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Pradeep Narwal becomes the costliest player

Pradeep Narwal becomes the costliest player


PKL Auction 2021 Live: All eyes on Pradeep Narwal, Rohit Kumar & Rahul Chaudhari as the auction for Indian domestic players begins - Follow Live Updates
PKL Auction 2021 Live: All eyes on Pradeep Narwal, Rohit Kumar & Rahul Chaudhari as the auction for Indian domestic players begins – Follow Live Updates

PKL Auction 2021 Live: Pradeep Narwal becomes the costliest player; Ran Singh, Manjeet Chhillar remain unsold – Follow Live Updates – After a busy Day 1 in the auction where New Young Players went under the hammer, on Day 2 Foreign players and domestic players from A category will be auctioned. There are 33 players in the A category divided into All-rounder, Raider and Defender groups. The auction for foreign players will start at 3:30 while the domestic players will go under after 6:30. 

Bid that created history

Pradeep Narwal

  • Base Price – 30L
  • First time going under the hammer – Pradeep Narwal
  • The opening bid for Pradeep Narwal is 1.20 cr from Telugu Titans
  • UP Yodhas are at 1.60 cr
  • UP Yodhas breaks banks
  • Pradeep is now the costliest player in the history of PKL

@21:00 Category B all-rounders

  • Vikas Jaglan sold to Haryana Steelers for ₹20 lakhs
  • Ran Singh, Manjeet Chhillar UNSOLD
  • Sandeep Narwal sold to Dabang Delhi for 60L

@19:45 – Next are Indian raiders



Shrikant Jadhav

  • Base Price – 30L
  • Jaipur, Telugu are interested
  • Pune comes in the race
  • Shrikant Jadhav retained by UP Yoddha for 72L


  • Base Price – 30L
  • Jaipur, Bengaluru are interested
  • UP joins the race
  • Patna raise the stakes to 50L
  • Sachin sold to Patna Pirates for 84L

Prashanth Kumar Rai

  • Base Price – 30L
  • Patna, Jaipur, Bengaluru are interested
  • Rai sold to Patna for 55L

Chandran Ranjit

  • Base Price – 30L
  • Patna and Bulls are fighting
  • Bid has crossed 70L mark
  • Chandran Ranjit sold to Bengaluru Bulls at 80L

Rohit Kumar

  • Base Price – 30L
  • Telugu Titans and Patna Pirates are fighting for Rohit Kumar
  • Rohit Kumar sold to Telugu Titans for 36L 


  • Base Price – 30L
  • Tamil and Bulls are at war for Manjeet
  • Sold to Tamil Thalaivas for 92L

Rahul Chaudhari

  • Base Price – 30L
  • Pune and Telugu are in the bidding war
  • Jaipur joins the war
  • Patna Pirates have joined the race for Poster Boy of Kabaddi
  • Puneri Paltan buys Rahul Chaudhari for 40L

Siddharth Sirish Desai

  • Base Price – 30L
  • The Costliest player in season 7 is here
  • He was the emerging player of season 6
  • Patna Pirates gives the first bid
  • Patna Pirates raise the stakes to 50L
  • Bulls raise it to 70
  • Bid crosses 1cr for the first time
  • Telugu Titans uses FBM card
  • Siddharth Sirish Desai retained by Telugu Titans 1.30 cr

K Prapanjan 

  • Base Price – 30L
  • U Mumba and Telugu Titans are fighting
  • Bulls join the race
  • The bid has crossed 50L
  • Tamil Thalaivas joins the bidding war
  • Tamil Thalaivas buy K Prapanjan for 71L 

@19:15 – Defenders and All-rounders of Category A

Category A All-Rounders

  • Deepak Niwas Hooda – Jaipur Pink Panthers (FBM – ₹55 Lakhs)
    Rohit Gulia – Haryana Steelers (₹83 Lakhs)

Category A Defenders

  • Ravinder Pahal – Gujarat Giants (₹74 Lakhs)
  • Vishal Bhardwaj – Puneri Paltan (₹60 Lakhs)
  • Baldev Singh – Puneri Paltan (₹60 Lakhs)
  • Surender Singh – Telugu Titans (₹55 Lakhs)
  • Sandeep Kumar Dhull – Jaipur Pink Panthers (FBM – ₹45 Lakhs)
  • PO Surjeet Singh – Tamil Thalaivas (₹75 Lakhs)
  • Mahender Singh – Bengaluru Bulls (FBM – ₹50 Lakhs)

Mahender Singh is the last defender

  • Base Price – 30L
  • Telugu and UP are fighting for Mahender Singh
  • The bid has already crossed 40L mark
  • Pirates bid for 50L
  • Mahender Singh sold to Patna Pirates at 50L
  • But Bengaluru Bulls use their FBM card for Mahender Singh

PO Surjeet Singh

  • Base Price – 30L
  • Bulls and Delhi are at war
  • Bid crosses 50L mark
  • Surjeet has 546 points in PKL
  • PO Surjeet Singh sold for 75L to Tamil Thalaivas

Sandeep Kumar Dhull

  • Base Price – 30L
  • Delhi and Jaipur are on bidding war for Sandeep
  • Haryana are the new bidders, Pirates also joins the race
  • Sandeep Kumar Dhull retained by Jaipur Pink Panthers for 45L after using FBM card

Surender Singh

  • Base Price – 30L
  • Jaipur and Telugu are fighting for Singh
  • Surender Singh sold to Telugu Titans for 55L

Baldev Singh

  • Base Price – 30L
  • Puneri Paltan opens the bid at 30L
  • Telugu Titans and Pune are fighting
  • New bidder Patna comes in
  • Bid has crossed 50L mark
  • Baldev Singh sold to Puneri Paltan for 60L

Vishal Bhardwaj

  • Base Price – 30L
  • Dabang Delhi bids for 30L
  • Jaipur, Pune and Delhi are fighting
  • Bid has crossed 50L mark
  • Haryana joins the war
  • Vishal Bhardwaj sold to Puneri Paltan at 60L

Ravinder Pahal

  • Base Price – 30L
  • Pune and Gujarat are fighting for him
  • The bid crosses the 50L mark
  • Pune lose another biding war
  • Ravinder Pahal sold to Gujarat Giants for 74 L

@19:00 – All-rounders to go first

Rohit Gulia – Sold to – Haryana Steelers for 83 L

  • Base price – 30L
  • Puneri Paltan are not letting Rohit go away, Harayana are giving them a tough run.
  • Rohit has played 60 matches in PKL and scored 225 points

Deepak Niwas Hooda is the first one, He was not retained by Jaipur but they can use FBM card to retain him

  • His base price is 30L
  • Bulls bids for 50L
  • Pirate bids for 55L
  • Jaipur Pink Panthers retain Deepak on 55L by using FBM

@18:50 – Siddharth Desai was the costliest player in last season

@18:40 – Who are the Richy Rich of PKL? – TOP 8 Highest Paid Players of PKL History

@18:35 – We are most likely to see the first-ever bid touching 2 cr in PKL

@18:30 – Category A players auction will be auctioned in this session


@18:10 –PKL 2021: Top 5 raiders who will go under hammer in Pro Kabaddi League Auction. Who do you think will get highest bid among these?

@18:00 – 22 foreign players were bought by the franchises most of the money will be spent in this next session

@17:30 – Tamil Thalaivas still have almost 4 cr in the purse and they will be the busiest team in this part of the auction

Remaining Purse

  • Tamil Thalaivas – 3.96 Crores
  • Telugu Titans – 3.50 Crores
  • Puneri Paltan – 3.34 Crores
  • UP Yoddha – 3.25 Crores
  • Jaipur Pink Panthers – 3.06 Crores
  • Patna Pirates – 3.02 Crores
  • Haryana Steelers – 2.92 Crores
  • Bengaluru Bulls – 2.52 Crores
  • Dabang Delhi KC – 2.48 Crores
  • Gujarat Fortunegiants – 2.28 Crores
  • Bengal Warriors – 1.81 Crores
  • U Mumba – 1.80 Crores
  • @17:15 – All foreign players sold in the Pro Kabaddi League 2021 Auction
  • Abozar Mohajer Mighani (Iran) – Bengal Warriors (₹30.5 Lakhs)
  • Jang Kun Lee (South Korea) – Patna Pirates (FBM – ₹20.5 Lakhs)
  • Mohsen Maghsoudlou Jafari (Iran) – U Mumba (₹12.8 Lakhs)
  • Victor Obiero (Kenya) – Puneri Paltan (₹10 Lakhs)
  • Hamid Mirzaei Nader (Iran) – Haryana Steelers (₹12.1 Lakhs)
  • Mohammadreza Shadloui Chiyaneh (Iran) – Patna Pirates (₹31 Lakhs)
  • Mohammad Malak (Iran) – Tamil Thalaivas (₹10 Lakhs)
  • Abe Tetsuro (Japan) – Telugu Titans (₹10 Lakhs)
  • Soleiman Pahlevani (Iran) – Gujarat Fortunegiants – (₹11.5 Lakhs)
  • Ziaur Rahman (Bangladesh) – Bengaluru Bulls (₹12.2 Lakhs)
  • Dong Geon Lee (South Korea) – Bengaluru Bulls (₹12.5 Lakhs)
  • Abolfazl Maghsodloumahali (Iran) – Bengaluru Bulls (₹13 Lakhs)
  • Mohammad Esmaeil Maghsodlou (Iran) – Haryana Steelers (₹13.2 Lakhs)
  • Mohammad Taghi Paein Mahali (Iran) – UP Yoddha (₹12 Lakhs)
  • Mohammad Amin Nosrati (Iran) – Jaipur Pink Panthers (₹11 Lakhs)
  • Amir Hossein Mohammadmaleki (Iran) – Jaipur Pink Panthers (₹10 Lakhs)
  • Emad Sedaghatnia (Iran) – Dabangg Delhi (₹10.2 Lakhs)
  • Anwar Saheed Baba (Sri Lanka) – Tamil Thalaivas (₹10 Lakhs)
  • Hyunsu Park (South Korea) – Telugu Titans (₹10 Lakhs)
  • Hadi Oshtorak (Iran) – Gujarat Fortunegiants (₹20 Lakhs)
  • Mohammad Tuhin Tarafder (Bangladesh) – Tamil Thalaivas (₹10 Lakhs)
  • Mohd. Masud Karim (Bangladesh) – UP Yoddha (₹10 Lakhs)

@17:00 – The auction for Indian domestic players will start on 6:30 PM

@16:45 – Great buy by Gujarat, Hadi Oshtorak at base price of 20L

  • Md. Masud Karim sold to UP Yodhas at base price of 10L
  • Iran’s Hadi Oshtorak will play for Gujarat in PKL 8 sold for 20L
  • Raider Hyunsu Park sold to Telugu Titans for the base price of 10L
  • Anwar Saheed Baba sold to Tamil Thalaivas for base price of 10L

@16:35 – Foreign Players category is over now. Mohammadreza Shadloui Chiyaneh and Abozar Mohajer Mighani were the top picks. Chiyaneh was sold for the highest big for a foreign player of 31 L. While Mighani received the second-highest bid of 30.50 L.

@16:30 – 

@16:00 – 

  • Dong Geon Lee sold to Bengaluru Bulls for 12.50 Lacs
  • Lal Mohar Yadav, Lahiru Kosala Bandara, James Kamwetl and Md. Hasan Ali remained unsold
  • Abolfazl Maghsodlou Mahali sold to Bengaluru Bulls 13 Lacs
  • Mohammad Esmaeil Maghsoudlou Mahalli will play for Haryana Steelers, sold for 13.20 Lacs
  • Mohammad Taghi Paein Mahali sold to U.P. Yoddha for 12 L
  • Saja Aslam unsold
  • Mohammad Amin Nosrati sold to Jaipur Pinkpanther for 11 L

@15:45 – 

@15:30 –

  • The auctioneer Mallika Sagar starts Day 2
  • Iran’s defender Abozar Mohajer Mighani sold to Bengal Warriors for ₹30.50 Lacs

  • Patna Pirates uses Final Bid Match Card for Jang Kun Lee, retains him ₹20.5 lacs

  • Patna using FBM card for Jang Kun Lee is shocking are they saving any for Pradeep Narwal?
  • Mohsen Maghsoudlou Jafari sold to U Mumba for ₹12.80 Lacs.

  • Biding war between Haryana and Mumbai for Mohsen Maghsoudlou Jafari, Mumbai wins
  • He will join Fazel Atracheli in U Mumba’s squad
  • Kenya’s Victor Onyango Obiero sold to Puneri Paltan for 10L

  • Zakir Hossain and Samuel Wanjala Wafula remained unsold
  • Iran’s Hamid Mirzaei Nader sold to Haryana Steelers for ₹12.10 Lacs

  • Dabang Delhi and Haryana Steelers engage in a bidding war for Hamid Mirzaei Nader

@15:25 –


@15:10 – Follow your favourite team on Insidesport’s PKL section 


@15:00 – And here we go! Players from Iran, Korea, Kenya and Thailand will be auctioned today.

@14:50 – We are just 10 minutes away from the auction, who do you think will be the Richy Rich at the end of the day?

@14:40 – This is going to be a busy day at auction as many star foreign players along with Indian domestic stars will go under the hammer

@14:30 – Three foreign players who can attract big bids in Pro Ka mnbvcbaddi League 2021 auction 

Meraj Sheykh


Lee Jang-kung

Abozar Mohajermighani

@14:00 – And the D day is here!











Players to be auctioned on Day 2


  • 1 |Deepak Niwas Hooda Haryana All-Rounder A 10-Jun-94
  • 2 [Rohit Gulia Haryana All-Rounder A 3-Jul-98


  • 3 |Nitesh Kumar Haryana Defender A 12-Aug-97
  • 4 {Sunil Kumar Haryana Defender A 12-May-97
  • 5 |Surender Singh Himachal Pradesh Defender A 23-Jul-98
  • 6 |Vishal Bhardwaj Himachal Pradesh Defender A 1-Jan-97
  • Defender –
  • 7 |Po Surjeet Singh Gohana,Haryana © ender A 10-Aug-90
  • Right Cover
  • Defender, Left
  • 8 |Sandeep Kumar (Dhull) Haryana erenaer, re A 10-Feb-96
  • Corner
  • Defender, Left
  • 9 |Mahender Singh Mandi-Himachal Pradesh A 10-Jan-96
  • Cover
  • Defender, Left
  • 10 |Parvesh Bhainswal Haryana erenaer, re A 12-Apr-97
  • Cover
  • Defender
  • 11 |Baldev Singh Himachal Pradesh © ender, A 27-May-93
  • Right Corner
  • 12 |Ravinder Pahal Haryana Defender, A 7-Dec-90
  • Right Corner


  • 13 [Abhishek Singh Uttar Pradesh Raider A 3-Apr-99
  • 14 |Chandran Ranjit Tamil Nadu Raider A 7-Jun-91
  • 15 |K. Prapanjan Tamil Nadu Raider A 29-May-93
  • 16 |Maninder Singh Punjab Raider A 31-Jan-90
  • 17. |Manjeet Delhi Raider A 30-Oct-96
  • 18 |Naveen Kumar Haryana Raider A 14-Feb-00
  • 19 |Pardeep Narwal Haryana Raider A 16-Feb-98
  • 20 |Pawan Kumar (Sherawat) Haryana Raider A 9-Jul-96
  • 21 |Prashanth Kumar Rai Karnataka Raider A 4-Apr-84
  • 22 |Rahul Chaudhari Uttar Pradesh Raider A 16-Jun-93
  • 23 {Rohit Kumar Delhi Raider A 19-Jan-90
  • 24 {Sachin Rajasthan Raider A 19-Jul-99
  • 25 |Shrikant Jadhav Maharashtra Raider A 17-Sep-95
  • 26 |Siddharth Sirish Desai Maharashtra Raider A 5-Dec-91
  • 27 |Vikash Khandola Haryana Raider A 2-Apr-98


  • 28 |Manjeet Chhillar Delhi All-Rounder B 18-Aug-86
  • 29 |Nitin Rawal Haryana All-Rounder B 3-Sep-98
  • 30 |Ran Singh Punjab All-Rounder B 2-Apr-87
  • 31 |Sandeep Narwal Haryana All-Rounder B 5-Apr-93
  • 32 |Vijay Haryana All-Rounder B 3-May-97
  • 33 _|Vikas Jaglan Panipat-Haryana All-Rounder B 18-Apr-95

On Day 1 of the Auction 

To everyone’s surprise only four players from the New Young Players category were picked by the three teams. Almost 100 players were listed in this category but Puneri Paltan, UP Yodhas and Telugu Titans picked Mohit Goyat & Govind Gurjar, Prince and Nitin Panwar respectively.


New Young Players sold on Day 1

Puneri Paltan 

  • Mohit Goyat
  • Govind Gurjar

Telugu Titans

UP Yodhas

More than 450 players are ready to go under the hammer in the Pro Kabaddi League (PKL 2021) auction which is scheduled to take place from 29 August to 31 August in Mumbai. All the 12 franchises in PKL will try to strengthen their side by buying some of the top-notch Kabaddi talents available in the auction. The teams need to make up their respective squads for PKL Season 8 having collectively released 161 players ahead of the new campaign – Follow all PKL Auction 2021 LIVE Updates on

Also Read: PKL Auction 2021 Live: Pro Kabaddi League player auction for 2021 season starts Sunday, Follow Live Updates


Also Read: PKL Auction 2021 Live: One player from each team on whom…

PKL Auction 2021 Live: Pro Kabaddi League player auction for 2021 season starts Sunday, Follow Live Updates  

Lights. Camera. 𝙰̶𝚌̶𝚝̶𝚒̶𝚘̶𝚗 Auction 🤩

Who do you think will steal the limelight in this #vivoPKLPlayerAuction? 😉

— ProKabaddi (@ProKabaddi) August 5, 2021


PKL Auction 2021 Live – Which all players will be part of the Auction Pool? Most of the released players have been added to the auction pool, which also has additions from the domestic field and the New Young Players. Players from the top eight ranked teams of the senior national kabaddi championships of the last two seasons and overseas players too make up the pool. 

Key Details

  • Auction Purse – Rs 4.4 Crores
  • Final Bid Match Cards – 2

Players to watch out for

  • Pardeep Narwal
  • Ajay Thakur
  • Rahul Chaudhari
  • Rohit Kumar

PKL Auction 2021 Live – How much each franchise can spend at the Auctions? Each franchise can spend INR 4.4 crores to build their teams and can avail of a maximum of two Final Bid Match cards, depending on the number of players they have already retained. Watch Pro Kabaddi 2021 auction live!

With big names in the Pro Kabaddi auction pool, including legends like Pardeep Narwal, Ajay Thakur, Rahul Chaudhari and Rohit Kumar among others along with rising players, the bidding is expected to be fierce.

Who are the Richy Rich of PKL? – TOP 8 Highest Paid Players of PKL History

  • Monu Goyat – Rs 1.51 crore – Haryana Steelers, Season 6
  • Siddharth Desai – Rs 1.45 crore – Telugu Titans, Season 7
  • Rahul Chaudhari – Rs 1.29 crore – Telugu Titans, Season 6
  • Nitin Tomar – Rs 1.20 crore – Puneri Paltan, Season 7
  • Deepak Hooda – Rs 1.15 crore – Jaipur Pink Panthers, Season 6
  • Nitin Tomar – Rs 1.15 crore – Puneri Paltan, Season 6
  • Rishank Devadiga – Rs 1.11 crore – UP Yoddha, Season 6
  • Fazel Atrachali – Rs 1 crore – U Mumba, Season 6

In Season 6, six players hit the one crore mark while two players. 

In Season 7, Siddharth Desai and Nitin Tomar, crossed the eight-figure mark, for Season 7. 


Season 8, Neither of them has been retained by their respective teams for PKL Season 8.

PKL Auction 2021 Live – What is the base price at PKL Auctions: This player auction pool is divided into four categories: Category A, B, C and D. Base Prices are as follows: Category A is INR 30 lakhs, B is INR 20 lakhs, C INR 10 lakhs and D is INR 6 lakhs.


  • A – 30 lakhs
  • B – 20 lakhs
  • C – 10 lakhs
  • D – 06 lakhs

PKL Auction 2021 LIVE Streaming & LIVE Updates: Where to watch Pro Kabaddi 2021 auction live? You can follow live updates of the PKL Season 8 auction on & LIVE broadcast of Auction on Star Sports & LIVE Streaming on Disney+ Hotstar

PKL Auction Live Broadcast

  • Star Sports 1 Hindi
  • Star Sports 1 Hindi HD
  • Star Sports 2
  • Star Sports 2 HD
  • Star Sports FIRST
  • Star Sports 1 Telugu
  • Star Sports 1 Tamil
  • Star Sports 1 Kannada 

PKL Auction Live Streaming 

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Timings for PKL Auction 2021

The Pro Kabaddi 2021 auction starts at 6:30 PM IST.