Pardeep Narwal etched his name in history books on Friday as the 24-year-old became the Pro Kabaddi League’s most expensive player. The Dubki King was signed up by UP Yoddha for ₹1.65 crore, which is a record price in the PKL.
Pardeep dethroned Monu Goyat, who was bought for ₹1.51 crore by Patna Pirates ahead of season 6, as the PKL’s most expensive player. Siddharth Desai, who was the most expensive player in last year’s auctions, remained among the best-paid players as he was retained by Telugu Titans for ₹1.30 crore.
Here’s a collection of the biggest buys in the history of the Pro Kabaddi League –
|Pardeep Narwal||UP Yoddha (Season 8)||₹1.65 crore|
|Monu Goyat||Haryana Steelers (Season 6)||₹1.51 crore|
|Siddharth Desai||Telugu Titans (Season 7)||₹1.45 crore|
|Siddharth Desai||Telugu Titans (Season 8)||₹1.30 crore|
|Rahul Chadhari||Telugu Titans (Season 6)||₹1.29 crore|
|Nitin Tomar||Puneri Paltan (Season 7)||₹1.20 crore|
|Deepak Niwas Hooda||Jaipur Pink Panthers (Season 6)||₹1.15 crore|
|Nitin Tomar||Puneri Paltan (Season 6 )||₹1.15 crore|
|Rishank Devadiga||UP Yoddha (Season 6)||₹1.11 crore|
|Fazel Atrachali||U Mumba (Season 6)||₹1 crore|