Good afternoon and welcome to our protection of the IPL Auction 2021 in Chennai, beginning at 3 pm. Like the earlier 12 months, this can be a mini public sale, which the eight franchises would use to fine-tune their squads and fill gaps attributable to gamers being launched and retirements throughout the off season.
On Thursday, a complete of 292 gamers will probably be competing for simply 61 out there slots throughout the eight franchises. For the abroad gamers, a most of twenty-two slots can be found. Hugh Edmeads is the auctioneer.
6.30 p.m.: At the interval, this is how the groups stand, and the slots out there. Please word that the utmost gamers per crew is 25.
|Team||Total gamers||Overseas gamers||Money remaining (crores)|
|Kolkata Knight Riders||19||7||7.35|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore||19||7||5.55|
|Chennai Super Kings||22||8||3.15|
6.25 p.m: There will probably be a break for excessive tea for 45 minutes. The franchises have been instructed to submit their entries for the accelerated public sale later. Players who went unsold can get one other probability. We will probably be again at 7.15 pm.
Fast bowler Varun Aaron. Goes unsold.
West Indies’s Oshane Thomas at 50 lakhs. Unsold.
Mohit Sharma at 50 lakhs base worth. Unsold.
Australia’s Billy Stanlake, base at 1 crore. No takers? Unsold.
NZ’s Mitch McClenaghan, base at 50 lakhs. Will MI take him again? Unsold.
Australia’s Jason Behrendorff, base at 1 crore. Unsold.
Afghanistan’s Naveen Ul Haq, base at 50 lakhs. Unsold.
Set 12 now – allrounders
Pawan Negii at 50 lakhs. Unsold.
New Zealand’s Kyle Jamieson at 75 lakhs. RCB begin the bidding. DC take part an it;s 80 lakhs. RCB and DC, sitting subsequent to one another are bidding quick. DC push it to 4 crores. Rapidly rising to six.75 with DC. RCB take it to 7.25 cr.RCB have it at 7.50. Punab enter the fray at 7.75 crores. Punjab take it to eight.25 cr. RCB take it to 9.50 crores. Punjab take it to 10.25 crores. Just between RCB and Punjab in the mean time. Entered the 12 crore mark and RCB say 12.50 crores. RCB take it to 13 crores. It’s now 13.50 with RCB. And RCB take it to 14 crores. Punjab take it to 14.75 crores. Kyle is now hit the 15 crore mark with RCB! Phew! Will Punjab prime that? Pause.
Kyle Jamieson offered to RCB for 15 crore.
Australia’s Ben Cutting. Base – 75 lakhs. Unsold.
England’s Tom Curran. DC open with Tom Curran. SRH and DC in intense bidding. It’s 3.20 with SRH. DC take it to 4 crores. DC push it to 4.80 crores. Past 5 crores. DC take it to five.25 crores. Curran offered to DC for 5.25 crores.
Gurkeerat Singh, at 50 lakhs. Unsold.
Marnus Labuschagne. Base at 1 crore. Any takers? Unsold.
Moises Henriques of Australia. Base at 1 crore and RCB open the bidding. Punjab nearly enter the fray. Punjab and RCB preserve it going. Punjab take it to 1.90. RCB take it to 2.40 crores. Punjab take it to three crores. RCB pull out. No they do not! Take it to 4 crores. Sold to Punjab Kings for 4.20 crores.
Rovman Powell from West Indies, base at 50 lakhs. Unsold.
Australia’s Shaun Marsh. Base at 1.50 crores. Unsold!
NZ’s Corey Anderson. Held the record for the quickest century in sooner or later internationals. Base at 75 lakhs. Unsold too.
NZ’s Devon Conway, initially from SA. Base at 50 lakhs. Unsold.
Darren Bravo of the West Indies. Base at 75 lakhs, unsold as properly.
Rassie van der Dussen of SA. Base at 50 lakhs, unsold.
Cheteshwar Pujara and CSK open the bidding at 50 lakhs. Sold to CSK for 50 lakhs.
Martin Guptill, base worth at 50 lakhs. Unsold.
Set 10 now
Siddharth Manimaran, left arm spinner from Tamil Nadu. DC open the bidding. Sold to DC for 20 lakhs.
Karanveer Singh. Unsold.
J. Suchit, left arm spinner from Karnataka. Sold to SRH for 30 lakhs.
KC Cariappa from Karnataka is subsequent. Played for KKR earlier. Sold to Royals for 20 lakhs.
Nepal’s Sandeep Lamichanne at 40 lakhs. Unsold.
Midhun Sudhesan is subsequent. Unsold.
Tejas Baroka is subsequent and he’s unsold.
5.44 p.m.: There will probably be a ten minute break.
Uncapped bowlers in set 9
Mujtaba Yousuf, quick bowler. Goes unsold.
Ankit Rajpoot, launched by RR, base worth at 30 lakhs and he’s unsold too.
Lukman Meriwala of Baroda, one other title doing the rounds. DC open the bidding. Sold to DC for 20 lakhs.
Chetan Sakariya at 20 lakhs. Royals and RCB do the bidding. He is a left-arm quick bowler with Saurashtra. RR push the bid to 1 crore. RCB withdraw. Sakariya offered to RR for 1.20 crores.
Kuldeep Sen is subsequent. Unsold
Australia’s Riley Meredith. DC and Punjab begin bidding for him. DC push it to 80 lakhs. Dc scale it to 1 crore. Punjab take it to 1.50 crores. It’s gone to 1.80 now. DC make it 2 crores. Kumble of Punjab takes it to three crores. Laughter exchanged between the competing groups because the bid is now t 5.50 with Punjab. It’s shortly now at 6 crore with Punjab. Punjab stretch it to 7.50 crores. Its at 7.75 with DC and after some time Punjab take it to eight crores. Riley Meredith offered to Punjab Kings for 8 crore.
Tushar Deshpande, launched by DC however he goes unsold.
Uncapped wicketkeepers on this set
Kerala’s Vishnu Vinod to start out. DC open at 20 lakh. Sold to DC for 20 lakh.
Saurashtra’s Sheldon Jackson. KKR open the bidding. Sold to KKR for 20 lakhs.
Baroda captain Kedar Devdhar goes unsold.
Kerala’s Mohammed Azharudeen. At 20 lakh and RCB open the bidding. Sold to RCB for 20 lakhs.
Avi Barot is subsequent. He goes unsold.
(*15*) on this set
Atit Sheth Unsold.
Ripal Patel. Sold to DC for 20 lakhs.
Tamil Nadu’s M. Shahrukh Khan. DC open the bidding. RCB enter the fray. DC elevate it to 40 lakhs. No motion from CSK but. RCB and DC at it and it is near the two crore mark. DC have him now at 2 crore. RCB sale it to 2.20 crore. Punjab enter and take it to 2.80 crore.RCB have him at 3.80 cr. Punjab take it to 4 crore. They scale i it to 4.40 crore. Punjab push it to five.25 crore. Shahrukh Khan offered to Punjab for 5.25 crores.
Ayush Badoni is subsequent. Unsold.
Ok. Gowtham is subsequent. At 20 lakhs and KKR open the bidding. SRH and KKR, two very quiet teams as we speak are bidding fairly aggressively. SRH take it to 1.50 crores. It’s now 3 crores with SRH with 3 crors. In no time it has doubled to six crores with SRH elevating the paddle. KKR pushing ahead they usually nearly elevate it to 7.25 cr. CSK out of the blue enter at 7.75 crore. SRH say 8 crore. CSK say 8.75. KKR appear to have eased off. SRH after a pause push it to 9 crore. CSK say 9.25 crore. Gowtham offered to CSK for 9.25 crores.
Vivek Singh is subsequent. Unsold.
Set 6 – Uncapped gamers
Himanshu Rana goes unsold.
C. Hari Nishanth, batsman. Unsold.
Sachn Baby of Kerala. Sold to RCB for 20 lakhs.
Rahul Gahlaut, batsman. Unsold.
Rajat Patidar, batsman. Sold to RCB for 20 lakhs.
Himmat Singh. Unsold.
Vishnu Solanki of Baroda. Unsold.
Spinners in set 5
England’s Adi Rashid at 1.5 crore. Unsold.
Rahul Sharma, legspinner. Base worth at 50 lakhs. Unold.
Afghanistan’s Mujeeb Ur Rehman, base at 1.50 crore. Unsold.
Harbhajan Singh at 2 crore. Will Punjab take him? No exercise and unsold!
New Zealand’s Ish Sodhi. Base worth at 50 lakh. Unsold.
Piyush Chawla, at 50 lakhs. MI open the bidding. Chawla was the costliest purchase among the many Indians final 12 months. MI and DC compete for him. MI take it to 1 crore. Sold to MI for 2.40 crores.
Afghanistan’s Qais Ahmed at 50 lakhs. Unsold.
4.53 p.m – There will probably be a 5 minute break.
Set 4 this time and it is the quick bowlers.
Adam Milne from New Zealand at 50 lakhs. MI open the bid. RR say 55 lakhs. MI say 60. It’s MI vs RR in the mean time for Milne. MI scale it to 1.20 crores. Zaheer Khan raises the paddle to 1.60 for MI. MI are trying for somebody to interchange James Pattinson. RR need somebody to companion Archer. SRH enter the fray on the final second ar 2.60 crores. Adam Milne offered to MI for 3.20 crores.
It’s the Fizz, Mustafizur Rehman of Bangladesh, base worth at 1 crore. Sold to RR for 1 crore.
Australia’s Jhye Richardson, opening at 1.50 crore, RCB open the bid. DC, RCB and Punjab within the fray. DC scale t to 2.20. Quickly goes to 4 crores due to RCB. DC scale it to five crores. RCB push it to six.25 crores. Punjab take it to eight crores. This continues to rise. In the 9 crore mark with Punjab. RCB take it to 9.75 cr. Can Punjab scale it to 10 crores and but they do! Jhye have to be folllowing this absolutely. RCB say 11.25. Yes Punjab take it to 11.50 cr. Punjab now push it to 12 crores. RCB take it to 12.75, Punjab say 13 crores! Is he going to beat Maxwell right here? It’s 13.50 with Punjab and RCB take it to 13.75 crores. Punjab okay with 14 crores. Jhye Richardson offered to Punab Kings for 14 crores.
Nathan Coulter Nile subsequent, MI open bid at 1.50 crores. MI and DC compete for him now. MI take it to three.80 crores. MI push it to five crores. Sold to MI for 5 crores.
West Indian Sheldon Cotterell at 1 crore is up subsequent. Unsold.
Umesh Yadav is subsequent at 1 crore. Relased by RCB. DC open the bid. Sold to DC for 1 crore.
After set 2, a complete of seven gamers have been offered, together with 6 abroad gamers. Shivam Dube the one India offered to this point.
Wicketkeepers in set 3
New Zealand’s Glenn Phillips at 50 lakhs. Unsold.
Alex Carey of Australia. He was with Capitals final season. No takers initially. Unsold.
Sam Billings of England. Attacking batsman. 2 crores. No takers.
Kusal Perera of Sri Lanka at 50 lakhs. Unsold.
(*15*) in set 2.
Glenn Maxwell now,at 2 crores. No speedy curiosity. KKR open at 2 crores. RR go for 2.20. KKR say 2.40 crores. KKR scale it as much as 2.80 crores. Anyone for 3 crores? RCB and KKR appear to be preventing it out for Maxwell because it goes to 4 crores. RCB maintain the bid proper now. KKR say 4.20 crores. RCB say 4.40. CSK now enter at 4.60 crores. CSK say 5 crore. CSK have just one abroad slot to fill. CSK scale it as much as 6 crores. RCB say 6.25 and CSK say 6,50. This is now a CSK vs RCB contest. Scaled as much as 7 crore by CSK. it is now 7.5 crores with CSK. CSK take it to 9 crores. CSK have a handbag of almost 20 crores. They are keen to spend almost half on Maxwell alone. RCB push it to 9.75 crores.
CSK take it to the ten crores mark. RCB say 10.25, CSK pondering they usually take it to 10.50. RCB say 10.75. Now gone as much as 11.25 and CSK say 11.50. RCB say 11.75 crores. Will a third crew out of the blue pop in? CSK say 12 crores. RCB say 12.25 crores! Not ending anytime quickly is it? RCB say 12.75 crores. Ball in CSK’s courtroom now. Thinking… CSK take it to 13 crores. RCB – 13.25. CSK push it to 13.50 crores. Can RCB prime that? Yes, 13.75 they are saying. CSK say 14 crores. RCB say 14.25. The CSK crew is carrying masks, the RCB is not, only a random statement. Sold to RCB for 14.25 crores!
Kedar Jadhav for 2 crores, launched by CSK now. Unsold.
Shakib Al Hasan now for 2 crores. KKR open the bids. Punjab present curiosity too. KKR say 2.40 crores. Punjab say 2.60. Sold to KKR for 3.20 crores.
England’s Moeen Ali is subsequent. Base worth at 2 crores. CSK present curiosity now. Its between CSK and Punjab in the mean time. CSK scale it to three crores. Punjab say 3.20. CSK – 3.40. Preity raises it to three.60. CSK say 4.20. The bidding is now at 5 crore with CSK. Now it is gone to six crores with CSK. Punjab elevate it to six.75 crores. CSK push it to 7 crores. They coudnt get Maxwell, will they go all out for Moeen? Sold to CSK for 7 crores and all abroad slots crammed by CSK.
Shivam Dube is up subsequent. RR and SRH are the groups within the fray now. SRH at 95 lakhs. SRH push it to 2 lakhs. RR at 2.80 and SRH take it to three crores. Looks like SRH are withdrawing. Delhi enter at 3.80. RR push it to 4 crores. Sold to RR for 4.40 crores.
South Africa’s Chris Morris is up subsequent. Mumbai and RCB within the bidding conflict. MI take it to three crores. Quickly going to five crores. This goes quick! MI have it at 6 crores. MI now have it at 7 crores. RCB have it at 8.25 crores. MI say 9 crores. Can RCB elevate it to 10 crores? YUp, 9.25 by MI. RCB say 9.75. MI say 10 crores. RR take part at 10.25 crores! Surprise. RR have it at 10.75 now. Is Morris going to overhaul Maxwell now? MI say 11.50. RR taking their time. RCB say 12.50 crores. MI scale it to 13 crores. RR say 13.25 crores. Punjab enter the fray at 13.50. RR say 13.75 and Punjab scale it to 14 crores. Morris enters Maxwell territory at 14.25 crores. RR say 14.75! Not achieved but. Punjab say 15 crores. RR say 15.25 crores. Punjab say 15.50 crores. RR say 15.75 crores. Punjab push it to 16 crores. RR say 16.25 crores. Can Punjab prime that? Sold to RR for 16.25 crores.
England’s Dawid Malan is up subsequent, at 1.50 crores. He’s one of many prime T20 batters on the planet. Punjab open the bidding. Sold to Punjab for 1.50 crores.
4.05 p.m. – There will probably be a 15 minute break.
Karun Nair is the primary participant at 50 lakhs. He goes unsold.
Next up is England’s Alex Hales, base worth 1.50 crores. He goes unsold too.
Jason Roy of England now at 2 crores. No actual curiosity. Too late, unsold.
Steve Smith now for 2 crores. RCB open the bid for the night! Others unmoved. Punjab eager? Will he go to RCB? Delhi elevate it to 2.20 crores. Will RCB outbid that? Sold to Delhi Capitals for 2.20 crores.
Evin Lewis, 1 crore, goes unsold. Aaron Finch (1 crore) goes unsold too.
Hanuma Vihari is subsequent and he goes unsold. End of set 1.
Brijesh Patel, chairman of the IPL governing council, proclaims the beginning of the IPL public sale. He makes an necessary announcement concerning sponsorship. VIVO have returned as the primary sponsors. The earlier version was sponsored by Dream XI.
He thanks the UAE for internet hosting the IPL in 2020. He talks in regards to the challenges confronted final 12 months in conducting the IPL in a bio safe surroundings overseas. Patel is hopeful spectators will probably be allowed this 12 months. Therefore, an announcement is awaited in the end from the BCCI.
The IPL public sale to be held right here on Thursday carries with it a number of prospects and mixtures. Actually, this might have been a full-fledged public sale however for the addition of two extra franchises to make IPL a 10-team occasion in 2022. In all, 292 gamers will probably be within the fray, together with 128 foreigners.
How groups fill their holes will depend upon the purse left with them and the slots out there, notably within the abroad part.
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