Most Expensive Players by Team in IPL 2024

In IPL 2024, the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) have signed Mitchell Starc, an Australian fast bowler, for a record-breaking amount, making him the most expensive player in the history of the league. People will be watching Starc closely as the tournament kicks off on March 22.

Pat Cummins briefly held the record for being the priciest player in IPL history when Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) purchased him for Rs 20.50 crore in the IPL 2024 auction. However, Mitchell Starc surpassed this record soon after, overshadowing even his fellow Australian captain.

IPL 2024: Most Expensive Player From Each Team

In this article, we’re sharing the list of the most expensive players from each of the ten IPL teams. Four players from other countries are among those who made the ‘million-dollar’ list. Here are the top earners for IPL 2024 from each team:

TeamMost Expensive PlayerPrice (in crore)
Gujarat TitansRashid Khan15
Kolkata Knight RidersMitchell Starc24.75
Chennai Super KingsRavindra Jadeja16
Sunrisers HyderabadPat Cummins20.50
Mumbai IndiansRohit Sharma16
Rajasthan RoyalsSanju Samson14
Royal Challengers BangaloreVirat Kohli15
Punjab KingsSam Curran18.50
Lucknow Super GiantsKL Rahul17
Delhi CapitalsRishabh Pant16

The 17th season of the IPL kicks off with the Chennai Super Kings (CSK), last year’s champions, facing off against the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) at the Chepauk stadium in Chennai on Friday, March 22nd.

Also read: IPL 2024: Kolkata Knight Riders Squad