Top Most Expensive Players Of IPL 11 Auction(2018)

At the end of Indian Premier League(IPL) 2018 auction. England all-rounder Ben Stokes Emerged as the most expensive pick. Last year, Rising Pune Supergiant shelled out INR 14.5 Crore for the all rounder and now at the IPL 2018 auction. Not just for Stokes, Royals broke the bank for pacer Jaydev Unadkant and on the second day of auction he was snapped up by the franchies for whooping INR 11.5 Crore.

Ben Stokes:

Jaydev Unadkat apparently became the most expensive Indian player picked at the IPL 2018. Auction the pacer surpassed batsmen Manish Pandey and KL Rahul who went to Sunrise Hyderabad(SRH) and Kings XI Punjab(KXIP) respectively for INR 11 Crore each.

Jaydev Unadkant:

Using Right To Match(RTM) Card Kolkata Knight Rider(KKR) retained attacking batsman Chris Lynn for INR 9.6 Crore. KKR also picked Australian fast bowler Mitchell Stark, who became the third costliest Overseas pick from IPL 2018 auction. For INR 9.4 Crore.

Here are top 10 expensive players of IPL Auction 2018.

Players Team Price(INR)

  • Ben Stokes RR 12.5 crore
  • Jaydev RR 11.5 crore Unadkat
  • Manish SRH 11 crore Pandey
  • KL Rahul KXIP 11 crore
  • Chris Lynn KKR 9.6 crore
  • Mitchell KKR 9.4 crore Stark
  • Glenn DD 9 crore Maxwell
  • Rashid SRH 9 crore Khan
  • Krunal MI 8.8 crore Pandya
  • Sanju RR 8 crore Samson

Australian all-rounder Glen Maxwell, who was snapped up by Delhi Daredevils was one of the top 10 expensive Players. Meanwhile, on day two of the auction, apart from Unadkat, Little known as Gowtham Krishnappa was picked up by Royals for INR 6.2 crore. Kings XI Punjab bought all-rounder Andrew Tye for INR 6.2 crore.


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