By : Oneindia Video Team
Published : February 02, 2017, 06:47
Duration : 08:15
IPL AUCTION 2017: All you need to know
The 2017 IPL auction is round the corner and the franchises would have figured out on what their team needs ahead of the 2017 IPL. A total of 140 cricketers including 44 overseas players have been retained by the franchises for 2017 season. As many as 76 cricketers can be picked by all the eight teams in the auction that has more than 300 players going under the hammer. The franchisees have been allotted a purse of Rs 66 crores for the auction. The money spent by them in retaining the players will come under the total purse and the franchisees can use the remaining money in the auction. Each team can have a maximum of 27 players out of which 9 can be overseas professionals. Here we tell you about the players retained by every team.