IPL Auction 2023: The mini auction for the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 is going to be held in Kochi tomorrow (December 23). This time 991 cricketers had registered for the auction. But in the end, 405 players have been shortlisted, on which all 10 franchises will bid. This mini auction will start from 2.30 pm.
Out of 405 players who participated in the auction, 273 players are Indians, while 132 players are foreigners. Top-5 oldest players including Amit Mishra and Mohammad Nabi of Afghanistan will also be included in this list of players. Franchises can bet big on these too... Lets know, who are the Oldest player in IPL 2023 auction, and 5 oldest players in IPL 2023 auction
Indian teams star leg-spinner Amit Mishra turned 40 last month on 24 November. Amit Mishra is the oldest player in IPL Auction 2023 (age 40 years). He has not played any match since 2017 for the Indian team. Amit Mishra recently played Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. Even there his bowling magic could not work. Amit Mishra will now join the IPL auction. His base price will be Rs 50 lakh. He has played 22 Tests, 36 ODIs and 10 T20 matches for the Indian team.
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|Amit Mishra||24 November 1982 (age 40 years)|
|Mohammad Nabi||1 January 1985 (age 37 years)|
|David Wiese||18 May 1985 (age 37 years)|
|Sikandar Raza||24 April 1986 (age 36 years)|
|Moises Henriques||1 February 1987 (age 35 years)|
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Australian fast-bowling all-rounder Moises Henriques will also feature in the IPL auction. Moises will turn 36 on February 1 next year. Moises is currently captaining the Sydney Sixers team in the Big Bash League. Moises is rocking the bat. Bowling is very less. IPL teams can spend a lot of money on him, because Moises gives strength to the team in both batting and bowling.
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Born in Pakistan, Sikandar Raza plays for the Zimbabwe team. There are also citizens there. In such a situation, teams can spend a lot of money in the IPL auction on this 36-year-old all-rounder from Zimbabwe. Sikandar Raza has won many matches for the Zimbabwe team on his own. He also rocked in the T20 World Cup. His base price in the IPL auction will be Rs 50 lakh.
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Namibias fast bowling all-rounder David Weiss will also participate in the IPL auction this time. The base price of 37-year-old David Weiss will be Rs 1 crore. He has previously played for Royal Challengers Bangalore. He has also recently played in the Abu Dhabi T10 League. David Weiss has played 15 ODIs and 39 T20 matches for his country.
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Afghanistan teams spin all-rounder Mohammad Nabi will turn 38 on this in January. He has played 3 Tests, 136 ODIs and 104 T20 matches for his team. This time the base price of Nabi in the IPL auction will be Rs 1 crore. He recently played the ODI series on Sri Lanka tour, where Nabis performance was not good. IPL teams can bet heavily on Nabi as well.
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Former India leg-spinner Amit Mishra is the oldest player in the IPL 2023 mini-auction. Amit Mishra, 40, is the joint most successful IPL spinner with 166 wickets. Mishra has been a part of three franchises since 2008. Deccan Chargers, Sunrisers Hyderabad and Delhi Capitals.