New Delhi, Feb. 18 -- Indian Premier League (IPL) "mini-auction" has 291 players that have been listed for the sale and purchase process. A few players received surprisingly high earnings. South African cricketer Chris Morris managed to not only top the list in 2021, but he also set a new record with a bid of Rs.16.25 crore. Rajasthan Royals roped in Chris Morris after an intense bidding session.

A total of 164 Indian players, 125 overseas players, and 3 players from associate nations are part of the mini-auction.

Here's a list of players auctioned in the first round:

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