We have two solid captain options in Pat Cummins and Shreyas Iyer: Venky Mysore, CEO of KKR. IPL mega auction, KKR paid Rs 7.25 crore for Pat Cummins and Rs 12.25 crore for Shreyas Iyer.
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) CEO Venky Mysore stated on Saturday that his team has two solid captaincy options in Pat Cummins and Shreyas Iyer. In the ongoing IPL mega auction here in Bengaluru, KKR paid Rs 7.25 crore for Cummins and Rs 12.25 crore for Iyer.
In response to ANI’s question about whether Shreyas will be the KKR captain, Mysore stated: “The coach and think-tank will make that decision. We need to digest the auction activities. You have two solid captaincy options in Cummins and Shreyas.”
We have two solid captain options in Cummins and Iyer
Earlier in the auction, Punjab Kings paid Rs 8.25 crore for India’s opening batter Shikhar Dhawan. Rajasthan Royals paid Rs 5 crore for spinner Ravichandran Ashwin. Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) signed Australia Test captain Pat Cummins for Rs 7.25 crore.
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) signed South African batsman Faf du Plessis for Rs 7 crore. Quinton de Kock was signed by Lucknow Super Giants for Rs 6.75 crore. Da, Australia’s first batter
In addition, The auction, which will take place on Saturday and Sunday, will feature 600 cricketers.
The highest reserve price is INR 2 crore, and as many as 48 players chose to place their bets in this range.