Indian Premier League (IPL) governing council has scheduled the vivo ipl 2017 players auction for 20 February in Bengaluru. All 8-team owners, mentors, head coaches and officials will sit down on tables to finalize their rosters for 10th edition of popular t20 cricket league beginning from 5th April.
IPL 2017 Auction Date, Venue
Date: 20 February, 2017
Time: 9:00 IST
Earlier the auction was scheduled to be held on 4th of February but it couldn’t happened due to reforms in BCCI official committee from honorable Supreme Court of India. The interest fact about this 10th players auction date is that first Indian Premier League’s players auction was also took place on 20 February in 2008.
International auctioneer and BBC TV expert Richard Madley has been associated with IPL since 2008 when the inaugural edition of tournament took place and first auction was conducted.
IPL Auction 2017 Rules & Regulations
|Participating teams||8 teams|
|No. of players retained||A total of 140 players retained by all 8 teams|
|Released players||Franchises released 63 players before auction|
|Max. Spending Cap||143.33 Crore INR per team|
|Under-22 Minimum Salary||TBC|
Teams Budget for IPL 2017 Auction
|Team||Purse Spent (INR)||Purse Balance (INR)||Total Players in the Squad|
|Delhi Daredevils||42.9 Crore||23.1 Crore||17|
|Gujarat Lions||51.65 Crore||14.35 Crore||16|
|Kings XI Punjab||42.65 Crore||23.35 Crore||19|
|Kolkata Knight Riders||46.25 Crore||19.75 Crore||14|
|Mumbai Indians||54.445 Crore||11.555 Crore||20|
|Rising Pune Supergiants||48.5 Crore||17.5 Crore||17|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore||53.175 Crore||12.825 Crore||20|
|Sunrisers Hyderabad||45.1 Crore||20.9 Crore||17|
|Total||384.67 Crore||143.33 Crore||140|
IPL 2017 Auction Live Streaming, Telecast
The live streaming of vivo Indian Premier League 2017 auction can be watched online on www.iplt20.com and www.sonyliv.com. Sony Six, Sony Max will air IPL-10 auction live telecast on TV.