Here are the list of all foreign players bought in the Women’s Premier League T20 auction 2023 held on 13 February, 2023.
Edit– on March 4, 2023, Deandra Dottin (WI) was replaced by Kim Garth (AUS) at Gujarat Giants.
March 9, 2023- Beth Mooney (AUS) replaced by Laura Wolvaardt (SA) at Gujarat Giants.
Each franchise had six overseas (non-Indian) slots available, so there were 30 players in all who got bids. The vast majority of the foreign players bought at the 2023 WIPL were Australian- no surprise given how they have dominated the women’s game in recent years.
Most costly overseas players at Women’s IPL 2023?
The costliest foreign players at the WIPL 2023 were Australia’s Ash Gardner and England’s Nat Sciver, both of whom got bids of INR 3.2 crores (320 lakh INR or AUD 557K or GBP 320K)
Any associate player bought at the WIPL 2023 auction?
The only associate nation player purchased at the WIPL auction was American Tara Norris, who went to Delhi Capitals for 10 lakh INR.
How many Australian players purchased at the Women’s Indian Premier League auction?
Originally, there were 14 Australian women’s cricketers bought at the WIPL. This increased to 15 on March 4, 2023 when Kim Garth was officially chosen by Gujarat Giants to replace the injured Deandra Dottin (WI)
Click here for the full list of all sold players at the inaugural WIPL auction (foreigners + Indian players)
All prices in lakh INR (10 lakh INR is one million rupees, 100 lakh INR equals one crore rupees)
|Name||Country||Franchise||Price (in lakhs INR)|
|Ellyse Perry||Australia||Royal Challengers Bangalore||170|
|Megan Schutt||Australia||Royal Challengers Bangalore||40|
|Sophie Devine||New Zealand||Royal Challengers Bangalore||50|
|Erin Burns||Australia||Royal Challengers Bangalore||30|
|Heather Knight||England||Royal Challengers Bangalore||40|
|Dane van Niekerk||South Africa||Royal Challengers Bangalore||30|
|Nat Sciver||England||Mumbai Indians||320|
|Amelia Kerr||New Zealand||Mumbai Indians||100|
|Heather Graham||Australia||Mumbai Indians||30|
|Issy Wong||England||Mumbai Indians||30|
|Hayley Matthews||West Indies||Mumbai Indians||40|
|Chloe Tryon||South Africa||Mumbai Indians||30|
|Alyssa Healy||Australia||UP Warriorz||70|
|Shabnim Ismail||South Africa||UP Warriorz||100|
|Lauren Bell||England||UP Warriorz||30|
|Sophie Ecclestone||England||UP Warriorz||180|
|Tahlia McGrath||Australia||UP Warriorz||140|
|Grace Harris||Australia||UP Warriorz||75|
|Sophia Dunkley||England||Gujarat Giants||60|
|Ashleigh Gardner||Australia||Gujarat Giants||320|
|Annabel Sutherland||Australia||Gujarat Giants||70|
|Georgia Wareham||Australia||Gujarat Giants||75|
|Meg Lanning||Australia||Delhi Capitals||110|
|Laura Harris||Australia||Delhi Capitals||45|
|Tara Norris||USA||Delhi Capitals||10|
|Marizanne Kapp||South Africa||Delhi Capitals||150|
|Alice Capsey||England||Delhi Capitals||75|
|Jess Jonassen||Australia||Delhi Capitals||50|