The public sale for Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 is about to happen in Chennai on Thursday (February 18) from 3pm onwards. All eyes will likely be on the eight franchises because the look to replenish the gaps of their squad for the upcoming 14th version of the IPL, which in all probability will happen within the months of April and Might.
The mini-auction this yr would see 292 gamers going below the hammer and all these cricketers have been shortlisted by the eight franchises, with 61 vacancies to be stuffed by the groups. A complete of 164 Indian gamers, 125 abroad gamers, and three gamers from affiliate nations will likely be up for grabs within the public sale.
Rs 2 crore is the very best reserve worth and two Indian gamers – Harbhajan Singh and Kedar Jadhav – and eight abroad gamers – Glenn Maxwell, Steve Smith, Shakib Al Hasan, Moeen Ali, Sam Billings, Liam Plunkett, Jason Roy and Mark Wooden have chosen to be slotted within the highest bracket.
12 gamers are on the public sale checklist with a base worth of Rs 1.5 crore. Hanuma Vihari and Umesh Yadav are the 2 Indian gamers within the checklist of 11 cricketers with a base worth of Rs 1 crore.
Here’s a have a look at the squad, their purse and their vacancies…
Rajasthan Royals (RR):
Purse: Rs 37.85 cr; Slots left: 9 ; Abroad slots left: 3
Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK):
Purse: Rs 19.90 cr; Slots left: 6; Abroad slots left: 1
Kings XI Punjab (KXIP):
Purse: Rs 53.20 cr; Slots left: 9; Abroad slots left: 5
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR):
Purse: Rs 10.75 cr; Slots left: 8; Abroad slots left: 2
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB):
Purse: Rs 35.40 cr ; Slots left: 11; Abroad slots left: 3
Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH):
Purse: Rs 10.75 cr; Slots left: 3; Abroad slots left: 1
Delhi Capitals (DC):
Purse: Rs 13.40 cr; Slots left: 8; Abroad slots left: 3
Mumbai Indians (MI):
Purse: Rs 15.35 cr; Slots left: 7; Abroad slots left: 4
You possibly can watch Reside Streaming of the IPL 2021 public sale on Disney+ Hotstar.
(with company inputs)