These 20 players were bought for the highest prices at Friday, 7 February 2020’s Cape Premier League player auction at Newlands. CPL dollars – the tournament’s fictional currency – was spent.
Noteworthy points about the 2020 CPL player auction
- Not one of the players who featured on 2019’s list of the most expensive purchases featured this year.
- The Hoeri Kwaggo Bulls’ five purchases were the most in this year’s top 20.
- The biggest purchase this year was more than double last year’s highest price.
- Each of this year’s top seven purchases were larger than last year’s biggest one.
Top 20 purchases at the 2020 CPL player auction
|1. Matthew de Villiers||Bo-Kaap Phantoms||1.7 million|
|2. Schaughan van Greunen||Atlantic Pirates||1.2 million|
|3. Neil Hornbuckle||Hoeri Kwaggo Bulls||1.1 million|
|4. Derek Mitchell||District Sixers||950,000|
|5. Mathew Goles||Devils Peak Dragons||800,000|
|6. Ryan Klein||Hoeri Kwaggo Bulls||800,000|
|7. Quinton Dreyer||Atlantic Pirates||800,000|
|8. Ferisco Adams||Cape Vikings||750,000|
|9. Craig Meier||Hoeri Kwaggo Bulls||700,000|
|10. William Hantam||District Sixers||650,000|
|11. Andre Malan||Cape Vikings||650,000|
|12. Tashwin Lukas||Bo-Kaap Phantoms||650,000|
|13. Kyle Pluke||Devils Peak Dragons||600,000|
|14. Leon le Roux||Atlantic Pirates||600,000|
|15. Jesse Christensen||Hoeri Kwaggo Bulls||550,000|
|16. Josh Breed||Devils Peak Dragons||500,000|
|17. Marvin Williams||Hoeri Kwaggo Bulls||500,000|
|18. Carlos Koyana||Bo-Kaap Phantoms||500,000|
|19. Chad Fortune||District Sixers||450,000|
|20. Marco Wyngard||Cape Vikings||450,000|