Well the IPL Auctions have come to an end and this year at the IPL Auctions 2013, Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell was sold for a
whopping amount of $1 million. Mumbai Indians bought the Aussie batsman. We take a look at all the other purchases. Find out who went under the hammer, for who and for how much @ IPL AUCTIONS 2013.
The Auctions saw Australian players coming out as favorites. Ricky Ponting and M.Clarke were surprisingly sold for their base price at the IPL Auctions 2013.
A total of 37 players went under the hammer at a humongous amount of $11.89 million at the IPL AUCTIONS 2013.
Top buys of IPL AUCTIONS 2013
Glenn Maxwell went to Mumbai Indians for $1,000,000
Ajantha Mendis sold to Pune Warriors $725,000
Kane Richardson went to Pune Warriors India for $700,000
Thisara Perera sold to Sunrisers Hyderabad for $675,000
Abhishek Nayar went to Pune Warriors for $675,000
Senanyake to Kolkata Knight Riders for $625,000
Chris Morris to Chennai Super Kings $625,000
Dirk Nannes went to Chennai Super Kings 600,000
Jaydev Unadkat for $525,000 to Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Here is a complete list of the 37 players, who they will play for and how much they fetched:
Delhi Daredevils: Johan Botha ($450,000) and Jesse Ryder ($260,000) Jeevan Mendis ($50,000)
Chennai Super Kings: Christopher Morris ($625,000), Dirk Nannes ($600,000), Ben Laughlin ($20,000), Akila Dananjaya ($20,000) Jason Holder ($20,000),
Kings XI Punjab: Luke Pomersbach ($300,000), Manpreet Gony ($500,000)
Mumbai Indians: Glenn Maxwell ($1,000,000), Ricky Ponting ($400,000), Philip Hughes ($100,000) Nathan Coulter-Nile ($450,000), Jacob Oram ($50,000)
Pune Warriors: Abhishek Nayar ($675,000), Michael Clarke ($400,000) Ajantha Mendis ($725,000) Kane Richardson ($700,000)
Rajasthan Royals: James Faulkner ($400,000) Fidel Edwards ($210,000), Kusal Janith Perera ($20,000)
Royal Challengers Bangalore: Rudra Pratap Singh ($400,000), Moises Henriques ($300,000) Jaydev Unadkat ($525,000), Ravi Rampaul ($290,000) Pankaj Singh ($150,000) Daniel Christian ($100,000), Christopher Barnwell ($50,000)
Sunrisers Hyderabad: Thissara Perera ($675,000), Darren Sammy ($425,000) Sudeep Tyagi ($100,000), Nathan McCullum ($100,000) Clinton McKay ($100,000), Nathan McCullum ($100,000), Quinton De Kock ($20,000)
Kolkata Knight Riders: Sachithra Senanayaka ($625,000), Ryan McLaren ($50,000)
The ONLY million-dollar man at the IPL auction, Glenn Maxwell was playing for Australia against the West Indies while the IPL auctions were going on. We all know what happened next. His performance went up after being valued at a million at the IPL Auctions. He picked up 4 wickets in the Australian victory in the 2nd ODI. Glenn Maxwell has also found himself a place in the Australian Test squad for their tour of India this year.
Well that’t that for the IPL Auctions 2013. Now we wait for the teams to lock horns in the sixth edition of Pepsi IPL. The IPL Auctions have ended and now ladies and gentlemen, we say- LET THE GAME BEGIN !