IPL 2021: Big bucks during auction doesn't mean the ball suddenly swings more, says KKR's Pat Cummins
Cummins is one of the most expensive foreign players in the IPL, with KKR having shelled out a whopping Rs 15.50 crore for him in the 2019 auction.
IPL had earlier announced that its auction is to be held on 18 February, with teams set to splash out more than $25 million dollars (20.64 million euros) to hire stars from around the world.
The mini auction will take place following the first two Tests between India and England in Chennai. The series begins on 5 February while the second Test will be played from 13 to 17 February.
IPL 2020 Auction: Chennai Super Kings need young legs as backup for 'Dad's Army', more explosiveness in batting unit
The INR 14.60 crore kitty that three-time champions Chennai Super Kings enter the IPL 2020 Auction with could yet be put to some valuable use.
IPL 2020 Auction: 971 cricketers, including 713 Indians, register for available 73 slots in upcoming event at Kolkata
As many as 971 cricketers, including 713 Indians and 258 overseas players, will be up for grabs at the Indian Premier League (IPL) players' auction scheduled to be held in Kolkata on 19 December.
IPL Auction 2019: Hugh Edmeades says he's still friends with Richard Madley, Jaipur event gave him responsibility like never before
In an exclusive interview with Firstpost, Hugh Edmeades sheds light on his relation with former IPL auctioneer Richard Madley, as well as the challenge of conducting an event he had no prior experience of.
IPL Auction 2019: Mumbai's Shivam Dube rewarded for all-round heroics in Ranji Trophy with Rs 5 crore RCB contract
Just a day before the IPL auction, Mumbai all-rounder Shivam Dube whacked Baroda spinner Swapnil Singh for five sixes in as many balls in their Ranji Trophy tie and his batting prowess did not go unnoticed during the auction.
IPL Auction 2019: Millionaire mystery spinner Varun Chakravarthy will have to keep his feet grounded as he seeks greater recognition
Varun Chakravarthy will get the opportunity to bowl alongside and learn from the seasoned Ravichandran Ashwin in the IPL, but he will have to make an impact quickly in what can be a ruthlessly competitive environment.
IPL Auction 2019: With RCB bolstering middle order, SRH getting replacement opener, franchises plug gaps with targeted buys
While ponderables such as premature withdrawal of players, shifting of IPL, etc could play a major role, the franchises would like to believe they have all angles covered, gaps filled and are primed to grab the championship.
With 346 players enrolled for the event set to take place on December 18th at Jaipur, we scan through some highly talented domestic guns in India who have set themselves up for a big haul courtesy some promising performances in domestic leagues.
IPL Auction 2019: Angelo Mathews, Corey Anderson and other overseas stars who may not attract any bids
Here we put together a list of five foreign players who might invite no bidders at the Indian Premier League (IPL) player auction on 18 December.
Firstpost Spodcast Episode 97: Liverpool maintain unbeaten run in Premier League, IPL Player Auction and more
Welcome to Spodcast, where we cover the big sports headlines of the day. Today, we discuss latest Gameweek in Premier League involving Liverpool, Arsenal and Manchester United. Also Indian Premier League Player Auction and more.
IPL Auction 2018: Sandeep Lamichhane, Mujeeb Zadran and other relatively unknown foreign players who bagged solid deals
Zadran, picked up by the Kings XI Punjab, is the youngest player in IPL history, while 17-year-old Lamichhane is the first cricketer from Nepal to play in the league.
IPL Auction 2018: Chennai Super Kings rely on old core of Indian players; Rajasthan Royals bet on international stars
During the bidding process in the IPL Auction, the approach of Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals was entirely different from one another
Monday’s Indian Premier League (IPL) auction in Bengaluru made two English cricketers millions, with the two most expensive buys being all-rounder Ben Stokes and fast bowler Tymal Mills.
The Committee of Administrators (CoA), headed by former CAG Vinod Rai, on Sunday barred three top Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) officials from attending the Indian Premier League (IPL) players' auction scheduled to be held on Monday in Bengaluru.
IPL 2017 auction: Ishant Sharma, Eoin Morgan among players listed at highest base price of Rs 2 crore
Ishant Sharma, Eoin Morgan and Mitchell Johnson are among seven players who have listed themselves at the highest base price of Rs 2 crore for IPL 10 player auction.
The player auction for the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) will take place in Bengaluru on Monday, 20 February, as per official confirmation from the governing council.
Live updates and reaction to the IPL 2016 player auction in Bengaluru
IPL auctions have an inbuilt element of drama as there’s still some getting used to the fact that a cricketer’s talent is up for grabs to the highest bidder.