Dubai: Till now we have seen only 8 teams playing in IPL but in 2022 all Indians will see 10 teams playing in IPL. For which the process has started from today. When 10 teams play in the IPL, then the fun of the world’s biggest T20 cricket league will double. There is a lot of craze in the country and the world about IPL. When there are 10 teams in IPL, then Indian players will get more chances.
This group is at the fore in buying teams
Apart from eight teams, two new teams will also be seen playing in IPL 2022. The bidding process for this has started today at 11 am in Dubai. More than 20 companies have put tender in this. Five to six parties will be shortlisted for the final bid. Adani Group, Goenka Group and CVC Ventures are the frontrunners in the race to buy a new team. Foreign clubs have also put up tenders to buy teams in the IPL.
Lucknow and Ahmedabad at the forefront
The names of Lucknow and Ahmedabad for the two new teams of IPL were in discussion for a long time. But apart from these two, Guwahati, Ranchi, Cuttack and Dharamsala are also included in the list of contenders. It is reported that out of these six, only two new teams can join the IPL. Ahmedabad, Lucknow and Pune are also included in the home ground for the new teams. The Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad and the Ekana Stadium in Lucknow can be the choice of the franchise as more people can sit in these stadiums.
BCCI to conduct mega auction next year
There will be a process of bidding before taking a final decision on taking the new franchisee. BCCI is preparing for the mega auction next year. There will be three retentions and two right to match card players. All other players will be put in the auction. If two franchises are included, then only mega auction will be conducted. Let’s see if the board will hold the auction today to buy the two teams. Which team’s name is stamped?
Indian players will get more chances
With the increase of 2 teams in IPL, Indian players will get more chances. Because a team should have 7 Indian and 4 foreign players. If the youth get more opportunities, then they can make a place in the national team by performing well.