IPL Auction 2021 Live Telecast Channel: The SportsRush presents before you the timing and live streaming details of the IPL 2021 Auction.
The auction for the 14th season of the Indian Premier League will be held in Chennai tomorrow, i.e., February 18. Despite the auction being a mini-auction, expect some teams to engage in bidding wars for some top-notch names in T20 cricket.
Given its history, expect IPL 2021 auction day to be a life-changing one for many Indian and overseas players as franchises are highly likely to up the ante with respect to their financial prowess. Fans must also brace themselves for some not-so-wise decisions for it is another aspect which the history of IPL auctions has taught us.
All some franchises have to do is to ensure that they cover the chinks in their armour. However, there are others who have a lot of work to do with a hefty sum under their belt.
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It is worth mentioning that a maximum of 61 out of the 292 shortlisted players will be able to find buyers tomorrow. Out of the 61 available slots, 22 belong to overseas players which will see some high profile names such as Steven Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Shakib Al Hasan, Alex Hales, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Aaron Finch, Marnus Labuschagne etc. going under the hammer.
IPL Auction 2021 Live Telecast Channel in India and Australia
Being the host broadcaster, Star Network will broadcast the live streaming of the Indian Premier League 2021 auction in India. As has been the case in the past, Star will put on display an extensive coverage for a day which will generate immense interest from the fans.
Much like the IPL matches, IPL auction will also be available in multiple languages. While the main auction process will be available in English, the pre and post analysis shows will be available in other languages as well.
Online users can stream the auction on Star’s streaming application named Disney+Hotstar. It is worth mentioning that IPL 2021 auction won’t be available on any other streaming platform in India.
As far as the fans in Australia are concerned, they will be able to watch Indian Premier League 2021 auction on their televisions by tuning in to Fox Cricket.
Date – 18/02/2021 (Thursday).
Auction start Time – 03:00 PM (IST) and 08:30 PM (AEST).
TV Channels – Star Sports 1, Star Sports 1 HD, Star Sports 1 Hindi, Star Sports 1 Hindi HD, Star Sports 1 Telugu, Star Sports 1 Kannada, Star Sports 1 Tamil, and Star Sports 1 Bangla (India); Fox Cricket (Australia).
Online platform – Disney+Hotstar (India).