The IPL 2022 will feature 10 teams, including 2 additional franchises, Lucknow and Ahmedabad. Whereas the schedule has not yet been released, it has been expected that the 15th season of the showpiece event would begin in late March or early April. Since the anxiety for this year’s IPL rises, all attention will be on the impending mega auction, which has now been officially announced the auction to take place on February 12 and 13. Here we have discussed When IPl 2022 Mega Auction Will Be Held?
When IPl 2022 Mega Auction Will Be Held?
Whereas the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has made plans for the IPL 2022 blockbuster auction, the BCCI Secretary, Jay Shah, has confirmed the same. He also stated that the mega event, which began in the last week of March, will end in the last week of May.
“The mega IPL Auction will take place on February 12-13th and we will lock in the venues before that. “I am delighted to confirm that the 15th season of the IPL will start in the last week of March and will run until May end,” said Shah.
BCCI was always keen on staging the 2022 edition in India: Jay Shah
Shah also stated that the board would do all possible to ensure that the Indian Premier League will be held in India this year. He also noted that the majority of stakeholders have confirmed their desire to host the event in the country.
“A majority of the team owners expressed their wish that the tournament is held in India. The BCCI was always keen on staging the 2022 edition that will see two new teams – Ahmedabad and Lucknow – in India. I can tell you that we will leave no stone unturned in ensuring that the IPL stays in India. The BCCI has not compromised on the health and safety of its stakeholders in the past and will concurrently work on Plan B since the COVID-19 situation with new variants remains fluid,” he concluded.
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