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IPL 2021 mini auction: Mumbai Indians pick Arjun Tendulkar for Rs 20 lakh

Tendulkar was the last name in the IPL 2021 auction and Mumbai Indians were quick to bid for the 21-year-old all-rounder

Mumbai: Indian Team coach Ravi Shastri and former cricketer Sachin Tendulkar's son Arjun during a practice session ahead of their first ODI match against New Zealand  ,in Mumbai on Friday. PTI Photo
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Arjun Tendulkar, son of cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar, was sold to Mumbai Indians for Rs 20 lakh in the Indian Premier League 2021 (IPL 2021) mini auction on Thursday.

Arjun, 21, was the last name in the IPL 2021 auction and Mumbai Indians were quick to bid for the 21-year-old all-rounder. 

No other franchise bid for him. 

With this, Arjun will be officially mentored by his father Sachin Tendulkar.

Arjun made his Twenty20 debut on January 15 for Mumbai in the 2020–21 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy against Haryana.

The all-rounder had been playing for Mumbai at the U-19 level and

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First Published: Feb 18 2021 | 8:29 PM IST

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