IPL auction 2018 will see a total of 578 players go under the hammer on January 27 and 28 in Bangalore. The list of 578 players has been finalised by the IPL Governing Council. The eight franchises submitted their wishlist to the GC and they shortlisted the players. These player will know their in IPL on Saturday and Sunday. In IPL Auction 2018, a total of 360 Indian players including the likes of Yuvraj Singh, Gautam Gambhir, Harbhajan Singh, KL Rahul and Dinesh Karthik are available for the franchises. There are many foreign attractions as well but Ben Stokes is likely to be the most sought after player. Other players include Colin Munro, Glenn Maxwell and Kieron Pollard.
Apart from the international stars, their are many uncapped players who will be going under the hammer. The likes of Krunal Pandya, Deepak Hooda, Prithvi Shaw and Shubman Gill will be waiting for the auctions to know if they will get a contract or not.
Many of the international stars have the base price of Rs 2 crore. Even Indian stars like R Ashwin, Shikhar Dhawan, Gautam Gambhir and Yuzvendra Chahal have kept their price at Rs 2 crore. A surprise among all this is Washington Sundar who has kept his base price at Rs 1.5 crore. Here are the three pools of players who have a minimum base price of Rs 1 crore.
Rs 2 crore: R Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal, Shikhar Dhawan, Gautam Gambhir, Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik, M Vijay, Ajinkya Rahane, KL Rahul, Karn Sharma, Yuvraj Singh, Harbhajan Singh, Robin Uthappa, Rashid Khan, Pat Cummins, James Faulkner, Josh Hazlewood, Mitchell Johnson, Chris Lynn, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Mitchell Starc, Cameron White, Eoin Morgan, Liam Plunkett, Ben Stokes, David Willey, Chris Woakes, Corey Anderson, Brendon McCullum, Quinton de Kock, Colin Ingram, Angelo Mathews, Dwayne Bravo, Chris Gayle, Kieron Pollard.
Rs 1.5 crore: Aaron Finch, Amit Mishra, David Miller, Evin Lewis, Faf du Plessis, Harry Gurney, Hashim Amla, Jason Holder, Jason Roy, Jaydev Unadkat, Joe Root, Jonny Bairstow, Jos Buttler, Kagiso Rabada, Kane Williamson, Kuldeep Yadav, Kyle Abbott, Lendl Simmons, Mark Wood, Michael Klinger, Moeen Ali, Mohit Sharma, Moises Henriques, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Nathan Lyon, Peter Handscomb, Ravi Bopara, Shaun Marsh, Steven Finn, Travis Head, Trent Boult, Washington Sundar.
Rs 1 crore: Adam Zampa, Alex Hales, Andrew Tye, Ben Cutting, Carlos Brathwaite, Chris Jordan, Dale Steyn, Daniel Christian, Dwayne Smith, Jason Behrendorff, JP Duminy, Lasith Malinga, Manish Pandey, Mitchell McClenaghan, Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Siraj, Imran Tahir, Mustafizur Rahman, Parthiv Patel, Piyush Chawla, Sam Billings, Samuel Badree, Sanju Samson, Shakib Al Hasan, Shane Watson, Tim Southee, Tom Curran, Tymal Mills, Umesh Yadav, Vinay Kumar, Wriddhiman Saha.
Rs 75 lakh: Martin Guptill, Colin De Grandhomme, Yusuf Pathan, Naman Ojha, Ishant Sharma, Shardul Thakur, Johnson Charles, Darren Bravo, Usman Khawaja, Adil Rashid, Luke Ronchi, Lockie Ferguson, Adam Milne, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ross Taylor, Marchant De Lange, Morne Morkel, Joe Denly, Wayne Parnell, Daren Sammy, Samit Patel, Peter Siddle, Jerome Taylor
Rs 50 lakh: Ish Sodhi, Mandeep Singh, Saurabh Tiwary, Manoj Tiwary, Rishi Dhawan, Mohammad Nabi Eisakhil, Pawan Negi, Gurkeerat Singh, Jayant Yadav, Dhawal Kulkarni, Sandeep Sharma, Fawad Ahmed, Pragyan Ojha, Tabraiz Shamsi, Mujeeb Zadran, Niroshan Dickwella, Robbie Frylinck, Glenn Phillips, Nicholas Pooran, Chadwick Walton, Joe Burns, Anton Devcich, Faiz Fazal, Reeza Hendricks, Tamim Khan, Aiden Markram, Abhinav Mukund, Ashton Agar, Hilton Cartwright, John Hastings, Rovman Powell, Parvez Rasool, Mitchell Santner, Tom Latham, M Shahzad Mohammadi, Kusal Perera, Dinesh Ramdin, Shafiqullah Shafaq, Varun Aaron, Sreenath Arvind, Ben Laughlin, Barinder Sran, Billy Stanlake, Michael Beer, Keshav Maharaj, Aaron Phangiso, Lakshan Sandakan, Sachithra Senanayake, Rahul Sharma, Venugopal Rao, Upul Tharanga, Najibullah Zadran, Andre Fletcher, Asela Gunarathne, Ryan Mclaren, Irfan Pathan, Thisara Perera, Jon-Jon Smuts, Sean Abbott, Sheldon Cottrell, Ashoke Dinda, Matt Henry, Abhimanyu Mithun, Lungisani Ngidi, Joel Paris, Jhye Richardson, Farhaan Behardien, Jonathan Carter, Rayad Emrit, Mahmudullah, Dawid Malan, Andile Lucky Phehlukwayo, Vernon Philander, Dwaine Pretorius, Ronsford Beaton, Shannon Gabriel, Manpreet Grewal, Dane Paterson, Pankaj Singh, Kesrick Williams, Scott Kuggeleijn, Wiaan Mulder, Dilshan Munaweera, Ashley Nurse, Seekkuge Prasanna, Marlon Samuels, Dasun Shanaka, David Wiese, Parvinder Awana, Dushmanta Chameera, Beuran Hendricks, Nuwan Kulasekera, Praveen Kumar, Suranga Lakmal, Neil Wagner, Dawlat Zadran, Shapoor Zadran, Sikandar Butt, Graeme Cremer, Solomon Mire, Shabbir Rahaman, Abul Raju, Dhananjaya Silva, Paul Stirling, Isuru Udana, Vaughn Van Jaarsveld, Malcolm Waller, Scott Boland, Ben Hilfenhaus, Gulbadin Naib, Duanne Olivier, Munaf Patel, Seth Rance, Sudeep Tyagi, Ben Wheeler,
Rs 40 lakh: Jofra Archer, Deepak Hooda, Krunal Pandya, Vijay Shankar, Ishan Kishan, T Natarajan, Shahbaz Nadeem, Tom Cooper, Eklavya Dwivedi, Mitchell Swepson, Kevon Cooper, Thomas Helm, Rajat Bhatia, Michael Neser
Rs 30 lakh: Surya Kumar Yadav, Ben McDermott, Aniket Choudhary, Siddharth Kaul, Ankit Singh Rajpoot, Basil Thampi, Iqbal Abdullah, Anureet Singh Kathuria, Pradeep Sangwan, Alex Carey, Cameron Delport, Christiaan Jonker, Vishnu Solanki, Gurvinder Singh, Daniel Hughes, Alexander Ross, Roshon Primus, Javon Searless
Rs 20 lakh: Mayank Agarwal, Ricky Bhui, Shubman Gill, Ishank Jaggi, Siddhesh Lad, Himanshu Rana, Prithvi Shaw, Rahul Tripathi, Manan Vohra, Shivam Dube, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Harshal Patel, Nitish Rana, Darcy Short, Rahul Tewatia, Ankush Bains, Prashant Chopra, Sheldon Jackson, Nikhil Naik, Abhishek Sharma, Jitesh Sharma, Aditya Tare, Vishnu Vinod, Syed Khaleel Ahmed, Rajneesh Gurbani, Avesh Khan, Kulwant Khejroliya, Navdeep Saini, Murugan Ashwin, Tejas Baroka, KC Cariappa, Rahul Chahar, Shivil Kaushik, Gowtham Krishnappa, Sai Kishore Ravi Srinivaasan, Jagadeesha Suchith, Sachin Baby, Manjot Kalra, Anmolpreet Singh, Rinku Singh, Apoorv Wankhade, Pravin Dubey, Shivam Mavi, Bipul Sharma, Ankit Sharma, Swapnil Singh, Sayan Ghosh, Ishwar Pandey, Nathu Singh, Kedar Devdhar, CM Gautam, Srikar Bharat Kona, Jagadeesan Narayan, Anuj Rawat, Yuvraj Chudasama, Mihir Hirwani, Mayank Markande, Zahir Khan Pakteen, Akshay Wakhare, Tanmay Agarwal, Ankeet Bawane, Harpreet Bhatia, Unmukt Chand, Hiten Dalal, Armaan Jaffer, Amandeep Khare, Samarth Kumar, Virat Singh, Baba Aparajith, Deepak Chahar, Tajinder Dhillon, Shreyas Gopal, Akshdeep Nath, Atit Sheth, Shashank Singh, Hanuma Vihari, Arun Karthick Basker, Eklavya Dwivedi, Abhimanyu Easwaran, Chintan Gaja, Shreevats Goswami, Abhishek Gupta, Smit Patel, Mahesh Rawat, Jaskaranvir Singh Sohi, Hamza Tariq, Rahul Yadav, Abu Nechim Ahmed, Rishi Arothe, Ben Dwarshuis, Asif K M, Ravi Kiran Majeti, Chama Milind, Ishan Porel, Pawan Suyal, Aditya Thakare, Vikas Tokas, Harmeet Singh Baddhan, Bhargav Bhatt, Sarbjeet Singh Ladda, Sandeep Lamichhane, Mohan Prasath, Pradeep Sahu, Abhishek Sakuja, Ashok Sandhu, Pravin Tambe, Parikshit Valsangkar, Shivam Chauhan, Paras Dogra, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Sharad Lumba, Priyank Panchal, Sarthak Ranjan, Shubham Singh Rohilla, Paul Valthaty, Jay Bista, Mayank Dagar, Milind Kumar, A. Ashish Reddy, Anukul Roy, Kanishk Seth, Shivam Sharma, Dhruv Shorey, Vivek Singh, Lalit Yadav, Harvik Desai, Gitansh Khera, Sadiq Kirmani, Anmol Malhotra, Kyle Mayers, Dhruv Raval, Rohith Ravikumar, Mohammad Nazim Siddiqui, Mayank Sidhu, Sandeep Kumar Tomar, Subodh Bhati, Stephen Chipurupalli, Amit Mishra, Ronit More, Yarra Raj, Rahul Shukla, Jaskaran Singh, Oshane Thomas, Athisayaraj V, Sandeep Warrier, Zeeshan Ansari, Vinay Choudhary, Siddharth Desai, Shadab Hussain Jakati, Jiyas K, Varun Khanna, Alexandar Rama Doss, Rahil Shah, Rajwinder Singh, Ankit Soni, Mohammed Asaduddin, Rajesh Bishnoi Sr, Ravi Teja Dwaraka, Chirag Gandhi, Abhinav Manohar, Rohan Marwaha, Rajat Patidar, Akshath Reddy Produturi, Yash Sehrawat, Rassie Van Der Dussen, Akash Bhandari, Kunal Chandela, Aamir Gani, Chris Green, Mahipal Lomror, Yogesh Nagar, Riyan Parag, Jalaj Saxena, Himmat Singh, Baltej Dhanda, Armaan Jain, Mohsin Khan, Javed Khan, Prasidh Krishna, Lukman Hussain Meriwala, Domnic Muthuswamy, Veer Singh, Mukesh Kumar Singh, Arshdeep Singh, Jiwanjot Chauhan, Ravi Chauhan, Samit Gohil, Marcus Harris, Manprit Juneja, Ankit Lamba, Mayank Siddana, Ramandeep Singh, Abhijeet Tomar, Mehdi Hasan, Pankaj Jaswal, Kishore Kamath, Rohan Prem, Deepak Punia, Kshitiz Sharma, Manan Sharma, Pratyush Singh, Amit Verma, Vyshak Vijay Kumar, Aswin Crist, Royston Dias, Nidheesh M D Dinesan, Ashish Hooda, Umar Nazir Mir, Kushang Patel, Shelly Shaurya, Aaron Summers, Kartik Tyagi, Baba Indrajith, Sohraab Dhaliwal, Saurabh Kumar, Vignesh Moorthy, Arjun Nair, Karanveer Singh, Jack Wildermuth, Ajit Chahal, Ishwar Chaudhary, Deepak Chaudhary, Pradeep Dadhe, Tushar Deshpande, Shubek Gill, Babasafi Pathan, Monu Singh, Pradeep Thippeswam, Kuldip Yadav, Chaitanya Bishnoi, Nikhil Gangta, Kuldeep Hooda, Ankit Kaushik, Ashok Menaria, Ryan Ninan, Ninad Rathva, Siddhant Sharma, Mrinank Singh, Milind Tandon, Manjeetkumar Chaudhary, Junior Dala, Karan Thakur, Tanveer Ul Haq, Anurag Verma, Lizaad Williams, Lalit Yadav, Fabid Ahmed, Vinod CV, Manzoor Dar, Akhil Herwadkar, Anirudha Joshi, Aman Khan, Shamss Mulani, Salman Nizar, Mandeep Singh, Sagar Trivedi, Imtiaz Ahmed, Puneet Datey, Antony Dhas, Sidhant Dobal, Thomas Kaber, Midhun S, Shaurya Sanandia, Odean Smith, Shamar Springer, R Sanjay Yadav, Shubham Agrawal, Sumanth Bodapati, Writtick Chatterjee, Yomahesh Kumar, Anustup Majumdar, Sumit Ruikar, Dinesh Salunke, Jatin Saxena, Shreekant Wagh, Mohammed Bilal, Arun Chaprana, Pulkit Narang, Rajat Paliwal, Abhimanyu Rana, Vaibhav Rawal, Sarang Rawat, Rajesh Sharma, Arjun Sharma, Akash Sudan, Sandeep Bavanaka, Aryaman Vikram Birla, Khizar Dafedar, Pavan Deshpande, Gaurav Gambhir, Karan Kaila, Akash Parkar, Govinda Poddar, Shubham Ranjane, Sumeet Verma, Cameron Gannon, Patrick Kruger, Amit Mishra, Diwesh Pathania, Aditya Sarvate, Jaydev Shah, Amish Sidhu, Shadley Van Schalkwyk