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NEW DELHI: As the much-anticipated Indian Premier League auction took place in Chennai on Thursday, IPL franchise Delhi Capitals continued with last season’s efforts to involve fans directly, via an array of engagement initiatives.

In the build-up to the auction, community polls were hosted on social media and in-person vox populi was conducted with fans at different locations in the city to get their opinion on preferred picks for the auction. The team’s official fan club, the DC Toli, also shared a customised digital filter to enable fans to send in digital vox populi.

Jan 18, 2021 15:01
MUMBAI: The mini-auction before the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League is expected to take place on 16th February.  Before that, players who are currently out of contract can register online before February 4. Also, all the franchises have been informed that the last date by which they should announce their list of retained players for the 2021 edition of the IPL is 20th January. 
May 28, 2019 18:05
NEW DELHI: Delhi High Court on Monday deferred the hearing on a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) against Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and Indian Premier League's (IPL) auction process. The plea which was filed by social activist Sudhir Sharma alleged that auctioning of players in the IPL is illegal and should be stopped.
Dec 19, 2018 11:12
MUMBAI: The Indian Premier League (IPL) held its player auction for the 2019 season on Tuesday in Jaipur. Between the eight franchises, 60 players were selected from the pruned list of 346 players that went down the hammer at a whopping Rs. 1.07 billion.
Jan 23, 2018 12:01
MUMBAI: While the Indian Premier League (IPL) teams are gearing up for the big players’ auction, which is going to take place in Bengaluru on January 27 and 28, Rajasthan Royals (RR) has hit out at the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) over the player retention and the auction process.
Jan 22, 2018 13:01
MUMBAI: The advisory body of the Indian Premier League has announced that a team buying England all-rounder Ben Stokes would be entitled to hire his replacement in case he remains unavailable for the entire duration of IPL. However, if he misses only part of the event, the franchise won’t be eligible to seek his replacement.
Jan 22, 2018 12:01
MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced its IPL 2018 player auction list, with 16 marquee players from India and overseas headlining the pool of 578 players that will go under the hammer in Bengaluru on January 27 and 28. With 18 players retained, 182 slots are up for grabs.
Jan 16, 2018 13:01
MUMBAI: The decision by UK's Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) to charge England's star all rounder Ben Stokes with affray over a fight outside a Bristol nightclub last year has complicated matters for the IPL teams ahead of next weekend's player auctions.  The 26-year-old, named player of last year's IPL, and two men from Bristol are due to appear before magistrates at a future date.
Jan 15, 2018 12:01
Waning fortunes, rising demand and frantic calculations for sale and purchase. IPL players auction is as much about the monies as about the game.