The VIVO IPL 2020 Player Auction List has appeared with a total of 332 cricket players coming to Kolkata on December 19, 2019. While 997 players had initially registered, the final list was shortened after the eight franchisees had submitted their shortlist of players.
With INR 2 crore as the top prize, seven foreign players – Pat Cummins, Josh Hazlewood, Chris Lynn, Mitchell Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Dale Steyn, and Angelo Mathews – have chosen to place themselves in the top division.
Robin Uthappa is the only Indian player in the auction list with a base price of INR 1.5 crore. Other Indian stars, Piyush Chawla, Yusuf Pathan, and Jaydev Unadkat, have set their base price at 1 crore INR.
A total of 186 Indian players, 143 foreign players, and 3 associate nations players will attend the VIVO IPL 2020 player auction in Kolkata. The auction starts at 15:30 IST.