Here Is All The Action From IPL 2021 Auction: Live Updates

The auction is being held at the ITC Grand Chola Hotel in Chennai on February 18. A total of 292 players will hope to attract a bid for the 61 slots available during the auction. The list includes 164 Indians and 128 overseas players, including three from associate members of the International Cricket Council.

{Watch out for Shah Rukh’s son Aryan and Juhi Chawla’s daughter Jahnavi in Kolkata Knight Riders camp.}

The IPL franchises’ purse

Chennai Super Kings: 19.9 crore
Mumbai Indians: 15.35 crore
Royal Challengers Bangalore: 35.4 crore
Sunrisers Hyderabad: 10.75 crore
Delhi Capitals: 13.4 crore
Kings XI Punjab: 53.2 crore
Rajasthan Royals: 37.85 crore
Kolkata Knight Riders: 10.75 crore

IPL AUCTION 2021 LIVE UPDATES-

Arjun Tendulkar joins Mumbai Indians for INR 20 Lac. Dayummm!

Akash Singh sold to Rajasthan Royals for INR 20 Lac.

Pawan Negi & Karun Nair sold to Kolkata Knight Riders for INR 50 Lac each.

Venkatesh Iyer sold to Kolkata Knight Riders for INR 20 Lac.

Hanuma Vihari goes unsold.

Mujeeb Ur Rahman is taken by SunRisers for INR 1.50 Cr.

C Hari Nishanth joins Chennai Super Kings for INR 20 Lac.

Ben Cutting moves to Kolkata Knight Riders for INR 75 Lac.

Karun Nair joins Kolkata Knight Riders for INR 50 Lac.

Mujeeb Ur Rahman is sold to SunRisers for INR 1.50 Cr.

C Hari Nishanth joins Chennai Super Kings for INR 20 Lac.

Harbhajan Singh moves to Knight Riders for INR 2 Cr.

Sam Billings joins Delhi Capitals for INR 2 Cr.

Kedar Jadhav joins SunRisers Hyderabad for INR 2 Cr.

Saurabh Kumar goes to Punjab Kings for INR 20 Lac.

K Bhagat Verma sold to Chennai Super Kings for INR 20 Lac.

Marco Jansen & Yudhvir Charak is taken by Mumbai Indians for INR 20 Lac each.

George Linde, Chaitanya Bishnoi, Chris Green and Isuru Udana remain unsold.

James Neesham joins Mumbai Indians for INR 50 Lac.

Scott Kuggeleijn goes unsold.

Kuldip Yadav joins Rajasthan Royals for INR 20 Lac.

M Harisankar Reddy sold to Chennai Super Kings for INR 20 Lac.

Josh Inglis and Simarjeet Singh go unsold.

Suyash Prabhudessai and K S Bharat SOLD to Royal Challengers Bangalore for INR 20 Lac each.

Prerak Mankad & Siddhesh Lad are unsold.

Matthew Wade, Sean Abbott & Ben McDermott remain unsold.

Liam Livingstone is sold to Rajasthan Royals for INR 75 Lac.

Daniel Christian with a base price of 75L INR starts the opening bid from RCB and gets into a bidding war with KKR. Sold to Royal Challengers Bangalore for 4.8Cr INR.

Fabian Allen gets the opening bid from Punjab Kings and is sold for 75L INR.

G Periyasamy also goes unsold.

Ben Dwarshuis goes unsold.

Vaibhav Arora under the hammer and he is sold to Kolkata Knight Riders for 20L INR.

K.L Shrijith is next & gets no bids. He is unsold.

Utkarsh Singh goes to Punjab Kings for 20L INR.

Jalaj Saxena is the first player to go under the hammer after the break & he is sold to Punjab Kings for 30L INR.

Mitchell McClenaghan & Jason Behrendorff remain unsold.

Moises Henriques enters the den of Punjab Kings for INR 4.20 Cr.

Tom Curran moves to Delhi Capitals for INR 5.25 Cr.

Ben Cutting goes unsold.

Kyle Jamieson will join Royal Challengers Bangalore for whopping amount of INR 15 Cr.

Chennai Super Kings brings in Cheteshwar Pujara for INR 50 Lac.

Riley Meredith makes merry as he moves to the Punjab Kings den for INR 8 Cr.

Pawan Negi and Martin Guptill remain unsold.

Rassie van der Dussen, Devon Conway, Darren Bravo, Rovman Powell, Shaun Marsh and Corey Anderson remain unsold.

K C Cariappa goes to Rajasthan Royals for INR 20 Lac.

J Suchith moves to Sunrisers Hyderabad for INR 30 Lac.

M Siddharth sold to Delhi Capitals for INR 20 Lac.

Chetan Sakariya taken by Rajasthan Royals for INR 1.20 Cr.

Lukman Meriwala sold to Delhi Capitals for INR 20 Lac.

Avi Barot is unsold.

Mohammed Azharuddeen goes to Royal Challengers Bangalore for 20L INR.

Kedar Devdhar is unsold.

Sheldon Jackson is sold to Kolkata Knight Riders for 20L INR.

Vishnu Vinod is up next & he is sold to Delhi Capitals for 20L INR.

Vivek Singh goes unsold.

K Gowtham ultimately sold to Chennai Super Kings for 9.25Cr INR.

All-rounder K Gowtham has a fiery demand. KKR & SRH fighting for him.

Venkatesh Iyer & Ayush Badoni go unsold.

Punjab Kings get their Shah Rukh Khan for 5.25Cr INR.

Ripal Patel sold to Delhi Capitals for INR 20 Lac.

Rajat Patidar sold for INR 20 Lac to RCB.

Sachin Baby belongs to Royal Challengers Bangalore for INR 20 Lac.

Piyush Chawla is taken by Mumbai Indians for INR 2.40 Cr.

Harbhajan Singh goes unsold.

Umesh Yadav heads to Delhi Capitals for INR 1 Cr.

Sheldon Cottrell goes unsold.

Nathan Coulter-Nile is sold to Mumbai Indians for INR 5 Cr.

Punjab Kings win Jhye Richardson for INR 14 Cr.

Mustafizur Rahman is sold to Rajasthan Royals for INR 1 Cr.

Mumbai Indians take Adam Milne on board for INR 3.2 Cr.

Alex Carey, Sam Billings and Kusal Perera go unsold.

Dawid Malan is taken by Punjab Kings for INR 1.50 Cr.

After an intense bidding war, Chris Morris heads to RR for 16.25 Cr.

Shivam Dube goes to Rajasthan Royals for INR 4.4 Cr.

Chris Morris is up next. Bidding war begins between Mumbai Indians & RCB.

Moeen Ali will now don the Yellow. Chennai Super Kings acquires him for INR 7 Cr.

Kolkata Knight Riders bring Shakib on board for INR 3.2 Cr.

All-rounder Moeen Ali is next & his opening bid is 2Cr INR. Punjab Kings & Chennai Super Kings get into the bid.

Shakib Al Hasan is next & his opening bid is for 2Cr INR. Kolkata Knight Riders & Punjab Kings enter the fray.

Kedar Jadhav is up next & he goes unsold.

RCB bags Glenn Maxwell for 14.25 Cr INR.

Fierce bidding between Kolkata Knight Riders & RCB at the moment for Glenn Maxwell.

Hanuma Vihari is next. His opening bid is for 1 Cr INR & he goes unsold.

Aaron Finch is next under the hammer. He goes unsold for 1Cr INR.

Evin Lewis for 1Cr INR. Lewis goes unsold.

Delhi Capitals have entered the bidding and Steve Smith is sold to them for 2.2Cr INR.

Jason Roy unsold for his opening bid 2 Cr INR.