However, Akila Dananjaya was taken by the Mumbai Indians for his base price of Rs 50 lakh.
Mahela bags Dananjaya
The team is coached by former Sri Lankan skipper Mahela Jayawardena and it is said that Mahela had played a part in bringing Dananjaya in.
Meanwhile. Dushmantha Chameera became the second Sri Lankan after Royals paid Rs 50 lakh for the medium pacer.