The titles of Lucknow / Kanpur, Pune will just come for debate when the BCCI decides to grow more than 1 group for IPL 2021 or IPL 2022.
Based on reports doing the rounds, Adani Group possessed by Gautam Adani and RPSG possessed by Sanjeev Goenka is going to be the largest contenders for its 9th IPL team. Adani’s previously have publicly announced their interest in possessing the IPL team. With Ahmedabad currently boasting of the largest cricket arena in the nation, their curiosity will rise manifolds.
On the flip side, Goenka had possessed IPL team previously as an owner of Growing Pune Supergiants for a couple of decades and will certainly throw their hat in the ring if BCCI comes out with tender.
Apart from Adani and Goenka — South India’s top celebrity Mohanlal and one of the large business houses based from Southern India is allegedly interested in due the IPL team. He was recently found in IPL 2020 at UAE hobnobbing with BCCI officials.
Soon after ipl new team discussion and ipl 2021 auction BCCI is going to release ipl 2021 schedule
The BCCI is yet to formally announce how and if the tenders for the team is going to be published. If BCCI goes forward with their plans, they’ll also need to need to prepare themselves to the Mega-Auctions (Full-fledged participant auctions) to get IPL 2021. According to the resources in BCCI, the board has informed the groups that the choice in respect to the brand new team and Mega-Auctions are going to be taken from the 2nd week of Dec..
“Time limitations are there however the complete auction will probably be in the interest of everybody. IPL Governing Council will officially decide on this at another 3-4 weeks and speak with everybody concerned”, said the BCCI source.
Following the IPL 2020 debacle, 1 group that’s desperate to reconstruct itself which is Chennai Super Kings. For them having complete player auction is going to be a welcome aid. Even MS Dhoni throughout the post-match interview after enjoying the last league match of IPL 2020 said that rebuilding the group will be dependent on what choice BCCI takes for your upcoming gamers auction.
Not just CSK, but groups such as Rajasthan Royals, KingsXI Punjab, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Royal Challengers Bangalore based on some source also has signaled to the BCCI in casual discussion they will welcome whole participant auctions to another year.
The businesses are divided on the concept of owning a mega auction to another year.