#Krishnappa Gowtham

.Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Krishnappa Gowtham was picked up by Chennai Super Kings for a mind-boggling Rs 9.25 crore. (Photo credit: Instagram/@GowthamYadav1)

  • K Gowtham, the all-rounder from Karnataka, has modest IPL statistics
  • He has played just 24 matches in three IPL seasons and has scored 186 runs and taken 13 wickets
  • But on a slow Chepauk track, K Gowtham and Moeen Ali will be Dhoni's preferred men during the middle overs

.Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Chris Morris went to Rajasthan Royals and Krishanappa Gowtham went to Chennai Super Kings. (Photo credit: AFP/Instagram/gowthamyadav1)

  • The IPL 2021 auction saw some intense bidding wars for international players
  • Jhye Richardson, Shahrukh Khan among others attracted big money
  • All teams, except Rajasthan Royals and Royal Challengers Bangalore, completed their  squad