The IPL franchises spent more than 551 crore to buy 204 cricketers:
This auction was held on February 12th and 13th 2022, during which ten IPL franchises spent more than five hundred and fifty- one crore to buy two hundred and four players. There were sixty-seven international cricketers among them.
Ishan Kishan was the most expensive player in the auction:
At the end of the 2-day auction, batsman-wicketkeeper, Ishan Khan was bought by Mumbai Indians for a whopping 15.25 crore. Ishan was the most expensive player sold. Ishan Khan will continue to play for Mumbai Indians, in the fifteenth edition of the Indian Premier League.
The second most expensive player was Chahar:
Chennai Super Kings bought Deepak Chahar for fourteen Crore rupees. This marked the second biggest purchase. Lucknow Super Giants bought Khan for ten Crore rupees. Liam Livingstone, the England all-rounder, was the
most expensive foreign player at the auction. He was bought by Punjab Kings for eleven and a half crore after an intense bidding war with Sunrisers Hyderabad and Gujarat Titans. The Sri Lankan cricketer, Wanindu Hasaranga, was the most expensive overseas cricketer sold at the IPL Mega auction, for Rs 10. 75 crore to RCB (Royal Challengers Bangalore).
The top ten most expensive players sold at the IPL auction.
Mumbai Indians bought Ishan Kishan for Rs 15.25 crore.
Chennai Super Kings bought Deepak Chahar for Rs fourteen crore
Kolkata Knight Riders bought Shreyas Iyer for Rs 12.25 crore
Punjab Kings bought Liam Livingstone for eleven and a half crore rupees.
Delhi Capitals bought Shardul Thakur for 10.75 crore.
RCB bought Wanindu Hasaranga for Rs 10.75 crore.
RCB bought Harshal Patel for Rs 10.75 crore.
Sunrisers Hyderabad bought Nicholas Pooran for Rs 10.75 crore.
Gujarat Titans bought Lockie Ferguson for Rs ten crore.
Lucknow Super Giants bought Avesh Khan for Rs ten crore.
The ten IPL franchises are Punjab Kings, Mumbai Indians, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Rajasthan Royals, Lucknow Super Giants, Delhi Capitals, Kolkata Knight Riders, Chennai Super Kings, and Gujarat Titans.