IPL 2022: KKR invites fans to participate in ‘Mock Auction’

IPL 2022: KKR invites fans to participate in ‘Mock Auction’© AFP

Ahead of the Indian Premier League (IPL) mega auction next month, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) on Thursday launched the ‘KKR Mock Auction’, a unique activity that allows all KKR fans to experience the workings of a real event. will allow. According to KKR, fans from across the world can send in their suggestions and strategies to pick the best players in the mock auction. Fans will be directed to participate through the team’s website.

“The Mock Auction is another step towards our commitment to bring the sport closer to our fans. Fans are very curious about the auction process, and it is great that they get the opportunity to participate and connect with them. which are an important part of the actual auction,” said KKR CEO and MD Venky Mysore.

“It will be amazing to see the suggestions our fans share, and I look forward to interacting with them throughout the process,” he added.

To prepare the fans for the mock auction, the KKR think tank will give two special masterclass lessons (on 29th and 31st January) through live sessions on the franchise’s social media channels, explaining the working of the IPL auction.

Entries will have to be sent through a video, from which the top 30 will be selected. These selected fans will form ten teams of three people each, and will compete in rounds designed for mock auctions.


KKR said the five lucky winners of the mock auction will get a chance to interact with the franchise’s think-tank to discuss their suggestions for KKR’s 2022 squad.

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