IPL 2024 Auction: Mumbai Indians Buy Gerald Coetzee For A Whopping Price Of 5 crores
By SMCS - Dec 19, 2023 3:32 pm
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The Indian Premier League (IPL) mini-auction for the upcoming season of 2024 has been taking place in Dubai and it will be interesting to see how each of the teams finally shapes up. Here is what the Mumbai Indians (MI) are up to in the auctions.

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Mumbai Indians

Before Auction

Current squad: Hardik Pandya (Traded from GT), Rohit Sharma, Dewald Brevis, Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Tilak Varma, Tim David, Vishnu Vinod, Arjun Tendulkar, Shams Mulani, Nehal Wadhera, Jasprit Bumrah, Kumar Kartikeya, Piyush Chawla, Akash Madhwal, Jason Behrendorff, Romario Shepherd (Traded from LSG)

Players released: Arshad Khan, Ramandeep Singh, Hrithik Shokeen, Raghav Goyal, Jofra Archer, Tristan Stubbs, Duan Jansen, Jhye Richardson, Riley Meredith, Chris Jordan, Sandeep Warrier, Cameron Green (Traded to RCB)

Purse available: INR 17.75 crore

Player acquisition via trades: Hardik Pandya, Romario Shepherd

Overseas slots available: 4

Total available slots: 8

During Auction

1. Gerald Coetzee

The talented player has attracted some interest as he left a pretty good impression in the World Cup, showing himself to be a wicket-taking option and someone who can nip the ball around at a high pace. CSK made the opening bid, but Mumbai Indians bid 3.4 crores. LSG also showed some interest but MI grabbed him for 5 crores.

2. Dilshan Madushanka

He had a decent World Cup and Mumbai Indians picked him for a very good price of 4.60 Crore as well.

3. Shreyas Gopal

The talented spinner was bought by Mumbai Indians for his base price of 20 L.

Other players:

Nuwan Thushara (4.8 crores), Naman Dhir and Anshul Kamboj (20 L), Mohammad Nabi (1.5 crores), Shivalik Sharma (20 L),