IPL Auction 2018 Retain Players List, Team Wise – Indian Premier League, as we all know it as IPL has a huge contribution when it comes to the game of cricket. The league which started in 2007 brought a revolution in the game of cricket. Last year was the tenth anniversary of IPL which Mumbai Indians won. This time IPL is expected to have an open auction where no player can be retained. All players are put in the pool and teams need to rebuild their squads. Such auctions are usually huge as big names like Kohli, MS Dhoni, Gayle will be in the pool. Moreover, we see a lot of money getting spent.
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When is IPL Auction 2018? (Exact Date)
Well, as we said that the upcoming IPL is expected to be an open auction, all players are expected to get in the pool and find their new home. So the excitement is getting high and IPL fans have started looking for IPL Auction 2018 Date. We have witnessed that for last ten years, IPL authorities have been hosting the event in the month of January-February. The dates vary from last week of January to the first week of February. So we can expect same for this year as well.
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VIVO IPL 11 Auction Teams & Marquee Players
All eight teams will be part of IPL Auction 2018. Two fan favorite teams Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals will return back to IPL circuit after facing two years suspension. Chennai Super Kings is one team which has the biggest fan base in IPL. So their return in the IPL is something most awaited. Here is the list of all teams and their Marquee players.
|Team||Marquee Player||Spending Cap (Balance Purse)|
|Chennai Super Kings||NA||NA|
|Kolkata Knight Riders||NA||NA|
|Kings XI Punjab||NA||NA|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore||NA||NA|
IPL Auction 2018 Retain Players List (Team Wise)
We witnessed an open auction during the inaugural season of IPL when IPL was not a big brand as it is today. Since then we have witnessed retention of players and auctions as well. But first time after many years, we are expected to witness IPL Open Auctions 2018. In such type of auction, no player is retained by any team. So we may not get any retained player list for this upcoming season. Note that the news is yet to be confirmed by BCCI. But many sources say that open auction is on cards. We will have to wait and watch how things unfold.
How & Where to Watch IPL 2018 Auction Live Streaming?
The buzz is all about IPL 2018 Auction. The reason for this is that the upcoming IPL Auction 2018 is going to be open pool auction. So all players will be there in the auction which will make it interesting. So people are interested in IPL 2018 Auction Live Streaming. The IPL 2018 Auction is going to be live streamed on TV as well as online. The IPL is into the eleventh edition and the authorities have called all the broadcasters to bid for IPL 2018 Broadcasting Rights. So we will update you once the broadcasting rights are announced.