Byline By- Vinayak Heliwal
The ‘God of cricket ‘ Sachin Tendulkar’s son Arjun Tendulkar has finally registered for the IPL 2021 Player Auction set to take place in Chennai on February 18.
Arjun has registered for the auction at a base price of INR 20 lakh and will be among the 814 Indian Players up for grabs.
Last Month Arjun Tendulkar made his T20 debut at the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. Arjun debuted for Mumbai against Haryana and picked one wicket conceding 34 runs from the 3 overs he bowled.
In his second match for Mumbai Arjun returned with the figures of 1/33 against Puducherry who won the match by six wickets.
For the IPL auction scheduled to take place on February 18, a total of 814 Indian Players and 283 overseas players had signed up. The list has 207 capped, 863 uncapped, and 27 Associate Players.
India’s pace bowler Sreesanth and Bangladesh’s all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan have also registered then for auction.
Surprisingly, Australian pacer Mitchell Starc and England’s captain Joe Root have opted out of the 2021 edition of the IPL as they did not register for the auction.
Though veteran Harbhajan Singh, Kedar Jadhav, Steve Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Moeen Ali, Jason Roy, and Colin Ingram have registered themselves with the base price at Rs. 2 crore.
Every franchise will be allowed to have a maximum of 25 players in their squad with a total of 61 spots could be up for grabs if all the franchises will pick their maximum quota.