Chennai: Kings Punjab paid Rs 5.25 crore for Tamil Nadu batsman Shah Rukh Khan in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 season in the players’ auction released in Chennai on Thursday. Shahrukh Khan’s base price was Rs 20 lakh and he was vying to buy between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Delhi Capitals.
Delhi Capitals bid up to one crore rupees for them. After this Delhi Capitals reached Rs 2 crore, but as soon as Bangalore raised Rs 20 lakh, Kings Punjab also bid Rs 2.40 crore.
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After this, Bangalore reached three crore rupees. The price went up for Shahrukh and Punjab reached four crore rupees to connect him with him. After this, the Punjab Kings made a strong bid of Rs 5.25 crore and bought them.
After this, Preity Zinta, co-mistress of Kings XI Punjab, was very happy. Batsman Sachin Baby was bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore at his base price. His base price was 20 lakh rupees.
Apart from them, Rajat Patidar was also bought by Bangalore for the same price. Ripple Patel was bought by Delhi Capitals for Rs 20 lakhs. Prior to that, Indian batsman Himanshu Rana remained unsold at a base price of Rs 20 lakh. At the same time, Gautam Rahul Singh, Himmat Singh and Vishnu Solanki, Past Seth, also remained unsold.