Updated: Feb 13, 2022
IPL 2022 Auction Updates on Players Sold, Unsold, Purse Remaining & Full Team Details
After a four-year hiatus, the Indian Premier League (IPL) mega-auction is back to rock the stage and the 10 franchises are gearing up to bolster their squads by spending millions of dollars this weekend in their quest to rope in the biggest names of the game.
The mega-auction for the 15th edition of IPL is being held at Hotel ITC Gardenia in Bengaluru on February 12 and 13 with British auctioneer Hugh Emandes as the host.
Here's all you need to know about the mega-auction for the upcoming edition of the blockbuster T20 competition.
How many players are going under the hammer and what is the total amount left in the purses of franchises?
As many as 600 players will be going under the hammer in the first auction of this magnitude since 2018, which will also see 10 players of the India U-19 team that won the ICC Under-19 World Cup 2022.
Originally, 590 cricketers were selected from a total of 1214 players to go under the hammer as opposed to the current total of 600. Of these, 377 are Indian players while 223 make up overseas players. Included in the mix are a total of 229 capped players, 364 uncapped and seven players from Associate teams.
The first day of the two-day mega event will see a minimum of 97 players up for bidding and depending on the time left before the day is called off, the auction will continue for 106 to 116 players. While the first 18 sets (until player 161) will be auctioned the next day.
Teams will have a maximum purse of Rs 90 crore to spend, with all 10 clubs having utilised money for retentions and draft players. Each franchise is required to have a minimum of 18 players and a maximum of 25 players in their roster before the end of the auction. Each squad can contain a maximum of eight international players.
They must also spend a minimum of INR 67.5 crore (about USD 9 million) of their entire budget of INR 90 crore (USD 12 million approx.)
Chennai Super Kings
Kolkata Knight Riders
Luknow Super Giants
Royal Challengers Bangalore
Players Bought Teams Wise So Far
Mumbai Indians Players - Rohit Sharma (INR 16 crore), Jasprit Bumrah (INR 12 crore), Suryakumar Yadav (INR 8 crore), Kieron Pollard (INR 6 crore), Ishan Kishan (INR 15.25 crore), Dewald Brevis, Basil Thampi, M Ashwin
Royal Challengers Bangalore Players - Virat Kohli (INR 15 crore), Glenn Maxwell (INR 11 crore), Mohammed Siraj (INR 7 crore), Faf du Plessis, Harshal Patel (INR 10.75 crore), Wanindu Hasaranga (INR 10.75 crore), Dinesh Karthik, Josh Hazlewood, Shahbaz Ahamad, Anuj Rawat, Aakash Deep
Chennai Super Kings Players - Ravindra Jadeja (INR 16 crore), MS Dhoni (INR 12 crore), Moeen Ali (INR 8 crore), Ruturaj Gaikwad (INR 6 crore), Robin Uthappa, Dwayne Bravo, Ambati Rayudu, Deepak Chahar, KM Asif, Tushar Deshpande
Sunrisers Hyderabad Players - Kane Williamson (INR 14 crore), Abdul Samad (INR 4 crore), Umran Malik (INR 4 crore), Washington Sundar, Nicholas Pooran, T Natarajan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Priyam Garg, Rahul Tripathi, Abhishek Sharma, Kartik Tyagi, Shreyas Gopal, J Suchith
Rajasthan Royals Players - Sanju Samson (INR 14 crore), Jos Buttler (INR 10 crore), Yashasvi Jaiswal (INR 4 crore), Devdutt Padikkal, Shimron Hetmyer, R Ashwin, Trent Boult, Prasidh Krishna, Yuzvendra Chahal, Riyan Parag, KC Cariappa
Delhi Capitals Players - Rishabh Pant (INR 16 crore), Axar Patel (INR 9 crore) , Prithvi Shaw (INR 7.5 crore) , Anrich Nortje (INR 6.5 crore), David Warner, Mitchell Marsh, Shardul Thakur, Mustafizur Rahman, Kuldeep Yadav, Ashwin Hebbar, Sarfaraz Khan, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Srikar Bharat
Punjab Kings Players - Mayank Agarwal (Rs 12 crore), Arshdeep Singh (Rs 4 crore), Shikhar Dhawan, Kagiso Rabada, Jonny Bairstow, Rahul Chahar, Shahrukh Khan, Harpreet Barar, Prabhsimran Singh, Jitesh Sharma, Ishan Porel
Gujarat Titans Players - Hardik Pandya (INR 15 crores), Rashid Khan (INR 15 crores) , Shubman Gill (INR 8 crores), Jason Roy, Mohammed Shami, Lockie Ferguson, Abhinav Sadarangani, Rahul Tewatia, Noor Ahmad, R Sai Kishore
Lucknow Super Giants Players - KL Rahul (INR 17 crore), Marcus Stoinis (INR 9.2 crore), Ravi Bishnoi (INR 4 crore), Quinton de Kock, Manish Pandey, Deepak Hooda, Jason Holder, Krunal Pandya, Mark Wood, Avesh Khan, Ankit Rajpoot
Kolkata Knight Riders Players: Venkatesh Iyer, Nitish Rana, Shreyas Iyer, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Pat Cummins, Varun Chakravarthy, Shivam Mavi, Sheldon Jackson
Top Buys in TATA IPL 2022 Auction on Day 1