Indian Premier League Season 16 will be expected to start in the last week of March 2023. The IPL 2023 mini-auction is scheduled to take place in mid-December. Furthermore, The BCCI added two new teams ahead of IPL 2022, so you will see 10 teams in IPL 2023. Moreover, the IPL edition 2023 will feature 74 league matches with the same group stage and playoff format as the IPL 2022 and who will be the most expensive player this year. Now let’s discuss the Top 10 Highest-paid Cricketers in IPL ever.
KL Rahul is the Most Expensive Player in IPL 2022, and Rohit Sharma is in the second position of the most expensive player in the IPL. Previously, Virat Kohli was the Most Expensive Player in IPL 2021 at Rs 17.00 Crores.
Now we discuss the Highest-paid cricketers in the IPL. So please make sure you check out the below.
Top 13 Most Expensive Cricketers in IPL | All You Need to Know
These are the top 12 most expensive cricketers in the IPL.
As a result of being sold to the Punjab Kings for 18.5 crore rupees ($2.22 million), Sam Curran is the most expensive auction buy in the history of the Indian Premier League (IPL). He won the man of the tournament of the t20 WorldCup 2022.
In a transaction worth 17.5 crores (approximately $2.1 million), Australian cricketer Cameron Green joined the Mumbai Indians franchise.
KL Rahul is at the top of the list of Most Expensive Players in the Indian Premier League (IPL). He is currently the captain of the Lucknow SuperGiants, and Rahul is in the 2nd position among the most run-getters in IPL 2022. LSG Paid KL Rahul Rs 17.00 Crores (US$ 2.3 million approx.).
KL Rahul is a right-handed batsman, and Overall, in 109 matches, he has scored 2889 runs at an average of 48.01 and a strike rate of 136.22, with 31 fifties and a 4 century, his highest score in 132*.
Chennai Super Kings acquired Ben Stokes for 16.25 crores (roughly $1.95 million).
Rohit Sharma is an Indian international cricketer and an Indian cricket team captain. He is the most successful captain in the Indian premier league and 2nd position on the list of most expensive Cricketers.
He has helped Mumbai Indians to lift the title 5 times and will get 16 Crores as his IPL 2022 Salary. Overall, in 227 matches, he has scored 5879 runs with 40 fifties and a century, his highest score in 109*.
Rishabh Pant is the regular wicketkeeper of the Indian international cricket team. He plays for Delhi Capitals, and his salary in IPL is 16 crores. Rishabh was the first Indian player to get off the mark on his Test debut with a six.
Rishabh Pant is famous for his aggressive batting style and fearless approach to situations. He has 2838 runs out of 98 matches with 15 fifties and a century in an IPL career.
Ravindra Jadeja is an Indian international all-rounder cricketer. He is the highest-paid player of CSK in the IPL league and has retained INR 16 crore in IPL 2022 edition. Ravindra Jadeja Took 132 Wickets In 180 IPL innings with a Strike Rate of 24.28 and an Average of 30.79.
He played 210 IPL matches and scored 2502 runs. Ravindra Jadeja’s Highest Score in IPL is 62*. R Jadeja has 0 IPL centuries and 2 IPL half-centuries.
Ishan Kishan was Born on 18th July 1998 in Patna, Bihar. He is a left-handed opener; Kishan first came to fame in 2016 when he was picked to lead India in the u-19 World Cup held in Dhaka.
Ishan Kishan was roped in by Mumbai Indians (MI) for 15.25 crores which was the most expensive buy in IPL 2022 Auction.
He played 75 IPL matches and scored 1870 runs, and his Highest Score in IPL was 99. Kishan has 0 IPL centuries and 12 IPL half-centuries.
Rashid Khan is an Afghan international cricketer and a former national team captain who plays for Gujarat Titans in the Indian Premier League. He bowls right-arm leg spin and bats right-handed. Rashid Khan was picked by the Gujarat Titans ahead of the IPL 2022 Auction for 15 Crores.
Rashid had played 92 matches and scored 313 runs, at an average of 11.18 and a strike rate of 151.94. His highest score in an innings was 40. Lastly, He took 112 wickets in his IPL career.
Virat Kohli is an Indian cricketer and former captain of the Indian national cricket team. He is a right-handed batsman and plays for Royal Challengers Bangalore. He was the highest-paid cricketer, and his salary was Rs 15 crore in the Indian premier league.
Kohli is the first batsman to score 6624 runs in 223 matches, averaging 36.20. Furthermore, He won the orange cap in 2016 with his excellent league performance and scored the most 50+ runs in the IPL. He scored 5 centuries and 44 half-centuries in the IPL. Virat Kohli is the top-best batsman in the Indian premier league.
All-rounder Hardik Pandya is an Indian International cricketer. He is a right-handed batsman and a right-arm seamer. He was the captain of Gujarat Titans in IPL 2022 with a salary of 15 Crores.
Moreover, Pandya stands 5th on the list of the wealthiest athletes in India.
He had played 107 matches and scored a total of 1963 runs, at an average of 30.20 and a strike rate of 147.59. His highest score in an innings was 91. He took 50 wickets in his IPL career.
Sanju Samson is an Indian international cricketer and the captain of Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League. He is the best batsman of the Rajasthan Royals team, will again be the leader in IPL 2022, and will receive a salary of 14 Crores.
Sanju Samson played 138 IPL matches and scored 3526 runs in IPL. Sanju Samson’s Highest Score in IPL is 119. S Samson has 3 centuries and 17 half-centuries in his IPL career.
Deepak Chahar is an Indian international cricketer, right-arm medium-fast bowler, and bowling all-rounder. He was the second most expensive buy in IPL 2022 Auction with a bid amount of 14 Crores and featured for Chennai Super Kings.
He had played 63 matches and scored 79 runs, averaging 11.29, and he took 59 wickets in his IPL career.
Most Expensive IPL Player Ever
These are the most expensive IPL players ever.
Chris Morris became the most expensive player in the Indian Premier League (IPL) history when Rajasthan Royals bought him for a whopping INR 16.25 crore in IPL 2021.
Yuvraj Singh became the most expensive player in the Indian Premier League (IPL) history when Delhi Capitals bought him for a whopping INR 16 crore in IPL 2015.
Pat Cummins – Test Captain of the Australian Cricket Team, became the most expensive player in the Indian Premier League (IPL) history when Kolkata Knight Riders bought him for a whopping INR 15.5 crore in IPL 2020.
Kyle Jamieson became the 2nd most expensive player in the history of the Indian Premier League (IPL) when Royal Challengers Bangalore bought him for a whopping INR 15 crore in IPL 2021.
Ben Stokes became the most expensive player in the history of the Indian Premier League (IPL) when Rising Pune Supergiant bought him for a whopping INR 14.5 crore in IPL 2016.
Who is the highest-paid IPL player in 2022?
KL Rahul was the most expensive IPL player by Lucknow SuperGiants for Rs 17 crores (US$ 2.3 million approx.). in the 2022 Indian Premier League. He is the captain of the Lucknow SuperGiants. Rahul is in the 2nd position among the most run-getters in IPL 2022.
Who was unsold in IPL?
Suresh Raina and Steve Smith are two big players who were unsold in IPL 2022 Mega Auction, Held in Bengaluru on Saturday. Suresh Raina is an Indian former international cricketer, and Steve Smith is an Australian international cricketer.
The Indian Premier League is the most extensive and expensive in the world. Therefore, many famous overseas and domestic players played in this league, and the franchise’s highest amount of money to pay their players. This article discusses the highest-paid cricketer in the Indian Premier League (IPL).