Darren Sammy was sold for a whopping Rs. 2.8 crores to Royal Challengers Bangalore © IANS
Darren Sammy was sold for a whopping Rs. 2.8 crores to Royal Challengers Bangalore © IANS

West Indies marquee player and all-rounder, Darren Sammy was sold for a whopping Rs. 2.8 crores to Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 2015 IPL auctions being held at Bangalore on Monday. Sammy, who was based price for Rs. 1 crore was released by Sunrisers Hyderabad after a moderate season in 2014. Indian Premier League 2015 schedule: IPL 8 match time table with venue details

“The 2015 Pepsi IPL Player Auction will mark the beginning of the countdown to the eighth season of one of the most popular sporting events on the planet. The Auction promises to be eventful. The Franchises have returned to the drawing board, reworked plans and devised new strategies, over the previous few months. They will have the opportunity to bid for some of the biggest names in the game,” Ranjib Biswal was quoted to the iplt20.com.

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