The player's auction for the 14th edition of the IPL holds many records. The record of the most expensive player of IPL is also made in this auction. Rajasthan Royals bought South Africa all-rounder Chris Morris at a huge price of 16.25 crores.
For the first time in IPL history, four players have received more than 14 crores in a season. In IPL 2021, Chris Morris, Kayle Jameson, Jay Richardson, and Glenn Maxwell have received more than 14 crores.
Off-spinner Krishnappa Gautam became the most expensive uncapped player in IPL history. He was bought by CSK for 9.25 crores. Earlier this record was recorded in the name of Krunal Pandya, who was bought by Mumbai Indians for 8.80 crores by Mumbai.
With this, Krishnappa Gautam is the first player in IPL history to get 46.25 times more than his base price. Australia's Riley Meredith was also successful in making a record of becoming the most expensive uncapped foreign player in IPL history. In this case, Riley Meredith (8 crores) broke the record of Joffra Archer (7.2 crores).