2022 IPL Auction Date And Time, Target Players, New Teams Lucknow And Ahmedabad, Players List
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2022 IPL Auction Date And Time, Target Players, New Teams Lucknow And Ahmedabad, Players List. The preparations of IPL 2022 are underway which is set to witness a clash of 10 teams this time. BCCI has already found two new franchises Lucknow and Ahmedabad that will participate in the 2022 editions along with the old 8 franchises. The next step is the successful IPL 2022 mega auction, which is scheduled to take place next month in February.

Hence, a total of 10 franchises i.e. Mumbai Indians, Chennai Super Kings, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Kolkata Knight Riders, Punjab Kings, Rajasthan Royals, Delhi Capitals, Lucknow, and Ahmedabad will take part in the auctions. Each team has a total salary cap of Rs. 90 crore for the auction.

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So far, all the old 8 franchises have retained a total of 27 players in their squads. Out of these, there are 19 Indian players and 8 overseas players. There are also 4 uncapped players in the retention lists. All the old teams were allowed to retain a maximum of 4 players in their squads. Out of these, there can be 3 maximum domestic players and 2 maximum overseas players.

IPL 2022 Mega Auction Date: When And Where Will IPL 2022 Auction Take Place?

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The 2022 IPL auction is going to take place on February 12 and 13, 2022. The venue of the 2022 IPL auction in Bengaluru. The 2022 IPL auction will take place for two days like the previous mega auction of 2018. Earlier, the IPL 2022 mega auction was expected to take place in the first or second week of January. However, the date was extended to February.

Moreover, the 2022 IPL auction also has a slight chance of getting postponed to a further date. The reason is that the two new teams were expected to pick 3 players in their squads ahead of the auction from the pool of released players. The deadline for this process was December 25.

However, since there were some complications with Ahmedabad franchise owner CVC capitals, this process could not be completed on time. The 2 new franchises have been given a deadline to pick their players by January 22 and the 2022 IPL auction will take place on the announced dates of February 12 and 13.

Lucknow Franchise

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Lucknow is one of the two new teams in IPL 2022. The Lucknow franchise is owned by Rajiv Goenka’s RPSG Group. The group paid a bidding amount of Rs. 7090 crores for the Lucknow team. This was the highest bid that BCCI received during the bidding process.

RPSG Group earlier owned the Rising Pune Supergiants team in the 2016 and 2017 seasons. According to reports, Lucknow is in talks with KL Rahul and Shreyas Iyer for the captainship role. Moreover, the team might use the title Lucknow Scorchers for IPL 2022.

Ahmedabad Franchise

CVC Capitals
CVC Capitals

Ahmedabad franchise is owned by CVC Capitals. It is a British equity firm, which also has an investment in sports like formula 1 racing, football, and rugby. The group offered a bidding amount of Rs. 5,625 crore to win the ownership of the team. According to reports, the team might use the title of Ahmedabad Renegades for the tournament.

Complete List Of Players Available For Lucknow And Ahmedabad To Retain Ahead Of 2022 IPL Auction

Australia: Marcus Stoinis, David Warner, Steve Smith, Chris Lynn, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Jhye Richardson, Riley Meredith, Moises Henriques, Andrew Tye, Glenn Maxwell, Adam Zampa, Dan Christian, Josh Hazlewood.

England: Sam Curran, Tom Curran, Sam Billings, Chris Woakes, Eoin Morgan, Chris Jordan, Dawid Malan, Liam Livingstone, Jonny Bairstow

West Indies: Chris Gayle, Jason Holder, Dwayne Bravo, Shimron Hetmyer, Nicholas Pooran

South Africa: Faf du Plessis, Quinton de Kock, Imran Tahir, Kagiso Rabada, Tabraiz Shamsi, Marco Jansen, David Miller, Chris Morris,

New Zealand: Lockie Ferguson, Trent Boult, Tim Southee, Kyle Jamieson, Mitchell Santner, Glenn Phillips, Finn Allen, Scott Kuggeleijn, Adam Milne and James Neesham.

Sri Lanka: Wanindu Hasaranga

Bangladesh: Shakib Al Hasan

Afghanistan: Mujeeb Ur-Rahman, Mohammad Nabi

India’s Capped Players: Hardik Pandya, Shubman Gill Ishan Kishan, Jayant Yadav, Krunal Pandya, Rahul Chahar, Saurabh Tiwari, Piyush Chawla, KL Rahul, Mohammed Shami, Jayden Unadkat, Chetan Sakariya, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Devdutt Padikkal, Harshal Patel, Washington Sundar, Navdeep Saini, T Natarajan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Khaleel Ahmed, Sandeep Sharma, Vijay Shankar, Wriddhiman Saha, Kedar Jadhav, Dhawan Kulkarni.

India’s uncapped Players:  Aditya Tare, Anmolpreet Singh, Anukul Roy, Mohsin Khan, Saurabh Tiwary, Piyush Chawla, Yudhvir Charak, Arjun Tendulkar. Mandeep Singh, Sarfaraz Khan, Deepak Hooda, Prabhsimran Singh, Darshan Nalkande, Ravi Bishnoi, Murugan Ashwin, Harpreet Brar, Ishan Porel, Shahrukh Khan, Jalaj Saxena, Utkarsh Singh,  Saurabh Kumar,  Riyan Parag, Shreyas Gopal, Rahul Tewatia, Mahipal Lomror, Kartik Tyagi,  Mayank Markande, Anuj Rawat, Manan Vohra, Shivam Dube, Chetan Sakariya, K.C. Cariappa, Akash Singh, Shahbaz Ahmed, Pavan Deshpande, Sachin Baby, Rajat Patidar, Mohammed Azharuddeen, Suyesh Prabhudessai, KS Bharat, Manish Pandey, Virat Singh, Priyam Garg, Siddharth Kaul, T Natarajan, Abhishek Sharma, Shahbaz Nadeem, Shreevats Goswami, Basil Thampi,  Jagadeesha Suchith, Kedar Yadav.

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2022 IPL Auction Date And Time, Target Players, New Teams Lucknow And Ahmedabad, Players List

Retention Lists of Players For IPL 2022

Chennai Super Kings

Ravindra Jadeja- Rs. 16 crore
MS Dhoni- Rs. 12 crore
Moeen Ali- Rs. 8 crore
Ruuraj Gaikwad- Rs. 6 crore

(Total Deduction- Rs. 42 crore, Available Salary Purse- Rs. 48 crore)

Delhi Capitals

Rishabh Pant- Rs. 16 crore
Axar Patel- Rs. 9 crore
Prithvi Shaw – Rs. 7.5 crore
Anrich Nortje – Rs. 6.5 crore

(Total Deduction- Rs. 42.50 crore, Available Salary Purse- Rs. 47.50 crores)

Kolkata Knight Riders

Andre Russell- Rs. 12 crore
Varun Chakravarthy-Rs. 8 crore
Venkatesh Iyer-Rs. 8 crore
Sunil Narine-Rs. 6 crore

(Total Deduction- Rs. 42 crore, Available Salary Purse- Rs. 48 crore)

Mumbai Indians

Rohit Sharma- Rs. 16 crore
Jasprit Bumrah- Rs. 12 crore
Suryakumar Yadav- Rs. 8 crore
Kieron Pollard- Rs. 6 crore

(Total Deduction- Rs. 42 crore, Available Salary Purse- Rs. 48 crore)

Punjab Kings

Mayank Agarwal- Rs. 12 crore
Arshdeep Singh- Rs. 4 crore

(Total Deduction- Rs. 18 crore, Available Salary Purse- Rs. 72 crores)

Rajasthan Royals

Sanju Samson- Rs. 14 crore
Jos Buttler- Rs. 10 crore
Yashasvi Jaiswal- Rs. 4 crore

(Total Deduction- Rs. 28 crore, Available Salary Purse- Rs. 62 crore)

Royal Challengers Bangalore

Virat Kohli-Rs. 15 crore
Glenn Maxwell-Rs. 11 crore
Mohammed Siraj-Rs. 7 crore

(Total Deduction- Rs. 33 crore, Available Salary Purse- Rs. 57 crore)

Sunrisers Hyderabad

Kane Williamson-Rs. 14 crore
Abdul Samad-Rs. 4 crore
Umran Malik-Rs. 4 crore

(Total Deduction- Rs. 22 crore, Available Salary Purse- Rs. 68 crore)

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