The England duo of Ben Stokes and Tymal Mills were the stars of the IPL 2017 as they went for Rs 14.5 crore and Rs 12 crore respectively. Kagiso Rabada was taken by Delhi Daredevils for Rs 5 crore. Karn Sharma became the highest Indian player to be bid in the auction till now as he was picked up by Mumbai Indians for Rs 3.2 crores, followed by T Natarajan who went for Rs 3 crore to KXIP.
The 2017 IPL Auction will witness 356 players go under the hammer. With a maximum of 27 players allowed in every squad with nine overseas players, the eight franchises will be weighing their options. Kings XI Punjab have the highest auction purse with Rs 23.1 crores. Mumbai Indians have the least purse with Rs 11.5 crores.
Where to watch live
The 2017 IPL Auction will be scheduled for a 9.00am IST start. Live Streaming and live TV information is below.
Live TV: The IPL Player Auction will be broadcast live on Sony Six and Sony Six HD
Live Streaming: Hotstar.com
One can also follow live updates on hindustantimes.com/sports