With the Indian Premier League Auction 2021 being held in Chennai on Thursday, February 18, two incidents amidst the bidding course of caught warmed the hearts of the onlookers.
- Indian cricketer Shah rukh Khan turned out to be one of the high gamers for the franchise at the Indian Premier League 2021 auction. Having stored his base value at INR 20 lakhs, the 25-year-old discovered himself in a bidding warfare and was bought to the Punjab Kings for INR 5.25 crores, i.e. greater than 26 instances his base value which evoked a humorous and cute response from actor Preity Zinta who occurs to be one of the house owners of the franchise. Zinta exclaimed, “We got Shahrukh” as quickly as the bidding course of was over resulting in fans commenting on Veer-Zaara being collectively in the identical crew for the IPL.
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- In one other humorous incident, netizens had been left confused over Sachin Baby to be the son of Sachin Tendulkar. Sachin Baby hails from Kerala and made his IPL debut in 2013 for Rajasthan Royals however managed to play just one match. However, he was chosen by RCB in 2016 and performed two seasons with the Bangalore franchise. In 2018, he was picked by SRH however didn’t discover a place in the crew even as soon as. This 12 months in the IPL Auction 2021, he was picked by his previous crew RCB for his base value of INR 20 lakhs. On the different hand, Sachin Tendulkar’s son Arjun Tendulkar was roped in by Mumbai Indians for his base value of INR 20 lakhs.