IPL 2022 New Teams, Format Change, player retention, revised salary structure IPL 2021 new Dates, Venue, Live Streaming all you need to know – The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is all set to host a mega auction ahead of the IPL 2022. Initially, the mega auction was initially scheduled to be held ahead of IPL 2021 but due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the mega auction was postponed by a year. But with BCCI laying the groundwork for inducting two new teams from IPL 2022, the mega auction will take place sometime early next year.
IPL 2022 Mega Auction: Two new franchises to be added
As per the reports, two new IPL teams are likely to be added ahead of the IPL 2022 edition. While there are plenty of interests to get the franchise rights for the cash-rich tournament, Ahmedabad is the frontrunner with others fighting over a single spot which could be Trivandram.
With two new teams, the BCCI is also likely to increase the purse of the franchise from 85 crores to 90 crores, i.e, an additional 5 crores would be added to the budget of each franchise.
IPL New Format – How the new format from IPL 2022 will look like?
– 10 teams will be divided into two groups of 5 teams each
– All 5 teams in the group will play each other twice
– All teams will be ranked based on points at the end of the league phase
– The current format of playoffs will continue with one eliminator and two qualifiers before the final
IPL 2022 Mega Auction: Player Retention and revised salary structure
The new auction will also put a cap on player retention as well as revise the salary of the retained players. Each franchise can now retain four players – either three Indian players and one overseas player or two Indian and two overseas players.
If a franchise retains three players, Rs 15 cr, Rs 11 cr, and Rs 7 cr would be the salary structure of those players, Rs 12.5 cr and Rs 8.5 cr if two players are retained; and Rs 12.5 cr if only one player is retained.
IPL 2022 Mega Auction: Potential buyers for two new teams
Kolkata-based RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group; the Adani group based in Ahmedabad; Hyderabad-based Aurobindo Pharma Ltd and the Torrent Group that is based in Gujarat are the potential buyers who have shown interest in buying the two new IPL franchises.
When will IPL Auction 2022 tentative Date?
IPL Auction 2022 is likely to take place by mid-December in 2021.
What Time IPL Auction 2021 Will begin? Time
The IPL 2021 auction will be held on mid-December in 2021, Expected to start at 3.30 pm (IST).
Which TV channels will IPL Auction 2021 broadcast?
IPL Auction 2021 will be telecast on the yet not decied
IPL 2022 Mega Auction: Auction date and media rights sale
The mega auction is scheduled to be held in December this year. As per the reports, the paperwork and official addition of two new teams are likely to be done by mid-October 2021. Once the auction is completed, the tender documents for broadcast and media rights will be released in January 2022.
IPL 2021 Schedule: When will IPL 2021 be Played? – Date
IPL 2021 will start on Sep 17, 2021
IPL 2021 Schedule: When will IPL 2021 Final be Played? – Date
IPL 2021 Final will start on Oct 10, 2021
IPL 2021 Schedule: What Time IPL 2021 matches Will begin? Time
IPL 2021 matches Will begin
Night matches will start at 7:30 pm IST
Afternoon matches will start at 3:30 pm IST
IPL 2021 Schedule: What are the venues for IPL 2021? – Venue
IPL 2021 shift to UAE
As reported by InsideSport.co earlier, BCCI has shortlisted Delhi, Kolkata, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Bangalore and Mumbai as likely hosts for IPL 2021.
IPL 2021 Schedule: Which TV channels will IPL 2021 broadcast?
IPL 2021 will be telecast on the Star Sports Network. The leading Indian Broadcaster has made arrangements to broadcast the games in Multiple languages and on multiple network channels.
IPL 2021 Schedule: How do I watch live streaming of IPL 2021 matches?
The live streaming of the IPL 2021 match will be available on Disney+ Hotstar. You can also catch the live updates on insidesport.co
IPL 2021 Teams Points Table
|2||Chennai Super Kings||7||5||2||1.263||10|
|3||Royal Challengers Bangalore||7||5||2||-0.171||10|
|7||Kolkata Knight Riders||7||2||5||-0.494||4|