After the day 1 of the auction for the 7th season of Indian Premier League, Yuvraj Singh of India is the most expensive player in the auction on Day 1 and probably the most expensive player of the season, since the team managements don’t have much money left, there is not much chance of any huge bid.
Yuvraj Singh was bagged by the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) for Rs 14 crore. The second most expensive player is the Indian middle-order batsman, Dinesh Karthik was bagged by the Delhi Daredevils (DD) for Rs 12.5 crore.
Kevin Pietersen was expected to be a big purchase in this year’s auction because of his availability for the entire season being certain, and Delhi Daredevils retained him for Rs 9 crore.
After the mentioned 7 players in the list (shown below), there is a number of players in the 8th position with the same price of 5 Crore. They are Robin Uthappa for KKR, Murali Vijay for DD and Michael Hussey for Mumbai Indians.
Here we take a look at the 7 most expensive players from Day 1 of IPL7 Auctions: