Tata IPL Auction Day 2: Total Rs551 crore spends on auction, Jofra Archer a surprise hit at Rs8 crore
- The Tata Indian Premier League 2022 auction that concluded late on Sunday night as 10 franchise teams battled it out for top players on 12th and 13th Februrary
As the Indian Premier League (IPL) player auctions concluded, ₹551.7 crore was spent on the entire auction with 204 players auctioned total. Sixty seven players were international, while the remaining were from India. On day two in Bengaluru, batsman Ajinkya Rahane was the first cricketer to be bagged by team franchise Kolkata Knight Riders for ₹1 crore. But the bidding wars heated up with 23-year-old English batter Liam Livingstone who was grabbed for ₹11.5 crore by Punjab Kings.
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