IPL 2022 concluded for 1 day mega auction It was also full of excitement. This time a total of 1214 players had registered their names and a total of 600 players were shortlisted for the auction. In which uncapped and overseas players were also included from marquee players. This time a total of 10 teams took part in the mega auction and everyone placed bids on the players according to their mind and got them.
In the auction, not only the big players but also the players who created panic in the Under-19 World Cup, there was a ruckus. Some players had to be satisfied with the base price, while some became millionaires and millionaires overnight. As expected, the franchises lavished money on some uncapped players.
In this special article, we are going to talk about 5 Indian players involved in the Under-19 World Cup, who did not even take a while to become millionaires in the IPL 2022 auction. Let’s have a look at these players through this report…..
1. Raj Angad Bawa
The first name in this list comes in the name of Raj Angad Bawa, who played an important role in the victory of Team India in the final of the Under-19 World Cup 2022. To connect with their team, there was a tough competition between 2 teams. But, in the end, he managed to get Punjab Kings in the IPL auction. Even Angad Bawa, who landed with a base price of only 20 lakhs, would not have expected that he would become a millionaire directly in the very first auction.
Raj Bawa, son of Yuvraj Singh’s childhood coach, is also known for his right-arm fast bowling apart from batting left-handed. Even though his base price in this auction was 20 lakhs. But, Punjab Kings got him at 10 times the cost. After a long bidding war between Punjab, Mumbai and Hyderabad, Raj Bawa was won by Punjab for a huge amount of 2 crores. This is the same Raj Angad Bawa who broke England’s back in the final of the Under-19 World Cup.
On the strength of his all-round performance, he had made a special contribution in making India the champion for the 5th time. In the final match, he took 5 wickets for 31 runs and while batting, facing 54 balls in difficult times, played an important innings of 35 runs. His performance had proved that in the IPL 2022 Mega Auction, there will be a competition between the franchises for him and he will be bidding for crores.