IPL 2022: Mumbai Indians looking to grab home-boy Shreyas Iyer

Mumbai Indians are looking to rope Shreyas Iyer in the mega auction of IPL 2022 as Shreyas is set to be released by Delhi Capitals ahead of the mega auction

Arijit Barua
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The mega auction for IPL 2022 is to be held in December. Teams have to submit a list of four retained players by November 30. Former Delhi Capitals captain Shreyas Iyer has already said that he will go for the auction. Iyer has been released by Delhi Capitals.

In such a situation, there are reports that Mumbai Indians are eyeing Shreyas Iyer. Mumbai Indians want to add Shreyas Iyer with them. Iyer hails from Mumbai. At the same time, after Iyer's century in the Kanpur Test, the eyes of other teams are also on him. In such a situation, there may be a shower of money on Iyer in the mega auction.

Mumbai Indians to rope Shreyas Iyer for the IPL 2022 season |

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According to the report of The Telegraph, Shreyas Iyer has also been contacted by teams from Lucknow and Ahmedabad. The report believes that Mumbai Indians also want to have Shreyas Iyer in their court. Let us tell you that Shreyas Iyer comes from Mumbai and at the same time he is also a good captain in the future.

Rules for retaining players for IPL 2022 :

Mega auction is to be held before IPL 2022. This time two new teams will also join. Each team can retain a total of 4 players. There can be a maximum of 3 Indian players and a maximum of 2 foreign players. The cost of retaining four players will be 42 crores.

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A team's purse for the auction is 90 crores. The eight already existing teams have to submit the names of 4 players to be retained by November 30. At the same time, two new teams Lucknow and Ahmedabad can add three players each from December 1 to 25.

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