IPL 2024 Auction: Best Sold Playing 11

IPL 2024 Auction was completed on 19th December at Dubai’s Coca-Cola Arena. All 10 franchises filled their squads and spent more than INR 200 Crore in the Mini Auction. Also, this IPL 2024 Auction created history by registering the two most expensive bids including Mitchell Starc’s INR 24.75 Crore by KKR, and Pat Cummins’s INR 20.50 Crore by SRH.

Starc and Cummins owned this year’s Mini IPL Auction, also the fact is that Starc will be returning to IPL after 9 years, and Pat Cummins took a break from the IPL 2023 season due to workload management still they were the heroes of this auction. After the auction, everyone talks about the best playing 11 of the franchises but here’s the Best Playing 11 from the Sold players.

IPL 2024 Auction: Best Sold Playing 11

Top-Order: Travis Head, Rachin Ravindra, and Manish Pandey.

Two left-handers Travis Head and Rachin Ravindra, can contribute with the ball as well would be the best choice openers who can also make the most of the powerplay restrictions. Both played an important role in the success of their respective nations in the indian conditions of the recent ODI World Cup 2023. Then, Manish Pandey at 3 would be the best one who can absorb pressure. This combo could be one of the best IPL 2024 Auction’s Top orders which was sold.

Middle-Order: Shahrukh Khan, Ramandeep Singh, Srikar Bharat (WK), and Wanindu Hasaranga.

In the middle order, there would be players who will strengthen the lineup to some more extent particularly while finishing the game. Shahrukh, Ramandeep, and Bharat could help in the middle overs a lot. Hasaranga a multi-talented player who can also do some clean hitting would be a blessing in disguise.

Lower-Order: Shreyas Gopal, Umesh Yadav, Mitchell Starc, Harshal Patel.

The lower order will consist of some bowling specialists, who will help the team in crucial breakthroughs. Umesh and Starc can dominate the powerplay overs with the handling of the new ball very well. Also, in the middle Shreyas and Hasaranga can take care of the middle overs along with the help of either Ramandeep or Rachin. Harshal Patel with his variations and Starc with his yorkers could be crucial during death overs. This could be the IPL 2024 auction’s best bowling combo.

Impact/Substitutes: Sameer Rizvi, Gerald Coetzee, Rovman Powell, Chetan Sakariya.