IPL 2022 Auction: Shreyas Iyer Biggest Buy So Far, RCB Splurge On Harshal Patel. The Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 mega auction in Bengaluru halt after auctioneer Hugh Edmeades collapsed during the event.
Live IPL Auction 2022: The Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 auction will resume at 3:30 p.m. IST in Bengaluru after being halt today due to the collapse of auctioneer Hugh Edmeades. When the incident occurred, franchises were bidding for Wanindu Hasaranga. Earlier, Harshal Patel acquire by Royal Challengers Bangalore for a whopping Rs 10.75 crore. After Rajasthan Royals kicked off the second round with Shimron Hetmyer and Devdutt Padikkal.
After Shikhar Dhawan and Kagiso Rabada were sold to Punjab Kings for Rs 8.25 crore and 9.25 crore, respectively, Shreyas Iyer was sold to Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) for a whopping Rs 12.25 crore. Other big names such as David Warner and Mohammed Shami were sign by the Delhi Capitals and Gujarat Titans, respectively, while Royal Challengers Bangalore paid Rs 7 crore for Faf du Plessis (RCB).
Two new teams Gujarat Titans and Lucknow Super Giants have joined the existing eight franchises Mumbai Indians, Kolkata Knight Riders, Chennai Super Kings, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Punjab Kings, Delhi Capitals, Sunrisers Hyderabad, and Rajasthan Royals) in the two-day long IPL 2022 auction, which began today. (Live coverage of the IPL 2022 auction)