The players will be auctioned for the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2021 Auction) on February 18 in Chennai. This time 292 players have been shortlisted, including Arjun Tendulkar, son of legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar.
Arjun has kept his base price of 20 lakh rupees. 21-year-old Arjun is in the auction for the first time. He recently made his senior debut through the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy. Fans have started speculating about which IPL team he can go with Arjun.
All-rounder Arjun has uploaded a photo in his official Instagram story before the auction, in which he is seen in the jersey of Mumbai Indians. Arjun is seen sweating in the gym in Mumbai jersey.
Arjun recently scored an unbeaten 77 off 31 balls and took three wickets for 41 runs in the Group A second round match of the 73rd Police Invitation Shield Cricket Tournament. Due to his strong performance, MIG Cricket Club defeated Islam Gymkhana by 194 runs.
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5 sixes in one over
The tournament was organized under the aegis of Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) and is the first cricket competition in the city after the lockdown caused by Corona virus. Twenty one year old Arjun hit five fours and eight sixes during his brilliant innings. He hit five sixes in the same over off-spinner Hashir Dafedar.