The 2017 Indian Premier League auction will be held on February 20 in Bengaluru, the Board of Control for Cricket in India said in a statement on Friday. More than 750 players will go under the hammer at the Ritz-Carlton hotel ahead of the tenth season of the marquee T20 league.
The majority of the ICC Board members on Saturday voted in favor of restructured revenue sharing model despite vehement opposition from the BCCI representative Vikram Limaye.
Defending champions India have been seeded second and will take on arch-rivals Pakistan in their opening cricket match of next year’s ICC Champions Trophy after the two countries were on Wednesday placed in the same group for the event to be held in England.
Bangalore: India captain Virat Kohli says he is benefiting from the immense experience of Mahendra Singh Dhoni in taking crucial decisions in the limited overs format, which is relatively new for him in terms of leadership.