Chennai: The Indian Premier League (IPL) has made an announcement that the smartphone producer might be returning as the title sponsor this 12 months.
An ANI report claims that Brijesh Patel, the chairman of the Indian Premier League made the announcement on Star Sports throughout the welcome speech of the IPL public sale. He acknowledged, “Vivo is back, this edition to be announced as Vivo IPL 2021, welcome back Vivo”.
During the speech, the chairman additionally confirmed that IPL 2021 will probably witness followers returning to the stadium.
“Cannot wait to have fans back in attendance, most likely they will be in attendance for this year’s IPL, we held one season behind closed doors,” stated Brijesh.
Under the IPL “mini-auction” this 12 months, 291 gamers might be listed. The cricketers have been shortlisted by the eight franchises. A complete of 164 Indian gamers, 125 abroad gamers, and three gamers from affiliate nations might be part of the mini-auction. England pacer Mark Wood withdrew from the public sale on the finish second.
₹2 crore is the best reserve value and two Indian gamers – Harbhajan Singh and Kedar Jadhav – and eight abroad gamers – Glenn Maxwell, Steve Smith, Shakib Al Hasan, Moeen Ali, Sam Billings, Liam Plunkett, Jason Roy, and Mark Wood selected to be slotted within the highest bracket.
Another 12 cricketers are on the public sale listing with a base value of ₹1.5 crore. Hanuma Vihari and Umesh Yadav are the 2 Indian gamers within the listing of 11 cricketers with a base value of ₹1 crore.
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