Mega Auction IPL 2023 is going to start cricket fans are waiting for this from the last IPL tournament, this time its craze hits different because of two new teams.
This time 10 teams will participate instead of 8 in IPL Mega Auction 2023. A total of 74 matches will be played in the tournament.
33 players have been retained/selected before the auction. The old 8 franchises have retained a total of 27 players.
Live telecast and more information of Mega Auction IPL 2023
Two new teams become part of the tournament and there are a total of 74 matches, Prior to this, 74 matches were organized in IPL 2011.
A video has been shared on the official Twitter handle of the Indian Premier League. Time has been confirmed in this video.
This time 10 teams will participate in IPL Auction 2023. Ahmedabad and Lucknow Supergiants teams will participate in this IPL for the first time.
The live telecast of IPL Mega Auction 2023 will be on Star Sports Network while you can watch live streaming on Hotstar.
Special guest of Mega Auction IPL 2023
Many big names from India like-
Umesh Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, Washington Sundar, Shikhar Dhawan, Shardul Thakur, R. Ashwin,
Mohammed Shami, Suresh Raina, Ishant Sharma, Ishan Kishan, Ajinkya Rahane, Yuzvendra Chahal,
Deepak Chahar, etc. will participate in this auction.
A total of 1217 players had registered their names for the Auction, 590 have been shortlisted.
Out of that 228 are capped players and 355 are uncapped players. Seven players also belong to associated countries.
These players become part of teams before Mega Auction IPL 2023
The captain of the Ahmedabad team will be an all-rounder, Hardik Pandya, while the Lucknow Supergiants have selected KL Rahul as the captain.
Before the auction, Lucknow Supergiants gave a chance to Marcus Stoinis and leg-spinner Ravi Bishnoi, along with Rahul.
While Ahmedabad has added leg-spinner Rashid Khan and Shubman Gill along with Hardik.