IPL Auction 2023 – Sam Curran sets history as he became IPL Auction history’s most expensive buy at Rs 18.5 crore.

Earlier, Sam Curran was mention in Sportsmania’s previous piece about top 5 players who could get big paycheck in IPL 2023 Auction.

Check out our top 5:

  • Ben Stokes
  • Sam Curran
  • Cameroon Green
  • Nicholas Pooran
  • Rilee Rossouw
IPL Auction top 5 players
IPL Auction top 5 players – IPL Auction 2023 – Sam Curran sets history

And the England all-rounder did make it to the big stage in the latest auction. 24-year-old Curran easily surpassed South Africa’s Chris Morris who was purchased Rajasthan Royal for Rs 16.25 crore.

Top 5 buys of IPL 2023 Auction as Sam Curren topped the list and set history

Top 5 buys in IPL 2023 Auction
IPL Auction 2023 – Sam Curran sets history- Top 5 buys in IPL 2023 Auction
  1. Sam Curran – Punjab Kings – Rs 18.5 crore
  2. Cameron Green – Mumbai Indians – Rs 17.5 crore
  3. Ben Stokes – Chennai Super Kings – Rs 16.25 crore
  4. Nicholas Pooran – Lucknow Super Giants – Rs 16.0 crore
  5. Harry Brook – Sunrisers Hyderabad – Rs 13.25 crore

Following the successful buy, Sam himself took it to Twitter to celebrate:

“Back to where it all started! Looking forward to it.”

The Surrey cricketer used to represent Punjab back in 2019, that’s why this is is a fine reunion for both sides.

Meanwhile, Cameron Green found his place in world’s biggest cricket league as Mumbai Indians snapped him after a tense bidding war.

The 23-year-old became the highest bid of the day at Rs 17.5 crore.

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