World’s most expensive cricket league is Indian Premier League. Day by day they are increasing their budget and at the same it’s popularity is also increasing. At this moment this cricket league is most watched cricket league in all over the world. In every term, this league is showing some amazing moments. Its auction is also a great matter to all cricketer around the world. IPL gave a lot to it’s players.
Many players have turned into a millionaire because of this annual tournament. Nowadays richest cricketers also have a chance to show their face in the Forbes.
Many famous cricketers like Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Virat Kohli are going to be in the top hundred richest athletes in the world. IPL is one of the main reasons of this. This Indian domestic T20 cricket league showed the world for the first time that price of a cricketer can be millions of dollars as well. And players are also earning that huge amount of money with two or three months which is mind blowing. IPL is showing its traditional auction from the very beginning of the first edition.
That was also the first cricket players auction in the cricket history. It is the biggest marketplace to buy cricket players for only two or three months. It’s franchised always wait to buy the best cricket players with the best value. Every franchise has a limitation of their budget to buy all players.
Governing body of IPL fixed that amount for all franchises so that all franchises can get equal opportunity to buy players. But if any franchise keeps its old player in the team for the new edition then the worth of that player will be deducted from their entire budget.
Many big names are the head of those franchises, Bollywood king Shahrukh Khan and the richest man of India Mukesh Ambani’s wife Nita Ambani are two of them. IPL kept increasing its budget, and this 2017 edition is not exceptional. This time, the full budget of all franchises is around 80 Millions US Dollars. And this time many new overseas players are also about to get a chance in this edition. IPL 2017 will be starting from April 5.