IPL 2022 Schedule Released: IPL-2022 Likely to Begin on April 2 in Chennai says Report: Good news for cricket fans .. Information that the BCCI will announce the schedule for IPL-2022 soon.
IPL 2022 Schedule First Match will be played between CSK vs MI
According to a CricketBuzz report, the schedule for the 15th season of the IPL has already been finalized. The Rich League is likely to start on April 2 at the Chepauk Stadium in Chennai. Similarly, the first match will be between defending champions Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians.
The league will be even more exciting with the addition of two new teams next season. There have been 60 matches in each season so far, with the addition of two new teams increasing the number of matches to 74, the report said.
The report says that this season will take place over 60 days. The IPL final is likely to be played on June 4 or June 5. Meanwhile, BCCI Secretary Jai Shah, who recently took part in The Champions Call in Chennai, has created that next season will be held in India.
“I know you all are waiting to see the CSK play at Chepauk. Well, the moment is not very far. The 15th season of the IPL will take place in India and it will be more exciting than ever with two new teams joining. We have a mega auction coming up, so it will be interesting to see what the new combinations look like,” Jay Shah “BCCI Secretary” had also stated in the CSK title celebrations.
IPL 2022 Mega Auction Date & Player Retention Rule
According to some media reports, the mega auction of IPL 2022 will be held in Chennai in the second week of December 2021. Notably, the addition of 2 new teams brought many changes to the retention policy and rules. In terms of retention, a franchise can hold a maximum of 4 players and not more than a few overseas players.
This leaves the franchisor ideally with a 3+1 or 2+2 combination, in which the franchisee can choose to have 3 local and 1 foreign player or 2 local and 2 foreign players. The retention date is November 30 as the franchises will have to submit their list to the IPL Steering Committee by the last day of November.