At the fast moving and busy world, one factor of entertainment and relaxation for most of the people is the IPL T20 tournament. It comes out with high expectations every year. Similarly in 2018 also the IPL fever is yet to begin and there are certain IPL 2019 high light.
No IPL ceremony this year
Generally, the IPL starts with the ceremony every year, but his the ceremony is canceled and the funds allocated for the ceremony will be donated for the families of the victims of the Pulwama terrorist attack.
Despite the clash, the IPL will be played
There was a despite that the IPL has to be scheduled in some other country and should not be played in India due to the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. But the committees refused it and have decided to play the IPL in India and that begins on March 23, 2019.
Low money for the auction of the players
Every year there will be player auctions and the IPL franchise, Mumbai Indians will usually target a huge sum of money during the player auction but this year surprisingly they have opted to invest only a low budget for the auctions.
Investment of Rajasthan Royals players
IPL franchise Rajasthan Royals is emphasis their investment in upcoming youngsters and also Indian cricket player in order to make a high impact. They have purchased Jaydev Unandkat, Indian Cricket player and purchased him for the Rs. 8.4 crore and purchased Varum Aaron, a fast blower for the sum of Rs. 2.4 crore and Oshane Thomas for 1.10 crore.
New players in the team of CSK
The next IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings was seemed to be inactive during the time of players’ auction. They invested in Rs. 5 cores for signing for the pace bowler Mohit Sharma and Rs 20 lakh with uncapped batsman Ruturaj Gaikward. These two players are the new ones in the list of the Chennai Super Kings.
The strength of the Kolkata Knight Riders
One of the strong team who left the trophy twice in the IPL history, Kolkata Knight Ridders is investing a sum of Rs 5 crore to have the service of West Indies, Carlos Braithwaite. Moreover, they targeted on the Kiwi pace bowler Lockie Ferguson from the team of Kings XI Punjab and signed with the sum of Rs 1.60 crore.
The eminent player was signed for several crores from the base price of several lakh
One of the most notable players in the IPL 2019 is Varun Chakaravarthy and he is the most expensive player to be bought this year. The base price set for him was Rs. 20 lakh and the final bid was Rs 8.4 crore. The 26-year player was bought by Punjab after the strong competition and war.
IPL 2019 has started with such interesting facts and with more expectation among the cricket lovers this year. The ultimate expectation is who is going to proudly hold the trophy in the IPL 2019? Let this remain as the question and wait till the day comes with an answer for it.