Although teams bought good players with their money, the bidding war meant some of them might be buying players at inflated prices. Here are four of the worst offers made to recruit foreign players in the 2021 IPL auction.
Moeen Ali is useful with the ball and the bat, but probably not worth the paycheck he got in the IPL 2021 auction. He recently had a moderate overall outing in the second test between India and England to Chennai. Maybe CSK needed his services in 2021 to form a good combination of teams, but his bid price of Rs 7 crore seemed a bit higher, especially considering players like Shakib Al Hasan. , a top all-rounder, was purchased for Rs 3.20 crore.
Maxwell’s prize of Rs 14.25 crore was based solely on his proven abilities in white ball cricket. However, he had a lukewarm outing for Kings XI Punjab (now Punjab Kings) last season, and although he gave some glimpses of his potential, he didn’t set the last edition of the Big Bash on fire. League.
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If he was enjoying a prolific season his purchase would have been worth it, but considering all the outside considerations and his form, the price seemed too high.
Morris, 33, is experienced, intelligent and consistent. He is a sagacious performer in T20 cricket. But is it so spectacular to attract a price tag of 16.25 crore? Maybe the Rajasthan Royals thought so.
The fast bowler has been in good shape with the ball lately and has been a consistent player in the Big Bash League. Yet in the IPL where competition for seats is higher, its purchase price of Rs 14 crore seemed a bit too much.