IPL Auction 2017, Highlights, Bengaluru: Stokes Becomes Most Expensive Player Ever, Bangalore Spend Big On Tymal Mills, Ishant Unsold
IPL Auction 2017: Ben Stokes & Tymal Mills are in trend, packed up full bag of money. Crores of money saw floating in auction today. Twitter users have started trolling on several things happened in auction live 2017.
After both English Cricketers, Trent Boult Rabada bid paid attention also INR 5.00 crore. Why Indian IPL player are still in queue of 10 lakh-30 lakh. In my opinion this is ridiculous. But suddenly I forgot IPL makes money, IPL where money is bigger than the game.
MS Dhoni is replaced by Smith is another hot topic today and this news sent shockwaves across the Dhoni die-hard fans. The whole cricketing community was left stunned.
Read here, what did RPS Owner Sanjeev Goenka say yesterday?
“We have opted for Steve Smith as captain of RPS for the forthcoming IPL season. We wanted a young captain. We spoke to Steve Smith and he agreed. We have communicated the decision to Dhoni. He is a thorough professional. Dhoni and Smith share a great rapport. MS is ready to help him on the field. “
Read all updates from IPL Auction 2017 here
15:25 IST: Rising Pune Supergiants bought Manoj Tiwari for his base price 50 Lakh.
15:23 IST: KKR bought Darren Bravo for his base price INR 50 Lakh. He was playing last year 2016 for Gujarat Lions and before Gujarat Lions he was the part of CSK since a long time.
15:21 IST: After Lunch, Auction resumes.
14:53 IST: Dan Christian an Australian all-rounder sold at Rs. 1 crore to Rising Pune Supergiants.
14:43 IST: Bangladesh’s Mehedi Hasan and Mahmudullah both go unsold.
14:41 IST: Munaf Patel is sold to Gujarat Lions for his base price 30 lakh.
14:39 IST: Darren Sammy sold to KXI Punjab at his base price 30 lakh.
14:35 IST: Sri Lankan player Asela Gunaratne sold to Mumbai Indians for Rs. 30 lakh.
14:31 IST: Mohammed Siraj, sold at 2.6 crore, his base price was Rs. 20 lakh.
14:25 IST: Bangalore bought Billy Stanlake for Rs. 30 lakh.
14:19 IST: Darren Bravo is next. Sadly no franchises for him.
14:14 IST: Big shocking new no takers to buy Imran Tahir remains unsold.
14:13 IST: Once again Ishant Sharma is ignored by IPL teams, probably his base price Rs. 2 Crore is too high.
14:11 IST: Nathan Coulter-Nile, base price 1 Crore sold in 3.5 Crore.
14:09 IST: South African pacer not sold.
14:08 IST: no taker for Irfan Pathan remains unsold.
Read also, RPS owner Decision, Read some most epic Twitter trolls
As If Losing Matches Was Not Enough For Pune, They Want To Lose All The Fans Too. (MS Dhoni)
Pathetic Decision By Rising Pune Supergiants. pic.twitter.com/WQvgU3ypGT
— Sir Ravindra Jadeja (@SirJadeja) 19 February 2017
Steve Smith replaces MS Dhoni as the captain of Rising Pune Supergiants. pic.twitter.com/1LlaMin6X3
— Sagar (@sagarcasm) 19 February 2017
MS Dhoni removed as RPSG’s captain, Last Year they lost matches, this year they’ll lose their fans too?
— Virender Sehwag (@VirenderSehweg) 19 February 2017