Sam Curran most EXPENSIVE player in IPL history as Punjab Kings buys all-rounder for INR 18.50 cr

IPL 2023 auction: Sam Curran became the most expensive player of all time in IPL history when he joined Punjab Kings for a staggering Rs 18.50 crore.

Sam Curran was the name on everyone's lips ahead of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 auction,

the player of the tournament of T20 World Cup 2022 became the most expensive player in the history of IPL.

Curran joined Punjab Kings, who forked up a whopping Rs 18.50 crore to sign the English all-rounder.

Regarding Curran, he outperformed all previous earnings records in the IPL.

Rajasthan Royals, Mumbai Indians, Chennai Super Kings, and Punjab Kings came out all guns blazing, sparking a bidding war for Curran.

After much deliberation, Mumbai Indians and Rajasthan Royals cooled off their interest as the bidding reached INR 15 crore