IPL Mega Auction 2022: Most Expensive Signing By Every Team

IPL 2022, is all set to start its fifteenth season and is knocking on doors. The Mega-Auction 2022 has now ended and fans are thrilled by the addition of two new teams that is Lucknow Super Giants and Gujrat Titans. So let’s check IPL 2022’s most expensive signing by every team and which are the players.

List Of Most Expensive Players Signed By Every Team In IPL 2022

Mumbai Indians


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  • Ishan Kishan

Ishan Kishan is an Indian International Cricketer a left-handed opening batsman and wicket-keeper who plays for Jharkhand in domestic cricket and was also the captain of the under-19 Cricket World Cup (2016).

Kishan is the only player to cross the 15 crore mark. Ishan Kishan got picked by Mumbai Indians for Rs 15.25 crore, so far the most expensive player at IPL 2022 mega auction.

Mumbai Indians were silent throughout the auction but got buckled up to get the youngster in their vault.

Chennai Super Kings


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  • Deepak Chahar

Deepak Chahar right-arm medium-fast bowler and a lower-order batter plays for Rajasthan in domestic cricket and for CSK in IPL and has also made it in the list of most expensive players in the auction.

Chahar became the most expensive buy of Chennai Super Kings in the history of IPL for Rs 14 crore. Delhi Capitals and Sunrisers Hyderabad were also on the bidding war with CSK but by putting a pace CSK put a stop to their hopes.

Kolkata Knight Riders


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  • Shreyas Iyer

Shreyas Iyer Indian batsman plays for Mumbai in domestic cricket.

He comes third in the list of most expensive signings after getting sold to KKR for Rs 12.25 crore. The bidding war for him was between many teams that is RCB, DC, LSG, GT, and KKR.

Punjab Kings


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  • Liam Livingstone

Liam Livingstone is an English Cricketer and plays for the England Cricket Team since he made his debut in 2015, he is an opening batsman and a leg-break and off-spin bowler.

He became the most expensive player on the second day of the auction of Rs 11.5 crore. He is also the most expensive overseas player by crossing the 11 crore mark from the team Punjab Kings.

Delhi Capitals


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  • Shardul Thakur

Shardul Thakur is a medium-fast bowler and a right-handed batsman who also plays for Mumbai. He was acquired by Delhi Capitals for Rs10.75 crore in the IPL Mega Auction 2022.

The bidding war was between DC and Punjab Kings and in the end, he went to the Delhi Capitals.

Royal Challengers Bangalore 

  • Harshal patel and Wanindu Hasaranga

Harshal Patel is the captain of team Haryana and Indian international cricket who made his international debut on 19 November 2021. whereas Wanindu Hasaranga is a Sri Lan cricketer who plays for National Team.

Both RCB and Sunrisers were bidding for the player but RCB was in no mood to let go his leading wicket-taker. The base price went from 2 crores to 10.75 in no time and joined the costliest player list with Sri Lanka spinner Wanindu Hasaranga.

Sunrisers Hyderabad


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  • Nicolas Pooran

Nicolas Pooran plays for the West Indies Cricket Team in International Cricket and made his debut in 2016.

Pooran got picked by SRH for Rs 10.75 crores, last year he played for Punjab Kings. Both SRH and Kolkata Knight Riders were interested in the player but lastly got selected for SRH.

Lucknow Super Giants

  • Avesh Khan

The young pacer was picked by Lucknow Super Giants for a mouth whopping 10 crore rupees. Khan also became the most expensive uncapped player in this IPL auction.

Last season, he played for Delhi Capitals, but now will be playing for the new franchise Lucknow Super Giants.

Gujrat Titans


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  • Lockie Ferguson

Lockie Ferguson represents New Zealand National Team and plays first-class cricket for Auckland. Ferguson got sold to the debuting team Gujrat Titans for Rs 10 crore, earlier he played for Kolkata Knight Riders.

Rajasthan Royals


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  • Prasidh Krishna

Prasidh Krishna, an Indian Cricketer plays for Karnataka in domestic cricket. He is a fast bowler and made his international debut on 23 March 2021. Also, he made his IPL debut for KKR, this year the player got signed by Rajasthan Royals for Rs 10 crore.

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Payal Kumari
Payal Kumari
Payal Kumari is pursuing her bachelor's in journalism from St. Xavier's College, Ranchi. She is a sports enthusiast and currently pens down her thoughts for Sports Axle.


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