With 292 cricket players set to go under the hammer, fans have been eagerly awaiting the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 auction scheduled for February 18 in Chennai. Previously, a total of 1,114 players had signed up for the IPL Auction 2021, with the final list being drawn up based on the shortlists submitted by the eight franchises. Kings XI Punjab (KXIP), who finished in sixth place last season, will enter the auction with the largest purse, with an available salary limit of Rs 53.20 crore.
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) have the lowest salary limits available of Rs 10.75 crore each.
Meanwhile, Rs 2 crore is the highest base price category in the auction, with ten players in that category. Harbhajan Singh and Kedar Jadhav are the only two Indian cricketers on that list, joined by foreign cricketers (Glenn Maxwell, Steve Smith, Shakib Al Hasan, Moeen Ali, Sam Billings, Liam Plunkett, Jason Roy and Mark Wood).
When and where is the IPL 2021 auction?
The IPL 2021 auction will take place on February 18 in Chennai.
At what time will the IPL 2021 auction start?
The IPL 2021 auction will start at 3:00 PM IST.
Which TV channels are broadcasting the IPL 2021 auction?
The IPL 2021 auction will be broadcast live on the Star Sports Network in India.
Where will the IPL 2021 auction be streamed live?
The IPL 2021 auction will be streamed live on HotStar. You can also check the live updates at sports.GossipMantri.com.
Note: All broadcast and streaming timings according to information from host broadcasters.
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