IPL11 Auction : Base Price of Players Revealed

IPL 2018 auction will take place on 27 & 28 January 2018 in Bangalore. BCCI  has released a list of 1122 players who were in IPL Auction 2018 pool. 36 Players which include 13 Indian players & 23 Overseas players have 2 crore as their base price which is maximum base price limit. This list consist of R Ashwin , Glenn Maxwell , Mitchell Johnson , KL Rahul etc.

IPL

BCCI said ” out of 1122 players, 281 are capped players & 838 are uncapped players including 788 Indian players”. This list had been send to eight franchisee which include Mumbai Indians , Kolkata Knight Riders , Kings 11 Punjab , Royal Challengers Bangalore, Delhi DareDeville, Sunrisers Hyderabad & the teams who will made their comeback i.e. Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals.

Lets take a look at  base prices of players under 2 crore , 1.5 crore & 1 crore.

 

INR 2 Crore

Indian Players: Yuzvendra Chahal, R Ashwin, Shikhar Dhawan, Kedar Jadhav, Gautam Gambhir, Dinesh Karthik, Murali Vijay, KL Rahul, Karn Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane, Yuvraj Singh, Harbhajan Singh and Robin Uthappa

IPL , Glenn Maxwell

Overseas Players:Mitchell Starc,  Rashid Khan, Pat Cummins, James Faulkner, Josh Hazlewood, Mitchell Johnson, Chris Lynn, Glenn Maxwell, Kieron Pollard, Marcus Stoinis, Mitchell Starc, Chris Woakes, Corey Anderson, Cameron White, Eoin Morgan, Liam Plunkett, Ben Stokes, David Willey, Brendon McCullum, Quinton de Kock, Colin Ingram, Angelo Mathews, Chris Gayle and  Dwayne Bravo.

INR 1.5 Crore

Indian Players: Amit Mishra,  Jaydev Unadkat,  Kuldeep Yadav, Mohit Sharma and Washington Sundar.

Overseas Players : Aaron Finch, David Miller, Evin Lewis, Faf du Plessis, Harry Gurney, Hashim Amla, Jason Holder, Jason Roy, Joe Root, Jonny Bairstow, Jos Buttler, Kagiso Rabada, Kane Williamson, Kyle Abbott, Lendl Simmons, Mark Wood, Michael Klinger, Moises Henriques, Nathan Coulter-Nile,   Nathan Lyon, Peter Handscomb,  Ravi Bopara, Shaun Marsh, Steven Finn, Travis Head,  Trent Boult and Moeen Ali.

INR 1 Crore

Indian Players : Manish Pandey,  Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Siraj,  Parthiv Patel, Piyush Chawla, Sanju Samson,  Umesh Yadav, Vinay Kumar and Wriddhiman Saha.

 Overseas Players :  Adam Zampa, Alex Hales, Andrew Tye, Ben Cutting, Carlos Brathwaite, Chris Jordan, Dale Steyn, Daniel Christian, Dwayne Smith, Jason Behrendorff, JP Duminy, Lasith Malinga, Mitchell McClenaghan, Imran Tahir, Mustafizur Rahman, Sam Billings, Samuel Badree, Shakib Al Hasan, Shane Watson, Tim Southee, Tom Curran and Tymal Mills.

 

IPL 11 Retention Rules

Indian Premiere League is one of the biggest events of India in a year. This year Chennai Super Kings & Rajastan Royals way  back to IPL. Indian Premiere League council & Board of Control for Cricket sets new rules for retention in IPL 11. They used a new term RTM . Now the question is What is RTM? Now look at what is that .

Pre- Auction Retention

In Pre-auction retention,every franchisee can retain maximum 3 players.Players who have retain will not be part of the auction.

Right to Match (RTM)

As per new policy , IPL teams can retained five players only & they have to submit their individual list on 4 January 2018. The Right to Match(RTM) card help teams to regain their players even after they are sold to another franchise.

Let us take an example : If Kolkata Knight Riders didn’t retained Gautam Gambhir  and he’s sold to Mumbai Indians in 7 Cr. then KKR has opportunity to  retain Gambhir using their Right to match in 7Cr.

New Salary Cap

Last year ( 2017) , the franchises had 66 crores for auction, this is now increased by 14 Cr. i.e 80 Cr. For IPL 11 franchises has more money so this year it may be possible that new records have been made. Indian Premiere League Council sets new salary cap -82 crores for 2019 , 85 crores for 2020 & the franchises  will  have to spend at least 3/4 of their budget.

  • If franchise retain three capped players then they have to spend 33 crores from their purse , 15 crores for first one , 11 crores for second & 7 Crores for third.
  • If franchise retain two players then they have to spend 21 crores from their account , 12.5 for first player & 8.5 crores for second.
  • If franchisee will keep two players, then they will have to pay 21 crores from their pocket.
  • For uncapped player they have to spend only 3 crores from their purse.

Chennai Super Kings & Rajasthan Royals are back

IPL , CSK

CSK & Rajasthan Royal are back in IPL after 2 years because they  banned in year 2015 by supreme court due to fixing charges against them. Chennai & Rajasthan Royals were replaced by two teams from Pune & Gujarat respectively. They played in IPL 9 & IPL 10 with a name of Rising Pune Super Giants & Gujarat Lions. Now this year, Chennai Super kings & Rajasthan Royals  are back so IPL council cease Pune & Gujarat from 2018 season.

CSK & RR can retain those players who played for them in season 8 & then for RPs & GL respectively. Players who played only for RPS & GL in last two season will directly go to auction.

The players who played for CSK & RR in season 8 & then they played for franchise other than GL or RPS. So CSK & RR couldn’t retain these players. These players are only retained by the franchise for whom they played in last season.

Key Players whom CSK will able to retain : Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Suresh Raina , Ravindra Jadeja , Ravichandran Ashwin , Irfan Pathan , Francois Du Plessis , Brandon McCullum , Dwayne Smith , Ishwar Pandey, Andrew Tye , Dwayne Bravo ,

Key Players whom RR will able to retain : Steve Smith , Ajinkya Rahane , Ankit Sharma , James Faulkner ,  Rajat Bhatia.

Squad Size

Last season franchises are able to pick 27 players which include 9 foreigners & in this season(IPL11) franchise couldn’t pick more than twenty five players including 8 foreign players.

 

 

U-19 World Cup 2018

U-19 World Cup is limited- overs cricket tournament  , which will be hosted by  New Zealand this year .U-19 Cricket World Cup is such a huge platform for youth to show their skills . According to their performance they get chance to play for their nation.

U-19 World Cup 2018

It is the 20th edition of U-19 World Cup & scheduled from 13th January to 3 February 2018.It is a Round Robin Tournament. New Zealand will be the only country to host U-19 World Cup 3 times.

Teams

Teams Qualification
India

 

ICC Full Member
Australia

 

ICC Full Member
England

 

ICC Full Member
New Zealand

 

ICC Full Member
Pakistan

 

ICC Full Member
Bangladesh

 

ICC Full Member
South Africa

 

ICC Full Member
Sri Lanka

 

ICC Full Member
West Indies

 

ICC Full Member
Zimbabwe

 

ICC Full Member
Namibia Highest Rank Associated Team
Afghanistan

 

Champion of ACC U-19 Premiere League
Kenya

 

Champion of Africa U-19 Championship
Canada

 

Champion of Americas U-19 Championship
Ireland

 

Champion of Europe U-19 championship
Papua New Guinea

 

Champion of EAP U-19 Trophy

 

Squads

Each team have 15 members in squad .

Groups

Group A

Teams
New Zealand
West Indies
Kenya
South Africa

Group B

Teams
India
Australia
Zimbabwe
Papua New Guinea

Group C

Teams
England
Bangladesh
Canada
Namibia

Group D

Teams
Ireland
Sri Lanka
Afghanistan
Pakistan
Venues 
Hagley GroundCricket Stadium
Rangiora OvalCricket ground
Bert Sutcliffe OvalCricket Ground
Lincoln No. 3Cricket ground
John Davies OvalCricket ground - John Davies
Bay Oval Cricket ground

U-19 World Cup 2018 Squads

Group A Squads

New Zealand

 

New Zealand

Kaylum Boshier (C) , Finn Allen ,  Max chu , Katene Clarke ,  Luke Georgeson ,Jakob Bhula , Ben Luckrose , Callum MacLachlan , Felix Murray , Rachin Ravindra, Dale Phillips , Matthew Fisher,  Sandeep Patel , Connor Sulivan , Todd Watson.

 

West Indies

Cricket

Emmanuel Stewart (C) , Nyeem Young, Alick Athanaze , Cephas Cooper ,  Kimani Melius ,Kirstan Kallicharan, Ashmead Nedd ,Jarian Hoyte, Kian Pemberton , Ronaldo Alimohamed , Reymond Perez , Joshua Persaud , Jeavor Royal , Keagon Simmons ,  Bhaskar Yadram .

 

Kenya

Cricket

Sachin Bhudia (C) , Abhishek Chidambaran , Jay Doshi , Ankit Hirani , Jayant Mepani , Gerald Muthui , Sukhdeep Singh , Rene Were , Maxwel Ager , Aveet Desai , Aman Gandhi , Jasraj Kundi , Dennis Musyoka , Thomas Ochieng , Sidhart Vasudev .

 

South Africa

Cricket

Raynard van Tonder (C) , Gerald Coetzee , Jean du Plessis , Wandile Makwetu , Akhona Mnyaka , Jason Niemand , Jiveshan Pillay , Kenan Smith , Matthew Breetzke , Jade de Klerk , Fraser Jones , Andile Mokgakane , Kgaudise Molefe , Thando Ntini , Hermann Rolfes .

Group B Squads

India

National flag

Prithvi Shaw (C) , Harvik Desai , Manjot Kalra , Kamlesh Nagarkoti , Ishan Porel , Anukul Roy , Arshdeep Singh , Pankaj Yadav , Shubham Gill , Aryan Juyal , Shivam Mavi , Riyan Parag , Himanshu Rana , Abhishek Sharma , Shiva Singh .

 

Australia

National Flag

Jason Sangha (C) , Xavier Bartlett , Jack Edwards , Jarrod Freeman , Baxter Holt , Jonathan Merlo , Jason Ralston , Austin Waugh , Will Sutherland , Max Bryant , Zak Evans , Ryan Hadley , Nathan McSweeney , Lloyd Pope , Param uppal .

 

Zimbabwe

zimbabwe National Flag

 

Liam Roche (C) , Donald Mlambo , Jayden Schadendorf , Alistair Frost , Nkosilatu Nunu , Wesley Madhevere , Robert Chimhinya , Taun Harrison , Gregory Dollar , Tanunurwa Makoni , Milton Shumba , Dion Myers , Jonathan Conolly , Kieran Robinson , Tinashe Nenhunzi .

Group C Squads

England

England national flag

 

 

Harry Brook (C) , Liam Banks , Jack Davies , Luke Hollman , Tom Lammonby , Savin Perera , Tom Scriven , Roman Walker , Ethan Bamber , Tom Banton , Adam Finch , Will Jacks , Dillon Pennington , Prem Sisodiya , Finlay Trenouth.

 

Bangladesh

bangladesh national flag

Saif Hassan (C) , Robiul Haque , Afif Hossain , Roni Hossen , Aminul Islam , Hassan Mahmud , Qazi Onik , Tipu Sultan , Pinak Ghosh , Nayeem Hasan , Shakil Hossain , Towhid Hridoy , Mahidul Islam , Mohammad Naim , Mohammad Rakib.

 

Canada

Canada National Flag

Arslan Khan (C) , Ashton Deosammy , Faisal Jamkhandi , Emanuel Khokhar , Aran Pathmanathan , Krishen Samuel , Pranav Sharma , Kevin Singh , Akash Gill , Arshdeep Dhaliwal , Rishiv Joshi , Kavian Naress , Pieter Pretorius , Randhir Sandhu , Rommel Shahzad.

Namibia

namibia national flag

Lohan Louwrens (C) , Petrus Burger , Shaun Fouche , Nicol Loftie Eaton , Erich van Mollendorf , Mauritius Ngupita , Ben Shikongo , Ramon Wilmot , Donovan Zealand , Henry Brink , Jan Izak de Villiers , Jurgen Linde , Gerhard Lottering , Dewald Nell , Henry Olivier , Floris Steenkamp , Eben van Wyk .

Group D Squads

Ireland

ireland national flag

Harry Tector (C) , Aaron Cawley , Mark Donegan , Jamie Grassi , Graham kennedy , Sam Murphy , Neil Rock , Andrew Vincent , Ian Anders , Varun Chopra , Jonathan Garth , Reece Kelly , Joshua Little , Max Neville , Morgan Topping .

 

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka National Flag

Kamindu Mendis (C) , Krishan Arachchige , Hareen Buddhila , Nipun Dhananjaya , Nuwanidu Fernando , Praveen Jayawickrama , Nishan Madhushka , Kalana Perera , Jehan Daniel , Ashen Bandara , Hasitha Boyagoda , Rashmika Dilshan , Santhush Gunathilaka , Dhananjaya Lakshan , Nipun Malinga.

Afghanistan

afghanistan national flag

Naveen -ul-Haq (C) , Azmatullah , Rahmanullah Gurbaz , Zahir Khan , Baheer Shah , Nisar Wahdat , Waqarullah , Yousuf Zazai , Qais Ahmad , Ikram Faizi , Mohammad Ibrahim , Darwish Rasooli , Tariq Stanikzai , Wafadar , Mujeeb Zadran .

 

Pakistan

pakistan national flag

Hassan Khan (C) , Muhammad Ali , Zaid Alam , Arshad Iqbal , Musa Khan , Rohail Nazir , Suleiman Shafqat , Mohammad Taha , Shaheen Afridi , Emmad Alam , Ali Asif , Mohsin Khan , Saad Khan , Munir Riaz Imran Shah.

 

Magellan Ashes

Ashes is the Test Cricket series played between Australia and England. It is considered as being held with the team who most recently won the Test series . If the Test series is drawn , the team that previously holds the Ashes , retains the title trophy.This series is started in 1882. Ashes series have generally been played over five Test games. Ashes have been hosted once in  every two years.

Stats

69 series have been played between England and Australia in Test Cricket. 32 series are won by Australia , 32 series by England and remaining 5 matches are drawn.

Out of 69 series, Australian have made 250+ centuries in Ashes while England players have made 212 centuries.

Australian have taken 10 wickets haul 41 times and Englishmen have taken 38 ten wicket haul.Although England team is good but they are not able to beat Australians in records .

 

ACHIEVEMENTS

(Ashes series)

NATIONS
AUSTRALIA ENGLAND
Most Runs

Highest Wickets

Most Successful

Highest Score in an Inning

Don Bradman

Shane Warne

32 series wins

L Hutton (364 runs )

JB Hobbs

IT Botham

32 series wins

DG Bradman(334 runs)

New Home of Ashes

It is the  series played  between Australia and England .Magellan Ashes  called The New Home of Ashes . It is an ongoing series &  started on  23 November 2017 and ends on  8 January  2018.This series is gonna  played in Australia.

Australia won the first match of this series by 10 wickets & leads the five match series by 1-0.

 

Squads

Australia – Steve Smith(c) , David Warner(vc) ,Cameron Bancroft , Jackson Bird , Peter Handscomb , Usman Khawaja , Patrick Cummins , Josh Hazelwood , Nathan Lyon , Glenn Maxwell , Shaun Marsh , Tim Paine(wk) , Chad Sayers , Mitchell Starc .

England – Joe Root(c) , James Anderson(vc) ,Jonny Bairstow(wk) , Moeen Ali , Stuart Broad , Jake Ball , Gary Ballance , Alastair Cook , Mason Crane , Dawid Milan , Ben Foakes , Tom Curran , Craig Overton ,James Vince , Chris Woakes , Mark Stoneman .

 

Fixture
     Test Match            Match Played             Venue
   From     To
       1st Test 23 Nov 2017 27 Nov 2017 The GABBA , Brisbane
      2nd Test 2 Dec 2017 6 Dec 2017 Adelaide Oval
     3rd Test 14 Dec 2017 18 Dec 2017 WACA , Perth
     4th Test 26 Dec 2017 30 Dec 2017 MCG , Melbourne
     5th Test 4 Jan 2018 8 Jan 2018 SCG , Sydney

 

Venues
 Cricket Ground
Ashes Venue 2017 The GABBA , Brisbane
Ashes 2017Adelaide Oval , Adelaide
Ashes 2017 venueWACA , Perth
Ashes 2017 venueMelbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) , Melbourne
Ashes 2017 venueSydney Cricket Ground , Sydney