Nicholas Pooran in IPL 2023 Auction bought by LSG [Lucknow Super Giants Franchise] Team for a whooping 16 Crore Rs after a huge and marathon bidding war has started from his base price of 2 Crore Rs between CSK and RR teams till 3.40 Crore Rs and after 3.40 Crore Rs CSK pulled themselves back and DC [Delhi Capitals] the new franchise or team has come into fray and indulged in the bidding war with RR [Rajasthan Royals] in an intense fashion.
This bidding tug of war lasts till 7.25 Crore Rs with RR were out of the Race and new contender LSG [Lucknow Super Giants] has come into the middle of bidding fight resumption with 7.25 Crore Rs to 7.5 Crore Rs with DC [Delhi Capitals]. Then the bidding war going on and finally has come to an halt on 16 Crore Rs with DC seemed disinterested to spend so much bucks for a single player with a limited amount of purse and this respective team had gone out of the race. Then LSG [Lucknow Super Giants] bought him and inducted to their team with an astounding amount of 16 Crore Rs. He is the most paid West Indies Cricketer and Player in the history of IPL Auction Horizon holistically and systematically.
NICHOLAS POORAN JOURNEY IN IPL WITH DIFFERENT TEAMS AND HIS PERFORMANCE HAS MADE HIM MOST EXPENSIVE WEST INDIES PLAYER IN IPL AUCTION HISTORY.
He started his IPL Journey as a backup player for Mumbai Indians team in 2017 and bought by them on his base price of meager 30 Lakh Rs as he has just commenced his International cricket carrer in 2016. Then he did not get any buyers in IPL 2018 Auction and remained unsold for IPL 2018 Season because of his average and diminishing returns with the bat in International Cricket for WI [limited-Overs Format] in the Year 2017.
JOURNEY OF NICHOLAS POORAN IN IPL FROM 2019 TILL 2022.
So, he moulded his style of game and playing with caution and aggression approach that yielded him results from bat and he played some productive knocks for West Indies in 2018 and 2019 respectively. In 2019 IPL Auction for the first time he bought by then Kings XI Punjab now Punjab kings for huge amount of 4.20 Crore Rs and then in 2019 IPL season he as a left hand and Wicket Keeper explosive batter in his first full-fledged IPL Season played with fearless nature and approach some brilliant innings for Kings XI Punjab also scored 168 Runs in his debut season.
NICHOLAS POORAN’S PERFORMANCES OF IPL 2020 TILL 2022.
In 2020 IPL he retained by Kings XI Punjab now Punjab Kings alongside Chris Gayle his performance got better and scored 353 runs with attacking mindset and highest of 77 Runs and bowlers of different teams got beware with this stylish, aggressive middle order left hand Caribbean batter. IPL 2021 The forgettable season for him with Punjab Kings as they retained him. His poor performance with bat continued for whole season. He scored a host of 0 runs for PBKS. In IPL 2022 Auction PBKS released him and bought by new franchise which is SRH for 10.75 Crore Rs where he redeemed himself as a finisher in middle order position and score fruitful runs in pressure situations for SRH and has become a valuable player for this respective team.
SRH released him before IPL 2023 Auction and in IPL 2023 Nicholas Pooran bought by LSG in 16 Crore Rs because not of his recent international form but of past IPL 2022 performance and form and his attacking finishing ability has made him a match-winner and dangerous middle order batter whom can run away the games and snatched the momentum from opposition team to their team in an enhanced and reliable fashion. Therefore, this is the journey and information about knocks played by Nicholas Pooran with different teams like:- PBKS and SRH from IPL 2019 till IPL 2022 significantly and robustly.