23 Sri Lankan cricketers registered for the IPL auction 2023

India: 23 Sri Lankan cricketers have registered for the IPL auction to be held on the 23rd of December in Kochi.

The Board of Control for Cricket in India announced it officially a short while ago.

BCCI Official Statement is below

IPL Media Advisory 

December 1, 2022 

991 players register for IPL 2023 Player Auction The IPL Player Registration closed on 30th Nov 2022. 

A total of 991 players (714 Indian and 277 overseas players) have signed up to be part of the TATA IPL 2023 Player Auction set to take place on 23rd December 2022 in Kochi. 

The players' list includes 185 capped, 786 uncapped and 20 players from Associate Nations.

The detailed list is as below: · Capped Indian (19 players) · Capped International (166 players) · Associate (20 players) · Uncapped Indians who were a part of previous IPL seasons (91 players) · Uncapped International who were a part of previous IPL seasons (3 players) · Uncapped Indians (604 players) · Uncapped Internationals (88 players)

The country-wise breakdown of 277 overseas players is listed below: 

Country       Players Registered

Afghanistan     14 

Australia          57 

Bangladesh       6 

England           31 

Ireland              8 

Namibia             5 

Netherlands       7 

New Zealand    27 

Scotland.          2 

South Africa     52 

Sri Lanka         23 

UAE                  6 

West Indies      33 

Zimbabwe         6 

Note: If every franchise were to have a maximum of 25 players in their squad, 87 players are available to be bought in the auction (of which up to 30 players can be overseas players). 

JAY SHAH Honorary Secretary BCCI