A List/Ranking of 10 Highest Paid IPL Players in 2017 Edition. Players who will get the maximum salary in Vivo Indian Premier League 2017, Tenth Edition of lucrative and most popular T20 League in the world. 10 Most Expensive Buy in IPL auction or retained by respective franchise by paying them More than 6 Crore Rs. Here is the list of Highest Paid IPL Players.
Top 10 Highest Paid IPL Players 2017
1. Virat Kohli – 15 Crore Rs
RCB Captain is highest paid IPL Player with a salary of 15 Crore Rs. RCB Retained him for 12.5 Crore Rs but actually pays 2.5 Crore more than that
2. Ben Stokes – 14.5 Crore
In The IPL auction 2017, Ben Stokes was bought by Rising Pune Supergiants for a whopping 14.5 Crore, which makes him one of the most expensive players in IPL history. He is an inform fast bowling all-rounder, one of the rare species in the tournament.
3. MS Dhoni – 12.5 Crore Rs.
Recently bought by Rising Giant Pune from Players Draft. He will get paid 12.5 Crore Rs.
4. Shikhar Dhawan – 12.5 Crore Rs.
Retained for 12.5 Crore Rs by Sun Risers Hyderabad and is getting the same amount of money making him one of the highest paid IPL Players for 2017 Season.
5. Tymal Mills – 12 Crore
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6. Rohit Sharma – 11.5 Crore Rs.
Retained for 12.5 Crore Rs by Mumbai Indians but gets 11.5 Crore Salary from the franchise.
7. Gautam Gambhir – 10 Crore Rs.
He too gets less than 12.5 Crore Rs which is actual retention amount KKR paid for him. This is because of the agreement made between player and franchise.
8. Kieron Pollard – 9.7 Crore Rs.
Giant West Indian All-rounder gets 9.7 Crore as salary from Mumbai Indians, 20 Lakh more than the actual retention amount.
9. Suresh Raina – 9.5 Crore Rs.
Gujarat Lions bought Suresh Raina from Player Draft. He will get the same amount that he was receiving from CSK Franchise.
10. AB De Villers – 9.5 Crore Rs.
Superman of World Cricket gets 9.5 Crore Rs from RCB Franchise making him 8th highest paid IPL Player.
11. Shane Watson – 9.5 Crore Rs.
Bought by RCB in IPL Players Auction 2016 for whopping 9.5 Crore Rs. Though he was getting more than that from Rajasthan Royals, who retained him every year since the first Season of IPL.
12. Chris Gayle – 8.4 Crore Rs.
Chris Gayle was retained by RCB for 7.5 Crore Rs, but he gets 8.4 Crore from the franchise.
This is the list/Ranking of Top 10 Highest Paid IPL Players for 2017 edition. It is officially published salary cap of each player.