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From Ben Stokes to Trent Boult: Top 10 most expensive picks of IPL 2017 auction

Ben Stokes, Tymal Mills and Trent Boult dominated the IPL 2017 auction while Karn Sharma and T Natarajan were the big earners among the Indian players.

ipl 2017 Updated: Mar 27, 2017 17:55 IST
HT Correspondent
Ben Stokes,Tymal Mills,IPL 2017
Ben Stokes joined Rising Pune Supergiants for a mammoth amount of Rs 14.5 crore in the IPL 2017 auction.(Getty Images)

It was a good day for England at the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2017 auctions as all-rounder Ben Stokes and pacer Tymal Mills were the top earners among the players who went under the hammer. The franchises were specifically interested in bolstering their pace arsenal and as a result, New Zealand’s Trent Boult and South Africa’s Kagiso Rabada were picked up for impressive amounts. For India, Karn Sharma was the most expensive buy while T Natarajan, K Gowtham and Anirudh Choudhury were the big earners of the day.

Here’s a look at the top 10 expensive players in the IPL 2017 auction -

First Published: Feb 20, 2017 17:19 IST