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All you need to know about IPL 2021 auction, scheduled for 3 pm today

IPL 2021 auction will kick-start at 3 pm at the ITC Grand Chola Hotel in Chennai. Star Sports will live telecast the IPL 2021 auction in five languages. Check all details related to IPL 2021 auction h

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IPL 2020 trophy. Photo:  Sportzpics for BCCI
A team can have a maximum strength of 25 players, with a maximum of 8 overseas players. Photo: Sportzpics for BCCI

The auctions for the 14th edition of will kickstart at the ITC Grand Chola in Chennai today from 3 pm. Most of the big IPL franchises such as and will not undergo a major overhaul due to lack of available purse and have retained their core team. However, struggling teams like Rajasthan Royals, and Punjab Kings have a lot at stake. A total of 292 players (164 Indians, 125 overseas and 3 associates will go under the hammer today.



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First Published: Thu, February 18 2021. 11:45 IST