IPL Auction 2018 Live will be the beginning of wiping the slate clean and starting afresh. So everything that happened in the last 10 years of the IPL, will more or less be done with. Barring the players who have been retained, every other player has gone into the auction and that has taken the pool to 581 players with 36 marquee players – 13 Indians and 23 international players – with a base price of Rs 2 crore. Once again, for IPL 11, over 500 players will go under the hammer with a strategy to rebuild their squad.
IPL Auction 2018 Live Updates: Star Players Retained and Unsold
The IPL Auction 2018 is slated to be held in Bengaluru on January 27 and 28 and the auction will be live at 9 AM IST. The eight franchises – Mumbai Indians, Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Kolkata Knight Riders, Delhi Daredevils, Kings XI Punjab and Sunrisers Hyderabad will pick the players they wish to add to their line-ups after retaining a few in the Player retention event.
All of the cricket fraternity will come to a standstill when some of the world cricket’s biggest names go under the hammer during the two-day IPL auction today with the likes of Ben Stokes and R Ashwin expected to be among the most sought after. This year’s IPL Auction will feature 580 players in all with 361 of them being Indians. There are 16 top players awarded marquee status and a base price of Rs 2 crore with notable among them being Stokes, Ashwin, Shikhar Dhawan, Mitchell Starc, Chris Gayle, and Dwayne Bravo to name a few. There hasn’t been an IPL auction of this magnitude since its inception in 2008.
Live Action of the Indian Premier League (IPL) Players Auction 2018 straight from Bengaluru
89) Jofra Archer
Jofra Archer base price was Rs. 40 Lakh and sold to
88) Darcy Short
Darcy Short base price was Rs. 20 Lakh and sold to Rajasthan Royals at 4 Crore.
87) Nitish Rana
Nitish Rana was bought by KKR at Rs. 3.4 Crore.
86) Krunal Pandya
Krunal Pandya base price was Rs. 40 Lakh. RCB opens the bid followed by Rajasthan. Krunal Pandya was retainted by Mumbai Indians using RTM for Rs. 8.8 Crore.
85) Kamlesh Nagarkoti
Kamlesh Nagarkoti base price was 20 Lakh and sold to KKR at Rs. 3.2 Crore.
84) Harshal Patel
Harshal Patel base price was Rs. 20 Lakh and sold to Delhi Daredevils for 20 Lakh.
83) Vijay Shankar
Vijay Shankar base price was 40 Lakh and sold to Delhi Daredevils at 3.2 Crore.
82) Deepak Hooda
Deepak Hooda base price was 40 Lakh and sold to Hyderabad using RTM at a price of 3.6 Crore.
81) Rahul Tewatia
Rahul Tewatia base price was Rs. 20 Lakh and sold to Dare Devils at 3 Crores.
80) Prithvi Shaw
Prithvi Shaw base price was Rs. 20 Lakh. Prithvi Shaw will play for Delhi at a Price of Rs. 1.2 Crore.
79) Siddhesh Lad
Siddhesh Lad remains UNSOLD.
78) Manan Vohra
Manan Vohra sold to Royal Challengers Bangalore at a price of Rs. 1.1 Crore.
77) Rahul Tripathi
Rahul Tripathi sold to Royal Challengers Bangalore at Rs. 3.4 Crore.
76) Himanshu Rana
Himanshu Rana remains UNSOLD.
75) Mayank Agarwal
Mayank Agarwal sold to Kings XI Punjab at Rs. 1 Crore.
74) Ricky Bhui
Sold to SRH at 20 Lakh.
73) Ishank Jaggi
Ishank Jaggi sold to KKR at a price of 20 Lakh.
72) Shubman Gill
Shubman Gill base price was Rs. 20 Lakh. Shubman will play for KKR at Rs. 1.9 Crore.
71) Surya Kumar Yadav
Surya Kumar Yadav base price was rs. 30 Lakh. Surya Kumar Yadav sold to Mumbai Indians at 3.2 Crore.
70) Kuldeep Yadav
The China Man bowler Kuldeep Yadav base price was Rs. 1.5 Crore. Mumbai opens the bid followed by Kings XI. KKR use their RTM on Kuldeep Yadav and bought him at a price of Rs. 5.80 Crore.
69) Adam Zampa
TheAustralian Spinner Adam Zampa remains UNSOLD>
68) Yuzvendra Chahal
Chahal base price was 2 Crore. Kings Xi Punjab opens the bidding. RCB use their RTM on Chahal at a price of Rs. 9 Crore.
67) Samuel Badree
Samuel Badree base price was Rs. 1 Crore and remains UNSOLD.
66) Amit Mishra
Amit Mishra base price was Rs. 1.5 Crore. This Indian leg spinner will play for Delhi daredevils at Rs. 4 Crore.
65) Rashid Khan
The base price of this Afghanistan Spinner is 2 Crore. There is a battle among Franchises for the 19 years young Spinner Rashid Khan. Wow! big Surprise! Sunrisers Hyderabad use their RTM on Rashid Khan at a price of Rs. 9 Crore.
64) Karn Sharma
Karn Sharma base price was 2 Crore. Mumbai opens the bid followed by Rajasthan Royals. Karn Sharma sold to CSK at Rs. 5 Crore.
63) Ish Sodhi
Ish Sodhi remains UNSOLD.
62) Muhammad Imran Tahir
Imran Tahir base price was 1 Crore and will play for Chennai Super Kings at his base price 1 Crore.
61) Piyush Chawla
The base price of Piyush Chawla was 1 Crore. Chennai opens the bid. Finally KKR use their RTM for Piyush Chawla and pick at Rs. 4.2 Crore.
60) Lasith Malinga
The Srilankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga remains UNSOLD.
59) Kagiso Rabada
Kagiso Rabada base price was Rs. 1.5 Crore. Chennai open the bid followed by other franchises. Delhi Daredevils use their RTM to retain Kagiso Rabada at 4.2 crore.
58) Mitchell Mcclenaghan
Mitchell Mcclenaghan remain UNSOLD.
57) Mohammed Shami
The Indian fast bowler Mohammed Shami base price was 1 Crore. RCB start the bid followed by Hyderabad. Delhi Daredevils use their RTM to retain Mohammed Shami at a price of Rs. 3 Crore.
56) Ishant Sharma
Ishant Sharma base price was 75 Lakh and remains UNSOLD.
55) Tim Southee
The Newzealand fast bowler base price was 1 Crore and remains UNSOLD.
54) Umesh Yadav
Umesh Yadav base price was 1 Crore. Kings XI Pinjab opens the bid. Now Delhi is taking over Punjab for Umesh Yadav. Royal Challengers Bangalore pick Umesh Yadav at 4.2 Crore.
53) Pat Cummins
Pat Cummins base price was 2 Crore. Chennai Super Kings open the bid followed by Mumbai Indians. Now Pat Cummins sold to Mumbai Indians at 5.4 Crore.
52) Josh Hazlewood
Again another Australian fast bowler Josh Hazlewood remains UNSOLD>
51) Mitchel Johnson
The Australian fast bowler Mitchel remains UNSOLD.
50) Mustafizur Rahman
Mustafizur Rahman base price was 1 Crore. Delhi Daredevils open the bid followed by Mumbai Indians. Mustafizur Rahman will play for Mumbai Indians at a price of 2.2 Crore.
49) Jos Buttler
Jos Buttler base price was 1.5 Crore. Jos Buttler will play for Rajasthan Royals at a price of Rs. 4.4 Crore.
48) Sam Billings
Sam Billings base price was 1 Crore and remains UNSOLD.
47) Ambati Rayudu
Ambati Rayudu base price was Rs. 50 Lakh. The former Mumbai indians batsman Rayudu sold for 220 Lakh to Chennai Super Kings.
46) Sanju Samson
Sanju Samson base price was 1 Crore. There is a bid between Mumbai Indians and Rajasthan Royales for Sanju Samson. Both Franchise want Sanju Samson. Sanju Samson sold to Rajasthan Royals at a price of Rs. 8 Crore.
45) Robin Uthappa
Robin Uthappa base price was Rs. 2 Crore. Rajasthan Royales open the bid followed by Mumbai Indians. KKR use their Right to Match card (RTM) to retain Robin Uthappa at a price of 6.4 Crore.
44) Naman Ojha
The wicket Keeper batsman Naman Ojha becomes UNSOLD.
43) Dinesh Karthik
The Base price of Dinesh Karthik was 2 Crore. CSK opens the bidding followed by Knight Riders. Dinesh Karthik will sold to KKR at a price of Rs. 7.4 Crore.
42) Jonny Bairstow
Jonny Bairstow base price was 1.5 Crore and Remains UNSOLD.
41) Wriddhiman Saha
Wriddhiman Saha base price was 1 Crore. Now KKR Opens the bid. KKR Taking on Sunrisers for Saha. Finally, Saha will play for Sunrisers Hyderabad at a price of Rs. 5 Crore.
40) Quinton de Kock
Quinton de Kock base price was 2 Crore. RCB opens the bidding followed by Mumbai Indians. Sold to Royale Challengers Bangalore at a price of Rs. 2.8 Crore.
39) Parthiv Patel
Parthiv Patel base price was 1 Crore and remains UNSOLD.
38) Moeen Ali
Moeen Ali base price was 1.5 Crore. Moeen Ali will play for Royale Challengers Bangalore at a price of 1.7 Crores.
37) Marcus Stoinis
Marcus Stoinis base price was 2 Crore. Marcus Stoinis will play for Kings XI Punjab at a price of 6.2 Crores.
36) Stuart Binny
Stuart Binny base price was 50 Lakh. The bid open by Rajasthan Royales and sold at his base price of Rs. 50 Lakh to Rajasthan Royales.
35) Colin Munro
Colin Munro base price was 50 Lakh. Colin Munro sold to Delhi Daredevils at a price of Rs. 190 Lakh.
34) Yusuf Pathan
The Indian All Rounder Yusuf Pathan base price was 75 Lakh. Sunrisers open the bid followed by KKR. Finally, Yusuf Pathan sold at RS. 1.9 Crore to Sunrisers Hyderabad.
33) James Faulkner
James Faulker base price was 2 Crore and Faulkner Remains UNSOLD.
32) Colin de Grandhomme
Colin de Grandhomme base price was 75 Lakh. This Newzealand All Rounder was sold to Royale Challengers Bangalore at a price of 2.2 Crores.
31) Kedar Jadhav
Kedar Jadhav base price was 2 Crore. Chennai and Hyderabad fighting for Kedar Jadhav. Kedar Jadhav sold to Chennai Superkings at a price of Rs. 7.8 Crore.
30) Shane Watson
Shane Watson base price was 1 Crore. All Rounder Shane Watson Sold to Chennai Super Kings at a price of Rs. 4 Crores.
29) Carlos Brathwaite
Carlos Brathwaite base price was 1 Crore. The power hitter & sixer king was sold to Sunrisers Hyderabad at a price of 2 Crore.
28) Chris Woakes
Chris Woakes base price was 2 Crore. There is a bidding fight between Chennai and RCB for Chris Woakes. Finally, Chris Woakes picked by Royale Channengers Bangalore at a price of Rs. 7.4 Crores.
27) Martin Guptill
Martin Guptill with a base price of 75 Lakh Remains UNSOLD.
26) Manish Pandey
Manish Pandey Base price was 1 Crore and the bid open by Chennai Super Kings. Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians are fighting for Manish Pandey. Now RCB comes into the bidding. What a hike in the bidding price of Manish Pandey!!!!! Now Kings XI Punjab make entry to the battle for this young Indian batsman. NEVER EXPECTED! after so much battle Manish Pandey picked by Kings XI Punjab at a price of Rs. 11 Crore.
25) Hasim Amla
Surprised! Hasim Amla remains UNSOLD.
24) Chris Lynn
Now the destructive batsman of IPL 10 Chris Lynn started bidding at a base price of 2 Crore. Mumbai Indians open the bidding followed by Rajasthan Royales. Finally, Kolkata Knight Riders make his entry and compete with Daredevils to pick Chris Lynn. Finally, Chris Lynn picked by Kolkata Knight Riders at a price of Rs. 9 Crore.
23) Jason Roy
Jason Roy base price was 1.5 Crore and sold to Delhi Daredevils at his base price.
22) Brendoon Mccullum
Base Price of Brendoon Mccullum was 2 Crore. The bid started with Rajasthan Royales followed by Royale Challengers Bangalore. Finally Brendoon Mccullum Sold to RCB at a price of Rs. 3.6 Crores.
21) Aaron Finch
Aaron Finch Base price was 1.5 Crore. There is a bidding fight going between Daredevils and Kings XI Punjab.Finally Kings XI Punjab Makes their turn to pick Aaron Finch at Rs. 6.4 Crore.
20) David Miller
David Miller Base price was 1.5 Crore. There is a big discussion among Mumbai Indians crew members. Ohh Yes! Kings XI use their RTM card to retain David Miller at a price of 3 Crores.
19) Murli Vijay
Murli Vijay currently playing in the Indian Test team remains UNSOLD.
18) KL Rahul
KL Rahul base price was 2 Crore. There is a rocket speed bidding for KL Rahul. WOW! Never Expected KL Rahul will play for Kings XI Punjab at a price of 11 Crores.
17) Karun Nair
Karun Nair Base price was 50 Lakh. There is bidding fight between Kings XI Punjab and Rajasthan Royales to pick Karun Nair. Not even expected! Karun Nair was picked by Kings XI Panjab at 5.6 Crores.
16) Yuvraj Singh
Yuvraj Singh base price was 2 Crore and sold to Kings XI Panjab. Panjab didn’t invest a penny more than his base price. The main reason Yuvraj Singh sold at his base price is, currently he is not in great form.
15) Joe Root
Joe Root Base price was 1.5 Crore. Surprise! Surprise Joe Root is Unsold.
14) Kane Williamson
Kane Williamson base price was 1.5 Crore and sold to Sunrisers Hyderabad at a price of 3 Crores.
13) Dwayne Bravo
Dwayne Bravo base price was 2 Crore. Ohh Yes! Finally, after some battle, Dwayne Bravo was retained by Chennai Super Kings at a price of 6.4 Crores.
12) Gautam Gambhir
Gautam Gambhir base price was 2 Crore. Ohh No! KKR didn’t use their RTM to retain Gambhir and successful captain in IPL sold to Delhi DareDevils at a price of 2.8 Crores.
11) Glenn Maxwell
Glenn Maxwell Base price was 2 Crore. There is a bidding war between Franchises to pick all-rounder Maxwell. Now sold to Delhi DareDevils at a price of 9 Crores.
10) Shakib Al Hasan
Shakib Al Hasan Base price was 1 Crore and Sold to Sunrisers Hyderabad.
9) Harbhajan Singh
Harbhajan Singh’s Base price was 2 Crore and sold to Chennai Super Kings. Not a penny more than his base price.
8) Mitchell Starc
Australian pacer Mitchell Starc sold to Kolkata Knight Riders for Rs 9.40 crore
7) Ajinkya Rahane
Ajinkya Rahane will play for Rajasthan Royals, who use their RTM card to buy him for Rs 4.00 crore.
6) Faf du Plessis
Chennai Super Kings use the Right to Match card to pick up Faf du Plessis for Rs 1.60 crore.
5) Ben Stokes
England all-rounder Ben Stokes sold to Rajasthan Royals for Rs 12.50 crore. Because of his all-around performances in International cricket, every franchise fight to pick him for their team.
4) Chris Gayle
Surprise! Surprise! Chris Gayle goes unsold. Never Expected for the T20 blaster to be unsold. I think it is unfair for him to be unsold. we all fans are waiting for him to be picked by any franchise in the 2nd Auction.
3) Kieron Pollard
Mumbai Indians use the RTM to retain Kieron Pollard for Rs 5.40 crore. Mumbai Indians show their faith on Kieron Pollard and retain him for the IPL 2018 edition.
2) Ravichandran Ashwin
Ravichandran Ashwin goes for Rs 7.60 crore to Kings XI Punjab. The Chennai hero will now play for Kings XI Punjab in IPL 2018.
1) Shikhar Dhawan
The first player in today’s auction, Shikhar Dhawan goes to Sunrisers Hyderabad use the RTM to retain Dhawan. So Dhawan stays with Hyderabad.
In IPL Auction 2018 many Star Players are UNSOLD and many uncap players are sold at a Higher price.