IPL 2018 auction dates revealed, to be held in Bengaluru

Updated On : 19 Dec , 2017 , 08:45 PM
IPL auctions on January 27, 28 in Bengaluru (Representative Image)
IPL auctions on January 27, 28 in Bengaluru (Representative Image)
Pune:

The mega auctions of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will be held in Bengaluru on January 27 and 28.

The news was confirmed by a senior BCCI official.

"Since most of the capped players will be back in auction, it will be a mega auction that will be held in Bengaluru on January 27 and 28. Since Bengaluru has been hosting all previous auctions, that was the choice of franchises," a senior BCCI official told PTI on Tuesday.

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This year's auction will see teams having an increased budget of Rs 80 crore from previous Rs 66 crore.

In all five players can be retained by a franchise, which includes two Right to Match cards.

First Published : Tuesday, December 19, 2017 08:33 PM
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