IPL 2022 auction: Delhi Capitals picks India U-19 captain Yash Dhull for Rs 50 lakh

IPL Auction 2022: With a base price of Rs 20 lakh, there was some bidding before Delhi picked its home boy Yash Dhull.

Yash Dhull

India captain Yash Dhull after winning the ICC U19 World Cup 2022.   -  PTI

India's U-19 World Cup-winning captain Yash Dhull was roped in by Delhi Capitals for Rs 50 lakh. With a base price of Rs 20 lakh, there was some bidding before Delhi picked its home boy.

Under Dhull's captaincy, India won the U-19 World Cup title, beating England in the final.

Dhull, a 19-year-old top-order batter, scored 229 runs in the U-19 World Cup in four matches at an average of 76.33. His century against Australia helped India win by 96 runs and reach the final. His other major contribution was a half-century (82) against South Africa in the group stage.

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