Players’ auction for the inaugural edition of the Women’s Premier League 2023 (WPL 2023 Auction), is scheduled to take place at the Jio World Convention Centre in Mumbai on February 13, 2023.
A total of 1525 players registered for the inaugural Women’s Premier League Player Auction & the final list was pruned to 409 players.
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Out of 409 players, 246 are Indians and 163 are overseas players of which 8 players are from associate nations. The total number of capped players are 202, uncapped players are 199 and 8 are from associate nations.
A maximum of 90 slots are available with the five teams, with 30 being slotted for overseas players.
Each team will have a purse of Rs 12 crore at the players’ auction next month and will need to buy a minimum of 15 players and a maximum of 18. Up to six overseas players, including one from an associate member country, will be allowed in the playing eleven.
WPL 2023 is set to be played in Mumbai from March 4 to 26. A total of 22 matches will be played with the Brabourne Stadium and the DY Patil Stadium playing hosts to the marquee tournament.