IPL Auctioneer Hugh Edmeades collapsed during the auction. He fainted while intense bidding for Sri Lankan Wanindu Hasaranga was going on.
The auction was stalled and early lunch was taken. Hugh Edmeades was known for operating the auction with great energy and enthusiasm. He was under medical observation now.
The last auction was Deepak Hooda who sold for Lucknow Supergiants for 5.75cr. Certified Cricket Junkie, Gautam Bhimani said that it was a physical fall, no internal issues and Hugh Edmeades was fine.