HITS AT THE AUCTION (INDIAN CAPPED)
Harbhajan Singh (Kolkata Knight Riders) Rs 2 crore: Harbhajan Singh, IPL’s fifth-highest wicket-taker, went to Kolkata Knight Riders for his base value of Rs 2 crore. Harbhajan was a part of Chennai Super Kings in IPL 2020 however pulled out from the league due to private causes. Singh began his IPL profession with Mumbai Indians earlier than shifting to CSK in 2018. Harbhajan has received the IPL title 4 instances – 2013, 2015, 2017 and 2018.
Kedar Jadhav (Sunrisers Hyderabad) Rs 2 crore: Jadhav was launched by the Chennai Super Kings after a poor run in IPL 2020. At Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy 2020-21, Jadhav made 193 runs in 5 innings at a strike price of 132. An unbeaten 45-ball 84 towards Chhattisgarh propelled Maharashtra to victory in a chase of 192. His struggles final season however, Sunrisers Hyderabad will hope to profit from Jadhav’s all-round prowess.
Shivam Dube (Rajasthan Royals) Rs 4.4 crore: Shivam Dube, who was signed for Rs 5 crore, was launched by the Royal Challengers Bangalore this 12 months. Dube was Mumbai’s top-scorer in Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy 2020-21 with 161 runs in 5 innings at a strike price of 138.79. Dube’s potential to use the lengthy deal with coupled with a knack to decide wickets at essential moments will maintain Rajasthan Royals in good stead.
Piyush Chawla (Mumbai Indians) Rs 2.4 crore: Chawla was picked by Chennai Super Kings final 12 months however was launched forward of this 12 months’s auction after a relatively forgettable present within the IPL 2020. MI director of cricket, Zaheer Khan, believes Chawla’s expertise made the facet go for the spinner. MI would be the fourth IPL workforce he can be taking part in for; after having represented Kings XI Punjab, Kolkata Knight Riders and Chennai Super Kings beforehand.
FLOPS (INDIAN CAPPED)
Hanuma Vihari (Rs 1 crore): Vihari, who had positioned himself below the Rs 1 crore bracket, was probably the most costly Indian gamers on supply at the IPL 2021 auction. Vihari has beforehand performed for the Sunrisers Hyderabad in 2013, 2015 and additionally featured within the Delhi Capitals roster in 2019. From 24 IPL matches, he has 284 runs and a sole wicket to his title.