1. Chris Morris
Chris Morris is a South African professional cricketer. In the auction of IPL 2021, Rajasthan Royals bought South African all-rounder Chris Morris for a massive amount of 16.25 crore. With this, Morris has become the most expensive player in the league’s history, beating Yuvraj Singh (16 crores).
2. Ab De Villiers
Ab de Villiers, began his international career as a wicket keeper-batsman. He, is widely regarded as one of the greatest batsmen of all time. He is the highest-paid South African cricketer after Chris Morris in the IPL. He, was retained by the team RCB for Rs 11 crore in season 2021.
3. Kagiso Rabada
Kagiso Rabada is a south African international cricketer who plays for Delhi Capitals in IPL (Indian Premier League ), He is also known as the leader of his national team’s bowling attack. The speedster was retained by Delhi Capitals for amount of Rs 4.2 crore.
4. Quinton De Kock
Quinton de kock is South African cricketer and former captain of proteas in all three formats. Playing for the Mumbai Indians in IPL (Indian premier league). He, was retained by Mumbai Indians in season 2021 for Rs 2.8 crore. He has also played for Sunrisers Hydrabad, Delhi capitals, Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL.
5. Faf Du Plessis
Faf du Plessis is a South African international cricketer and former captain of the South Africa national cricket team. Faf du plessis is also part of the IPL team Chennai Super Kings (CSK), which is one of the most successful teams in the IPL. The salary of the player is around Rs 1.6 crore.
6. David Miller
After playing for Punjab Kings for over numbers of years, David Miller was bought by Rajasthan Royals for Rs 75 lakhs during the IPL players auction ahead of IPL 2020, and despite playing just one game in the IPL 2020, Rajasthan Royals retained him for 2021, keeping in mind his ability to single-handedly change the course of the match. His 38-ball hundred against RCB in his in 2013 is still remembered by the IPL fans. The left-handed batsman has grown to become South Africa’s middle order mainstay and is an important member of RR.