Flamboyant all-rounder Yuvraj Singh once again showed how much demand he has even though he was selected for world cup.Yuvraj has been emerged as the costliest cricketer in the IPL 8 players' auction.The Punjab cricketer bought for a record Rs 16 crore (USD 2.57 million approx) by Delhi Daredevils here.
Yuvraj, who carried a base price of Rs 2 crore, was sold for the highest ever price in IPL.His price got increased due to tough competition between RCB and Delhi.Its known that RCB bought him last year for Rs 14 crore. It was quite a surprise to see Yuvraj going past his last year's price as he has been out of the Indian team for some time.
Here are the details of who got sold for how much:
Murali Vijay bought for Rs 3 crore by Kings XI Punjab
Angelo Mathews bought for Rs 7.5 crore by Delhi Daredevils
There were no takers for South African opener Hashim Amla
Dinesh Karthik bought for Rs 10.50 crore by Royal Challengers Bangalore
Angelo Mathews bought for Rs 7.50 cr by Delhi Daredevils
Kumar Sangakkara gone unsold at the IPL Auction
Australian Michael Hussey for 1.50 crore by CSK
Australian Batsman Cameroon Unsold
Aaron Finch for 3.20 crore by MI
Amit Mishra for 3.5 crore by DD
Kane Willianson for Rs 60 Lakh by Sunrisers Hyderabd