Prime Volleyball League 2022 Auctions Highlights: Rohit Kumar, Ranjit Singh, Chirag Yadav most expensive players

Prime Volleyball League 2022 auctions:  Follow for live updates and highlights from Prime Volleyball League auctions which will be held in Kolkata on October 13.

Updated : Oct 13, 2022 17:01 IST

Hyderabad Black Hawks in PVL auction.
Hyderabad Black Hawks in PVL auction. | Photo Credit: Special Arrangement

Hyderabad Black Hawks in PVL auction. | Photo Credit: Special Arrangement

Hello and welcome to Sportstar’s HIGHLIGHTS of the Prime Volleyball League auctions season 2.

And with that all teams have 12 players each!

The cap of the players are at 18 lakh after which there would be a draw to decide which team will get the player!

Bronze category (2 lakh)
  • George Anthony goes to Kochi Blue Spikers for 2 lakh!
  • T Srikanth sold to Ahmedabad for base price!
  • Kolkata wants Hari Prasad BS and gets it for 2 lakh!
  • Liberos are in !
  • Tushar Laware, YV Sita Rama Raju go to Chennai Blitz
  • Parth Patel will be a part of Ahmedabad for base price.
  • Abhilash Chaudhary sees Kolkata and Chennai big bid. With a 3.60 lakh bid, he goes to Kolkata!
  • Sudheer Shetty will get into Bengaluru at base price!
  • Blockers are in!
  • Jobin Varughese sold to Chennai for 2 lakh!
  • Jibin Sebastian gets Kochi Blue Spikers!
  • Harsh Chaudhary goes to Ahmedabad at 2 lakh!
  • Universals on the list!
  • Hyderabad and Kochi get going to bid for Hemanth. Hyderabad gets their man for 4.80 lakh.
  • Suryansh Tomar sold to Thunderbolts for base price.
  • Kolkata will have Raman Kumar but Chennai bids causing the base price to double with Chennai getting its man at 4.90 lakh
  • Nisam Muhammed A goes to Bengaluru for his base price.
  • Ahmedabad gets Nandhagopal for 2 lakh!
  • Attackers are brought in!
  • Aswin Rag sold to Kochi for 2 lakh.
  • Kolkata gets Anush for base price!
  • Attackers in !
  • Calicut Heroes take Sushil Kumar for 2 lakh.
  • Pavan Ramesh will go to Kochi Blue Spikers for 2 lakh.
  • Gokulnath sold to Bengaluru for 2 lakh
  • Aswath will be a part of the Ahmedabad camp for the base price.
  • The setters list are in !
Unsold players bought back- 2 lakh (base price)

Hyderabad wants Varun GS for 2 lakh!

Ratheesh CK goes to Mumbai Meteors!

Prabakaran gets a bidding war by Mumbai and Calicut. Mumbai can’t bid any more as Calicut gets him for 5.5 lakh.

Manu Joseph is back but again unsold

Ansab O goes to Calicut for his base price.

Deepesh Sinha is sent to Kolkata for 2 lakh

Prabagaran is back but remains unsold!


Silver category- 3 lakh (base price)
  • Deepu, Venkatesh, Muniarsu unsold!
  • Ramanathan sold to Chennai Blitz!
  • Alan, Shravan Yadav, Ratheesh unsold
  • Liberos are in !
  • Mujeeb MC goes to Bengaluru at base price!
  • Prince Koundal, Deepesh Kumar, Rijas KR, Sachin K, Mohit, Jibin Job, Selva Pandi, M Sajuprakash unsold
  • Fayis sold to Kochi sold at base price.
  • Lavmeet Katariya will be a part of Calicut squad for 3.90 lakh!
  • Jishnu PV goes to Bengaluru for 3 lakh!
  • Hyderabad gets Saurabh Maan for the base price
  • Calicut pays 3.60 lakh for Shafeeque Rahman!
  • Rajat unsold
  • Blockers are in !
  • Abdul Raheem, a Universal was sold to Mumbai for 3 lakh!
  • Arun Zacharias Siby sold to Hyderabad for 4 lakh!
  • Ibin Jose sold to Torpedoes for base price!
  • Selva Prabhu, AS Venkatesh, Manu Joseph, Mishab, Ansab O, Mubarak Ali, Anup, Praveen Kumar, Prince unsold!
  • Universal lots are in !
  • Sohan Kumar unsold!
  • Sethu TR, who was a part of Kerala’s National Games winning teams gets a strong bid between Bengaluru and Hyderabad. Bengaluru gets Sethu for 9.75 lakh!
  • Ashamatullah sold to Hyderabad for 5.30 lakh
  • AsifMon, Anandaraj, Prabagaran, Athul KP, Rahul Kataria, Piraisoodan, Rajat Chaudhary, Sunil Kumar, Ramesh Raja Sekar unsold!
  • George Anthony goes unsold!
  • Mohamed Riyazudeen from Tamil Nadu sets a bidding spree between Hyderabad and Kolkata. 6.60 lakh for Chennai, who comes in at the end and the player is sold!
  • Abilash is unsold!
  • Attackers in fray!
  • Prashant Kumar goes unsold!
  • Lal Sujan MV goes to Hyderabad for 4.50 lakh
  • Hariharan is auctioned for 3.30 lakh to Kolkata!
  • Asham Ali remains unsold!
  • Prasanna Raja A A of Tamil Nadu sold to Chennai Blitz for 4.10 lakh !
  • Jithin N of Kerala get Hyderabad and Mumbai raise bids. He goes to Mumbai for 5.30 lakh!
  • Mohan Ukkrapandian from Tamil Nadu goes to Calicut Heroes for 3 lakh!
  • Setters begin the silver category bidding!
Gold category- 5 lakh (base price)

Chirag Yadav (Calicut Heroes) and Vipul Kumar (Kochi Blue Spikers) are the most expensive players in the gold category.

  • The sole libero in the gold category Prabakaran is unsold!
  • The veteran Tamil Nadu blocker G R Vaishnav goes unsold!
  • Rohit P will be a part of the Mumbai camp for a base price of 5 lakh!
  • Blockers list are in!
  • The bid for the sole universal in gold category begins as Angamuthu is brought up in the auction table. Ahmedabad Defenders gets the Tamil Nadu Universal for 7.40 lakh!
  • Bengaluru and Mumbai fight it out again for Hardeep Singh, who goes to Mumbai for 6.60 lakh.
  • Amit Gulia of Haryana, played for Black Hawk have Mumbai and Bengaluru bidding. Chennai in as Bengaluru out. Gulia will play for Mumbai Meteors for 7.10 lakh!
  • Services’ Chirag Yadav, Hyderabad are bent on this player as they bid while the challenger keeps changing. Calicut Heroes are willing to spend 12.25 lakh for this Services attacker!
  • Varun G S of Karnataka goes unsold!
  • Kerala’s Rahul K is back with the Kolkata Thunderbolts at 7 lakh!
  • Gagandeep Singh of Punjab goes unsold!
  • M Ashwin Raj, several teams bid for this lad from Tamil Nadu. However, Calicut gets him at 6.7 lakh.
  • The attackers draw are in !
  • Vipul Kumar is the only setter available in the gold category. Kochi and Calicut bid high for the Uttar Pradesh setter. Kolkata comes between. Kochi gets Vipul Kumar for 10.75 lakh!
Platinum category 8 lakh(base price)

Rohit Kumar (Kochi Blue Spikers) and Ranjit Singh (Hyderabad Black Hawks) are the most expensive players from the platinum category.

  • Ranjit Singh, a setter who was the former Bengaluru Torpedoes captain goes to Hyderabad Black Hawks 12.25 lakh!
  • Karthik A, former captain of Kochi Blue Spikers was sold to Mumbai Meteors for 10 lakh!
  • Ahmedabad Defenders and Mumbai Meteors fight it out LM Manoj but Calicut comes in between as Mumbai goes out. Manoj is picked by 8.75 lakh for Ahmedabad Defenders!
  • Mumbai Meteors and Hyderabad Black Hawks tussle for Rohit Kumar. In come the Calicut Heroes at 11.25 lakh. Kochi Blue Spikers comes in between and get him from 17.5 lakh!
International players

Hyderabad Black Hawks - Trent O’Dea from Australia, Carlos Andres Zamora from Colombia

Chennai Blitz- Renato Mendes from Brazil, Moyo Audran from Cameroon

Kochi Blue Spikers- Eduardo Romay from Peru, Walter Da Cruz from Brazil

Calicut Heroes- Jose Antonio Sandoval from Cuba, Matt Hilling from USA

Bengaluru Torpedoes- Sebastian Giraldo from Colombia, Alirza Abaldoch from Iran

Kolkata Thunderbolts- Jose Verdi from Venezuela, Cody Caldwell from Cuba

Mumbai Meteors- Brandon Greenway from USA, Hiroshi Centellas from Cuba

Ahmedabad Defenders- Danial Motazedi from Iran, Andrew Kohut James from USA

Here are the drafts for international players!

Some players from Kerala, who have participated in PVL, felicitated for their National Games performance

Retained Players

Kolkata Thunderbolts - Vinit Kumar, Ashwal Rai  and Janshad U.

Ahmedabad Defenders- Captain Muthusamy A, Shon T John and S Santhosh,

Calicut Heroes- Jerome Vinith and Abil Krishnan.

Chennai Blitz- Akhin GS, Naveen Raja Jacob and Pinamma Prashant,

Bengaluru Torpedoes- Vinyak Rokhade, B Midhun Kumar, Pankaj Sharma.

Hyderabad Black Hawks- Guru Prasanth, Anand K and John Joseph

Kochi Blue Spikers- Venu C, Dushyanth G N and Erin Varghese

Where to watch live streaming of Prime Volleyball League auctions?
Prime Volleyball League auctions 2022 will be live streamed on the sites Facebook and Youtube LIVE.
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