IPL is one of the biggest cricket league in the world.Matches of IPL 9 are to be played from between April 9 to May 29, 2016.

Sunrisers Hyderabad [SRH]
Royal Challengers Bangalore [RCB]
Kolkata Knight Riders [KKR]
Mumbai Indians [MI]
Delhi Daredevils [DD]
Kings XI Punjab [KXIP]
Rising Pune Supergiants  [RPS]
Gujarat Lions [GL]

Mahendra Singh Dhoni was picked by Pune for 12.5 crore which is one the highest bids accompanied by Raina. Coming to the second choice of the teams Ajinkya Rahane was the second choice for Pune, while Rajkot opted for Ravindra Jadeja in the same position. (9.5 crore each)

Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin was picked by Pune as their third choice and will get a sum of Rs 7.5 crore. Brendon McCullum the biggest hitter was Rajkot's choice.