The TATA IPL Auction 2022 the most awaited cricketing event will be telecast live on Star Sports 3 and Star Sports HD. You can also watch the live streaming on Disney+Hotstar. Starts at 11 am on 12th Feb 2022.
The auction of 590 players shortlisted by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for the 15th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will be carried out on February 12 and 13 in Bengaluru.
All players, except those retained by their franchises, are in the auction pool. This year will also see two new teams – Ahmedabad Titans and Lucknow Super Giants – compete with the eight existing ones.
IPL Auction 2022: Catch it live on Disney Plus Hotstar starting Feb 12 at 11 am
The IPL auction 2022 is scheduled to begin at 12 pm, but the official coverage will begin at 11 am on both February 12 and 13.
Britain’s Hugh Edmeades will be carrying out the IPL Auction 2022 this weekend. He was appointed by the BCCI in 2018, replacing auctioneer Richard Madley. Since then, he has been a known face in the players’ auction.
In his 36-year long career, Edmeades has conducted more than 2500 auctions globally, reported News 18. He is an international fine art, classic car, and charity auctioneer and has sold in excess of 3 lakh lots for a sum in excess of 2.7 billion pounds.
Edmeades has experience in dealing with items ranging from paintings, fine furniture, ceramics and works of art, and film and sporting memorabilia. In 2004, he conducted the auction of 88 guitars belonging to Eric Clapton raising $7,438,624. His other unusual highlights included Daniel Craig’s Aston Martin DB10 from James Bond’s Spectre for £2,434,500 in 2016.