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IPL 2018 Auction: Rashid Khan picked by Sunrisers Hyderabad for 9 crore

by Sahir Usman Jan 27, 2018 • 16:24 PM

Jan.27 (CRICKETNMORE) - Young Leg-spinner from Afghanistan, Rashid Khan was retained by Sunrisers Hyderabad on Saturday for a whopping Rs 9 crore. In the last session also, he played for SRH and took 17 wickets in 14 matches. 

His base price was Rs 2 crore and got a lot of bids from franchises. He went for Rs 9 crores, making him the most expensive spinner of IPL 11 getting even more money than Ravi Ashwin. 

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In ODI cricket, he has taken 70 wickets from 31 matches with best of 7 for 18 vs West Indies. In T20 Internationals, Rashid Khan has got 42 wickets in 27 matches.