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England all rounder Ben Stokes became the most expensive overseas purchase bought by Rising Pune Supergiants for a whopping Rs 14.50 crore even as some unheralded Indian domestic players trumped seasoned names to land lucrative canada goose outlet deals at the Indian Premier League players’ auction, in Bengaluru, on Monday.
The second biggest buy at the auction was also an England player, left arm fast bowler Tymal Mills, who was snapped up by Royal Challengers Bangalore for a mind boggling Rs 12 crore.
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IMAGE: Virender Sehwag bids for a player at the IPL Players’ Auction. Photograph: BCCI
Also making a splash were young Afghanistan leg spinner Rashid Khan Arman, who stunned one and all by canada goose outlet ontario getting a Rs 4 crore (US$ 600,000) bid from Sunrisers Hyderabad, and spin bowling all rounder Mohammed Nabi, also going to Sunrisers Hyderabad. The duo will be the first set of canada goose outlet online store Afghan players to take part in the lucrative league.
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IMAGE: Rising Pune Supergiants owner Sanjeev Goenka, left, with coach Stephen Fleming, centre at the IPL Players’ Auction. Photograph: BCCI
Rajasthan’s left arm pacer Aniket Chaudhary, who has been a net bowler with the Indian Test squad for some time, also bagged a cool Rs 2 crore ($ 298,000) deal from RCB.
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It was definitely much less than last year when Negi’s Rs 8.5 crore deal with Delhi Daredevils had surprised one and all. But being an Indian player proved to be his advantage.
For senior Test players like Cheteshwar Pujara and Ishant Sharma, it turned out to be an embarrassment as both went unsold at their base prices of Rs 50 lakh and Rs 2 crore respectively, while former fast bowler Irfan Pathan also went unsold at his Rs 50 lakh base price.
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IMAGE: Sunrisers Hyderabad coach Tom Moody, left, with mentor VVS Laxman, centre, and bowling coach Muttiah Muralitharan, at the IPL Players’ Auction. Photograph: BCCI
Both Stokes and Mills entered the million dollar bracket with the former fetching $ 2.16 million and the latter going for $ 1.8 million.
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Pune owner Sanjeev Goenka made it clear that they knew Stokes would go for a big price and they are also prepared for the fact that he will not be available to play the full tournament.
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Goenka’s Pune Supergiants, who removed Mahendra Singh Dhoni as the captain on Sunday, entered late into the bidding at Rs 13 crore before they eventually clinched the deal at Rs 14.50 crore defeating bids from Mumbai Indians, Delhi Daredevils, Royal Challengers Bangalore and Sunrisers Hyderabad.
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With capable seam bowling all rounders coming at a premium, Stokes was in the wish list of five franchises, who engaged in tough bidding for the player, who is now revered as the world’s top all rounder.
IMAGE: Royal Challengers Bangalore coach Daniel Vettori speaks to his team, at the IPL Players’ Auction. Photograph: BCCI
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