WPL 2024 Auction: The auction of the second edition of the Women’s Premier League (WPL) is all set to happen on December 9 (Saturday) in Mumbai. The first-ever season of the tournament was a massive success and now there is much-anticipation for the second season expected to commence in February or March 2024. Mumbai Indians will enter the second season of the competition as the defending champions. They faced Delhi Capitals in the summit clash and ended up on the winning side by 7 wickets to become the inaugural champions of the WPL.
In anticipation of the upcoming mega auction, each cricket team participating has the capacity to sign up to 30 players, including 9 slots reserved for overseas players. The auction is poised to be a game-changer, with a total of 56 capped players and a whopping 109 uncapped players in the fray.
The Gujarat Giants lead the pack with the highest purse balance of Rs 5.95 crore, setting the stage for potential strategic moves during the auction. In contrast, the defending champions, Mumbai Indians, find themselves with the lowest purse balance at Rs 2.1 crore, indicating a challenging task ahead for their team management.
Notably, the Delhi Capitals will enter the auction with a significant purse balance, ready to make strategic acquisitions to bolster their squad. The varied financial positions of the teams add an extra layer of intrigue to the auction dynamics, with franchises strategically managing their budgets to secure the best talent on offer.
As cricket enthusiasts eagerly await the auction proceedings, the distribution of purse balances among the teams adds an element of unpredictability, setting the stage for a thrilling bidding war for top players.
WPL Auction 2024 Auction- Date
When is the WPL 2024 Auction?
WPL 2024 Auction is scheduled to take place on December 9 (Saturday).
WPL 2024 Auction – Place
Where is the WPL 2024 Auction?
WPL 2024 Auction will take place in Mumbai.
WPL 2024 Auction- Time
At What time will the WPL 2024 Auction begin?
WPL 2024 Auction is likely to commence at 02:30 pm (IST).
WPL 2024 LIVE STREAMING
WPL 2024 Auction is likely to streamed on JioCinema app and website.
WPL 2024 Live Broadcast
Fans can tune into Sports 18 Network Channels to catch WPL 2024.