The IPL 2021 auction is looking at eight franchises, with an aggressive bid for around 300 players in Chennai. Some interesting bidding wars are being seen for players whose base price is high. Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan was bought by KKR for Rs 3.2 crore.
This time also Glenn Maxwell sold for a big price, Australian all-rounder was bought by RCB for Rs 14.25 crore. Earlier, Steve Smith sold the Delhi capitals for 2.2 crores. Aaron Finch next, base price Rs 1 crore. Unsold Hanuma Vihari also goes unheard. There are 292 players up for auction. As per the IPL official statement, 1114 players had registered with them for the 2021 auction. However, only 292 cricketers have been seen in the final list. The highest reserve price in this auction has been fixed at Rs 2 crore. There are only two Indians in that elite club. Kedar Jadhav and Harbhajan Singh have a base price of Rs 2 crore.