The Indian Premier League (IPL) is a professional T20 cricket in India contested during March or April and May of every year by eight teams representing eight different cities in India. The league was founded by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in 2008.
The venue for 2020 season has been moved, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Games will now take place in the United Arab Emirates from 19 September to 10 November.
Australian paceman Pat Cummins is the most expensive foreign player ever in the history of IPL after bought by Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) at the IPL Player Auction in December 2019 for a whopping Rs. 15.5 crore. Ahead of the tournament, the December 2019 auction saw quite a few surprises at the table.
Here’s the most expensive player of each team this season
PAT CUMMINS| Team- Kolkata Knight Riders| Sold for: Rs.15.5 crore
GLENN MAXWELL| Team- Kings XI Punjab| Sold for: Rs.10.75 crore
CHRIS MORRIS| Team- Royal Challengers Bangalore| Sold for: 10 crores
NATHAN COULTER-NILE| Team- Mumbai Indians| Sold for: Rs 8 crore
SHIMRON HETMYER| Team- Delhi Capitals| Sold for: Rs.7.75 crore
PIYUSH CHAWLA| Team- Chennai Super Kings| Sold for: Rs. 6.75 crore
ROBIN UTHAPPA| Team- Rajasthan Royals| Sold for: 3 crores
MITCHELL MARSH| Team- Sunrisers Hyderabad| Sold for: Rs.2 crores
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