After the end of IPL 2020, there were rumors that IPL 2021 will conduct a mega auction. IPL 2021 Mega Auction Date is still not fixed, but here’s detailed information. Some were saying that the auction will take place right after the IPL in UAE. IPL 2020 was won by Mumbai Indians. They became the first team to retain the trophy for two consecutive years.
IPL 2021 Mega Auction Date
According to the sources, there might be a mega auction in UAE itself right after IPL 2020. Most Probably in November. If not in November, it can be expected in December or early January 2021.
Francises would be more than happy if BCCI conducts the auction ahead of the 2021 IPL. A lot of people will be looking at the BCCI’s president to decide auctions. BCCI would be willing to carry IPL and make the competition more thrilling and exciting for the players and the fans.
Chennai’s captain and management have already spoken about changing the complete team. CSK will release old players from the squad and buy a mix of young and experienced players. This year’s performance of CSK was the worst ever in the history of 13 seasons of IPL. KXIP will also look to find some talent in the bowling department. RR and KKR will also like to purchase some quality players into their squad. After the loss of RCB against SRH, director Mike Hesson also said that RCB would have a new team before IPL 2021.
BCCI had also decided to host IPL 2021 in India itself if the COVID situation will be under control or if the vaccine is ready. However, the UAE is always considered and prepared as a backup option to host the IPL 2021 edition. IPL 2021 Mega Auction Date is yet not announced.