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The final of IPL 2020 was won by Mumbai Indians. BCCI President Sourav Ganguly and Secretary Jai Shah handing over the trophy to Captain Rohit Sharma.
The Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 auction may go on February 11. The IPL Governing Council has asked all 8 franchisees to submit a list of the Retired Players by January 20. The council spoke on Monday through a virtual meeting. However, the date and venue of the tournament’s 14th season has not been decided yet.
According to cricket website ESPL Cricinfo, the auction venue has not been decided yet. The England team is visiting India in February. The first Test between India and England will be played from 5 to 9 February and the second Test from 13 to 17 January.
No decision yet on IPL in India
Brijesh Patel and Pragyan Ojha, who were in the three-member IPL governing panel, also discussed the venue, but no decision could be taken yet. Because of Corona, it is also being talked about once again being done in UAE instead of India. IPL 2020 was also played in the UAE between September and November.
It can be difficult to get matches on home-away basis
IPL in India means that all teams have to match on a home-away (home ground and outside) basis. That is, there will be 8 Venues for a total of 8 teams. It can also be difficult to keep players ready by preparing bio-bubble at 8 places in the coronary. In such a situation, BCCI has to take a decision on this also. Also, a decision has to be taken to reduce the distance between the 2 stadiums, so that players have to cover less distance in the coronas.
How much money do teams have
Currently all the franchises are busy finalizing their respective teams. Also, they have to give the list of the Retained Players till January 20. In such a situation, the teams are also keeping an eye on their balance. Franchises like Delhi and Mumbai can benefit the most, as they have better players and better options to retain. At the same time, the Chennai franchise will suffer the most.
Which franchisee has how much money?
Like every time, 3 crore rupees will be added to the auction purse of all franchisees in this IPL. The team from Chennai, which was ranked number 7 in the last IPL, will suffer the most. There is currently only 0.15 crore left in the purse of Chennai. On the other hand, Kings XI Punjab has the highest amount of 16.5 crores.
|Team||How much money is currently in the purse|
|Kings xi punjab||16.5 crores|
|Rajasthan Royals||14.75 crores|
|Sunrisers Hyderabad||10.1 Crore Rupees|
|Delhi capitals||9 crores rupees|
|Kolkata Knight Riders||8.5 crores|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore||6.4 crores|
|Mumbai Indians||1.95 Crore Rupees|
|Chennai Super Kings||0.15 Crore Rupees|