After the success of Pro Wrestling season 1, held last year, the Pro Wrestling season 2 is here to enthral one and all. The second season of the lucrative Indian wrestling competition, featuring amateur rules, get under way from January 2, 2017.
Sakshi Malik, Bajrang Punia, Geeta Phogat are some of the major names taking part in the competition this time. The wrestlers -- both Indian and international -- went under the hammer on Friday at the Pro Wrestling League season 2 auction and were given their designated teams to participate in the 2017 edition of the IPL and ISL style competition.
Georgia's Vladimer Khinchegashvili, who won the gold in Rio 2016 Olympics in the men's 57kg freestyle wrestling category, has been the costliest buy in the auction as he was purchased for a price of Rs 48 lakh by Team Punjab, co-owned by evergreen Bollywood superstar Dharmendra.
History maker for India, Sakshi Malik, moved to Team Delhi for a price of Rs 30 lakh.
A total of six city-based teams will be battling it out in the competition, which will take place over five different venues.
Here is the full list of players with their teams:
Vladimer Khinchegashvili -- Rs 48 lakh
Togrul Asgarov -- Rs 35 lakh
Jitendra -- Rs 11.5 lakh
Odunayo Adekuroye -- Rs 32 lakh
Vasilisa Marzaliu -- Rs 20 lakh
Manju Kumari -- Rs 20.5 lakh
Sandeep Tomar -- Rs 31 lakh
Magomed Kurbanaliev -- Rs 47 lakh
Abdusalam Gadisov -- Rs 20 lakh
Sofia Mattsson -- Rs 41.5 lakh
Marwa Amri -- Rs 25 lakh
Pritam -- Rs 7.75 lakh
Rahul Aware -- Rs 31 lakh
Jabrayil Hasanov -- Rs 43 lakh
Erica Wiebe -- Rs 43 lakh
Erdenebat Bekhbayar -- Rs 16 lakh
Bajrang Punia -- Rs 38 lakh
Satyavart Kadian -- Rs 18 lakh
Mariya Stadnik -- Rs 47 lakh
Sakshi Malik -- Rs 30 lakh
Sangeeta Phogat -- Rs 5 lakh
Rahul Mann -- Rs 9 lakh
Elizbar Odikadze -- Rs 25.5 lakh
Ritu Phogat -- Rs 36 lakh
Pooja Dhanda -- Rs 7 lakh
TEAM UTTAR PRADESH
Amit Dahiya -- Rs 14 lakh
Amit Dhankar -- Rs 32 lakh
Mausam khatri -- Rs 15.75 lakh
Geeta Phogat -- Rs 16 lakh
Maria Mamashuk -- Rs 29 lakh