IPL 2022 Mega Auction Details - 10 IPL Teams and New format

Sat 25th Sep 2021     403



IPL 2022 Mega Auction

Confirmed 2 new teams will come in 14th edition of IPL, still cities confirmation is pending.

Most likely cities are Ahmedabad, Pune, Lucknow or Cuttack .

Both new teams need to pay 2000 crores to BCCI and BCCI expects 5000 crores by having a draw for this new 2 teams.

Each current team can retain their 3 players plus 2 RTM (right-to-match) in total 5 players each team can retain during this Mega Auction.

IPL 2022 will also have new format

As it was confirmed that IPL 2022 will have 10 teams so we may see the new group format in IPL 2022.

Each group may divide in 5 groups and they will play matches with in group and top 2 team from each group will qualify for qualifiers.

Might be the timing of IPL may also change from March-May it may extend or shift to other months based on international matches space.

How much each team can use in Auction ?

Most interesting thing is how much each team can use in auction after the retaining the players.

So each team can spend 90 crores this year during the mega auction.

Each team can have maximum 25 players and minimum 18 players a side so they have to manage their funds smartly during the Auction.

When auction will happen ?

Auction may take place early in January 2022 so each teams has enough time to be ready.

Right now IPL 2021 is going on and in n0vember we ICC T20 world cup so Auction may take place in Jan-2022.