The much awaited Players' Auction for the fourth edition of IPL will take place in Bengaluru on 8th and 9th of January. Here are some of the facts about IPL 4 Auction.
Total teams participating - 10
No. of Players up for grabs - 350
Time to be spent in bidding - 16 hrs
Total amount to be spent in auction - $75m
No. of matches - 74
Venue - ITC Royal Gardenia, Bengaluru
Players retained by Franchisees - SR Tendulkar, H Singh, K Pollard and L Mailnga (Mumbai Indians), MS Dhoni, S Raina, M Vijay and A Morkel (Chennai Super Kings), S Warne and S Watson (Rajastan Royals), V Sehwag(Delhi Daredevils), V Kohli(Bangalore Royal Challengers)