IPL auction 2012: Jayawardene goes to Delhi Daredevils for USD 1.4 million

Mahela Jayawardene lead Kochi Tuskers Kerala in the fourth edition of Getty ImagesIPL

By CricketCountry Staff

Bengaluru: Feb 4, 2012

Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene was purchased by Delhi Daredevils for USD 1.4 million and Muttiah Muralitharan was snapped up by Royal Challengers Bangalore for USD 220, 000 in the Indian Premier League auction in Bengaluru on Saturday.

Brendon McCullum returned to the Kolkata Knight Riders. McCullum, who had a base price of USD 400,000 was purchased by Kolkata Knight Riders for USD 900,000.

England pacer James Anderson was unsold.