There was a massive hype around the auction where players were up for grabs. It turned out to be dramatic as we got a few surprises and then some talented Indian cricketers were rewarded for their consistency. Some overseas players bagged whopping amounts, while Arjun Tendulkar got picked by Mumbai Indians.

But what like always made news was the most expensive players:

Krishnappa Gowtham: Well-known for his hard-hitting abilities, the Karnataka all-rounder Krishnappa Gowtham was sold to Chennai Super Kings for Rs 9.25 crore. He became the most expensive uncapped Indian player in IPL history. He was bought by Chennai Super Kings.

Glenn Maxwell: The Australian always roped in the big bucks at the auction. released by Punjab Kings, Maxwell got what he wanted. He wanted RCB and that is where he will go. He was bought for a whopping Rs 14.25 cr. He is a T20 specialist and RCB would hope he delivers.

Chris Morris: He had a field day. The South African all-rounder became the most expensive player in the history of the league, edging Yuvraj Singh. He was bought for a staggering Rs 16.25 cr by Rajasthan Royals.

Kylie Jamieson: