List of most expensive players of IPL

Making milestone with the bat and bowl is the trend of the cricket but with the bag is the trend of IPL. In the World of cricket a player becomes famous for its bowling or batting but in IPL there is a superset or we may say a unique set of it which includes the price bag gained by him in the auction.

Every year one or another player makes the milestone of the expensive player by bagging the highest total in terms of amount and is postered on the walls of IPL of that session. A new batch is been hang every time with a new IPL Auction done and here is a list of the Most Expensive Player of every session from the starting of the IPL 2008 to till date.

2008

MS Dhoni

Chennai Super Kings-9.5 Cr

In the year 2008 MS Dhoni played 14 innings making a total of 414 runs including 2 fifties with a highest of 65* with an average of 41.4 calculating a strike rate of 133.55. For Detailed Analysis of MSD click here.

2009

 Andrew Flintoff

Chennai Super Kings-10 Cr

Andrew Flintoff played just 3 innings in 2009 with a total of 62 runs with a strike rate of 116.98. He has taken 4 catches in the field.

2010

Shane Bond

Kolkata Knight Riders-5 Cr

By playing in 8 matches in 31 before he conceded 224 runs by taking 9 wickets with a best of 2/24 calculating an economy of 7.93.

Keiron Pollard

Mumbai Indians-5 Cr

Keiron Pollard played 14 innings making a total of 273 runs with strike rate of 185.71 and a highest of 45* runs with the bat. From bowl, he took 15 wickets by conceding 274 runs in 37 over with a best of 3/17.

2011

Gautam Gambhir

Kolkata Knight Riders-11.05 Cr

Gautam Gambhir played 15 matches in this year and scored 378 including 2 fifties with a strike rate of 119.24 and a highest of 75* on the board.

2012

Ravindra Jadeja

Chennai Super Kings-9.2 Cr

Batting in 14 innings he made 191 runs with a highest of 48 on the board. With the bowl, he took 11 wickets in 35 matches conceding 273 runs with a best of 5/16.

2013

 Glenn Maxwell

Mumbai Indians-6.5 Cr

Glenn Maxwell played only 3 matches with a total of 36 runs with a strike rate of 133.33 on the board.

2014

Dinesh Kartik

Delhi Daredevils-12.5 Cr

He played 14 innings in which he scored 325 including 3 fifties, a highest of 69 with a strike rate of 125.97.

2015

Yuvraj Singh

Delhi Daredevils-16 Cr

He played 13 innings with a total of 249 including 2 fifties with a strike rate of 118.57 and took 1 wicket in 9 over with a best of 1/14.

2016

MS Dhoni

Rising Pune Supergiants-12.5 Cr

MS Dhoni played 12 innings with a score of 284 runs with a highest of 64* on the board calculating a strike rate of 135.24. For detailed analysis click here.

2017

Ben Stokes

Rising Pune Supergiants-14.5 Cr

In 11 innings he scored a total of 316 runs including 1 century and 1 fifty with the highest total of 103* calculating a strike rate of 142.99.

2018

Ben Stokes

Rajasthan Royals-14.5 Cr

This time it was 2 Crore less than the previous session for Ben Stokes but still, he bags the highest of any of the player in IPL 2018.

All the camps and the members are selected now only the performance of them is left to see and the fans club are waiting for the day to enjoy the thrill of IPL.

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