The players are to be auctioned today for the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020, the world’s most popular T20 league. This auction to be held this afternoon in Kolkata. Earlier in the last 12 seasons, there has never been an IPL auction in Kolkata.
971 players had registered for the 13th season of IPL. Of this, the Board of Control for Cricket in India included 332 players in the final list of the auction. The auction will take place on December 19 at 3:30 pm. Noor Ahmed of Afghanistan is the youngest player in this auction, while 48-year-old Praveen Tambe is the oldest player.
Know when and where players auction for IPL 2020
The auction for the IPL 2020 will begin in Kolkata on December 19 (Thursday) from 3.30 pm. This is the first time Kolkata has got the job of hosting an auction. This time the auction time has been changed. Earlier the auction was held in the morning but keeping in mind the prime time, it has been decided to start it this afternoon.
What time does the auction for IPL 2020 start?
This time the sapphire will start from 3:30 in the afternoon. The auction will start in the afternoon and will run till late evening after two breaks.
Where can watch live telecast and live streaming of IPL 2020 auction
One can go to the channels of Star Network to watch this year’s auction. The auction can be viewed live on Star Sports. You can watch it in Star Sports 1 Hindi and 1 HD Hindi. The auction will also be carried out in regional language.
You can watch its broadcast in the language of your choice on Star Sports First, 1 Tamil, 1 Telugu, 1 Kannada, 1 Bangla Channel. If you want to watch the auction outside the house on mobile or laptop, then you can watch live streaming by going to hotstar.com