IPL 2022 mega auction ended yesterday with happy news for many and reality checks for some. Total of 237 players will be playing across 10 teams in Indian Premier League 2022. It will be 15th season of Indian Premier League and fans are excited to see the performance of two additions; Lucknow Super Giants and Gujarat Lions.
The auction held on February 12 and 13 in Bengaluru was a successful event where 10 teams put their best foots down to make an unbeatable squad. Few among them nailed the job while as some were left bit back behind. A total of Rs 551.7 crore was spent to buy 207 players. Out of which 137 players were Indian and 67 others were from around the world. Among 207 players 97 are uncapped and 107 are capped players. A capped player is one that is selected in the national team of his country.
Each franchise was given Rs 90 crore to make a squad for IPL 2022. If you will look at the collective amount then franchises have splurged a huge sum of Rs 890.2 crore to acquire 237 players. Lucknow Super Giants have shelled out complete sum of Rs 90 crore to make a team of 21 players. Punjab Kings spent the lowest sum of money which was Rs 86.55 crore to build a squad of 25 players. Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super King have also bought squad of 25 players for IPL 2022 season.
Now let’s look at probable playing squad of Chennai Super Kings, Delhi Capitals and Lucknow Super Giants.
Probable Playing 11 Of Chennai Super King
Hari Nishaanth, Ambati Rayudu, Shivam Dube, Ruturaj Gaikwad, MS Dhoni, Ravindra Jadeja, Deepak Chahar, Dwayne Bravo, Maheesh Thikshana, Robin Uthappa and Prashant Solanki
Probable Playing 11 Of Delhi Capitals
Prithvi Shaw, David Warner, Rishabh Pant, Rovman Powell, Mandeep Singh, Mitchell Marsh, Ripal Patel, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Kamlesh Nagarkoti and Lungi Ngidi.
Probable Playing 11 Of Lucknow Super Giants
KL Rahul, Quinton de Kock, Manish Pandey, Manan Vohra, Krunal Pandya, Evin Lewis, Deepak Hooda, Marcus Stoinis, Avesh Khan, Shahbaz Nadeem and Mark Wood.