The Mega-Auctions for the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League is scheduled to be held on 12th and 13th February 2022 in Bangalore. It is worth mentioning that the 33 players have either been retained or acquired by the 10 franchises, which will participate in the 2022 edition of IPL.
All the remaining players will find themselves at the auction pool. The registration for the IPL 2022 player auction ended on 20th January 2022. A total of 1214 players have registered themselves for the mega auctions. Out of 1214 players, 896 cricketers are Indians. To further break it down, 270 are capped players, while 903 are uncapped and 41 are associate players.
A lot of world-class Indian players weren’t retained by their respective franchises. All those players are likely to cause a bidding war at the auctions. In this article, we take a look at 5 Indian players who can get the highest bid at the auctions:
IPL 2022 Auction: 5 Indian Players Who Can Get The Highest Bid
Unfortunately, Mumbai Indians had to release Ishan Kishan for the next edition of the IPL. Suryakumar Yadav was given the nod ahead of Kishan. Surprisingly, the two new franchises didn’t acquire his services either.
Ishan Kishan is one of the most destructive batsmen in white-ball cricket. The southpaw is a match-winner and has the ability to change the game in a matter of a few overs. A lot of franchises are likely to show interest in him at the auctions and he might get the highest bid by an Indian player.