IPL 6 Auction: As it happened...
Zeenews Sports Bureau
# Matt Prior (England) unsold. This concludes the proceedings.
# Kushal Janith Perera sold to Rajasthan for USD 20,000.
# Aaron Finch, John Hastings also fail to find any takers.
# Ryan McLaren (SA) sold to Kolkata for USD 50,000.
# Jason Holder (WI) sold to Chennai for USD 20,000 (BP).
# No takers for Adam Voges (Aus), Rory Kleinveldt (SA), Ben Cutting (Aus) and Dinesh Chandimal (SL).
# Clint McKay (Aus) sold to Sunrisers for USD 100,000.
# Akila Dananjaya (SL) sold to Chennai for USD 20, 000 (BP).
# Rangana Herath (SL), Matthew Wade (Aus), Stephen O'Keefe (Aus), Josh Hazlewood (Aus), Doug Bollinger (Aus), Martin Guptill (NZ) remain unsold.
# Dan Christian (Aus) sold to Bangalore for USD 100,000.
# Ravi Bopara (Eng) still unsold.
# Jacob Oram (NZ) sold to Mumbai Indians for USD 50,000 (Base Price).
# 22 players have been selected from the pool of unsold. They'll now go under hammer.
# The session has ended. Now, those unsold will be up for grabs.
# Kane Richardson of Australia bought by Pune Warriors for a whopping USD 700,000!
# Ben Laughlin sold to Chennai for USD 20,000.
# Rory Kleinveldt (SA), Jason Holder (WI) remain unsold.
# Australian pacer Nathan Coulter-Nile sold to Mumbai Indians for USD 450,000. There was quite a bidding war between Nita Ambani and Shilpa Shetty for the unheralded Australian pacer!
# Kevin O'Brien of Ireland unsold! This one too is a shocker! Jacob Oram of New Zealand also goes unsold.
# Christopher Barnwell of West Indies bought by Bangalore for USD 50,000.
# Travis Birt (Aus), Henry Davids (SA), Ben Rohrer (Aus), Rilee Rossouw (SA) unsold.
# Scott Styris (NZ), Ben Cutting (Aus), Josh Hazlewood (Aus), Clint McKay (Aus) unsold.
# Sachithra Senanayake (BP: USD 50,000) of Sri Lanka sold to Kolkata Knight Riders for USD 625,000.
# Chris Morris of South Africa (BP: USD 20,000) sold to Chennai for USD 625,000! Another shocker!!!
# Jeevan Mendis (SL) sold to Delhi Daredevils for his base price of USD 50,000.
# Farveez Maharoof of Sri Lanka (BP USD 50,000) is unsold.
# And we're underway. 20 players have been shortlisted for the second session of auction.
# Time for lunch! The auction resumes at 2:15 pm (IST).
# No bids for Paul Harris, Akila Dananjaya, Rangana Herath, Sulieman Benn and Aaron Phangiso!
# Ajantha Mendis (SL) sold to Pune for USD 725,000.
# Devendra Bishoo (WI), Stephen O' Keefe (Aus)unsold.
# Nathan McCullum (NZ) sold to Sunrisers.
# Cameron Boyce (Aus), Veerasammy Permaul (WI), Suraj Randiv (SL) unsold.
# Dirk Nannes sold to Chennai Superkings for USD 6,00,000. Next up spin bowlers.
# Sudeep Tyagi sold to Sunrisers for USD 1,00,000.
# No takers for Australian Doug Bollinger.
# West Indies' Fidel Edwards bought by Rajasthan Royals for USD 210,000.
#Manpreet Singh Gony sold to KXIP for USD 500,000.
# West Indies' pacer Ravi Rampaul's IPL team is RCB. He has been bought for USD 290,000.
# No takers for South African Vernon Philander! He goes unsold.
# Pankaj Singh bought by RCB for USD 150,000
# Jaydev Unadkat sold to Royal Challengers Bangalore for USD 525,000.
We're back after the short break. First up are fast bowlers!
First session comes to an end!
# West Indies captain Darren Sammy sold to Sunrisers for USD 425,000.
# New Zealand's Jesse Ryder bought by Delhi Daredevils for USD 260,000!
# Sri Lankan Thisara Perera sold to Hyderabad Sunrisers for USD 675,000. He becomes the first player to be bought by Sunrisers in the IPL auction.
#Abhishek Nayar of India sold to Pune Warriors for USD 675,000.
# Moises Henriques sold to RCB for USD 300,000.
# Australia's Daniel Christian goes unsold!
# It's getting hot in here! After an intense bidding war between Mumbai Indians and Hyderabad Sunrisers, Glenn Maxwell (Australia) has been bought by Mumbai for a whopping USD 1 million!!!!
# James Faulkner (Australia) has been sold to Rajasthan Royals for USD 400,000.
# We are on the allounder's list now. First up is Ravi Bopara of England (BP: USD 100,000) and he goes unsold.
# Quinton de Kock (SA), Denesh Ramdin (SL), Dane Vilas (SA), Dinesh Chandimal (SL) all (wicketkeppers) go unsold. Feel bad for the wicketkeepers! Nobody wants them!
# Sri Lanka's Prasanna Jayawardene, Kushal Perera, and Kaushal Silva fail to attract any buyer. They all go unsold.
#Matthew Wade, Tim Paine, Matt Prior go unsold.
# Phil Hughes of Australia sold to Mumbai Indians for USD 100,000.
# Adam Voges of Australia goes unsold.
# After an intense bidding war, Luke Pomersbach has been bought by Kings XI Punjab for USD 300,000.
# Herschelle Gibbs of South Africa also goes unsold!
# Aaron Finch (Australia), Upul Tharanga (Sri Lanka), Martin Guptull (New Zealand) and Darren Bravo (West Indies) are unsold!
# Michael Clarke of Australia has been sold to Pune Warriors for USD 400,000 (Rs 2.1 crore).
#Johan Botha of South Africa has been sold to Delhi Daredevils for USD 450,000 (2.5 crores).
#RP Singh has been bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore for USD 400,000 (Rs 2.1 crore).
#Ricky Ponting is signed by Mumbai Indians for his base price of USD 400,000.