Australian pacer Pat Cummins was bought by the Kolkata Knight Riders for a whopping Rs 15.50 crore, while his teammate all-rounder Glenn Maxwell was sold to Kings XI Punjab for Rs 10.75 crore after fierce bidding with Delhi Capitals. Cummins has become the most expensive foreign buy in the history of IPL so far. Another big buy at the auction was South African Chris Morris, who was sold for Rs 10 crore to Royal Challengers Bangalore. West Indies pacer Sheldon Cottrell, with a base price of Rs 50 lakh, fetched a winning bid of Rs 8.50 crore from Kings XI Punjab.
Mumbai Indians bagged Chris Lynn for Rs 2 crore, while England ODI and T20 captain Eoin Morgan was purchased by Kolkata Knight Riders for Rs 5.25 crore during the IPL 2020 auction that was held in Kolkata. The bidding process saw a total of 338 players go under the hammer, most of whom went unsold.