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2017 IPL Players auction guide

NEW DELHI: The 2017 IPL players auction in Bangalore on Monday has created a buzz ahead of the tenth season of the T20 league. Here's a rundown on the big event.

Player for sale
From an original pool of 799, there will be 351 cricketers up for auction; of these, 226 are Indian and the rest overseas players. The list of 351 includes 122 capped, 223 uncapped and six Associates players. A total of 76 players can be purchased, however.

Franchise purses
Kings XI Punjab - Rs 23.35 crore
Delhi Daredevils - Rs 21.5 crore
Sunrisers Hyderabad - Rs 20.9 crore
Kolkata Knight Riders - Rs 19.75 crore
Rising Pune Supergiants - Rs 19.1 crore
Gujarat Lions - Rs 14.35 crore
Royal Challengers Bangalore - Rs 12.825 cror
Mumbai Indians - Rs 11.555 crore

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