New Delhi. 2 new teams of IPL 2022 have been revealed, but when will the mega auction for IPL 2022, its date has not been revealed yet. Along with the franchisees, cricketer lovers are also eagerly waiting for this big auction. In IPL 2022, a total of 10 teams will take the field for the title. The 2 new teams are Ahmedabad and Lucknow. A team can have a maximum of 25 players.
It includes 8 foreign players. That is, 50 players can get a place in total 2 teams. Mega auction is to be held for IPL 2022. In this, players will be auctioned afresh.
Auction may be held in first week of January
According to the news of Inside Sport, the mega auction may take place in the first week of January next year. All the 8 old teams have been asked to finalize the list of retained players by December. The IPL Governing Council member said that all the deadlines of IPL 2022 will be decided in the next 7-8 days. Informally, the rules of the retained players and other things have already been discussed with the franchise.
In the coming 2 days, a decision regarding the auction date, deadline, auction purse will be taken and the franchisees will be formally informed. Although 10 teams have already landed in IPL. Earlier in 2011, 10 teams had landed. A total of 74 matches were played. Apart from this, 9-9 teams had landed in 2012 and 2013. 76-76 matches were played in both the seasons.