The IPL 2022 mega auction promises to be a once in a lifetime event. Ten teams will enter the auction room with bags full of money. They will aim to prepare the best possible team for the 15th edition of the Indian Premier League.
Eight teams were already part of the IPL before the 2022 season. Two new teams, namely Ahmedabad and Lucknow, have joined the tournament now. According to reports, these two franchises can sign up to three players before the auction. Hence, the two new franchises could try to sign the following six players after seeing their performance in the 2021 T20 World Cup.
1. KL Rahul
2. David Warner
australian star David Warner he is back in shape in the ICC T20 WC 2021. He has confirmed that he will be leaving SRH and, therefore, the new teams can go for him.
3. Trent Boult
Kiwi pacer Trent Boult scored the most wickets in the Super 12 stage of T20 WC 2021. As he is unlikely to be held by MI, Boult can join one of two new teams.
4. Anrich Norje
Fast South African bowler Anrich Nortje has become one of the best pacers in the T20 world. He took nine wickets for the Proteas while maintaining an economy rate of less than six. DC may release it and it may be on the wishlist of new teams.
5. Wanindu Hasaranga
Sri Lankan star Wanindu Hasaranga broke the all-time record for most wickets in a single T20 toilet. It also became the world’s number one T20I bowler. There is no reason why the new teams wouldn’t suit him.
6. Rassie van der Dussen
Another South African star featured on this list is Rassie van der Dussen. The right hitter impressed everyone with his serve and proved a T20 star in the T20 WC 2021.