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IPL auction: Letter to BS on Jaydev Unadkat hits Rs 115 million jackpot

The preference for younger players in the auction acknowledged the importance of youthful enthusiasm

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This is with reference to “IPL auction: Unadkat hits Rs 115 million jackpot” (January 29). The IPL auction in Bengaluru upheld and proved right the proposition that what has the potential to yield more, costs more. Cricket players were sold and bought as done in a highly competitive market. Both the top and the bottom buys will have the last laugh. The sale of more Indian players in the domestic circuit for relatively higher prices meant that Indian talents were in greater demand. The preference for younger players in the auction acknowledged the importance of ...