PKL Auction 2021 Live: Pro Kabaddi player auction - Follow Live Updates 
Monday, September 20, 2021
PKL 2021

PKL 2021

PKL Auction 2021 Live: Pro Kabaddi League player auction for 2021 season – Follow Live Updates – More than 450 players will ho under the hammer in the Pro Kabaddi 2021 auction which is scheduled to take place from 29 August to 31 August in Mumbai. All the 12 franchises in PKL will try to strengthen their side by buying some of the top-notch Kabaddi talents available in the auction. The teams need to make up their respective squads for PKL Season 8 having collectively released 161 players ahead of the new campaign. Most of the released players have been added to the auction pool, which also has additions from the domestic field and the New Young Players. Players from the top eight ranked teams of the senior national kabaddi championships of the last two seasons and overseas players too make up the pool. 

Key Details
  • Auction Purse – Rs 4.4 Crores
  • Final Bid Match Cards – 2
Players to watch out for
  • Pardeep Narwal
  • Ajay Thakur
  • Rahul Chaudhari
  • Rohit Kumar
Each franchise can spend INR 4.4 crores to build their teams and can avail of a maximum of two Final Bid Match cards, depending on the number of players they have already retained. Watch Pro Kabaddi 2021 auction live! With big names in the Pro Kabaddi auction pool, including legends like Pardeep Narwal, Ajay Thakur, Rahul Chaudhari and Rohit Kumar among others along with rising players, the bidding is expected to be fierce.
Who are the Richy Rich of PKL? 
  • Monu Goyat – Rs 1.51 crore – Haryana Steelers, Season 6
  • Siddharth Desai – Rs 1.45 crore – Telugu Titans, Season 7
  • Rahul Chaudhari – Rs 1.29 crore – Telugu Titans, Season 6
  • Nitin Tomar – Rs 1.20 crore – Puneri Paltan, Season 7
  • Deepak Hooda – Rs 1.15 crore – Jaipur Pink Panthers, Season 6
  • Nitin Tomar – Rs 1.15 crore – Puneri Paltan, Season 6
  • Rishank Devadiga – Rs 1.11 crore – UP Yoddha, Season 6
  • Fazel Atrachali – Rs 1 crore – U Mumba, Season 6
In Season 6, six players hit the one crore mark while two kabaddi players, including Siddharth Desai and Nitin Tomar, crossed the eight-figure mark, for Season 7. Neither of them has been retained by their respective teams for PKL Season 8.
Category 
  • A – 30 lakhs
  • B – 20 lakhs
  • C – 10 lakhs
  • D – 06 lakhs
This player auction pool is divided into four categories: Category A, B, C and D. Base Prices are as follows: Category A is INR 30 lakhs, B is INR 20 lakhs, C INR 10 lakhs and D is INR 6 lakhs.
Where to watch Pro Kabaddi 2021 auction live?
Live Telecast 
  • Star Sports 1 Hindi
  • Star Sports 1 Hindi HD
  • Star Sports 2
  • Star Sports 2 HD
  • Star Sports FIRST
  • Star Sports 1 Telugu
  • Star Sports 1 Tamil
  • Star Sports 1 Kannada 
Live Streaming 
Disney+ Hotstar, You can follow live updates of the PKL Season 8 auction on the Pro Kabaddi website’s live auction centre.
Timings for PKL Auction 2021
The Pro Kabaddi 2021 auction starts at 6:30 PM IST.