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    England players in the IPL: the full rundown

    Find out which England players are heading to the 2018 IPL.

    Eight England players were bought over the two-day Indian Premier League auction. 

    Here's everything you need to know. 

    Ben Stokes

    Team: Rajasthan Royals
    Cost: £1.38m
    Previous IPL teams: Rising Pune Supergiant (2017) 
    IPL 2017 performance: 12 matches; 316 runs at an average of 31.60; 12 wickets at an average of 26.30. His solid displays resulted in Stokes being named the tournament's Most Valuable Player last season.

    Chris Woakes

    Team: Royal Challengers Bangalore
    Cost: £820,000 
    Previous IPL teams: Kolkata Knight Riders
    IPL 2017 performance: 13 matches; 17 wickets at an average of 22.70; 46 runs at an average of 11.50

    Jos Buttler

    Team: Rajasthan Royals
    Cost: £485,000 
    Previous IPL teams: Mumbai Indians
    IPL 2017 performance: 10 matches; 272 runs at an average of 27.20. Buttler's team were crowned champions after defeating Rising Pune Supergiant by one run in an entertaining final.  

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    Moeen Ali

    Team: Royal Challengers Bangalore
    Cost: £187,000
    Previous IPL teams: None

    Jason Roy

    Team: Delhi Daredevils
    Cost: £165,000
    Previous IPL teams: Gujarat Lions
    IPL 2017 performance: three matches; 59 runs at an average of 29.50

    Mark Wood

    Team: Chennai Super Kings
    Cost: £165,000
    Previous IPL teams: none 

    Chris Jordan

    Team: Sunrisers Hyderabad 
    Cost: £111,000
    Previous IPL teams: Royal Challengers Bangalore
    IPL 2017 performance: one match; one wicket

    Sam Billings

    Team: Chennai Super Kings
    Cost: £111,000
    Previous IPL teams: Delhi Daredevils
    IPL 2017 performance: six matches; 138 runs at an average of 23 

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