<img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-681441" alt="Chris-Lynn" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Chris-Lynn2.jpg" width="628" height="355" /> <p></p> <p></p>Australia s explosive batsman, <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/chris-lynn">Chris Lynn</a> has been snapped up by his former side Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) for INR 9.6 Cr. He has so far played 12 IPL matches, making 384 runs with a top-score of 93. Lynn in the ongoing BBL season has scored 127 at 42.33, with a high score of 63 not out. Lynn will be the second player to picked by KKR in this auction so far. They purchased Mitchell Starc for 9.4 Cr. <p></p> <p></p>A total of 578 players including 360 Indians will be available in this year s IPL auction that is being held at Bengaluru today and tomorrow. After 10 successful IPL editions, the teams will look forward to build their core once again. Expect a huge bidding war. Each team were given options to retain five players. <p></p> <p></p>After a two-year exile, <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/teams/chennai-super-kings/">CSK</a> and Rajasthan Royals RR are back in the fray.