
Pat Cummins – Rs 15.5 Crore
The Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) team bought Australian fast bowler Pat Cummins in IPL 12 last year by paying Rs 15.5 crore during the IPL auction. Cummins became the most expensive selling cricketer of the IPL last year.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni – 15 Crore Rupees
Mahendra Singh Dhoni (MS Dhoni), known as the best captain of IPL, is not possible if the name is not in this list. Dhoni was retained by IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings (CSK) during the year 2018 for Rs 15 crore. Alam has been that in IPL-11, Mahi made CSK the IPL champion for the third time under his leadership.
Rohit Sharma – 15 crores
Rohit Sharma (Rohit Sharma), who shines the fortunes of IPL team Mumbai Indians (MI) on his captaincy, is the 5th most expensive player in IPL history. In the year 2018, Mumbai Indians retained Hitman Rohit Sharma in the team with a huge amount of 15 crores. In fact, Rohit’s stay in MI was also made, because under the leadership of Rohit Sharma, Mumbai’s team has become 4 times IPL winner.