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Tata IPL 2022 Mega Auction Updates, Schedule, Lucknow and Ahmedabad Player List: The forthcoming fifteenth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) is expected to be a lot more delightful and exhilarating for the fans with the addition of the two new IPL teams. The Board Of Control for Cricket in India, earlier, announced the induction of two new IPL teams – Ahmedabad (owned by CVC Capitals) and Lucknow (Owned by RPSG Group).

Recently, the BCCI provided the Letter of Intent (LOI) to the two newly inducted IPL teams. With the expansion of the tournament, the cash-rich league has now become a ten teams affair.

Last Year in October, all the eight existing IPL teams announced their list of retained players. As many as 27 players were retained by eight teams which included four overseas cricketers.

IPL Franchise Player Retentions:

Chennai Super KingsRavindra Jadeja, MS Dhoni, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Moeen Ali.

Delhi CapitalsRishabh Pant, Anrich Nortje, Axar Patel, Prithvi Shaw.

Mumbai IndiansRohit Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah, Suryakumar Yadav, Kieron Pollard.

Kolkata Knight RidersAndre Russell, Sunil Narine, Varun Chakravarthy, Venkatesh Iyer.

Rajasthan Royals – Sanju Samson, Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal.

Sunrisers HyderabadKane Williamson, Abdul Samad, Umran Malik.

Royal Challengers BangaloreVirat Kohli, Glenn Maxwell, Mohammad Siraj.

Punjab Kings Mayank Agarwal, Arshdeep Singh.

The two newly inducted IPL teams are also now allowed to pick three players as their draft picks. As many as two domestic and one overseas player can be picked by the two new teams ahead of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 Mega Auction.

As per the latest developments, the BCCI has confirmed that the IPL 2022 Mega Auction will be a two days affair hosted in Bangalore. The franchises will assemble on 12th and 13th February in Bangalore and the process of the mega auction will get underway.

Tata IPL 2022 Mega Auction Updates, Schedule, Lucknow and Ahmedabad Player List.

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IPL 2022 Complete Schedule:

The BCCI released complete schedule for the Tata IPL 2022 on Sunday, 06th March 2022.

S.No.DateMatch DetailsVenueTime
1March 26, 2022CSK vs KKRWankhede Stadium7:30 PM
2March 27, 2022DC vs MIBrabourne – CCI3:30 PM
3March 27, 2022PBKS vs RCBDY Patil Stadium7:30 PM
4March 28, 2022GT vs LSGWankhede Stadium7:30 PM
5March 29, 2022SRH vs RRMCA Stadium, Pune7:30 PM
6March 30, 2022RCB vs KKRDY Patil Stadium7:30 PM
7March 31, 2022LSG vs CSKBrabourne – CCI7:30 PM
8April 1, 2022KKR vs PBKSWankhede Stadium7:30 PM
9April 2, 2022MI vs RRDY Patil Stadium3:30 PM
10April 2, 2022GT vs DCMCA Stadium, Pune7:30 PM
11April 3, 2022CSK vs PBKSBrabourne – CCI7:30 PM
12April 4, 2022SRH vs LSGDY Patil Stadium7:30 PM
13April 5, 2022RR vs RCBWankhede Stadium7:30 PM
14April 6, 2022KKR vs MIMCA Stadium, Pune7:30 PM
15April 7, 2022LSG vs DCDY Patil Stadium7:30 PM
16April 8, 2022PBKS vs GTBrabourne – CCI7:30 PM
17April 9, 2022CSK vs SRHDY Patil Stadium3:30 PM
18April 9, 2022RCB vs MIMCA Stadium, Pune7:30 PM
19April 10, 2022KKR vs DCBrabourne – CCI3:30 PM
20April 10, 2022RR vs LSGWankhede Stadium7:30 PM
21April 11, 2022SRH vs GTDY Patil Stadium7:30 PM
22April 12, 2022CSK vs RCBDY Patil Stadium7:30 PM
23April 13, 2022MI vs PBKSMCA Stadium, Pune7:30 PM
24April 14, 2022RR vs GTDY Patil Stadium7:30 PM
25April 15, 2022SRH vs KKRBrabourne – CCI7:30 PM
26April 16, 2022MI vs LSGBrabourne – CCI3:30 PM
27April 16, 2022DC vs RCBWankhede Stadium7:30 PM
28April 17, 2022PBKS vs SRHBrabourne – CCI3:30 PM
29April 17, 2022GT vs CSKMCA Stadium, Pune7:30 PM
30April 18, 2022RR vs KKRBrabourne – CCI7:30 PM
31April 19, 2022LSG vs RCBDY Patil Stadium7:30 PM
32April 20, 2022DC vs PBKSMCA Stadium, Pune7:30 PM
33April 21, 2022MI vs CSKDY Patil Stadium7:30 PM
34April 22, 2022DC vs RRMCA Stadium, Pune7:30 PM
35April 23, 2022KKR vs GJDY Patil Stadium3:30 PM
36April 23, 2022RCB vs SRHBrabourne – CCI7:30 PM
37April 24, 2022LSG vs MIWankhede Stadium7:30 PM
38April 25, 2022PBKS vs CSKWankhede Stadium7:30 PM
39April 26, 2022RCB vs RRMCA Stadium, Pune7:30 PM
40April 27, 2022GT vs SRHWankhede Stadium7:30 PM
41April 28, 2022DC vs KKRWankhede Stadium7:30 PM
42April 29, 2022PBKS vs LSGMCA Stadium, Pune7:30 PM
43April 30, 2022GT vs RCBBrabourne – CCI3:30 PM
44April 30, 2022RR vs MIDY Patil Stadium7:30 PM
45May 1, 2022DC vs LSGWankhede Stadium3:30 PM
46May 1, 2022SRH vs CSKMCA Stadium, Pune7:30 PM
47May 2, 2022KKR vs RRWankhede Stadium7:30 PM
48May 3, 2022GT vs PBKSDY Patil Stadium7:30 PM
49May 4, 2022RCB vs CSKMCA Stadium, Pune7:30 PM
50May 5, 2022DC vs SRHBrabourne – CCI7:30 PM
51May 6, 2022GT vs MIBrabourne – CCI7:30 PM
52May 7, 2022PBKS vs RRWankhede Stadium3:30 PM
53May 7, 2022LSG vs KKRMCA Stadium, Pune3:30 PM
54May 8, 2022SRH vs RCBWankhede Stadium3:30 PM
55May 8, 2022CSK vs DCDY Patil Stadium3:30 PM
56May 9, 2022MI vs KKRDY Patil Stadium7:30 PM
57May 10, 2022LSG vs GTMCA Stadium, Pune7:30 PM
58May 11, 2022RR vs DCDY Patil Stadium7:30 PM
59May 12, 2022CSK vs MIWankhede Stadium7:30 PM
60May 13, 2022RCB vs PBKSBrabourne – CCI7:30 PM
61May 14, 2022KKR vs SRHMCA Stadium, Pune7:30 PM
62May 15, 2022CSK vs GTWankhede Stadium3:30 PM
63May 15, 2022LSG vs RRBrabourne – CCI7:30 PM
64May 16, 2022PBKS vs DCDY Patil Stadium7:30 PM
65May 17, 2022MI vs SRHWankhede Stadium7:30 PM
66May 18, 2022KKR vs LSGDY Patil Stadium7:30 PM
67May 19, 2022RCB vs GTWankhede Stadium7:30 PM
68May 20, 2022RR vs CSKBrabourne – CCI7:30 PM
69May 21, 2022MI vs DCWankhede Stadium7:30 PM
70May 22, 2022SRH vs PBKSWankhede Stadium7:30 PM

Ahmedabad and Lucknow Player List:

The CVC Capitals Partners owned Ahmedabad based IPL franchise is likely to rope in all-rounder Hardik Pandya as their skipper. The other two draft pick options are Rashid Khan and Subhab Gill.

Ahmedabad draft players list (confirm): Hardik Pandya, Rashid Khan, Shubman Gill

The RPSG Group-owned Lucknow based IPL team is reportedly in contact with KL Rahul as team skipper for IPL 2022. The other two options for Lucknow are Marcus Stoinis and Ravi Bishnoi.

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