IPL 2023: After the player registration period for the event ended on Wednesday, November 30, a total of 991 players registered for the Indian Premier League (IPL 2023) auction, which will take place in Kochi on December 23.
The Indian Premier League Auction has received a total of 991 registrations by players, where the 10 franchises will sign cricketers and fill up the vacant spots in their respective squads. The players’ list comprises 185 capped, 786 uncapped, and 20 players from associate nations, according to a BCCI press release.
Sam Curran is one of 21 men who have set a maximum reserve price of INR 2 crore (roughly USD 246,000) for the 2023 IPL auction, which is scheduled to take place on December 23. There isn’t a single Indian player in the 2 crore tier.
Capped Indian cricketers, namely Mayank Agarwal, Kedar Jadhav, and Manish Pandey set a base price of Rs 1 crore. Former Rajasthan Royals captain Ajinkya Rahane and Saurashtra star Jaydev Unadkat have placed themselves in the ₹50 lakh bracket.
IPL 2023: Important Players list with their base price.
- 2 crore Base Price
Ben Stokes, Cameron Green, Sam Curran, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Tom Banton, Travis Head, Chris Lynn, Chris Jordan, Tymal Mills, Jamie Overton, Craig Overton, Adil Rashid, Phil Salt, Adam Milne, Jimmy Neesham, Kane Williamson, Rassie van der Dussen, Angelo Mathews, Nicholas Pooran, Jason Holder, Rilee Rossouw.
- 1.5 crore Base Price
Sean Abbott, Dawid Malan, Jason Roy, Riley Meredith, Jhye Richardson, Adam Zampa, Shakib Al Hasan, Harry Brook, Will Jacks, and Sherfane Rutherford.
- 1 crore Base Price
Mayank Agarwal, Kedar Jadhav, Manish Pandey, Kyle Jamieson, Mohammad Nabi, Martin Guptill, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Moises Henriques, Andrew Tye, Joe Root, Luke Wood, Michael Bracewell, Mark Chapman, Martin Guptill, Matt Henry, Tom Latham, Daryl Mitchell, Heinrich Klaasen, Akeal Hossein, David Wiese, Tabraiz Shamsi, Kusal Perera, Roston Chase, Rakheem Cornwall, Shai Hope.
Looks like Dwayne Bravo has bid farewell to the IPL (at least as a player). His name was not on the long list since he was released by the Chennai Super Kings ahead of the auction. Steven Smith and Marnus Labuschagne are not on the list either.
India has the highest number of cricketers in the auction which is 714, followed by Australia with 57 players, South Africa with 52 players, West Indies with 33, and England with 31.
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