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Jaipur franchise to be penalised
The money-spinning Indian Premier League has penalised the Jaipur franchise for falling short of spending the mandatory minimum amount in the landmark players' auction

Smith relishes teaming up with Warne
South African skipper Graeme Smith on Thursday said he was looking forward to playing alongside Australian bowling legend Shane Warne in the inaugural Indian Premier League

Indian players deserve high prices
Indian Premier League chairman Lalit Modi on Wednesday said the young Indian players deserve the exhorbitant prices that they received in the players' auction in Mumbai

Ponting calls for IPL window
Australian captain Ricky Ponting has again called for a window on the international calendar for the Indian Premier League after the astronomical figures bid for players in Wednesday's auction

No top all-rounder in Team Mumbai
While Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) may have had big plans in its boardroom their bidding for players at the auction on Wednesday seemed quite a disappointment

Ganguly happy with Kolkata team
Sourav Ganguly on Wednesday night said he was happy with the Kolkata team after the bidding for players in Mumbai for BCCI's multi-billion dollar Indian Premier League

IPL showers money on top players
The auctions for the DLF Indian Premier League (IPL) were held at the Oberoi Hilton in Mumbai and after the first six rounds there have been many players who have been laughing all the way to the bank while some are still waiting for their suitors

Scott Styris goes cheap
When you club names like Ajit Agarkar and Joginder Sharma with the likes of Shaun Pollock and Scott Styris and try to sell them off as all-rounders, shouldn't someone be able to call your bluff

Uthappa, Rohit Sharma hit jackpot
It was the turn of India's young batting stars to hog the limelight in Round Seven of the Indian Premier League's player auction in Mumbai on Wednesday

Mohali picks up pace and grabs Pathan
Chennai Super Kings made the most of the opening round while the Mumbai team had a lot to cheer about after the second round of auction of players for the Indian Premier League

Hussey up for IPL challenge
David Hussey insists the chance to play top level international cricket is more of an incentive than the huge wads of cash being thrown at players in the Indian Premier League

Auction creates quite a frenzy
As India's cricketing elite hailed the Twenty20 Premier League player auction as a landmark day for the game, Australia's players were a little non-plussed about their status as commodities

Mallya buys all rounder Kallis
South African all-rounder Jacques Kallis stole the show in Round 4 of the DLF Indian Premier League players' auction with a winning bid of US $9,00,000 by billionaire Vijay Mallya's Bangalore franchise

Second auction completed successfully
The second round of Indian Premier League (IPL) players’ auction has also been completed successfully at Nariman Point here today

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