- Saiman Das
WPL Auction 2023: For the last fifteen years, male cricketers dominated the T20 league cricket from across the world. A plethora of male cricketers made a name for themselves with their performances.
From batting, bowling and all-round performances, male cricketers’ performances were nothing short of an effect. Amid this male-dominated society and sports field, female sportspersons have also been proving their mettle as well.
Now, the right opportunity has come for them to showcase their strength on the big stage. The women cricketers will be expressing their skills in the Women’s Premier League.
The much-anticipated WPL Auction 2023 is currently taking place in Mumbai. As many as 449 women cricketers are now going under the hammer for as many as five teams.
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The five teams that will spice it up in the Women’s Premier League include the likes of Delhi Capitals, Gujarat Giants, Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore, and UP Warriorz.
Now in this article, let’s take a glimpse at the top three expensive foreign buys so far in the inaugural Women’s Premier League auction 2023.
Ashleigh Gardener made the headlines today after she was sold to Gujarat Giants for a whopping price tag of INR 3.2 crore at the Women’s Premier League (WPL) Player Auction. Since her price tag is high, obviously, the expectations will also be high. The Australian all-rounder will be looking forward to doing well for Gujarat Giants in the inaugural season.
England’s all-rounder Natalie Sciver made the headlines today after she was acquired by Mumbai Indians for INR 3.2 crore at the Women’s Premier League (WPL) Player Auction. It remains to be seen how she will justify her price tag in the inaugural
Ellyse Perry is one of the most highly-rated woman cricketers in the modern era. She is widely rated as one of the best women cricketers in the world. Royal Challengers Bangalore acquired the services of the Australian international for INR 1.7 crore at the Women’s Premier League (WPL) Player Auction.
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