With the 2023 ODI World Cup done and dusted, all attention will now shift to the next mega event, the IPL. All ten teams have already announced their list of players retained and released for the 2024 edition of IPL, which should start in March next year. IPL trades are also happening thick and fast with some notable names getting swapped and not to forget the IPL Auction which will happen next month. So the IPL fever will soon take center stage as far as T20 cricket is concerned.
So let's look at where all the ten teams stand with respect to the important squad details like total number of players available, total money spent, salary cap and more.
First, let's take a look at the number of players available with each of these 10 teams and the number of slots available to fill in the entire quota of 25 players, which includes 8 overseas players.
MS Dhoni's CSK has 19 players in their squad including 5 overseas players. CSK has 6 available slots in their squad, with 3 reserved for overseas players.
Now, let's take a look at the total money spent by each of these 10 IPL teams and the remaining purse amount available for them to use in the IPL 2024 mini auction. Each IPL team is allotted a budget of Rs 100 crore along with an additional Rs 5 crore with the IPL Governing Council increasing the purse for the 2024 auction.
CSK Total Money Spent: Rs 68.6 crore.
How much money does CSK have in their purse for IPL Auction 2024:Rs 31.4 crore.