New Delhi. The BCCI is busy preparing for the mega auction of IPL 2022. In the last days retention, 8 old teams have retained 27 players. 2 new teams Lucknow (lucknow franchise) and Ahmedabad (Ahmedabad franchise) will now be able to add 3-3 players. That is, a total of 33 players can join all 10 teams before the auction. After this all the remaining players will enter the mega auction. The auction is to be held on February 12 and 13 in Bengaluru. This time the number of matches in the T20 league will increase. 74 matches will be played instead of 60.
According to the news of Cricbuzz, BCCI has given time till 5 pm on January 22 to 2 new teams Lucknow and Ahmedabad, to include the players in the team. According to media reports, the team of Lucknow KL Rahul Can be made captain. Other than this David Warner There is also news of joining the team. Whereas the Ahmedabad team Hardik Pandya can command. Other than this Rashid Khan And Ishan Kishan You can also join the team.
Ashishe Nehra is the coach of the team
Ahmedabad has recently appointed Ashish Nehra as the new coach of the team. Cricket Director and former coach of Team India named Vikram Solanki Gary Kirsten has been made mentor. Nehra was associated with IPL teams even before this. This time the purse of all the 10 teams has been increased from Rs 85 crore to Rs 90 crore. That is, each team will be able to spend more money on the player.
These 27 players have been retained
RCB: Virat Kohli, Glenn Maxwell and Mohammad Siraj.
Mumbai Indians: Rohit Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah, Kieron Pollard and Suryakumar Yadav.
Rajasthan Royals: Sanju Samson, Jos Buttler and Yashasvi Jaiswal.
Chennai Super Kings (CSK): MS Dhoni, Ravindra Jadeja, Rituraj Gaikwad and Moeen Ali.
Sunrisers Hyderabad: Kane Williamson, Abdul Samad and Umran Malik.
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Punjab Kings: Mayank Agarwal and Arshdeep Singh.
KKR: Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Varun Chakravarthy and Venkatesh Iyer.
Delhi Capitals: Rishabh Pant, Prithvi Shaw, Axar Patel and Enrique Norkia.
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