World No. 2 Saina and former World No. 1 Lee Chong Wei were bought by Awadh Warriors of Lucknow and Hyderabad Hunters respectively for approx Rs 66,70,745 each in a closed door bidding yesterday even though their names were mentioned in the players list which went under the hammer in the open session yesterday.
Two-time bronze medalist at the World Championship and winner of Macau Open, Sindhu found herself in the middle of an aggressive bidding yesterday among Delhi Acers, Mumbai Rockets and Chennai Smashers and she was finally bought by Vijakant son Shanmugapandian owned Chennai Smashers for approximately Rs 63,37,207.
World Number 9 Srikanth, who won the Swiss Open and India Super Series this season, attracted fierce bids from Bangalore Top Guns and Mumbai Rockets before being bought by the former for approximately Rs 53,40,756.

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