Last Update on: February 3rd, 2022 at 09:50 am
The IPL 2022 mega auction will be held in Bengaluru on February 12 and 13. The BCCI has finalised a list of 590 cricketers who will be a part of the auction. Among them, there are 370 Indian and 270 overseas cricketers. After the mega auction, the season is scheduled to start from the end of March which will run through to the end of June.
Australia has the most 47 players followed by West Indies with 34 players and South Africa with 33 players apart from India. A total of 48 players are part of the Rs. 2 crore base price. 20 players have identified themselves in Rs. 1.5 crore base price while 34 players are part of the Rs. 1 crore bracket. Meanwhile, in this article, we will take a look at the five youngest players to have registered for the IPL 2022 mega auction.
IPL 2022 Auction: 5 Youngest Players Who Will Be A Part of the Mega Auction
Khrievitso Kense -18 Years
Kense is an 18-year old cricketer from Nagaland who has enrolled himself atr the mega auction. He was a part of the Mumbai Indians support bowlers in IPL 2021. He is a leg spinner and has already managed to impress spin legend, Shane Warne. Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio congratulated kense on his selection for the IPL auction.
My best wishes to Khrievitso Kense from Nagaland, the youngest Indian player to be shortlisted for #IPL2021Auction. I hope he gets picked by a great franchisee that will perform excellently in the @IPL 2021. pic.twitter.com/Xw8M0xR81v
— Neiphiu Rio (@Neiphiu_Rio) February 13, 2021
“My best wishes to Khrievitso Kense from Nagaland, the youngest Indian player to be shortlisted for IPL 2021 Auction. I hope he gets picked by a great franchisee that will perform excellently in the IPL 2021,” Rio tweeted saying.