As many as 21 Jammu and Kashmir cricketers have been shortlisted in the 405-member final IPL Player Auction 2023 list.
Shubham Khajuria, who was J&K’s top run-getter in both Syed Mushtaq Ali and Vijay Hazare Trophy, is on serial 32 while Vivrant Sharma, who also impressed this year, is on serial 41.
Fast bowler Mujtaba Yousuf has been named at serial 59. All-rounder Abid Mushtaq is at serial 114 while Yudhvir Singh stands at 187, followed by Basit Bashir at 212, Rasikh Salam at 214, Waseem Bashir at 216, Fazil Rashid at 281, Sharukh Dar at 293, Nasir Lone at 316 and Auqib Nabi at 322.
Full list of J&K players in the IPL Auction 2023 (sorted as per serial listed):
293. Sharukh Dar 316. Nasir Lone
The TATA IPL 2023 Player Auction list is out with a total of 405 cricketers set to go under the hammer in Kochi on December 23rd, 2022. Initially, a total of 369 players were shortlisted by 10 teams from the initial list of 991 players. Thirty Six additional players were requested by teams, which are added into the final list which makes a total of 405 players which will be presented at the TATA IPL 2023 Auction.
Out of 405 players, 273 are Indians and 132 are overseas players of which 4 players are from associate nations. The total capped players are 119, uncapped players are 282 and 4 from associate nations.
A maximum of 87 slots are now available with up to 30 being slotted for overseas players.
INR 2 crore is the highest reserve price with 19 overseas players choosing to be slotted in the highest bracket.
11 players are in the auction list with a base price of INR 1.5 crore. Manish Pandey and Mayank Agarwal are the two Indian players in the list of 20 cricketers with a base price of INR 1 crore.
The Auction will start at 14:30 IST.