All the cricket fans and followers are eagerly waiting and want to know who will be the highest bidder in the IPL matches to be played this year, and everyone is looking forward to the day when the players will be auctioned.
Now the date of the auction is close so now the result of the auction will be revealed soon and we all will come to know about the player who will be bid for the highest.
IPL is the most exciting and one of the most entertaining tournaments in India. It’s a cricket league that has grabbed the attention of huge fans around the globe.
Now, the countdown to the IPL 2022 mega auction has begun. On February 12 and 13 the auctions are going to be held at Bengaluru on behalf of BCCI in which a total of 590 players from 15 countries are going to participate. Before the auction, 10 teams have already been added.
Rohit Sharma will be the center of attraction as he became the new captain in all forms of cricket and also he proved one of the most successful captains in IPL.
Mumbai Indians had got the champion’s trophy 5 times under his captaincy. CSK got the winner’s title four times just due to MS Dhoni. Whereas, the team that was captained by Virat Kohli did not win a single title yet. And he is no longer the captain of the RCB.
Actually, Kohli has been a part and playing for the Royal Challengers Banglore since 2008 till now. As Kohli is a fantastic cricket player so has placed among the best and highest-paid player’s list in IPL. In the season of 2008, Kohli was getting Rs. 12 Lakhs as a salary from IPL.
After that, he proved himself an electrifier with his on-field extraordinary performances. Hence, he became the captain of the team and his salary bar has also increased.
Now, he has been retained for Rs 15 crore in the current season. Therefore, his salary has increased 125 times as compared to 2008. Kohli as a player has not won the T20 league title so far. Still he is earning so high in IPL.
Let’s read about other players:
Rohit got 3 crores:
In 2008, Rohit Sharma was representing the Deccan Chargers and he was getting Rs 3 crore. In 2011, he joined Mumbai Indians and is still playing with the same team.
For IPL 2022, the team has retained him for Rs 16 crore where Rohit’s salary has increased by almost 5 times as compared to 2008. In comparison with the last season, Rohit has got 15 crores.
Dhoni will make a profit of 6 crores:
Since 2008, MS Dhoni has been representing the team of Chennai Super Kings. But in 2016 and 2017 the team was banned for 2 years. Afterward, Dhoni had landed from Pune’s side.
In 2008, Dhoni’s IPL salary was 6 crores. Now, for the current season, the team has retained him for 12 crores. It means that Dhoni’s salary has increased only by 6 crores.
In the last season, he used to get 15 crores. So, the overall salary of Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, and Dhoni has earned more than Rs 150-150 crore and MS Dhoni is at the top right now.