TATA IPL Mega Auction 2022: Ishan Kishan become the most expensive player in this year’s auction, sold at 15 Crore 25 Lakhs
Ishan Kishan did tend to be a hot property at the IPL 2022 auction as the teams bidded for him. Punjab Kings bidded far for him as they wanted him in their franchise. At last he was bought by Mumbai Indians for 15 Crores 25 Lakhs.
Gujarat Titans, Sunrisers Hyderabad moreover bid in the round.
Due to the outstanding performance of Kishan last year at the South Africa test series he will be given the position of captain in the team.
Mumbai Indians did not retain the highly-rated wicketkeeper batter as they went with Rohit Sharma, Japrit Bumrah, Suryakumar Yadav and Kieron Pollard as their 4 choices.
Kishan, who has scored 1452 runs at an impressive strike rate of over 135 in his IPL career, proved his big-hitting exploits and flexibility in the batting order during his stint with Mumbai Indians.
Keep in mind, Ishan was sold to Mumbai Indians for Rs 6.2 crore in the 2021 auction and with the youngster making a mark at the international level, he has certainly fetched more than Rs 10 crore.