IPL has started on 5th April, 2017 and it is already a big hit for Cricket lovers. Its a big platform for every player to show their worth. IPL give chance to many unknown players or can say local players too, who have not played in international cricket and give them a big money too. IPL auction always been a big buzz among cricket lovers and cricketers too. This year auction took place in Bengaluru 20th Feb. Ben Strokes of England been the highest paid cricketer with deal of Rs 14.5 Crore. Lets look at the most expensive cricketers of the IPL 2017
Highest Paid Cricketers of IPL 2017
AB de Villiers
A great batsman and captain of South Africa team was retained by RBC at Rs 9.5 Crore. He is one of the most stylish batsman of IPL who has proved his worth in every season. He will also lead RCB in absence of injured Virat Kohli.
A well known all-rounder of Indian team will lead IPL team Gujarat Lions and he was one of most expensive player of IPL who is retained by Gujarat Lions at sought services of Rs 12.5 Crore but he will receive only Rs 9.5 Crore.
Pollard a great all-rounder and a big hitter of West Indies is retained by Mumbai Indians at Rs 9.7 Crore. This guy all-rounder performance give strength to Mumbai Indians team and made him one of highest paid player of IPL 2017.
Gautam Gambhir of Indian team may be out of International Cricket for few years but that has not less his craze and value for KKR team. He is leading Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan owned team of IPL KKR at Rs 10 Crore.
A perfect combination of calm and aggressive batting is Rohit Sharma, leading Mumbai Indians. His captaincy and batting made Mumbai Indians to retain him at Rs 11.5 Crore making him one of highest paid player of this season.
Tymal Mill is a England team fast bowler and a new addition in this series of IPL. He is second England player who was sold a high price from base of Rs 50 Lakh to 12 Crore and yes, at 12 Crore he is bagged by RCB.
A marvelous Indian batsman who will play for Hyderabad team. His strong batting line made him the best player for 20-20 format cricket although he didn’t prove himself much in last seasons but we hope this season he will rock. He is retained at Rs 12.5 Crore by Hyderabad team SRH.
MS Dhoni is well-known Indian wicket-keeper of the world is retained by Rising Pune Supergiant at Rs 12.5 Crore. Although, he is not leading this year this team but his presence in team give strength to his teammate. This is type of a player he is. The most valuable and one of expensive of IPL 2017.
Ben is a England cricketer, who is bagged by Pune team at a whooping amount of Rs 14.5 Crore. This year he will also lead Rising Pune Supergiant team in matches.
Virat is a big cricketer of IPL 2017, he is leading Indian team in international cricket and will also lead RCB too. His love and aggression for cricket is loved in the world and this made RCB to retain him at Rs 15 Crore made him second most expensive player of this IP league 2017.