English wicket-keeper batsman Jos Buttler has been sold to Mumbai Indian in the players auction for Vivo IPL 2016. Mumbai Indians bid 380 Lakhs INR to purchase destructive middle order batsman for ninth Indian Premier League edition.

Mumbai Indians bought Jos Buttler for 3.8 Crore.
Jos Buttler

Mumbai Indians also bought Kiwi’s front line bowler Tim Southee for 2.5 Crore rupees.

As per Mumbai Indians twitter message, Ricky said, “We have got two boys, two overseas players, Jos Buttler and Tim Southee. We are very happy with those picks. I was very keen to have Buttler to have as a backup batsman and a wicket keeper as well. Tim is a very good new ball bowler and can easily take the place of Lasith Malinga. So we are happy with the buys”

Players MI bought in Auction

Player Bid Price (INR) Role
Jos Buttler 3.8 Crore Wicket-keeper
Tim Southee 2.5 Crore Bowler
Nathu Singh 3.2 Crore Bowler
Krunal Pandya 2.0 Crore All-rounder
Kishore Pramod Kamath 1.4 Crore All-rounder
Jitesh Sharma 10 Lakh Wicket-keeper
Deepak Punia 10 Lakh All-rounder

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