IPL Auction 2018, Rajasthan spents 17.70 Crore on Udanakat and Gowtham, Kolkata picks Mavi at 3 Crore

IPL Auction 2018, Rajasthan spents 17.70 Crore on Udanakat and Gowtham, Kolkata picks Mavi at 3 Crore
Written by Abhishek Lohia

Franchise Rajasthan Royals bought Indian fast Bowler Jaydev Udanakat at 11 Crore, and made him highest aucted bowler ever in IPL history. Rajasthan also gets Gowtham Krishnappa at surprising 6.2 Crore. Other attraction of this auction was Indian Under-19 Bowler Shiva Mavi, who picks by KKR at 3 Crore, while other Experienced bowlers Dale Steyn and Pragyan Ojha remains unsold in the Day-2 IPL Auction 2018. On other side- Delhi Daredevils bought cheapily to Former No-1 Ranked Fast Bowler Trent Boult at 2.20 Crore.

There are total 3 players, who are currently playing ICC Under-19 World Cup 2018- After Prithvi shaw and Kamlesh Nagarkoti ; Shiva Mavi picked by Kolkata Knight Riders. Batsman Apoorv Wankhede and Rinku Singh is also picked by KKR. while on other side spinner Pragyan ojha, Nython Lyon and Tabraiz Shamsi fails to attract any Franchise and remains unsold. Kolkata Knight Riders watches under-19 very closely, they have invested on youngsters Shiva Mavi, K Nagarkoti, and Nitish Rana, they go with the current form of these players.

Dale Steyn, Fawad Ahmed, Tabraiz Shamsi, Prgyan Ojha, Pravin Dubey, Bipul Sharma are some other players who remains Unsold in the Day-2 Auction of VIVO IPL 2018. Gowtham Krishnappa picked by Rajasthan Royals at surprising 6.2 Crore bid over him, while Royal challengers Bangalore booked Nathon-Coulter-Nile for VIVO IPL 2018. Sunrisers Hyderabad confirms Sachin Baby at 20 Lakh, while Pradeep sangwan got a new home of Mumbai Indians in VIVO IPL 2018.



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Abhishek Lohia

Abhishek Lohia is a Sports and Political Writer at Newsfolo. He has been working as a Journalist for 2 years and has previously worked at Sportsflu, Sportscafe, and some other Digital Channels. He covers the ruling BJP Government, civic bodies, and Indian politics. He also covers latest Sports News and Live Coverage. He is a graduate in Electrical Engineering from IPEC College, Sahibabad. He can be reached at; [email protected], you can also follow him on twitter @chiraglohia2

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