IPL 2022 will start in last week of March, mega auction on February 12-13, says BCCI secretary Jay Shah

IPL 2022 will start in the last week of March and will run till the end of May.© Twitter

Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) secretary Jay Shah on Saturday confirmed that the IPL 2022 season will begin in the last week of March and the season will end in May. “I am happy to confirm that the 15th season of the IPL will begin in the last week of March and will go on till the end of May. Most of the team owners expressed their desire that the tournament be held in India. BCCI is always keen tha 2022 edition was staged, in which two new teams – Ahmedabad and Lucknow – will appear in India,” Shah said in an official statement.

“I can tell you that we will leave no stone unturned to ensure that the IPL remains in India. BCCI has not compromised on the health and safety of its stakeholders in the past as well as the plan since the COVID-19 situation. Will work on B.” The new versions remain liquid. The mega IPL auction will be held on February 12-13 and we will lock the venues before that.”

IPL player registration closed on January 20 and a total of 1,214 players (896 Indians and 318 foreigners) have signed up to be a part of the 2022 player auction.

In the two-day mega auction, 10 teams will bid for some of the best talent in world cricket. The list of players includes 270 capped, 903 uncapped and 41 associate players.


The detailed list is as follows: Capped Indian (61 players), Capped International (209 players), Associate (41 players), Uncapped Indians who were part of the last IPL season (143 players), Uncapped Internationals who were part of the last IPL season ( 6 players), Uncapped Indian (692 players), and Uncapped International (62 players).

The IPL auction is to be held on February 12 and 13 in Bengaluru.

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