Most Expensive Bowlers in IPL 2022 Mega Auction: Indian cricketer Deepak Chahar who bagged 67 wickets in his IPL career so far becomes the top player in the list of most expensive bowlers in IPL 2022 mega auction.
Chennai Super Kings who released Deepak Chahar ahead of IPL 2022 Mega Auction ropes him back after a tough bid war on the mega auction.
In the recently concluded IPL 2022 Mega Auction, Ishan Kishan holds the top position in the list of most expensive players in IPL 2022 Mega Auction.
New Zealand cricketer Lockie Ferguson who holds the third position in the list of most expensive bowlers in IPL 2022 mega auction becomes the most expensive overseas bowler of the IPL 2022 mega auction.
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IPL 2022 Mega Auction Top Buys – Overview
|Category||Player||Price in IPL 2022 Auction||Team|
|Most Expensive Player||Ishan Kishan||INR 15.25 crores||MI|
|Most Expensive Batter||Shreyas Iyer||INR 12.25 crores||KKR|
|Most Expensive Bowlers||Deepak Chahar||14 crores||CSK|
|Most Expensive All-rounder||Liam Livingstone||INR 11.5 crores||PBKS|
|Most Expensive Wicketkeeper||Ishan Kishan||INR 15.25 crores||MI|
|Most Expensive overseas player||Liam Livingstone||INR 11.5 crores||PBKS|
|Most Expensive Uncapped player||Avesh Khan||INR 10 crores||LSG|
|Most Expensive capped player||Ishan Kishan||INR 15.25 crores||MI|
Most Expensive Bowlers in IPL 2022 Mega Auction
Check out the top 10 players in the list of most expensive bowlers in IPL 2022 mega auction.
|Player Name||IPL 2022 Team||Price in INR||Base Price INR||Nationality|
|Deepak Chahar||CSK||14.0 Crores||2 Cr||India|
|Shardul Thakur||DC||10.75 Crores||2 Cr||India|
|Lockie Ferguson||GT||10 Crores||2 Cr||New Zealand|
|Prasidh Krishna||RR||10 Crores||1 Cr||India|
|Avesh Khan||LSG||10 Crores||20 Lakh||India|
|Kagiso Rabada||PBKS||9.25 Crores||2 Cr||South Africa|
|Trent Boult||RR||8.0 Crores||2 Cr||New Zealand|
|Josh Hazlewood||RCB||7.75 Crores||2 Cr||Australia|
|Mark Wood||LSG||7.50 Crores||2 Cr||England|
|Yuzvendra Chahal||RR||6.50 Crores||2 Cr||India|
In January 2018, he was bought by Chennai Super Kings in the 2018 IPL auction. In the 2018 season, Chahar on playing 12 matches has picked 10 wickets and becomes a key player of the 2018 IPL winning team.
In the 2019 season, Chahar picked 22 wickets on playing 17 matches. In 2020, Chahar picked 12 wickets where CSK filed to enter into qualify. In the followed season Chahar picked 14 wickets and plays an important role in CSK’s fourth IPL trophy-winning season.
Thakur was signed by Kings XI Punjab at the 2014 IPL player auction ahead of the 2015 season of the Indian Premier League and made his debut against Delhi Daredevils, taking one wicket in his four overs.
In March 2017, he was acquired by Rising Pune Supergiants for the tenth season of the IPL and in January 2018, was bought by Chennai Super Kings ahead of the next season.
In 2019 Chennai reached the IPL final. Thakur took two wickets but was out off the final ball of the match with two runs required for victory.
In February 2022, he was bought by the Delhi Capitals for INR 10.75 crores in the auction for the 2022 Indian Premier League tournament.