The Indian Premier League is the most famous and prestigious league in the world. Players from different nations except Pakistan come together and play for different franchises against each other. England players have been associated with the league from the inaugural season and many players became the wealthiest using this league. In this article, we bring you some of the highest-paid England cricketers in IPL history.
Check out the list of 4 highest paid England cricketers in the IPL history:
1. Sam Curran:
England’s young and sensational all-rounder Sam Curran has become the most expensive player in the history of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at an auction of players before the 2023 cricket season. The Punjab Kings franchise bought him for a staggering 185 million Indian rupees ($2.23m) after an intense bidding war involving the Chennai Super Kings and the Mumbai Indians at the IPL auction.
2. Ben Stokes:
One of the best all-rounders to have ever played the game, Ben Stokes is also the most expensive player from England. In the 2017 IPL auction Rajasthan Rajasthan went all over for him and bought him for INR 14 crores. He played many consistent knocks and proved his worth.
3. Tymal Mills:
Tymal Mills is also one of the most expensive players from England. It is surprising that he is ahead of players like Jofra Archer, Moeen Ali, etc. He is known for his slower balls. He is hailed as one of the best death bowlers in the world. In the 2017 IPL auction Royal Challengers Bangalore bought him for 12 crores.
4. Liam Livingstone:
Liam Livingstone is the most recent addition to the list. Known as one of the best hitters of the ball and the most destructive batter in the world, Livingstone bought him for 11.5 crores. He is the most expensive overseas player in the 2022 IPL auction.