IPL 9 “2016” – Top 10 Most Expensive Players

It’s less than two months from now, when the country will be divided into different states and the people will be supporting their region and will definitely be a little biased, as the Indian Premier League will be starting from 8th April 2016, the biggest entertainment available for people. The different teams have decided their members and with that there are few, who are sold for a lot of money. RCB has grabbed a lot of amazing players this season and has paid a huge amount to the players including Virat Kohli, who is paid a sum of 15 Crore Rupees. The different franchises have really bought these amazing players in some great amount, only because they trust their capability.

Here is a list of Top Ten highest paid players for IPL season-9, 2016

10. Chris Gayle (8.4 Cr. Rs.)

Chris Gayle

The West Indies all round player, was retained by the Royal Challengers Bangalore for 8.4 Crores Rupees, which makes him one of the most expensive IPL Players of 2016. He is one of the best T20 players in cricket world.

9. Shane Watson (9.5 Cr. Rs.)


Shane Watson

He is Australian player, who is an all-rounder. Royal Challengers retained him for 9.5 Crores Rupees. Shane Watson has been playing for Rajasthan before this and he was getting paid much more than this.

8. AB De Villiers (9.5 Cr. Rs.)


AB De Villiers

He is the South African Captain, who is retained by Royal Challengers Bangalore for 9.5 Crores Rupees. He is one of the most expensive players in the IPL season 9.

7. Suresh Raina (9.5 Cr. Rs.)


Suresh Raina

He is an Indian Player and amazing batsman who is retained by Gujarat Lions, which is new team, for 9.5 Crores Rupees. He has initially played for Chennai Super Kings for the same amount.

6. Kieron Pollard (9.7 Cr. Rs.)


Kieron Pollard

He is an all-rounder who plays for West Indies. Pollard has been playing for Mumbai Indians and they retained him for 9.7 Crore Rupees.

5. Gautam Gambhir (10 Cr. Rs.)


Gautam Gambhir

He is an Indian player, who is the opening batsman for the Indian Cricket team, is retained by the Kolkata Knight Riders for 10 Crore Rupees.

4. Rohit Sharma (11.5 Cr. Rs.)


Rohit Sharma

He is also an Indian Player, a wonderful batsman, who is been retained by the Mumbai Indians for 12. 5 Crore Rupees but will be paid 11.5 Crore Rupees as the salary.

3. Shikhar Dhawan (12.5 Cr. Rs.)


Shikhar Dhawan

One of the finest Indian batsmen, Shikhar Dhawan is retained by Sun Risers Hyderabad for 12.5 Crore Rupees.

2. MS Dhoni (12.5 Cr. Rs.)


Mahendra Singh Dhoni

The Indian Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, will be playing for Rising Giant Pune this year, as the team Chennai Super Kings, for whom he has been playing all these seasons is suspended. He is retained for 12.5 Crore Rupees by the team, making him one of the most expensive IPL player of season 9.

1. Virat Kohli (15 Cr. Rs.)


Virat Kohli

The Vice Captain of the Indian Cricket Team and the finest batsman at present is retained by the Royal Challengers Bangalore for 12.5 Crores. But RCB will be paying virat 2.5 Crores extra, which makes him the most expensive player of the IPL Season 9, with a salary of Rs. 15 Crores.