It is the time for ‘Lights.Camera.Cricket’ as the auction for the greatest cricketing festival in India, Indian Premier League season 13 is just two months away. The stage has been set and the players have pulled up their socks and now everyone is just waiting for the mega auctions for IPL 2020. As per the reports, it is being speculated that the grand 2020 IPL auctions will take place in December 2019. However, the confirmation of official IPL authorities is yet to come. Not only this but the authorities will also release the list of players for this year’s auctions.
In IPL 2020, Mumbai Indians will take the field as defending champions as they won the previous title against MS Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad. With that historic win, Mumbai Indians became the first IPL franchise to clinch the title four times. Now in this season also they are looking forward to being on the top.
Ahead of the 13th edition of Indian Premier League, all the popular franchises have geared up and started classifying their star players. Teams like Royal Challengers Bangalore and King XI Punjab also have a great chance to redeem themselves in next year’s prestigious tournament as they can revamp their module after a string of poor performances.
The season of cheering for your favorite IPL team has now come. It will be interesting to see who will go under the hammer and who will retain his place in the team. Some strong teams like Delhi Capitals have already started preparing for the next season. The newly-made team of Delhi which came with a brand new squad and franchise name in the last season has started making changes in the team for IPL 2020. Delhi has roped in talented cricketer Mayank Markande, West Indies all-rounder Sherfane Rutherford and brilliant player Ravichandran Ashwin in the squad. The ace Indian off-spinner who previously led the franchise of Kings XI Punjab in IPL 2019 will now switch to Delhi Capitals next year.