10 Teams To Play in IPL 2022 | IPL 2022 Auction of 2 New Teams to be held in May 2022
Two new teams are being added to the 2022 Indian Premier League (IPL). The IPL 2022 Auction event will be held in May 2022, with a total of 10 teams. A total of 10 teams will play in the next edition of IPL 2022.
Citing a senior BCCI official, the news was reported by Indian media Anandabazar. The BCCI board meeting was held on Saturday. Top officials of the board including BCCI president Sourav Ganguly were present. The meeting was scheduled for May to auction the new parties.
In this regard, the top official of the board said, ’10-team IPL from next year. The auction and related works will be completed by May. The auction is scheduled for May so that the two new teams have enough time before the 2022 IPL.
Meanwhile, this year’s IPL 2021 will be held on April 9. IPL is going to be on Indian soil after almost two years. The matches will be played in Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Mumbai, and Kolkata. Defending champions Mumbai Indians will take on Virat Kohli’s Royal Challengers Bangalore in the opening match in Chennai.
The final match will be held on May 30. The play-off matches will be held at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. The final match will also be held at the same venue.