‘IPL player retention deadline is January 21, trading window closes next month’


The IPL’s governing council has determined that the eight franchises shall be allowed to submit the names of their retained gamers by January 21, league’s chairman Brijesh Patel stated on Thursday.

Patel and members of the IPL GC lately had a digital assembly earlier this week the place the planning and preparations of the next IPL was mentioned at size.

“We will have the players’ retention till January 21 and the trading window for the franchises closes on February 4,” Patel, the previous India Test batsman instructed PTI whereas informing that the date of the public sale is but to be finalised.

It is anticipated that the mini-auction that is imagined to be held this yr for the present eight groups shall be held within the second or third week of February.

The eight IPL groups get pleasure from a gamers’ purse of Rs 85 crore and Patel stated that there shall be “no increase of purse” for the 2021 public sale.

It is anticipated that Chennai Super Kings, one group that solely had Rs 15 lakh left after the final public sale, would launch not less than two massive salaried gamers in Kedar Jadhav and Piyush Chawla and improve their purse.

Mumbai Indians will in all probability retain most of its gamers because it’s a really set group and will launch just a few gamers right here and there to extend their purse from Rs 1.95 crore

Rajasthan Royals have the utmost purse 14.75 crore, adopted by Sunrisers Hyderabad (10.1 crore), Delhi Capitals (9 crore), Kolkata Knight Riders (8.5 crore), Royal Challengers Bangalore (6.four crore).

It is learnt that the governing council has determined to attend for a month earlier than finalising whether or not the IPL-14 shall be held in India or not.

“The BCCI will wait for a month to see how the COVID-19 situation is in India before finalising the schedule. Everyone wants it to be held in India but we still need to wait for some more time before taking a call,” a BCCI supply stated.


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