The highly acclaimed cricketer from Kashmir, Parvez Rasool was sold out at Rs 95 lakhs in the Indian Premier League Auction to Sun Risers Hyderabad. The base price for Rasool was 20 lakhs and he was auctioned by Sun Risers Hyderabad for 95 lakhs.
In total seven cricketers from the state were slated to go bidding on Thursday. Other than the skipper and all rounder Rasool, others in the list include all-rounder Samiullah Beigh, speed star Abid Nabi, medium pacer Ram Dayal, batsman Ian Dev Singh, Shubham Khajuria and Umar Nazir.
It is for the first time in the six-year IPL history that any cricketer from J&K has made it to the auction.