2 out of 9 cities to get new IPL teams for IPL 2022
With IPL 2021 not even completed, the excitement is at fever pitch for IPL 2022 with lots of new parameters being added starting from a 10 team competition to the option of retaining 4 players for teams in the next mega auction etc.
With quite a few top corporate groups vying for the 2 new franchisees, the board has set an option of 9 cities out of with 2 cities will get the 2 new franchisees. 2 out of 9 cities to get new IPL teams for IPL 2022.
Ahmedabad, Pune, Lucknow, Kanpur, Guwahati, Indore, Kochi, Raipur, and Trivandrum will be some of the cities that will be in contention for the two slots.
With Ahmedabad having the biggest capacity stadium in the world. It should be the frontrunner to get a New IPL team.
Pune had two IPL teams in the past and hence another strong contender yet again.
With big corporates such as RP Goenka group and Adani are in the fray. It will be interesting to see which cities get the nod.