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Dashing batter Shreyas Iyer and the multi-skilled Shardul Thakur are expected to laugh their way to the bank as two of the costliest buys in the history of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 when the last mega-auction commences in Bengaluru on Saturday (February 12). The 10 teams in the league, following the addition of Gujarat Titans and Lucknow Supergiants, will be bidding heavily for the Indian players in a list of 600 cricketers, including 227 overseas candidates up for grabs during the two-day event.
Lord Shardul Thakur is going under the hammer. Punjab Kings open the bid for the Lord and Gujarat Titans enter the race. Punjab have backed out and Delhi Capitals have joined the race. Wait a minute, Punjab enter the bidding war again. And no surprise, Chennai Super Kings look to get Shardul back. It seems like Chennai has backed out but Punjab and DC are battling hard as Lord Shardul has breached the 10 crore mark. And Delhi Capitals sign Shardul Thakur For INR 10.75 Crore.