Monday, 20 February 2017

Live IPL Auction 2017, Bengaluru: Pune Break Bank For Stokes, Bangalore Spend Big On Tymal Mills

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Live IPL Auction 2017, Bengaluru: 
Updated: 20 February 2017 15:19 IST
Live IPL auction 2017: As expected, the English Ben Stokes and Tymal Mills were bought for a lot of money while the likes of Trent Boult and Kagiso Rabada also generated a lot of interest. Find all live updates from the auction of the IPL 2017 auction here.



All eves will be on Ben Stokes and Tymal Mills when the eight franchise think tank will fight in Bengaluru for the IPL 2017 auction. There will be a strong focus on buying uncapped Indians too with allowable deductibles at Choose a maximum of 76 on The 350 plus players set to go under the hammer. This is the last 10-year cycle auction, after which all players are ready to return to the auction pool. While the maximum strength of the squad can be 27, most franchises like to keep base of the team between 22 and 24. (IPL Player Auction List)



IPL Auction 2017, Bengaluru: Pune Break Bank For Stokes, Bangalore Spend Big On Tymal Mills, Ishant Unsold


Find all live updates from the IPL 2017 auction here.

14:57 IST: Another small break!

14:53 IST: The versatile Australian Dan Christian is bought for his base price of Rs. 1 crore by Pune Supergiants.

14:43 IST: Mehedi Hasan and Mahmudallah both go unchained.

14:41 IST: Munaf Patel is bought by Gujarat Lions for its basic price of Rs. 30 lakh.

14:39 IST: Darren Sammy goes to Punjab for his basic price of Rs. 30 lakh.

14:35 IST: Sri Lankan Asela Gunaratne is sold to the Mumbai Indians for Rs. 30 lakh.

14:31 IST: Mohammed Siraj, who had a base price of Rs. 20 lakh, is bought by Hyderabad for Rs. 2.6 crore.

14:25 IST: Billy Stanlake is sold in Bangalore for Rs. 30 lakh.

14:21 IST: Sri-Lankan versatile is the next man in and will also unsold. Something exceptional happens here. Certainly, a team needed Sri Lanka's knocking and bowling prowess. He had done as well in the Big Bash.

14:19 IST: Darren Bravo is next. Unfortunately, no takers for it either.

14:14 IST: Another big shock is that there are no takers for South Africa ace spinner Imran Tahir. It is currently the No. 1-ranked T20 rounder, but the IPL teams obviously do not give it too much price. Its basic price was only Rs. 50 lakh.

14:13 IST: Ishant Sharma is again pushed by the IPL teams, which is a big surprise. Its basic price of Rs. 2 crore probably was too high.

14:11 IST: Australian racer Nathan Coulter-Nile, who had a base price of Rs. 1 crore, is sold at Rs. 3.5 crore to Kolkata Knight Riders.

14:09 IST: South Africa Kyle Abbott is still unsold.

14:08 IST: Still no takers for Irfan Pathan. It remains unsold! It's a big surprise!

14:07 IST: England pacer Chris Jordan, with a base price of Rs. 50 lakh, is purchased by Sunrisers Hyderabad.

14:06 IST: Saurabh Tiwary goes to Indian Mumbai for his base price of Rs. 30 lakh.

14:05 IST: Lions of Gujarat are robbed because they take Roy for its basic price. Surprise no other submission team for him.

14:04 IST: Next up is Jason Roy, his base price is Rs. 1 crore.

14:03 IST: Punjab enter with the first offer and get their man for his base price.

14:02 IST: The first unsold player back in the auction pool is Martin Guptill - available for a base price of Rs. 50 lakh.

14:01 IST: And we are back after this break!

12:41 IST: We will also take some rest here, but do not join us after the break.

12:40 IST: Lunch Break! Now, the teams will choose the unsold players they want to be returned to the auction pool.

12:36 IST: With a base price of Rs. 1.5 crore, the Australian spinner Nathan Lyon remains unsold.

12:35 Former King of Chennai Super Kings Manpreet Gony goes to Gujarat for Rs. 30 lakh.

12:31 IST: India pacer Varun Aaron bought by Punjab for Rs. 2.8 crore.

12:28 IST: Kings XI get New Zealand pacer Matt Henry for his base price of Rs. 50 lakh.

12:25 IST: Former Indian opponent RP Singh remains unsold.

12:22 IST: People like Brad Haddin and Niroshan Dickwella have all been unsold at the moment.

12:18 IST: Rishi Dhawan is sold for Rs. 55 lakh to KKR.

12:16 IST: Mumbai get the spinner leg for Rs. 3.2 crore.

12:14 IST: Strong submission between Gujarat and Mumbai for Karn Sharma. Its basic price was Rs. 30 lakh and the bid reached Rs. 2.8 crore.

12:13 IST: Caribbean captain Jason Holder remains unsold.
Chris woakes ipl auction ndtv

Chris Woakes was bought by Kolkata Knight Riders for more than double his base price.


12:12 IST: English Pacer Chris Woakes is bought by KKR for Rs. 4.2 crore. Its basic price was Rs. 2 crore.

12:06 IST: No takers for West Indian Marlon Samuels and Australia Nic Maddinson either.

12:05 IST: S Badrinath and Michael Klinger remain unsold.

12:00 IST: Pravin Tambe is bought by Hyderabad for its basic price for Rs. 10 lakh.

11:58 IST: Bought for a huge Rs. 4 crore by SunRisers Hyderabad.
Rashid khan ipl auction ndtv

11:48 IST: Basil Thampy with a base price of Rs. 10 lakh is sold for Rs. 85 lakh to the Gujarat Lions.

11:47 IST: Nathu Singh is bought by Gujarat for Rs. 50 lakh.

11:44 IST: Average uncapé pacer T Natarajan bought by Punjab for Rs. 3 crore.

11:42 IST: Let's listen to what the president of RCB had to say after spending a lot of time in Tymal Mills.

11:40 IST: RCB gets Aniket for Rs. 2 crore!

11:35 IST: Aniket Choudhary receives high bids. Gujarat and the RCB are launching aggressive offers for the young player. The auction reached 1.5 crore.

11:32 TSI: KKR Manvinder Bisla's former keeper remains unsold.

11:30 IST: SunRisers Hyderabad buy Eklavya Dwivedi for Rs. 75 lakh.

11:28 IST: Aditya Tare is sold to Delhi Daredevils for Rs. 25 lakh.

11:24 TSI: Shaman Shane, Praveen Dubey, Shivam Dubey and Rush Kalaria are all unsold!

11:20 IST: Gowtham is sold to Mumbai Indians for 20 times its base price.

11:19 IST: Its basic price is Rs.10 lakh and the auction has already reached 2 crore.

11:18 IST: Gowtham K gets intense auctions.

11:16 IST: Nabi becomes the first Afghan player to be sold in an IPL bid. It was purchased by RCB for Rs. 30 lakh.

11:15 IST: Another Afghan Mohammad Nabi on auction. Its basic price is Rs. 30 lakh.

11:14 IST: Uncapped all-round to win now!

11:13 IST: Asghar Stanikzai of Afghanistan is also unsold.

11:11 IST: Unmukt Chand with a basic price of Rs. 30 lakh remains unsold.

11:10 IST: Ankeet Bawane sold to Delhi Daredevils for Rs. 10 lakh.

11:09 IST: Prithvi Shaw and Umang Sharma remain unsold. Their basic price was Rs.10 lakh.

11:10 IST: Here we go again!

10:55 IST: Another small pause in the procedure!

10:54 IST: Ish Sodhi, Brad Hogg and Pragyan Ojha all go unsold!

10:50 IST: Here are the spinners!

10:49 IST: Wow, no takers for Ishant with its basic price of Rs. 2 crore. It remains unsold.

10:48 IST: Indian rider Ishant Sharma is next.

10:47 IST: South African candidate Kyle Abbott remains unsold.

10:46 IST: Mumbai are making the first bid and get their man as no other team bid for the Australian pacer.

10:45 IST: Mitchell Johnson is next. Its basic price is Rs. 2 crore.

10:44 IST: Delhi Daredevils get Pat Cummins for Rs. 4.5 crore. Delhi are not retaining today. They got two quality pacers in Rabada and Cummins.
Mills tymal ipl auction

Tymal Mills, which had a base price of 50 lakh, was bought by RCB for an enormous Rs. 12 crore

10:41 IST: Tymal Mills is sold to RCB for a whopping Rs. 12 crore.

10:40 IST: RCB joined the action and the bid reached 12 crore.

10:39 IST: Auction reached 10 crore.

10:38 IST: The offer has already reached 6.2 crore with Mumbai and Punjab bid aggressively.

10:37 IST: England's carrier, Tymal Mills, is next. It is also expected to get great deals.

10:36 IST: Sold to Kolkata Knight Riders for Rs. 5 crore.

10:35 IST: New Zealand pacer Trent Boult also gets great deals.
Kagiso rabada ipl auction

Kagiso Rabada was bought for five times its basic price by Delhi Daredevils.


10:34 IST: Sold to Delhi Daredevils for Rs. 5 crore.

10:33 IST: Yes, they do! Kings XI and Delhi go to him. And the auction reached 5 crore.

10:32 IST: South African fast bowler Kagiso Rabada with a basic price of Rs. 1 crore is now to seize. Surely the teams will make an offer for him.

10:31 IST: No bid for Australian favorite Nathan Coulter-Nile.

10:30 IST: No taker for Sri Lankan goalkeeper Dinesh Chandimal either.

10:29 IST: West Indian guard Johnson Charles with a base price of Rs. 30 lakh also remains unsold.

10:28 IST: Nicholas Pooran of the West Indies sold to Mumbai Indians for its basic price of Rs. 30 lakh.

10:27 IST: Andre Fletcher of the West Indies also remains unsold.

10:25 IST: Then, Jonny Bairstow. With a basic price of Rs. 1.5 crore, it remains unsold.

10:24 IST: Australian goalkeeper Ben Dunk, with a base price of Rs. 30 lakh, remains unsold.

10:23 IST: Wicketkeepers are now up for grabs!

10:22 IST: And we're back! The pause, let's prepare for a little more action.

10:06 IST: A small breather for everyone! So of course, the big news so far is that Ben Stokes was bought for Rs. 14.5 crore by RPS. He was expected to get a big price, so no surprises.

10:05 IST: English pacer Chris Jordan, with a basic price Rs. 50 lakh, remains unsold.

10:03 IST: Delhi get Corey Anderson for its basic price of Rs. 1 crore.
Ben stokes ipl auction

Ben Stokes will play for Rising Pune Supergiants after being bought for Rs. 14.5 crore.


10:01 IST: Sold! RPS get their man for a huge
10:01 IST: Sold! RPS get their man for a huge Rs. 14.5 crore.

10:00 IST: The auction is 14.5 crore and Sunrisers have waved the white flag.

09:59 IST: Rising Pune Supergiants also offers and it's 13.5 crore.

09:58 IST: It is 13 crore with submission being with Hyderabad.

09:58 IST: Sunrisers Hyderabad join the action and submission is now 11 crore.

09:57 IST: 10.5 crore now with Delhi! That warms up!

09:56 IST: The auction is already 9.5 crore with Mumbai.

09:55 IST: Bombay and Delhi make an aggressive bid. It is already reached Rs. 7 crore.

09:54 IST: Ben Stokes is the next man.

09:53 IST: Another surprise that Irfan Pathan with a basic price of Rs. 50 lakh remains unsold.

09:52 IST: Sold to Delhi Daredevils for its basic price.

09:51 IST: Sri Lankan referee Angelo Mathews is following. It has a basic price of Rs. 2 crore.

09:50 IST: RCB get their man for Rs. 1 crore after some intense auctions.

09:49 IST: Auction reached 95 lakh for Negi, which is the basic price was Rs. 30 lakh.

09:48 IST: The Lions of Gujarat and RCB are back and forth.

09:47 IST: Finally, some bids are made by the teams and it is for Pawan Negi.

09:44 IST: Indian boater Saurabh Tiwary with a basic price of Rs. 30 lakh also remains unsold.

09:43 IST: Taylor also remains unsold !! Teams seem very cautious with a limited scholarship available.

09:42 IST: The next is New Zealand drummer, Ross Taylor, with a base price of Rs. 50 lakh.

09:41 IST: Another Englishman Alex Hales also remains unsold. Its basic price was Rs. 1 crore

09:40 IST: Surprise! Surprise! Jason Roy is unsold. At least for now.
Eoin morgan ipl auction

IPL Auction: Eoin Morgan was bought by Kings XI Punjab for its basic price.

09:39 IST: Morgan goes to Kings XI for its basic price !!

09:38 IST: The next is Eoin Morgan with a base price of Rs. 2 crore. First bid by Kings XI Punjab.

09:37 IST: Guptill goes unsold!

09:36 IST: Here is the first player to be sold and it is the New Zealand opener Martin Guptill. Its basic price is Rs.50 lakh.

09:31 IST: All set for IPL auction and action should start soon.

09:25 IST: A message from the main man of the IPL auction.

09:10 IST: Some big names players will be competing today. Ben Stokes, Ishant Sharma, Eoin Morgan, Kagiso Rabada will certainly be the great choices.

09:00 IST: Hello and welcome to the live blog of the IPL Player Auction which will take place in Bengaluru.

Emphasis will also be placed on English players such as Ben Stokes, English captain Eoin Morgan and Jason Roy. Ahmad

The base price ranges from Rs 10 Lakh to Rs 2 crore and there could be a clamor for unfolded Indian players depending on their performance at the recent Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy.

Among the non-aligned Indian players, young artists like drummer Jharkhand Virat Singh and the teenage feel Prithvi Shaw (both lakh Rs 10) can attract good offers. Without forgetting Ishank Jaggi who was qualified as last minute player after a series of good performances in the last stage of the trophy Syed Mushtaq Ali T20.

The auction pool is an interesting mix with five players from Afghanistan. But Mohammed Shahzad (BP Rs 50 lakh) with his all-round pyrotechnics and spinner Mohammed Nabi (BP Rs 30 lakh) can get business, which will be a historic first and a big boost for the friendly neighborhood of India.


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