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Dinesh Chandimal sold to Rajastan Royals for $50,000

22 year old Sri Lanka’s promising young wicketkeeping batsmen Dinesh Chandimal has just been bought by Rajastan Royals at the IPL 2012 Auction held today, 4th of February 2012. Along with Chandimal, Sri Lanka’s retired legendary off spinner Muttiah Muralitharan,fast bowling allrounder Thisara Perera and re-appointed Captain Mahela Jayawardene were sold for $220,000, $ 650,000 and 1.4 Million Dollars for teams Royal Challengers Bangalore and Delhi DareDevils repectively. 

This will be Dinesh Chandimal’s first stint at the IPL   which is scheduled to start  early April 2012.Dinesh Chandimal though only got one bidder for him at his base price $50,000, thanks to Rajastan Royals but many will be expecting fireworks from him if he plays in the IPL as many Sri Lankan cricketers and critics finds him to be the next big thing to prosper in International cricket.

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