Jaipur: In the recently held IPL Auction, 60 players including 20 overseas players were sold. Total money spent is Rs. 1,06,80,00,000.
Out of these players, the highest winning bid, Rs. 8.4 crore was for Jaydev Unadkat.
Below is the list of top buys at Vivo IPL 2019 auction.
It may be mentioned that Rasikh Dar, 17, a teenager from south Kashmir’s Kulgam district will feature in the IPL 2019 edition after being pocketed by Mumbai Indians.
The pace bowler is the youngest among the four children of a school teacher belonging to Kulgam district, and was bagged by the three-time IPL champions for Rs 20 lakh.
Dar is currently part of the state’s under-19 team for the Cooch Behar Trophy. He recently took six wickets in that trophy and impressed many by his bowling style, maintaining a decent length and pace.
He was shortlisted during a talent hunt by Irfan Pathan in the state.
Guided by Pathan and local cricketer Parvez Rasool, he was picked for the state’s senior team that played in the Vijay Hazare Trophy.
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