The hammer is ready to come down at the IPL-7 auction with the organisers releasing the final list of players to be auctioned in Bengalure on February 12-13 for the next three seasons.
Eight IPL franchise will fight for a total of 514 capped and uncapped players for the auction to be held at the ITC Gardenia, marking it the first occasion in the then IPL history when uncapped players will also be auctioned. Also, it will be the first time that the bidding will be done in Indian rupees and not US dollars.
The list includes 219 capped players (169 Indians and 50 foreigners) and 292 uncapped players (255 Indians and 37 foreigners). The Associate ICC nations will be represented by brothers Niall and Kevin O'Brien from Ireland and Ryan Ten Doeschate from Netherlands. Here's the complete list: