Inform Batsmen Colin Munro sold Rs 1.90 Crores for DD.
The fact that England's players are going to be available for the majority of the competition - which wasn't the case in previous years - should also ensure that the auction gets similarly lively when Buttler's name comes out of the hat.
With ₹2 crore as the highest reserve price, 36 players, including 13 Indians, have opted for the top bracket. All-rounder Chris Lynn was sold for Rs 9.60 crore to the Kolkata Knight Riders. The big market buys, however, began in the third round as they went big on the Indian capped batsmen.
Proceedings will start at 9 a.m. IST (3:30 a.m. GMT) and as many as 198 players could be sold in the course of the auction as all eight franchises look to build a title-winning team and add stars to the players they have already retained.
Stokes reunites with Australia captain Steve Smith, who was also at Pune a year ago. We have somebody like a [Dwayne] Bravo, Faf [du Plessis] and Brendon McCullum [on the radar].
It was a thoroughly disappointing day for perhaps the most successful and destructive T20 batsman - Chris Gayle. "He is an invaluable asset and a prize pick, there is no debate about that", Delhi Daredevils chief executive Hemant Dua told AFP.
Indian spinner Ravichandran Ashwin went for $1.19 million to Kings XI Punjab. Perhaps to convert that into a bit of a cultural exchange - attested to by quips from IPL governing chairman Rajeev Shukla and Punjab co-owner Preity Zinta during one of the press conferences held on the day - Harbhajan Singh was paid Rs 2 crore to embark on an expedition towards the Indian Ocean, at the end of which hung a bright yellow jersey. Chris Gayle was unsold as no team started the bid.
The opening day of the auction also witnessed some shockers.
Back in the IPL fold after missing two seasons, Rajasthan Royals played their cards judiciously to ensure they have a team the fans can connect with while they retain their own unique flavour.
"I hate missing games of cricket for England". RCB may use RTM for KL Rahul and Yezuvendra Chahal. The South African is a superb package in T20 cricket - he opens the batting, hits the ball hard, scores all around the ground and is a very fine wicketkeeper. As some of the bigger teams like Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings remained quiet, Kings XI Punjab were out showing interest in nearly all the players who were called out.
Archer has come from nowhere to earn something approaching cult status in this winter's Big Bash and could, like Stokes, become one of the highest priced players at a marathon auction that will see 578 players go under the hammer.
Rajasthan Royals got hold of Stokes for a whopping Rs 12.50 crore to outbid Kolkata Knight Riders, Chennai Super Kings and Kings XI Punjab.
KKR have the option of using a "Right to Match" for their talismanic skipper, Gautam Gambhir, and it is entirely possible that the management figured that using a "Right to Match" was the best option for the team to have more flexibility with their budget. Rahul was previously with Rising Pune Supergiant, where his top score was 93.
French Foreign Minister Le Drian on Tuesday joined Tillerson in expressing his concern about Turkey's military operation in Afrin. After a chemical weapons attack was carried out in April 2017, the United States launched almost 60 Tomahawk missiles into Syria.
The message confirmed the shooting at Italy High School , and stated that one person was shot and taken to the hospital. Students were moved by bus to a nearby elementary school, where they'll be dismissed when police say it's safe.
In contrast, Mr Trump said: "The dollar is going to get stronger and stronger and ultimately I want to see a strong dollar ". Mnuchin reportedly said that a weaker dollar is good for the United States economy as it will boost trade and opportunities.
Keys also was learning to live in the present again, after a dispiriting loss to her good friend in the 2017 US Open final. Keys matched her opponent with 13 winners, but made 25 unforced errors to the German's seven.
Eugenie, 27, will tie the knot with the daughter of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson at St George's Chapel in the autumn. Yes, the pair who met back in 2010 are now set to Wednesday in a lavish ceremony in St George's Chapel later this year.
Azar also previously served as HHS secretary from 2005 to 2007, where he helped to implement Medicare Part D. Carper said he remains concerned about Azar's perspectives on Medicaid and the Affordable Care Act.
Perry turned out to be the victim of the mysterious death that plagued the first season of the HBO series. Triple Oscar victor Meryl Streep is officially joining the cast of Big Little Lies , season two.
Elton John to Retire From the Road After 3-Year Tour
A video posted on Elton's Twitter page has also teased that he will be "embarking on the next phase of his creative journey". It will be his global farewell tour but it will take several years to complete and will include 300 shows.
Mark E Smith, Singer of The Fall, Dies at 60
Last year, Smith cancelled The Fall's USA tour after suffering from "bizarre and rare medical issues". His death was previously wrongly announced by the BBC in March previous year , on his 60th birthday.
Ten Players We Want to See in the New XFL
McMahon announced when the XFL launches in 2020, it will include eight teams with 40 man active rosters. This method infamously resulted in multiple injuries to players before the game had even begun.
Move over, Dolly: Monkeys cloned; a step closer to people?
It was also only successful in transferring nuclei from fetal cells , not adult cells such as the ones Dolly was cloned from. The cloning technique is also expensive and not very efficient - over 70 embryos were implanted in 21 surrogate mothers.
Upside to federal shutdown
We are prioritizing access to the most accessible and most iconic areas of parks and public lands. A government shutdown could disproportionately harm those communities if parks remained closed.
Edmund ousts Seppi to enters quarterfinals
He is a young man, he knows what he wants and he has a great temper. "I'm just really focused right now on my side of the court". Next up, in uncharted territory, will be the victor of the upcoming blockbuster of Nick Kyrgios against Grigor Dimitrov .