IPL 2022 Auction Date: The bugle for the next season of the Indian Premier League has sounded. There is a mega auction before IPL 2022. Earlier, the old eight teams have released the list of their retained players. However, two new teams will also be entered in IPL 2022, and these new teams will have to give a list of their three players before December 25. Meanwhile, a big update has come out regarding the mega auction of IPL 2022.
According to the report, the mega auction of IPL 2022 can be held in the end of December or in the first week of January. However, till now the Indian Cricket Board has not made any formal announcement regarding the players’ auction.
10 teams will participate in IPL 2022
Let us tell you that 10 teams will participate in IPL 2022 instead of eight. Lucknow and Ahmedabad will be the two new teams of IPL. These teams can retain three players each from the auction pool. According to the report, KL Rahul can be given the command of Lucknow.
Next season may start from April 2
Earlier it was reported that the next season of IPL can start from April 2, 2022. The BCCI has already made it clear that the next season of IPL will be played in India. At the same time, all 10 teams will play seven-seven matches on the home ground and seven-seven matches will be played outside the house.
The old eight teams released the list of retained players
Before the mega auction of IPL 2022, all the 8 franchises of the league have announced their players to be retained. With this, after the release of the list of players officially retained on Tuesday, the speculations being made by the sports pundits also came to an end. After the retention process, these 27 names have surprised everyone in many ways. Many star players of IPL missed a place in the written list this time. At the same time, the luck of many young players has shone.
Ravindra Jadeja and Rishabh Pant are at the top along with Rohit Sharma in the players retained at the highest cost. Chennai Super Kings have retained their star all-rounder and Delhi Capitals have retained their young captain for Rs 16 crore. While the salary of Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni has decreased compared to the previous years.