Over 1.122 players will be going under the hammer during the auctions © BCCI
Over 1.122 players will be going under the hammer during the auctions © BCCI

IPL 2018 auctions is finally done and dusted. There were several presumptions and assumptions in place already about which player will be sold and who will go unsold. The interest towards IPL auctions have doubled with the return of Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR). Over 580 players went under the hammer. There were 169 players who were sold off which 56 were overseas players. There were three rounds conducted for unsold players. Surprisingly, Chris Gayle went unsold twice and was then picked for base price by Kings XI Punjab (KXIP). However, there were players like Joe Root, Hashim Amla, Lasith Malinga, Thisara Perera and now second highest run-getter in T20Is Martin Guptill, went unsold after several rounds.

Here are the list of unsold players:

List of Unsold Players
Name Price Country
Joe Root 1.5 crores England
Murali Vijay 2 crores India
Hashim Amla 1.5 crores South Africa
Martin Guptill 75 lakhs New Zealand
James Faulkner 2 crores Australia
Jonny Bairstow 1.5 crores England
Naman Ojha 75 lakhs India
Josh Hazlewood 2 crores Australia
Tim Southee 1 crore New Zealand
Ishant Sharma 75 lakhs India
Mitchell McClenaghan 1 crore New Zealand
Lasith Malinga 1 crore Sri Lanka
Ish Sodhi 50 lakhs New Zealand
Samuel Badree 1 crore West Indies
Adam Zampa 1 crore Australia
Shivam Dube 20 lakhs India
Jitesh Sharma 20 lakhs India
Nikhil Naik 20 lakhs India
Ben McDermott 20 lakhs Australia
Aditya Tare 20 lakhs India
Ankush Bains 20 lakhs India
Vishnu Vinod 20 lakhs India
Sheldon Jackson 20 lakhs India
Prashant Chopra 20 lakhs India
Rajneesh Gurbani 20 lakhs India
KC Cariappa 20 lakhs India
Sai Kishore 20 lakhs India
Tejas Baroka 20 lakhs India
Jagadeesha Suchith 20 lakhs India
Iqbal Abdullah 30 lakhs India
Shivil Kaushik 20 lakhs India
Alex Hales 1 crore England
Eoin Morgan 2 crores England
Shaun Marsh 1.5 crores Australia
Lendl Simmons 1.5 crores West Indies
Travis Head 1.5 crores Australia
Colin Ingram 2 crores South Africa
Moises Henriques 1.5 crores Australia
Corey Anderson 2 crores New Zealand
Rishi Dhawan 50 lakhs India
Dale Steyn 1 crore South Africa
Nathan Lyon 1.5 crores Australia
Pragyan Ojha 50 lakhs India
Fawad Ahmed 50 lakhs Australia
Tabraiz Shamsi 50 lakhs South Africa
Anmolpreet Singh 20 lakhs India
Bipul Sharma 20 lakhs India
Swapnil Singh 20 lakhs India
Pravin Dubey 20 lakhs India
Sayan Ghosh 20 lakhs India
Thisara Perera 50 lakhs Sri Lanka
Ishwar Pandey 25 lakhs India
Himanshu Rana 20 lakhs India
Nathu Singh 20 lakhs India
Praveen Dubey 20 lakhs India