IPL 2020 Auction: 971 cricketers, including 713 Indians, register for available 73 slots in upcoming event at Kolkata. No Pakistan cricketers again
971 cricketers, including 713 Indians and 258 overseas players, will be up for grabs at the Indian Premier League (IPL) players’ auction scheduled to be held in Kolkata on 19 December.
There are 215 capped players, 754 uncapped and two cricketers from the associate nations, who will compete for the available 73 spots.
IPL Player Registration closed on 30 November. Franchises will now have time till 9 December to submit their shortlist of players for the final Player Auction list.
Of the registered players, 19 are capped Indians, 634 uncapped Indians, 60 are uncapped Indians who have played at least one IPL match, 196 cricketers are capped internationals, 60 uncapped internationals and two are from associate nations.
On the dais during the auction will be Hugh Edmeades.
On auction are cricketers from Afghanistan (19), Australia (55), Bangladesh (6), England (22), Netherlands (1), New Zealand (24), South Africa (54), Sri Lanka (39), USA (1), West Indies (34) and Zimbabwe (3) going under the hammer. No Pakistan cricketeers again.
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