IPL 2021 Auction: South African Morris becomes costliest buy with Rs 16.25 crore RR deal

Our Bureau BL Internet Desk PTI | Updated on February 18, 2021

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Royal Challengers Bangalore picks Australian cricketer Glenn Maxwell for Rs.14.25 crore after an intense bidding race with the Chennai Super Kings from the base reserve price of Rs.2 crore.

KKR made the opening bid for Maxwell but it eventually became a two-way bidding war between Chennai Super Kings and RCB before the Virat Kohli-led team won him with a bid which came to USD 1.96 million.

England all-rounder Moeen Ali also went for a high price of Rs 7 crore to Chennai Super Kings.


The IPL 2021 auction began at 3 pm . The first player to be the part of IPL 2020 was Steve Smith with Delhi Capitals winning the bid at  ₹2.2 crore.

Jason Roy (Rs.2 crore), Alex Hales(Rs. 1.5 crore), Evin Lewis (Rs.1 crore), Hanuman Vihari (Rs.1 crore), Aaron Finch (Rs.1 crore) and Karun Nair (Rs.50 Lakh) remain unsold in first round of bidding.  

Rajasthan Royals picks Indian all-rounder Shivam Dube for Rs. 4.40 crore against his base price of Rs. 50 Lakh.  


After an intense bidding war, Chris Morris heads to Rajasthan Royals for INR 16.25 crore.  He becomes the IPL's costliest foreign player.

England Cricketer  Dawid Malan moves to Punjab Kings for INR 1.50 Cr.

New Zealand pacer Adam Milne bought by Mumbai Indians for Rs 3.20 crore. His base price was Rs 50 lakh.

Australian pacer Jhye Richardson bought by Punjab Kings for Rs 14 crore at IPL auction. His base price was Rs 1.50 crore.

Indian pacer Umesh Yadav bought by Delhi Capitals at base price of Rs 1 crore.

Riley Meredith makes merry at the IPL Auction and moves to Punjab Kings for Rs 8 Cr.

Riley Meredith


After a three-team bidding war, K Gowtham joined Chennai SuperKings for Rs 9.25 Cr.

Chetan Sakariya, who had a base price of Rs 20 Lakh, is SOLD to Rajasthan Royals for Rs 1.20 Cr.
Rajat Patidar SOLD for Rs 20 lakh to RCB.

Ripal Patel sold to Delhi Capitals for Rs 20 lakh.

Shahrukh Khan joins Punjab KingsXI  for Rs 5.25 crore.

Kiwi  pacer Kyle Jamieson heads to RCB for Rs 15 crore.

Mitchell McClenaghan & Jason Behrendorff remain Unsold.

Moises Henriques joins Punjab KingsXI for Rs 4.20 crore.

Tom Curran moves to Delhi Capitals for Rs 5.25 crore.

Cheteshwar Pujara is sold to Chennai SuperKings.

Devon Conway & Darren Bravo remain Unsold.

Rovman Powell, Shaun Marsh and Corey Anderson goes Unsold.

Rassie van der Dussen is Unsold.

Martin Guptill remains Unsold.

Delhi Capitals bring England's Tom Curran on board for Rs 5.25 Crore

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Published on February 18, 2021
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