Highest paid Players in IPL Franchises

Highest paid Players in IPL Franchises

Indian Premier League is entering its 12th edition and ready to roll its magic over millions of fans across the world.  There is still a window of trading between teams is kept open with the auctions completed — today match composed the list of highest-paid players in IPL’s eight teams. The teams traded Shikar Dhawan, Quinton de Kock, Jayant Yadav and some other players with each other. The salary of these players didn’t disclose yet however their current salary has been considered. Board of Control of India announced IPL 2019 contract extensions from the complete list of IPL 2019 auction purchase. Here is the list of highest paid players for their services from each team of IPL.

Virat Kohli | Salary INR 17Crore

Virat Kohli is worth a great deal of money player in Cricket World. Royal Challengers Bangalore management understands his consistency in scoring runs. The franchise is ready to pay the highest salary to the most daring and optimistic player. Former South African Player AB de Villers is the second highest paid player in the Royal Challengers team who bagged up INR 11 crore. The Royal Challengers Bangalore have the two best players of the world cricket. It is a paradox that they never won the championship title Indian Premier League. In every edition of IPL, the team always have been over-dependent on Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers and fallen short in getting the combination rights.

MS Dhoni | Salary INR 15Crore

Mahindra Singh Dhoni has unique bond with the Super Kings. The management of Chennai Super Kings managed to pick the same team after return from Ban in IPL under the captaincy of Dhoni. The franchise has faith in him for the IPL trophy and ready to pay INR 15 Crore the second highest pay in IPL. Suresh Raina is the second highest paid player in the super kings’ squad with INR 11 Crore. MS Dhoni with his ability to build the inning is still the most top valued player in T-twenty cricket. Indian Premier League is a valuable game before world cup for him.

Rohit Sharma | Salary INR 15 Crore

In Indian cricket team, Rohit Sharma is among the most valuable players. Today match considers – it isn’t a surprise that the INR 15 Crore is shelling out of Mumbai India for Sharma’s services. Rohit, apart from his hitting power, he is an effective leader and can lead the team from the front. Hardik Pandya is the second paid player in Mumbai Indians team who get paid INR 11 crore. The brother of Hardik, Krunal Pandya the third highest paid player for the side who is paid INR 8.8 Crore. Mumbai Indians won the IPL trophy in 2013, 2015 and 2017. Now in 2019, Sharma will try to make odd year victory of the team once again.

Rishabh Pant | Salary INR 15 Crore


The dynamic wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant is the most valuable player in the squad of Delhi Capitals. In last few years he has improved well in his game and come onto the scene. Rishabh can change the fate of game single-handedly with his strike making ability. He is right in judgment and temperamental in a cricket game. The team has always promoted the young player over the experienced players. Delhi Capital will pay INR 15 Crore to Rishabh Pant and is the highest paid player in the team. He is going to make IPL season 2019 count with a terrific performance in Australia.

David Warner | Salary INR 12.5 Crore

The Board of Control of Cricket in India banned David Warner from IPL. David missed the IPL 11th edition, and Sunrisers Hyderabad retained him and given him the captaincy of the team.   Warner took the side to the title victory in IPL season 2016. Sunrisers Hyderabad kept him for INR 12.5 Crore. He has a great fan following and is the most valuable player in the squad. Manish Pandey is the second highest paid player where Kings XI Punjab bought him in last season for INR 11 crore.  David Warner is going to show how destructive he can be in IPL season 2019.

 Steve Smith and Ben Stokes | Salary INR 12.5Cr Each

Rajasthan Royal is going to pay INR 12.5 Crore to Ben Stokes and Steve Smith. Ben Stokes did below per performance in last season of IPL while Smith banned from IPL in 2018. Rajasthan Royals will get benefit from their ability to change the storyline of today match in IPL. The pace bowler Jaydev Undkant is the second highest paid player with INR 8.4 Crore in the squad. However, he had a disastrous season of IPL in 2018. The duo of Ben and Steve will try to make the 12th edition of IPL count.

Sunil Narine | Salary INR 12.5 Crore

Sunil Narine had a unique bond with Kolkata Knight Riders and performed impeccably for the side. The Knight Riders retained him for INR 12.5 Crore and are the most valuable player in the Kolkata side. Chris Lynn is the second highest player in the team with price tag of INR 9.6 Crore. The Captain of the team Dinesh Karthik is the highest paid Indian player in the squad. He introduced a new style of the game strategy of the team. The quick-fire runs of him have been a blessing for the team in IPL.

KL Rahul | Salary INR 11 Crore

Kings XI Punjab signed KL Rahul for INR 11 Crore in 2018. He gave the best performance being at top order for the team which brought the team at the top of point table. Varun Chakravarthy is the second highest paid player in the side with the price of INR 78.4 Crore. Ravichandran Ashwin is the third highest-paid player in the squad. KL Rahul is looking forward to making a turn-around in IPL season 2019 to claim the spot in World Cup.