11:00 Welcome to Khel Now’s live updates of day 2 of PKL auctions.
After a blockbuster day 1 of the Pro kabaddi League season 9 auction now its time for auction to resume the action on day 2. C and D category players will be sold today. Many foreign players will are set to go under the hammer today. Young players from recently concluded Khelo India Youth Games will also testing their luck in Pro Kabaddi League season 9 auctions.
Yesterday Pawan Kumar Sehrawat emerged as the most expensive buy on Day 1 of the Mashal Sports-organized Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) Season 9 Player Auctions held in Mumbai on Friday, 5th August 2022. Meanwhile, Guman Singh emerged as the most expensive Category B player at the Pro Kabaddi League Player Auction, being bought for a whopping INR 1.21 crore by U Mumba.
This Player Auction also witnessed a jump in the 1 crore club from two players in the last Player Auction to four players. Pardeep Narwal and Siddharth Desai were part of the 1 crore club last time, while Pawan Kumar Sehrawat, Vikash Khandola, Fazel Atrachali and Guman Singh were part of the 1 crore club in today’s Player Auction.
A total of 30 players were sold to the 12 franchise teams with as many as 4 Final Bid Match (FBM) cards being used on Day 1. The auction witnessed teams spend INR 18.11 Cr on Day 1, across the various categories of players being auctioned.