Dubai: It has already been revealed that the next Indian Premier League, ie IPL 2022, will have 10 teams instead of 8. Accordingly, two new teams have been announced. Lucknow and Ahmedabad have entered this time. Many veteran entrepreneurs and big names have bet on these two teams. Among them, Adani Group, RPSG, Hindustan Times Media, Manchester United, Ranveer Singh and Arubidon were among the highest bidders. (The amount spent for two new IPL teams shows why cricket is the second most popular sport – Shane Warne)
RPSG, ie RP Sanjeev Goenka Group and CVC Capital Company, won the auction. Goenka Group has bought Lucknow for 7,090 crore, while CVC Capital has bought Ahmedabad for 5,625 crore.
At the auction held in Dubai, both teams were bought into a house worth Rs 12,000 crore. Actors such as Ranveer Singh were also in the auction process along with large companies and teams such as Adani Group, Torrent and Manchester United. This time, the offers from Adani Group, Torrent and Manchester United reached Rs 5,000 crore. The Sanjeev Goenka Group, the highest bidder in the history of the IPL, has bought the Lucknow equipment for around 7,090 million rupees. CVC Capital has won the Ahmedabad team for around 5,625 crore. Therefore, the cost for both teams is more than 12.6 billion rupees. People’s eyes are on these prices.
Push Shane Warne
Former Australian cricketer Shane Warne was shocked to hear the price of two new IPL teams. In reaction to this, the former Australian player has the answer to his biggest question: why is cricket the second most popular sport in the world? He tweeted, “Great… Congratulations to the owners of both teams. A lot of money was spent on both teams, which explains why cricket is the second most popular and largest sport in the world. Congratulations to Sourav Ganguly, BCCI, and the entire IPL team. “
Wow! Congratulations to the two new franchise owners. Staggering amounts of money for each team and shows why cricket has become the second most popular and largest sport on the planet. 932 and $ 692 million (US). Well done to SGanguly99 and everyone in it CCBCCI about him IPL https://t.co/pFkhKqv9ln
– Shane Warne (haneShaneWarne) October 25, 2021
This was the auction
Prior to the auction, the Cricket Control Board in India (BCCI) had set a base price of Rs 2000 crore for both teams. Consequently all the assistants began to bid. This time, the offers from Adani Group, Torrent and Manchester United reached Rs 5,000 crore. The Sanjeev Goenka Group has secured the highest bid in IPL history, with the Lucknow team fetching around Rs 7,090 crore, while CVC Capital, a private equity firm, Ahmedabad, has fetched around Rs 5,625 crore. Previously, the most expensive team was Pune Warriors with 370 million pounds from the Sahara Group and 111.9 million from Mumbai. But the cost of these two teams is more than that.