IPL Analysis: Does A Player’s Price Affect Performance?


Through the years in the IPL auction we have seen some staggering price tags for players, and this year was no different. Ben Stokes was sold to Rising Pune SuperGiant for $2.16 million, making him the highest-ever paid Englishman at the IPL, and he was closely followed by Tymal Mills who went for $1.9 million.

This raises the question: does price put pressure on a player to perform?