IPL 2018 Auction Live Streaming, Date, Venue, Time & Online Streaming. IPL 11th Season Auction Will Be Broadcast on January 27-28 on Star Sports in Bengaluru. While IPL 2018 Players Retention Will Also Happen on that Date. Also Read Ahead of IPL 2018 meeting: Franchises divided over player retentions
New Delhi: Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018 Auction is set to be a huge event with almost every player going under the auction hammer and two suspended team – Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) coming back. Before the auction takes place on January 27-28, all eight franchise are, however, have to disclose the name of a maximum three players they want to retain.
Ahead of the IPL Auction in Bengaluru on January 27 and 28, the IPL Player Retention will be a crucial event as well. At the end of the ten seasons of the Indian Premier League (IPL), the player contracts have expired with the teams getting a chance to start afresh. But, there is an opportunity for the franchises to keep some vital members of their squads in the past. Every team has a chance of retaining a maximum of three players. Two more players can be retained by a franchise but that would be at the IPL Auction by making use of their Right to Match (RTM) card.
Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals return to the mix after serving out their two season suspension and are replaced by Gujarat Lions and Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS). This allows for CSK to retain their merculiar skipper in MS Dhoni and off-spinner R Ashwin to name the two vitals cogs in the wheel. For Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), who’ve added Ashish Nehra and Gary Kirtsen to their coach staff, Virat Kohli is an important player to keep hold of.
IPL 2018 Auction Live Streaming, Date, Venue, Time & Online Streaming
With Star India entering the picture by bagging the broadcast rights, every event will be aired live on TV and on their streaming property. The media giant bagged the IPL media rights in September for a period of five years starting 2018. They paid a jaw dropping Rs 16,347.50 crore to keep the former IPL broadcasters SonyPictures Network India (SPNI) at bay.
Where will the IPL 2018 Player Retention event will take place?
The IPL 218 Player Retention event will take place in Mumbai.
Which date will the IPL 2018 Player Retention event will take place?
The IPL 218 Player Retention event will happen on January 4, 2018
What time will the IPL 2018 Player Retention event will start?
The IPL 2018 event will start at 06:50 PM IST onwards.
Which channels will broadcast IPL 2018 Player Retention event live in India?
IPL 2018 Player Retention event will be shown live on Star Sports 2/HD, Star Sports Hindi 1/HD in India.
Where can I follow the IPL 2018 Player Retention event?
IPL 2018 Player Retention event can be followed online on Hotstar app and you can visit timesnownews.com/sports for all new and latest updates