The IPL (Indian Player League) auction 2023 for the upcoming IPL season to be held in December in Dubai. It is a mini-auction as well as a day-long event. In addition, it is going to be held foreign for the first time.
Even more, the submission date of the player list for all 10 franchises is November 15. This tells us about the players who will be retained or released. However, the IPL auction 2023 date is December 19 in Dubai.
Total Purse Value of The Franchises Increase
The first reported the development. And there is an important thing to note: the total purse value of the franchise is around INR 100 crore (US$ 12 million).
So, there is an increase in the already existing purse of about INR 95 (US $11.5 million). Consequently, the purse limit of the franchise has been increased by approximately INR 5 crore (US $600,000), as reported by ESPNCricinfo. But, the decision about the final purse was not announced.
Moreover, it is declared that the final purse will be announced after the submission of the player list of all the franchises.
Present Purse Left of All The 10 Franchises IPL 2023 Auction
- Currently, Punjab Kings has the highest purse worth around US $1.47 million (12.20 crore).
- On the other hand the lowest purse value left is around US $6000 (INR 5 lakh) of the Mumbai Indians.
- Defending champions Chennai Super Kings have a purse left of about more than Mumbai Indians which is US $0.18 million or INR 1.5 crore.
- So, Kolkata Knight Riders have US $ 0.2 million or INR 1.65 crore.
- Royal Challengers Bangalore have US $ 0.21 million or INR 1.75 crore.
- Rajasthan Royals have US $0.40 million or INR 3.35 crore
- Lucknow Super Giants have US $0.43 million or INR 3.55 crore
- Gujarat Titans has US $0.54 million or INR 4.45 crore
- Likewise, Delhi Capitals have US $0.54 million or INR 4.45 crore
- Sunrisers Hyderabad has US $0.79 million, or INR 6.55 crore left.
Chances of Some Foreign Names In IPL Auction 2023
There is hope that some famous foreign names will be available in the IPL auction.
These marquee famous names are the following:
- Mitchell Starc (Australian fast bowler)
- Pat Cummins
- Travis Head
- Chris Woakes
- Alex Hales
- Sam Billings
- Gerald Coetzee
Mitchell Starc is an Australian fast bowler who will appear in the upcoming 2024 IPL season. For more information about his appearance, you can go to my post Mithell Starc coming back in IPL 2024. Although. Travis Head, Chris Woakes, Alex Hales, Sam Billings, and Gerald Coetzee will also become the part of IPL auction 2023.
However, You can watch the IPL auction live on these free broadcasts, Star Sports 1, 2, and Star Gold. Interestingly, the free live broadcast of the IPL auction 2023 will be available on new channels, Star Sports Select HD2, Star Sports 1 Tamil HD, and Star Sports 1 Telugu HD.