Who is the most expensive player in IPL 2023

IPL Auction 2023: Sam Curran becomes most expensive player since 2008

As Sam Curran bid, record after record for the most expensive signing in IPL auctions fell.

In the 2023 auction, Sam Curran was the most expensive IPL player. The Punjab Kings bought him.

Curran was an attraction in the auction after becoming the Player of the Tournament in the 2022 T20 World Cup

Curran opted out of the IPL mega auction in February 2022, claiming his recovery from a back injury as the cause.

In the 2020 and 2021 seasons, the left-arm pacer played for Chennai Super Kings. Punjab Kings, who acquired him for Rs. 7.2 crore in 2019, gave him his IPL debut.

Curran has scored 337 runs at a strike rate of 149.78 in 32 games across three seasons. Additionally, Curran has 32 wickets at a 9.21 economy.