IPL 2017 Auction: How much can each team spend?

Sport360 staff 14:46 04/02/2017
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  • Richard Madley has been the IPL auctioneer over the years.

    It’s that time of the year again when a number of cricketers from across the globe go under the hammer at the Indian Premier League (IPL) Player Auction.

    The IPL, on Friday, announced that the auction will be held on February 20 in Bengaluru.

    There are many international stars who will go into the auction pool, with the likes of Ben Stokes, Imran Tahir, Mitchell Johnson set to land big deals.

    Kings XI Punjab, who finished at the bottom of the league over the last two seasons, have the most money available with a purse of ₹23.35 cr [AED 12.7m].

    Here, we look at how much money each franchise can spend in the upcoming auction.

    Team Money Available
    Delhi Daredevils ₹23.1 cr [AED 12.5m]
    Gujarat Lions ₹14.35 cr [AED 7.4m]
    Kings XI Punjab ₹23.35 cr [AED 12.7m]
    Kolkata Knight Riders ₹19.75 cr [AED 10.8m]
    Mumbai Indians ₹11.555 cr [AED 6.3m]
    Rising Pune Supergiants ₹17.5 cr [AED 9.6m]
    Royal Challengers Bangalore ₹12.825 cr [AED 7m]
    Sunrisers Hyderabad ₹20.9 cr [AED11.4m]