Karthik took Twitter to reply Tendulkar's 100 MB in context with Indian Players at IPL 2021

IPL 2021: The BCCI is planning to conduct the IPL in India but Seelatest understands that a formal decision has not yet been taken. The dates of the rich-cash league have not been announced but it is tentatively expected to start on April 10.

By Mohit Sindhu, Updated : Feb 19, 2021 18:19 IST
Karthik took Twitter to reply Tendulkar's 100 MB in context with Indian Players at IPL 2021
D.K replies to Tendulkar in context with Indian players at the IPL 2021 from domestic circuit. (Getty Images)

Indian Premier League IPL 2021: With the conclusion of IPL 2021 auctions in Chennai on Thursday (February 18) where K Gowtham became the most expensive ever, among uncapped Indian players, Shahrukh Khan also earned a whopping IPL contract too. Indian cricket legendary Sachin Tendulkar has posted a pie chart in his 100 MB App that shows the statistics of the Indian players being shortlisted for the upcoming edition of IPL 2021 segregated by their domestic team.

According to these stats, Karthik's Tamil Nadu (13) contributed the most number of players in the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), then came Mumbai and Punjab (12 each) and Karnataka and Uttar Pradesh (11 each) followed by Delhi (9) and Kerala (8).

In reply, the former Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) skipper Dinesh Karthik took to his official Twitter handle and captioned the post, ''What a proud feeling. Well done to all the other states too.''

Earlier, 100MB tweeted ''When it comes to contributing players to IPL, teams like Tamil Nadu, Mumbai, Punjab, Karnataka & Uttar Pradesh are at the forefront.''

Moreover, Puducherry, Goa, Assam, Bihar, Hyderabad, and Himachal Pradesh have a single player to be a part of the rich-cash league, beginning this April. However, the BCCI is yet to officially announce the start date for the IPL 2021. The BCCI is planning to conduct the IPL in India but SeeLatest understands that a formal decision has not been taken yet, however, it is expected to start on April 10.

Also Read: IPL 2021: Full squads of all eight IPL teams after IPL 2021 Auctions

Dinesh Karthik’s jubilant reaction:

The pacers in the likes of Jhye Richardson, Adam Milne, and Nathan Coulter-Nile attracted huge bids in the recently concluded IPL 2021 auction, former KKR captain Dinesh Karthik took to Twitter to give a jubilant reaction. Karthik joked that his mother had suggested him to become a fast-bowler but he ended up listening to his father’s advice and took up wicket-keeping and batting.

“My mom had suggested me to become a fast bowler, but I ended up listening to my dad