Mumbai: The player’s auction for 11th edition of Indian Premier League (IPL) is just around the corner. Around 1,122 cricketers who have registered themselves for the auction will go under the hammer when the event will take place in Bengaluru on January 27 and 28
Yuvraj Singh, Harbhajan Singh and Gautam Gambhir will lead the list of Indian players during the auction, while Ben Stokes, Chris Gayle, Rashid Khan and Joe Root will lead the list of Foreign players
According to reports in ESPNCricinfo West Indies explosive batsman Chris Gayle, all- rounder Kieron Pollard, England all-rounder Ben Stokes has set their base price at Rs 2 crore. Australian pace spearhead Mitchell Starc, Afghanistan sensational spinner Rashid Khan and former New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum have also set their base price in the same bracket.
From the Indian contingent Team India players R Ashwin, Ajinkya Rahane, Shikhar Dhawan, Yuzvendra Chahal are placed in the highest price bracket.
Here is the list of players and their base price for the upcoming auction
INR 2 crore (USD 315,000 approx.):
Indian players: R Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal, Shikhar Dhawan, Gautam Gambhir, Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik, M Vijay, Ajinkya Rahane, KL Rahul, Karn Sharma, Yuvraj Singh, Harbhajan Singh, Robin Uthappa.
Overseas players: Rashid Khan, Pat Cummins, James Faulkner, Josh Hazlewood, Mitchell Johnson, Chris Lynn, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Mitchell Starc, Cameron White, Eoin Morgan, Liam Plunkett, Ben Stokes, David Willey, Chris Woakes, Corey Anderson, Brendon McCullum, Quinton de Kock, Colin Ingram, Angelo Mathews, Dwayne Bravo, Chris Gayle, Kieron Pollard.
INR 1.5 crore (USD 235,000 approx.): Aaron Finch, Amit Mishra, David Miller, Evin Lewis, Faf du Plessis, Harry Gurney, Hashim Amla, Jason Holder, Jason Roy, Jaydev Unadkat, Joe Root, Jonny Bairstow, Jos Buttler, Kagiso Rabada, Kane Williamson, Kuldeep Yadav, Kyle Abbott, Lendl Simmons, Mark Wood, Michael Klinger, Moeen Ali, Mohit Sharma, Moises Henriques, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Nathan Lyon, Peter Handscomb, Ravi Bopara, Shaun Marsh, Steven Finn, Travis Head, Trent Boult, Washington Sundar.
INR 1 crore (USD 160,000 approx.): Adam Zampa, Alex Hales, Andrew Tye, Ben Cutting, Carlos Brathwaite, Chris Jordan, Dale Steyn, Daniel Christian, Dwayne Smith, Jason Behrendorff, JP Duminy, Lasith Malinga, Manish Pandey, Mitchell McClenaghan, Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Siraj, Imran Tahir, Mustafizur Rahman, Parthiv Patel, Piyush Chawla, Sam Billings, Samuel Badree, Sanju Samson, Shakib Al Hasan, Shane Watson, Tim Southee, Tom Curran, Tymal Mills, Umesh Yadav, Vinay Kumar, Wriddhiman Saha