VIVO IPL 2018 AUCTION - A RECAP

With that, we come to an end of VIVO IPL Auction.

Javon Searles is a Knight!
TKR Knight, Javon Searles is a KKR Knight now. He was bought for 30 Lacs.


Manzoor Dar is sold to Kings XI Punjab for INR 20 Lacs.

Nidheesh MD Dinesan is sold to Mumbai Indians for INR 20 Lacs.

Dushmantha Chameera is sold to Rajasthan Royals for INR 50 Lacs.

Chris Gayle is sold to Kings XI Punjab for INR 200 Lacs.

We're underway for one last time in this year's VIVO IPL Auction.

Pavan Deshpande is sold to Royal Challengers Bangalore for INR 20 Lacs.

Aryaman Vikram Birla is sold to Rajasthan Royals for INR 30 Lacs.

Jatin Saxena is sold to Rajasthan Royals for INR 20 Lacs.

Chaitanya Bishnoi is sold to Chennai Super Kings for INR 20 Lacs.

Monu Singh is sold to Chennai Super Kings for INR 20 Lacs.

Kshitiz Sharma is sold to Chennai Super Kings for INR 20 Lacs.

Mehdi Hasan is sold to Sunrisers Hyderabad for INR 20 Lacs.

Mohsin Khan is sold to Mumbai Indians for INR 20 Lacs.

Mahipal Lomror is sold to Rajasthan Royals for INR 20 Lacs.

England pacer, Mark Wood is sold to Chennai Super Kings for INR 150 Lacs.

Anukul Roy is sold to Mumbai Indians for INR 20 Lacs.

Pradeep Sahu is sold to Kings XI Punjab for INR 20 Lacs.

Akila Dhananjaya is sold to Mumbai Indians for INR 50 Lacs.

Ben Laughlin is sold to Rajasthan Royals for INR 50 Lacs.

Mayank Markande is sold to Mumbai Indians for INR 20 Lacs.

Sayan Ghosh is sold to Delhi Daredevils for INR 20 Lacs.

Bipul Sharma is sold to Sunrisers Hyderabad for INR 20 Lacs.

Big-hitting Kiwi all-rounder, Corey Anderson remains unsold.

Aditya Tare is sold to Mumbai Indians for INR 20 Lacs.

Prashant Chopra is sold to Rajasthan Royals for INR 20 Lacs.

Siddhesh Lad is sold to Mumbai Indians for INR 20 Lacs.

New Zealand spinner, Ish Sodhi remains unsold.

Tim Southee is sold to Royal Challengers Bangalore for 100 Lacs.

Mitchell joins Mitchell!
Australian pacer, Mitchell Johnson is a Knight now! He's bought for 200 Lacs and will accompany Mitchell Starc!


Parthiv Patel is sold to Royal Challengers Bangalore for 170 Lacs.

Naman Ojha is sold to Delhi Daredevils for INR 140 Lacs.

Sam Billings too, is sold to Chennai Super Kings for INR 100 Lacs.

Murali Vijay is sold to Chennai Super Kings for INR 200 Lacs.

Chris Gayle and Martin Guptill remain unsold.

And we're back!

And with that, Lunch will be taken on Day 2 at the VIVO IPL Auction

MS Midhun is sold to Rajasthan Royals for INR 20 Lacs.

Anirudha Joshi is sold to Royal Challengers Bangalore for INR 20 Lacs.

Dhruv Shorey is sold to Chennai Super Kings for INR 20 Lacs.

Kanish Seth is sold to Chennai Super Kings for INR 20 Lacs.

Sharad Lumba is sold to Mumbai Indians for INR 20 Lacs.

Lungi Ngidi is sold to Chennai Super Kings for INR 50 Lacs.

Nepal's Sandeep Lamichhane is sold to Delhi Daredevils for INR 20 Lacs.

Asif KM is sold to Chennai Super Kings for INR 40 Lacs.

Ben Dwarshius is sold to Kings XI Punjab for INR 140 Lacs.

Shreevats Goswami is sold to Sunrisers Hyderabad for INR 100 Lacs.

Akshdeep Nath is sold to Kings XI Punjab for INR 100 Lacs. 

Shreyas Gopal is sold to Rajasthan Royals for INR 20 Lacs.

Tajinder Dhillon is sold to Mumbai Indians for INR 55 Lacs.

Cameron Delport is a Knight!
The South African opening batsman is a part of the Knight Riders family for INR 30 Lacs.


Deepak Chahar is sold to Chennai Super Kings for INR 80 Lacs.

Tanmay Agarwal is sold to Sunrisers Hyderabad for INR 20 Lacs.

Andrew Tye is sold to Kings XI Punjab for INR 720 Lacs after some intense bidding.

Billy Stanlake is sold to Sunrisers Hyderabad for INR 50 Lacs.

Barinder Sran is sold to Kings XI Punjab for INR 220 Lacs.

Jason Behrendorff is sold to Mumbai Indians for INR 150 Lacs.

Mitchell Santner is sold to Chennai Super Kings for INR 50 Lacs.

Rovman Powell remains unsold.

Chris Jordan is sold to Sunrisers Hyderabad for INR 100 Lacs. 

South African all-rounder, JP Duminy returns to Mumbai Indians for INR 100 Lacs.

Zahir Khan Pakteen is sold to Rajasthan Royals for INR 60 Lacs.

Jagadeesan Narayan is sold to Chennai Super Kings for INR 20 Lacs.

Charles Johnson remains unsold.

Nathu Singh remains unsold.

Anureet Singh Kathuria is sold to Rajasthan Royals for INR 30 Lacs.

Pradeep Sangwan is sold to Mumbai Indians for INR 150 Lacs after some intense bidding.

Sayan Ghosh remains unsold.

Ishwar Pandey remains unsold.

Now we move to 'Uncapped Fast Bowlers'.

Swapnil Singh remains unsold.

Bipul Sharma remains unsold.

Abhishek Sharma is sold to Delhi Daredevils for INR 55 Lacs.

Pravin Dubey remains unsold.

Shivam Mavi is a Knight!
19-year old all-rounder, Shivam Mavi joins the Knight Riders family for INR 300 Lacs.


Ankit Sharma is sold to Rajasthan Royals for INR 20 Lacs.

We move to 'Uncapped All-Rounders' now.

Manjot Kalra is sold to Delhi Daredevils for INR 20 Lacs.

Sachin baby is sold to Sunrisers Hyderabad for INR 20 Lacs.

Rinku Singh is a Knight!
Uttar Pradesh batsman, Rinku Singh joins the Knight Riders family for INR 80 Lacs. Welcome!


Apoorv Wankhade is a Knight!
Batsman, Apoorv Wankhade joins the Knight Riders family. He is bought for INR 20 Lacs.


Anmolpreet Singh remains unsold.

And with that, we end the 'Capped Spin Bowlers' category. Next set of players is 'Uncapped Batsmen'.

Tabraiz Shamsi remains unsold.

Pragyan Ojha remains unsold.

Fawad Ahmed remains unsold.

Nathan Lyon remains unsold.

Kings bag a young Afghani
Spinner, Mujeeb Zadran is sold to Kings XI Punjab for INR 400 Lacs.

With that, we take a 10 minutes break.

Dale Steyn remains unsold.

Chennai bag a pacer
Shardul Thakur is sold to Chennai Super Kings for INR 260 Lacs.

Delhi buy Boult
New Zealand pacer, Trent Boult is sold for to Delhi Daredevils for INR 220 Lacs.

Royals take in-demand Unadkat
After some intense bidding between three franchises, Jaydev Unadkat is finally sold to Rajasthan Royals for INR 1150 Lacs.

RCB take Siraj and Coulter-Nile
Mohammed Siraj and Nathan Coulter-Nile are sold to Royal Challengers Bangalore for INR 260 Lacs and INR 220 Lacs respectively.

R Vinay Kumar is a Knight!
Former Knight, R Vinay Kumar joins the KKR squad as he is sold for INR 100 Lacs.

SRH add another pacer
Swing expert, Sandeep Sharma is sold to Sunrisers Hyderabad for INR 300 Lacs.

Kings use RTM for Mohit
Kings XI Punjab use their RTM card to retain Mohit Sharma for INR 240 Lacs.

Dhawal rejoins RR
Rajasthan Royals use their RTM card to retain Dhawal Kulkarni for INR 75 Lacs.

Rishi Dhawan remains unsold.

Another Afghan in SRH squad
Mohammad Nabi is sold to Sunrisers Hyderabad for INR 100 Lacs.

Mumbai add another all-rounder
Australia's Ben Cutting is sold to Mumbai Indians for INR 220 Lacs.

Moises Henriques remains unsold.

Corey Anderson remains unsold.

Delhi add three all-rounders to their squad

Australia's Daniel Christian and India's Jayant Yadav & Gurkeerat Singh Mann are sold to Delhi Daredevils for INR 150 Lacs, INR 50 Lacs and INR 75 Lacs respectively.

Negi rejoins RCB
Royal Challengers Bangalore use their RTM card to retain all-rounder, Pawan Negi for INR 100 Lacs.

RCB bag highly-rated young all-rounder
After intense bidding, Washington Sundar is sold to Royal Challengers Bangalore for INR 320 Lacs.

Punjab strengthen their batting line-up 
Manoj Tiwary is sold to Kings XI Punjab for INR 100 Lacs.

Colin Ingram remains unsold.

Travis Head remains unsold.

Mandeep rejoins RCB
Batsman Mandeep Singh is sold for INR 140 Lacs to Royal Challengers Bangalore.

Lendl Simmons remains unsold.

Shaun Marsh remains unsold.

Eoin Morgan remains unsold.

Alex hales remains unsold.

Mumbai Indians add two batsmen

Mumbai Indians bag Evin Lewis and Saurabh Tiwary for INR 380 Lacs and INR 80 Lacs respectively.

And that ends the 'Uncapped Indian Players' list

Bangalore add a spinner
Murugan Ashwin is sold to Royal Challengers Bangalore for INR 220 Lacs.

Shivil Kaushik remains unsold.

Iqbal Abdulla remains unsold.

Rajasthan invest heavy
Uncapped Gowtham Krishnappa is sold to Rajasthan Royals for a big amount of INR 620 Lacs.

J Suchith remains unsold.

Tejas Baroka remains unsold.

Sai Kishore Ravi Srinivaasan remains unsold.

Nadeem returns to his former franchise
Shahbaz Nadeem is sold to Delhi Daredevils for INR 320 Lacs.

KC Cariappa remains unsold.

Mumbai add a leg-spinner

Rahul Chahar is sold to Mumbai Indians for INR 190 Lacs.

Before starting today's proceedings, let's see what the Knight Riders have to say about our yesterday's picks.


9:30 AM - Good morning & welcome to Day 2 of VIVO #IPLAuction

That's a wrap from Day 1 of VIVO IPL Auction 2018. 

We now have 12 Knights in our Knights of 2018 squad & a balance of INR 760 lacs.

Kolkata Knight Riders: Purse Remaining - 7.60 Cr

(Sunil Narine, Andre Russell, Mitchell Starc, Chris Lynn, Dinesh Karthik, Robin Uthappa, Piyush Chawla, Shubman Gill, Ishank Jaggi, Kuldeep Yadav, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Nitish Rana)


Sunrisers Hyderabad: Purse Remaining - 11.90 Cr

(David Warner, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Shikhar Dhawan, Kane Williamson, Manish Pandey, Carlos Brathwaite, Yusuf Pathan, Wriddhiman Saha, Rashid Khan, Ricky Bhui, Deepak Hooda, Siddharth Kaul, T Natarajan)


Chennai Super Kings: Purse Remaining - 17.00 Cr

(MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina, Ravindra Jadeja, Faf du Plessis, Harbhajan Singh, Dwayne Bravo, Shane Watson, Kedar Jadhav, Ambati Rayudu, Imran Tahir, Karn Sharma)


Rajasthan Royals: Purse Remaining - 23.50 Cr

(Steven Smith, Ben Stokes, Ajinkya Rahane, Stuart Binny, Karn Sharma, Jos Butler, Rahul Tripathi, D'Arcy Short, Jofra Archer)


Delhi Daredevils: Purse Remaining - 13.00 Cr

(Chris Morris, Rishabh Pant, Shreyas Iyer, Glenn Maxwell, Gautam Gambhir, Jason Roy, Colin Munro, Mohammed Shami, Amit Mishra, Prithvi Shaw, Rahul Tewatia, Vijay Shankar, Harshal Patel)


Royal Challengers Bangalore: Purse Remaining - 19.15 Cr

(Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Sarfaraz Khan, Brendon McCullum, Chris Woakes, Colin de Grandhomme, Moeen Ali, Quinton de Kock, Umesh Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Manan Vohra, Khulwant Khejroliya)


Mumbai Indians: Purse Remaining - 15.80 Cr

(Rohit Sharma, Hardik Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah, Kieron Pollard, Mustafizur Rahman, Pat Cummins, Suryakumar Yadav, Krunal Pandya, Ishan Kishan)


Kings XI Punjab: Purse Remaining - 24.90 Cr

(Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Yuvraj Singh, Karun Nair, KL Rahul, David Miller, Aaron Finch, Marcus Stoinis, Mayank Agarwal)

Another pacer going for a whopping amount!

Navdeep Saini is sold to Royal Challengers Bangalore for INR 300 lacs.


Avesh Khan to play for Delhi!

Delhi Daredevils win the bid for Avesh Khan as they rope him for a good INR 70 lacs.


Good luck to him on his new journey! 

We miss out on our former Knight, Ankit Singh Rajpoot as Kings XI Punjab win the bid at INR 300 lacs.

The pacer makes Bangalore his new home!

From the base price of INR 20 lacs, Kulwant Khejroliya is finally sold for INR 85 lacs to Royal Challengers Bangalore. 


Siddarth Kaul reunited with SRH!

The pacer goes for a handsome INR 380 lacs.


Another pacer added to the squad!

T. Natarajan to play for Sunrisers Hyderabad as the speedster gets sold for INR 40 lacs.


A busy session for SRH!

Sunrisers Hyderabad gets the services of Basil Thampi for INR 40 lacs.


Rajneesh Gurbani remains unsold. 


Choudhary to join Bangalore's pace factory!

Aniket Choudhary goes to Royal Challengers Bangalore for INR 30 lacs.


A good session for Hyderabad!

After a lot of bidding, Syed Khaleel Ahmed finally goes to Sunrisers Hyderabad for INR 300 lacs.

Dashing left-handed batsman, Nitish Rana's addition will boost our batting department in IPL2018!

Welcome to the #KKR family, Knight! 

Kishan to play for Mumbai!

After a long bidding battle, Mumbai Indians finally win the bid as Ishan Kishan is sold to them for INR 620 lacs.


Nikhil Naik remains unsold.


Ben McDermott remains unsold. 


Aditya Tare remains unsold.


Ankush Bains remains unsold.


Vishnu Vinod remains unsold.


Sheldon Jackson remains unsold.


Prashant Chopra remains unsold. 

Nitesh Rana makes his way to our growing KKR family! 

The left-handed batsman will don the KKR jersey after being bought for INR 340 lacs.


Another good buy for Rajasthan!

After a heavy bidding D'Arcy Short is finally sold to Rajasthan Royals for INR 400 lacs. 


Shivam Dubey remains unsold 


A good session for the Royals!

Young All-Rounder, Jofra Archer's name had evolved another bidding war but in the end, Rajasthan Royals take him for a smashing INR 720 lacs.


Jitesh Sharma remains unsold.


India's fast bowling sensation, 18-year old Kamlesh Nagarkoti can bowl at 140+ & will be treat to watch in IPL - Indian Premier League 2018!

Delhi continue have a busy day!

Post break Rahul Tewatia is the first player to be sold as Delhi Daredevils pick him up for INR 300 lacs.


Deepak continues to play for Hyderabad!

After a lot of drama, Sunrisers Hyderabad use their RTM to retain Deepak Hooda.


The all-rounder to play for Delhi!

End of another bidding war as Vijay Shankar is sold to Delhi Daredevils for INR 320 lacs. 


Delhi is going all guns blazing in this round!

Harshal Patel is sold to Delhi Daredevils for his base price of INR 20 lacs.


Welcome to the KKR family!

After a heavy bidding, we finally manage to get U19 pacer Kamlesh Nagarkoti for INR 320 lacs.


Krunal Pandya continue to be associated with Mumbai!

After the end of a gigantic biding, Mumbai Indian use their RTM to retain Krunal Pandya.

Ishank Jaggi's KKR journey continues! 

Welcome back to the family, Knight!

U-19 Indian batsman, Shubman Gill will look to make the most of the opportunity in his debut IPL - Indian Premier League season!

Welcome to the KKR family!

Kolkata Knight Riders: Purse Remaining - 14.20 Cr

(Sunil Narine, Andre Russell, Mitchell Starc, Chris Lynn, Dinesh Karthik, Robin Uthappa, Piyush Chawla, Shubman Gill, Ishank Jaggi, Kuldeep Yadav)


Sunrisers Hyderabad: Purse Remaining - 19.70 Cr

(David Warner, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Shikhar Dhawan, Kane Williamson, Manish Pandey, Carlos Brathwaite, Yusuf Pathan, Wriddhiman Saha, Rashid Khan, Ricky Bhui)


Chennai Super Kings: Purse Remaining - 17.00 Cr

(MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina, Ravindra Jadeja, Faf du Plessis, Harbhajan Singh, Dwayne Bravo, Shane Watson, Kedar Jadhav, Ambati Rayudu, Imran Tahir, Karn Sharma)


Rajasthan Royals: Purse Remaining - 34.70 Cr

(Steven Smith, Ben Stokes, Ajinkya Rahane, Stuart Binny, Karn Sharma, Jos Butler, Rahul Tripathi)


Delhi Daredevils: Purse Remaining - 19.40 Cr

(Chris Morris, Rishabh Pant, Shreyas Iyer, Glenn Maxwell, Gautam Gambhir, Jason Roy, Colin Munro, Mohammed Shami, Amit Mishra, Prithvi Shaw)


Royal Challengers Bangalore: Purse Remaining - 20.00 Cr

(Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Sarfaraz Khan, Brendon McCullum, Chris Woakes, Colin de Grandhomme, Moeen Ali, Quinton de Kock, Umesh Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Manan Vohra)


Mumbai Indians: Purse Remaining - 30.80 Cr

(Rohit Sharma, Hardik Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah, Kieron Pollard, Mustafizur Rahman, Pat Cummins, Suryakumar Yadav)


Kings XI Punjab: Purse Remaining - 24.90 Cr

(Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Yuvraj Singh, Karun Nair, KL Rahul, David Miller, Aaron Finch, Marcus Stoinis, Mayank Agarwal)

KnightRiders, let's take a look at the KnightsOf2018 till now.

Glad to have you all as a part of the #KKR family!

Prithvi to play for Delhi!

U-19 India Captain, Prithvi Shaw is the latest player to be sold as Delhi Daredevils get him for INR 120 lacs.


Siddhesh Lad remains unsold.


Vohra moves to Bangalore!

Royal Challengers Bangalore get Manan Vohra's services for INR 110 lacs.

Yass, Kuldeep is back!

Chinaman bowler, Kuldeep Yadav will continue to don the KKR colours once again!

Yadav to play for his home city!

Suryakumar Yadav is sold to Mumbai Indians for INR 320 lacs.


Welcome to the KKR family!

U-19 batsmen, Shubman Gill joins our squad. We win the bid to bring the young talent in our team for INR 180 lacs.


Proud to have him back in the KKR family!

We retain Ishank Jaggi at his base price of INR 20 lacs.


The young gun to play for Hyderabad!

Ricky Bhui is sold to Sunrisers Hyderabad for INR 20 lacs.


Agarwal moves to Punjab!

Mayank Agarwal is sold to Kings XI Punjab for INR 100 lacs. 


Rahul finds a new home in Rajasthan!

Rajasthan Royals pay a handsome INR 340 lacs to get the services of Rahul Tripathi.

Piyush Chawla continues to don the KKR jersey!

Kolkata Knight Riders use their RTM to bring the leggie back.


Tahir joins CSK camp!

Imran Tahir sold to Chennai Super Kings for a base price of INR 100 lacs.


Ish Sodhi remains unsold.


Another spinner added to the CSK squad!

Karn Sharma is sold to Chennai Super Kings for smashing INR 500 lacs.


Rashid Khan stays with Hyderabad!

After a lot of bidding Sunrisers Hyderabad use the RTM to retain the services of Rashid Khan.


Leggie will play for Delhi!

Amit Mishra is sold to Delhi Daredevils for INR 400 lacs.


Samuel Badree remains unsold


Chahal continue to play for Bangalore!

Yuzvendra Chahal remains with Royal Challengers Bangalore, courtesy RTM.


Adam Zampa remains unsold


Kuldeep Yadav will continue to impress one and all with his variations!

Kolkata Knight Riders use their RTM to bring the CHINAMAN back.


Leggie, Piyush Chawla will continue to bamboozle the batsmen with his variations in #KKR colours, once again! ????

Welcome back to the family, #Knight!

Plenty of IPL - Indian Premier League experience under his belt, Dinesh Karthik becomes our first Indian signing for #IPL2018!

Knight, Robin Uthappa will continue his love affair with KKR after we use our RTM to get his services for a 5th consecutive season!


Lasith Malinga remains unsold


Busy session for Delhi!

Delhi Daredevils use their RTM to keep their partnership intact with Kagiso Rabada.


Mitchell McClenaghan remains unsold.


Mohammed Shami stays with Delhi!

Delhi Daredevils use their RTM to bring the pacer back.


Ishant Sharma remains unsold.


Tim Southee remains unsold.


The Indian speedster to play for Bangalore!

Umesh Yadav sold to Royal Challengers Bangalore for INR 420 lacs.


The speedster to join the Mumbai squad!

Pat Cummins sold to Mumbai Indians for INR 540 lacs.


Mitchell Johnson remains unsold.


Josh Hazlewood remains unsold.


New home for Mustafizur!

Mustafizur Rahman goes to Mumbai Indians for INR 220 lacs.


Parthiv Patel remains unsold.


de Kock shifts his base to Bangalore!

Quinton de Kock sold to Royal Challengers Bangalore for INR 280 lacs.


Saha to join Hyderabad! 

Sunrisers Hyderabad continues their good day at the auctions as they rope in Wriddhiman Saha for INR 500 lacs.


Jonny Bairstow remains unsold.


When it comes to wicket-keeping, Dinesh Karthik is safe as a bank!

We buy the flamboyant batsman for a smashing INR 740 lacs.


Naman Ojha remains unsold.


Uthappa's partnership continues with the KKR family!

Robin Uthappa is back with us as we use our RTM to bring him back.


Samson to play for the Royals!

Sanju Samson is sold to Rajasthan Royals for INR 800 lacs.


Rayudu finds a new home in Chennai!

Experienced wicket-keeper batsman, Ambati Rayudu sold to Chennai Super Kings for INR 220 lacs.


Sam Billings remains unsold. 


Jos Buttler joins the Rajasthan camp!

Rajasthan Royals have bought the hard-hitting wicket-keeper for INR 440 lacs

A special message from our CEO, Venky Mysore for former Knight Gautam Gambhir!

A message from our new Knight, Mitchell Starc!

Kolkata Knight Riders: Purse Remaining - 40 Cr

(Sunil Narine, Andre Russell, Mitchell Starc, Chris Lynn)


Sunrisers Hyderabad: Purse Remaining - 33.90 Cr

(David Warner, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Shikhar Dhawan, Kane Williamson, Manish Pandey, Carlos Brathwaite, Yusuf Pathan)


Chennai Super Kings: Purse Remaining - 25.20 Cr

(MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina, Ravindra Jadeja, Faf du Plessis, Harbhajan Singh, Dwayne Bravo, Shane Watson, Kedar Jadhav)


Rajasthan Royals: Purse Remaining - 50.50 Cr

(Steven Smith, Ben Stokes, Ajinkya Rahane, Stuart Binny)


Delhi Daredevils: Purse Remaining - 31.80 Cr

(Chris Morris, Rishabh Pant, Shreyas Iyer, Glenn Maxwell, Gautam Gambhir, Jason Roy, Colin Munro)


Royal Challengers Bangalore: Purse Remaining - 34.10 Cr

(Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Sarfaraz Khan, Brendon McCullum, Chris Woakes, Colin de Grandhomme, Moeen Ali)


Mumbai Indians: Purse Remaining - 41.60 Cr

(Rohit Sharma, Hardik Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah, Kieron Pollard)


Kings XI Punjab: Purse Remaining - 25.90 Cr

(Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Yuvraj Singh, Karun Nair, KL Rahul, David Miller, Aaron Finch, Marcus Stoinis)


The Kiwi to start his new innings with Delhi!

The powerhouse from New Zealand, Colin Munro gets sold for INR 190 lacs.


Binny reunited with the Royals!

Stuart Binny will play for Rajasthan Royals. The All-rounder gets sold for INR 50 lacs.


Stoinis' partnership continues with Punjab!

Kings XI Punjab use their RTM to bring Marcus Stoinis back.


Moeen Ali to play his first IPL with Bangalore!

The handy all-rounder, Moeen Ali gets sold to Royal Challengers Bangalore for INR 170 lacs.


Woakes move to Hyderabad!

The all-rounder hailing from England, Chris Woakes is sold to Sunrisers Hyderabad for INR 740 lacs.


Brathwaite makes Hyderabad a new home!

The hard-hitting Windes all-rounder, Carlos Brathwaite goes to Sunrisers Hyderabad for INR 200 lacs.


Watson to add depth to CSK!

The experienced all-rounder, Shane Watson gets sold to Chennai Super Kings for INR 400 lacs.


Kedar Jadhav makes Chennai his new base!

The wicket-keeper batsman gets sold to Chennai Super Kings for a handsome INR 780 lacs.


The hard-hitting Kiwi moves to Bangalore!

Royal Challengers Bangalore gets Colin de Grandhomme for INR 220 lacs. 


James Faulkner remains unsold


Pathan to play for a new team!

Sunrisers Hyderabad continue to strengthen the their squad as Yusuf Pathan gets sold for INR 190 lacs.


Kolkata Knight Riders: Purse Remaining - 40 Cr

(Sunil Narine, Andre Russell, Mitchell Starc, Chris Lynn)

Sunrisers Hyderabad: Purse Remaining - 37.8 Cr

(David Warner, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Shikhar Dhawan, Kane Williamson)

Chennai Super Kings: Purse Remaining - 37 Cr

(MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina, Ravindra Jadeja, Faf du Plessis, Harbhajan Singh, Dwayne Bravo)

Rajasthan Royals: Purse Remaining - 51 Cr

(Steven Smith, Ben Stokes, Ajinkya Rahane)

Delhi Daredevils: Purse Remaining - 33.7 Cr

(Chris Morris, Rishabh Pant, Shreyas Iyer, Glenn Maxwell, Gautam Gambhir, Jason Roy)

Royal Challengers Bangalore: Purse Remaining - 45.4 Cr

(Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Sarfaraz Khan, Brendon McCullum)

Mumbai Indians: Purse Remaining - 41.6 Cr

(Rohit Sharma, Hardik Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah, Kieron Pollard)

Kings XI Punjab: Purse Remaining - 32.1 Cr

(Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Yuvraj Singh, Karun Nair, KL Rahul, David Miller, Aaron Finch)

Martin Guptill remains unsold.


Hyderabad becomes a new home for Manish!

Manish Pandey moves to Sunrisers Hyderabad as the classy middle-order batsman gets sold for a mammoth 1100 lacs.


Hashim Amla remains unsold.


Get ready for Lynnsanity!

Chris Lynn is back with us as we bought the powerhouse from Australia for INR 960 lacs.


Finch to make Punjab his new home!

Kings XI Punjab is having a busy day at the Auctions as Aaron Finch is the latest player to join their squad. The Australian opener gets sold for INR 620 lacs. 


McCullum strengthens Bangalore's firepower!

Attacking opener, Brendon McCullum moves to Royal Challengers Bangalore for INR 360 lacs. 


Delhi moves to the capital city!

Jason Roy is sold to Delhi Daredevils for INR 150 lacs.

Yuvraj goes to Punjab!

Yuvraj Singh goes to his hometown as the flamboyant batsman gets sold for INR 200 lacs to Kings XI Punjab.


Nair moves to Punjab!

Karun Nair is sold to Kings XI Punjab for a whopping INR 560 lacs.


Rahul makes Punjab his new home!

KL Rahul is sold for a flashy 1100 lacs


David Miller to play once again for Punjab!

Kings XI Punjab use their RTM to bring him back.


DJ Bravo goes to Chennai!
Dwayne Bravo returns to CSK, they also use their RTM to bring him back.


Local boy to play for Delhi!

Gautam Gambhir will play for a new team as Delhi Daredevils buys him for INR 280 lacs.

Big show goes to Delhi!
Delhi Daredevils roop in Glenn Maxwell for a whooping INR 900 lacs. 

The All-rounder makes Hyderabad his new home!

Shakib Al Hasan is going to Sunrisers Hyderabad for INR 200 lacs.


Welcome, Starc!

The fiery pacer, Mitchell Starc is our first addition to 2018 VIVO #IPLAuction.

Harbhajan Singh goes to the lion's den
Harbhajan Singh is sold to Chennai Super Kings for INR 200 lacs. 

Mitchell Starc is now a Knight!
Aussie pacer, Mitchell Starc is our first buy in the VIVO #IPLAuction. We buy him for INR 940 Lacs.
Welcome to the family!

FAF du Plessis back to CSK
FAF du Plessis returns to CSK, they also use their RTM to bring him back. 

First Unsold marquee player
Big hitting, Chris Gayle goes unsold.

Stokes reunited with Steven Smith
All-Rounder, Ben Stokes is sold for INR 1250 lacs to Rajasthan Royals. He is reunited with Smith after both players represented RPS last year.


Mumbai Indians use RTM for Pollard
Kieron Pollard is sold to Mumbai Indians for INR 540 Lacs, they use their RTM card to get him back.

Ashwin sold to Kings XI Punjab
Ravichandran Ashwin is picked up by Kings XI Punjab for INR 760 lacs. The second pick for today's auction

First Pick of the VIVO IPL 2018 Auction
Shikhar Dhawan sold for INR 520 lacs to SRH as they use the RTM card for the opener. 

9 AM
Our think tank for selecting the #KnightsOf2018 is almost ready ahead of the mega VIVO #IPLAuction!

8:30 AM 

Hello and welcome to the big day! We will bring you Live Updates from the VIVO IPL 2018 Auction here.

Gearing up for VIVO IPL Auction, the action begins on 27th January at 9 AM.


IIT Kharagpur students get a gist of the mega event with a Mock Auction.

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