The buzz around Indian Premier League Or IPL 2024 intensifies as the auction on 19/12/2023 in Dubai unveils thrilling shifts and record-breaking deals. Dive into this article to get ideas which team got the most expensive player of the IPL 2024 and more about teams.
IPL Auction 2023 Live Updates
Australian speedster Mitchell Starc stole the spotlight by becoming the costliest player in IPL history, securing a staggering ₹24.75 crore deal with Kolkata Knight Riders, surpassing his earlier record of ₹20.50 crore with Sunrisers Hyderabad. Meanwhile, uncapped Indian talents found their worth too, with Sameer Rizwi joining Chennai Super Kings for ₹8.4 crore and Shubham Dubey moving to Rajasthan Royals.
Punjab Kings secured Indian pacer Harshal Patel for an astounding ₹11.75 crores, making him the second highest-paid player in the auction. Patel’s base price of ₹2 crores soared as he previously showcased his skills with Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 2023 IPL season.
Mumbai Indians snapped up South African pacer Gerald Coetzee for ₹5 crores after intense bidding with Chennai Super Kings and Lucknow SuperGiants. Despite Coetzee’s debut anticipation in the T20 league, his impressive ODI World Cup 2023 performance added to his appeal.
Daryl Mitchell, the Kiwi batting all-rounder, secured a hefty ₹14 crores deal with Chennai Super Kings, joining the league of millionaires from this auction.
Pat Cummins IPL Team 2024
Australian speedster Pat Cummins achieved a milestone in the Indian Premier League (IPL), securing the title of the second most expensive player in its history. The captain, who led his team to victory in the World Cup 2023, fetched a staggering amount of Rs 20.50 crore in a fierce auction battle.
The bidding war heated up among Chennai Super Kings, Royal Challengers Bangalore, and SunRisers Hyderabad vying to acquire Cummins. Eventually, SunRisers Hyderabad emerged victorious, clinching the prized player for the record-breaking sum.
With a total spendable amount of ₹262.95 crore, teams strategize to build their ideal squads. Gujarat Titans lead financially with ₹38.15 crore, followed by Sunrisers Hyderabad with ₹34 crore and Kolkata Knight Riders with ₹32.7 crore, aiming to fill their respective roster slots.
Rachin Ravindra IPL Team 2024
New Zealand’s rising star, Rachin Ravindra, found a new home with the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) for a notable Rs 1.80 crore. Initially listed at a base price of Rs 50 lakh, Ravindra’s exceptional talents sparked intense bidding, culminating in CSK securing the promising player for an impressive amount.
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IPL 2024 Team List
The 2024 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will showcase an exciting lineup of teams set to compete for cricketing glory.
Here is the list of teams participating in the upcoming season:
- Gujarat Titans
- Mumbai Indians
- Lucknow SuperGiants
- Royal Challengers Bangalore
- Kolkata Knight Riders
- Rajasthan Royals
- Delhi Capitals
- Sunrisers Hyderabad
- Punjab Kings
The IPL auction, held in Dubai on December 19, 2023, has concluded, solidifying the positions of all players in the upcoming 2024 season. Anticipation builds as newly acquired players prepare to take the field, promising an exciting edition of the tournament.
Scheduled to commence on March 22 and run through the end of May, the official match schedule for IPL 2024 will soon be disclosed, adding to the buzz surrounding the highly awaited cricket extravaganza.