- Shahrukh Khan sold for 9 crores in IPL auction
- Now the first century in Ranji Trophy
The mega auction for the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 season has ended recently. In this, there was a lot of money rain on uncapped player Shahrukh Khan. He was bought by Punjab Kings for 9 crores. He has also proved his worth and scored his first century in Ranji. Shahrukh Khan got out after scoring 194 runs.
Shahrukh Khan is in great form right now. He has scored a century against Delhi while playing for Tamil Nadu in Ranji. Shahrukh of Tamil Nadu scored a century in 89 balls in the Ranji match being played in Guwahati from February 17. This was Shahrukh’s first century in any format and in any tournament.
Shahrukh scored 194 runs in 148 balls in the match. During this he hit 10 sixes and 20 fours. In his innings, Shahrukh scored 140 runs from the boundary. Nitish Rana got out LBW to Shahrukh who came close to the double century. Shahrukh missed a double century by 6 runs.
Handled Tamil Nadu’s faltering innings
In fact, batting first, Delhi’s team scored 452 runs in the match. Yash Dhul and Lalit Yadav scored centuries for the team. In response, on the second day of the match, Tamil Nadu’s team lost 5 wickets for 162 runs at one time. From here Shahrukh came out to bat at number 7. Together with Baba Inderjit, he took out the team with difficulty by making a partnership of 134 runs. Inderjit scored 117 runs, while Shahrukh scored a century on 89.
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Preity Zinta’s team buys Shahrukh
In the IPL Mega Auction, the base price of spin all-rounder and fast bowler Shahrukh Khan was Rs 40 lakh. Preity Zinta’s team Punjab Kings included Shahrukh in their team by bidding Rs 9 crore. For him, there was a war between Chennai Super Kings (CSK), Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Punjab Kings (PBKS). But once again Preity Zinta’s team Punjab Kings bought Shahrukh Khan and this time he had to pay 9 crores.