Mushfiqur Rahim is not distressed about not being selected. In the IPL auction which they made it clear. Mushfiqur Rahim is left alone in the auction at Kolkata.
Whereas Pat Cummins got an opportunity to bag in a Rs 15.50 crore contract with Kolkata Knight Riders. Pat cumming has become the highest-paid overseas player in IPL history.
Mushfiqur made a statement that “Things like this [being picked or not getting selected in the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction table] either happen or they don’t but it doesn’t bother me too much,”.He also said, “I had some hope but it didn’t happen. Life moves on.
I have never taken it seriously. Now we are playing in Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) and I want to focus on it.”
Mushfiqur wasn’t eager to take part in the IPL auction?
According to information, Mushfiqur wasn’t eager to take part in the IPL auction but was determined to give it a try, when a franchise showed some interest.
“To be honest, I didn’t want to give my name at the beginning because I thought no one is going to choose me. So there was no point in keeping my name there,” he explained
“But when they [IPL authorities] sent in the request, I thought there may be some chance this time. It did not happen but it is not in my control. It is not a big issue for me. I don’t know a lot about it. Whatever I got to know (from the media) about which franchises might be interested in me. Nothing more do I know apart from that.”