This year’s IPL auction has made few players very rich. Know more about the top 10 most expensive players in IPL 2018 auction. There are a lot of Indian players on the list this year. Rajasthan Royals especially went out of the way and spent a lot on players this years as they are back in tournament after two years.
The yearly dose of magnificent cricketing entertainment is almost here. However, before the 11th edition of IPL even started, IPL auction 2018 is giving us enough news to keep us busy. IPL 2018 auction was held recently, and few players took home truckloads of money. Let’s see who these top 10 most expensive players in IPL 2018 auction.
Top 10 Most Expensive Players in IPL 2018 Auction
|No.||Player||Price (In Rupees)||Team|
|1||Ben Strokes||12.5 Crores||Rajasthan Royals|
|2||Jaydev Unadkat||11.5 Crores||Rajasthan Royals|
|3||K.L. Rahul||11 Crores||Kings XI Punjab|
|4||Manish Pandey||11 Crores||Sunrisers Hyderabad|
|5||Chris Lynn||9.6 Crores||Kolkata Knight Riders|
|6||Mitchell Starc||9.4 Crores||Kolkata Knight Riders|
|7||Glenn Maxwell||9 Crores||Delhi Daredevils|
|8||Rashid Khan||9 Crores||Sunrisers Hyderabad|
|9||Krunal Pandya||8.8 Crores||Mumbai Indians|
|10||Sanju Samson||8 Crores||Rajasthan Royals|
Rajasthan Royals paid the biggest price for Ben Strokes i.e. a whopping 12.5 crore rupees.
Javed Unadkat has also been taken for another huge amount of 11.5 crore rupees by Rajasthan Royals on the Day 2 of the IPL 2018 players auction. In fact, he was the first one in fact the first player to be bought on the second day. Javed Unadkat is incidentally most expensive Indian player in IPL 2018. By thus he comes in top 10 most expensive players in IPL 2018 auction
The next in line is also an Indian player who took home Rs. 11 crore rupees. Kings XI Punjab team invested in KL Rahul with Rs. 11 crores.
Sunrisers also had an expensive outing in the IPL 2018 Auction. The team has roped in Manish Pandey who played for Mumbai Indians and Kolkata Knight Riders in the previous versions of the tournament for Rs. 11 crores.
Chris Lynn, Mitchell Starc, Glenn Maxwell, Rashid Khan, Krunal Pandya and Sanju Samson all had a highly profitable outing at the IPL 2018 auction.