IPL Auction 2018: When and where to watch, coverage on TV and live streaming

When and where to watch, coverage on TV and live streaming of IPL Auction 2018

FirstCricket Staff, January 22, 2018

Mumbai: After a gap of ten years, all teams at the Indian Premier League (IPL) may wear a fresh look, thanks to the mega auction scheduled for 27 and 28 January in Bengaluru. A total of 578 players — pruned from the initial list of 1122 — will go under the hammer under eight distinct slabs.

While there is considerable buzz about who the top buys could be, names of 16 'marquee players' have been confirmed, and they include English duo of Ben Stokes and Joe Root, besides India's premier off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin .

A total of 62 capped and 298 uncapped Indian cricketers will vie for the available slots with 182 capped overseas cricketers, 34 uncapped overseas players and two cricketers from Associate nations.

Here's all you need to know about catching all the action from the IPL Auction 2018 live:

Mumbai Indians won the 2017 edition of IPL. AFP

Mumbai Indians won the 2017 edition of IPL. AFP

When and where will the IPL Auction 2018 take place?

The IPL auction will be held on 27 and 28 January, 2018 in Bengaluru.

How do I watch IPL Auction 2018 live?

The tournament will be broadcast on Star Sports 1 and Star Sports 1 HD.

What time will live coverage start?

The coverage will start at 9 am.

Where can you follow the matches online?

You can follow all the live news and updates on Firstpost. The auction will be streamed online on Hotstar.

Updated Date: Jan 22, 2018

T20 LEAGUE POINTS TABLE

Pos. Team P W L D Pts.
1
Hyderabad
14 9 5 0 18
2
Chennai
13 8 5 0 16
3
Kolkata
14 8 6 0 16
4
Rajasthan
14 7 7 0 14
5
Mumbai
14 6 8 0 12
6
Bangalore
14 6 8 0 12
7
Punjab
13 6 7 0 12
8
Delhi
14 5 9 0 10




Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 3499 125
2 South Africa 3589 112
3 Australia 3499 106
4 New Zealand 2354 102
5 England 3511 98
6 Sri Lanka 2914 94
Rank Team Points Rating
1 England 5257 125
2 India 5492 122
3 South Africa 3842 113
4 New Zealand 4602 112
5 Australia 3327 104
6 Pakistan 3279 102
Rank Team Points Rating
1 Pakistan 2990 130
2 Australia 1894 126
3 India 3932 123
4 New Zealand 2542 116
5 England 1951 115
6 South Africa 2058 114