IPL 2022 player auction list announced; 590 to go under hammer

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MUMBAI: The Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 Player Auction list is out with a total of 590 cricketers set to go under the hammer during the two-day mega auction which will take place in Bengaluru on February 12 and 13.

Amongst the 590 players who have registered for the auction, 228 are capped players, 355 are uncapped players and 7 belong to Associate Nations.   

The likes of Shreyas Iyer, Shikhar Dhawan, R Ashwin, Mohammad Shami, Ishan Kishan, Ajinkya Rahane, Suresh Raina, Yuzvendra Chahal, Washington Sundar, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar, Ishant Sharma, Umesh Yadav, etc. are set to go under the hammer. 

The 10 IPL franchisees – Chennai Super Kings, Delhi Capitals, Kolkata Knight Riders, Lucknow Super Giants, Mumbai Indians, Punjab Kings, Rajasthan Royals, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Sunrisers Hyderabad and Team Ahmedabad will also be bidding to have some of the biggest cricketing names – Faf du Plessis, David Warner, Pat Cummins, Kagiso Rabada, Trent Boult, Quinton de Kock, Jonny Bairstow, Jason Holder, Dwayne Bravo, Shakib Al Hasan, Wanindu Hasaranga, etc. – in their squad. 

Rs 2 crore is the highest reserve price and as many as 48 players have chosen to place themselves in this bracket. There are 20 players in the auction list with a reserve price of Rs 1.5 crore while 34 players are in the list of cricketers with a reserve price of Rs 1 crore.

Franchise    Salary Cap left  (Rs cr)        No. of open player slots    No. of open overseas player slots
CSK              48                                         21                                     7

DC                47.5                                      21                                     7

KKR             48                                          21                                     6    

MI                48                                          21                                     7

PK               72                                          23                                     8

RR               62                                          22                                    7

RCB            57                                          22                                     7

SH               68                                          22                                    7

LSK             59                                          22                                    7

TA                52                                          22                                   7

A total of 370 Indian players and 220 overseas players will be up for grabs in what promises to be an action-packed IPL 2022 Player Auction in Bengaluru. 

To view the complete list of players, click here...