13 Indian players have kept their base price as Rs 2 crore for the mega-auctions of the cash-rich Indian Premier League (IPL) season 11.
The list includes marquee players namely Ravichandran Ashwin, Gautam Gambhir, Shikhar Dhawan, Ajinkya Rahane, Harbhajan Singh, Yuvraj Singh, Murali Vijay, KL Rahul, Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik, Robin Uthappa, Yuzvendra Chahal and Karn Sharma.
Incidentally, a total of 36 players are in the top bracket of Rs 2 crores, which also include 23 overseas players.
The much-anticipated player auction list has a total of 578 players that will go under the hammer on January 27 and 28 in Bengaluru.
The final list of 578 players consists of 360 Indian players – 62 capped and 298 uncapped – 218 foreign players. Among overseas players, 182 are capped, 34 are uncapped and 2 are from Associate Nations.
With 18 players already retained by the eight franchises in Mumbai on January 4, a total of 182 slots are up for grabs during the auction.