Indian Premier League season (IPL 10) is three months away to start but buzz among the fans on IPL auction 2017 is already started. IPL players auction is special and important part of the world’s most popular T20 league. Cricket fans love to hear Richard Madley’s British accent during the auction who is doing it for last nine seasons and it is expected for the 10th season too. The cricket players from all over the world took part in this auction and teams franchises bid huge amount of money on these players.
The IPL 2017 players’ auction will be the final edition under the existing 10-year contract. The auction to be held in Bengaluru on 4th February 2017. In the IPL governing council meeting, it was also decided that defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad will host the opening ceremony and the final of the IPL 2017. Many IPL franchises have released their big star players from their squad including Pieterson, Dale Steyn, Morne Morkel, Eoin Morgan, and Jason Holder.
The teams who will take part in the IPL auction 2017 are Delhi Daredevils, Kings XI Punjab, Kolkata Knight Riders, Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Rising Pune Supergiants and Gujarat Lions. This year teams owner will like to do some experiments with the players because after this season all players will be once again included in auction pool for IPL 11. This is the 10th edition of Indian Premier League and bidders will get many new players to include in a team.
IPL Auction 2017
IPL is expected to start on 4th April and ends in May and auction will take place on 4th February for this seasons in Bengaluru but the venue is yet to decide. The time, venue and list of players to go under the hammer in the IPL auction will be announced by IPL governing body soon and we will update it here.
IPL 2017 Auction date: 4th February 2017 (Confirmed)
IPL 2017 Auction time: 9 am IST
As many as 140 cricketers including 44 overseas players have been retained by the VIVO IPL franchises for 2017 season.
|Team||Purse Spent||Balance Purse||Purse Spent (Rs. In Crs)||Balance Purse (Rs. In Crs)||Total Players in the squad||Overseas Players|
VIVO IPL 2017 Players List Released by the Teams
|Rising Pune Supergiants||Kevin Pietersen, Ishant Sharma, Irfan Pathan, Thisara Perera, Rudra Pratap Singh, Scott Boland, M. Ashwin, Peter Handscomb, Saurabh Tiwary, Albie Morkel, George Bailey|
|Kolkata Knight Riders||Morne Morkel Brad Hogg Jason Holder Colin Munro John Hastings Jaydev Unadkat Rajagopal Sathish Manan Sharma Shaun Tait|
|Sunrisers Hyderabad||Karn Sharma Ashish Reddy Eoin Morgan Trent Boult Tirumalasetti Suman Aditya Tare|
|Delhi Daredevils||Nathan Coulter-Nile Imran Tahir Joel Paris Pawan Negi Pawan Suyal Akhil Arvind Herwadkar Mahipal Lomror|
|Mumbai Indians||Corey Anderson Marchant De Lange Unmukt Chand Akshay Wakhare Nathu Singh Kishore Pramod Kamath Martin Guptill Jerome Taylor|
|Kings XI Punjab||Mitchell Johnson Rishi Dhawan Kyle Abbott Farhaan Behardien|
|Gujarat Lions||Dale Steyn, Paras Dogra, Eklavya Dwivedi, Sarbjeet Ladda, Pravin Tambe, Umang Sharma, Amit Mishra, Aksh Deep Nath|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore||Varun Aaron Abu Nechim Ahmed David Wiese Kane Richardson Vikramjeet Malik Praveen Dubey Akshay Karnewar Vikas Tokas Parveez Rasool Chris Jordan|
Also Read: IPL 2017 Schedule & Time-Table
|Date & Time||4th February 2016 in Bengaluru|
|Participating Teams||Delhi Daredevils, Kings XI Punjab, Kolkata Knight Riders, Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Rising Pune Supergiants and Gujarat Lions|
|Players Retained||Every franchise can retain players from the previous squad|
|Spending Cap||$5 million|
|Under-22 players min Salary||$22,000|
In the last year’s IPL auction, total 351 players were available for the bid but the majority of them went unsold. Below is the result of IPL 9 auction.
Players List For IPL Auction 2017:
Out of 351 players, 130 players are capped, 219 players are uncapped and two cricketers are from associate players quota (Canada and Ireland) are set to go under the hammer in the IPL 2016 auction. A maximum of 116 players can be chosen at the auction.
Here is the list of players set their base prices themselves.
- Ishant Sharma (Base price: 2 crores)
- Shane Watson (Base price: 2 crores)
- Kevin Pietersen (Base price: 2 crores)
- Yuvraj Singh (Base price: 2 crores)
- Dale Steyn (Base price: 1.5 crores)
- Aaron Finch (Base price: 1 crores)
- Martin Guptill (Base price: 50 lakh )
- Dwayne Smith (Base price: 50 lakh )
Here we will place complete live updates of IPL Auction 2017. So stay tuned to us more news and latest updates.