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WPL Auction 2024 highlights: Kashvee Gautam becomes most expensive uncapped buy; no takers for Dottin and Athapaththu

WPL Auction 2024: Kashvee Gautam became the most expensive uncapped buy as a total of 165 players went under the hammer at the WPL mini-auction.
Kashvee joined GG for  <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>2 crore while there were no takers for Dottin and Garth at auction
Kashvee joined GG for <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>2 crore while there were no takers for Dottin and Garth at auction

WPL Auction 2024 highlights: A total of 165 players, including 61 overseas players went under the hammer at the second Women's Premier League (WPL) auction in Mumbai on Saturday. A maximum of 30 slots, including nine for overseas players were up for grabs at the WPL 2023 auction. Strengthening their squad for the forthcoming edition of the Women's Premier League, Gujarat Giants signed Australia's Phoebe Litchfield for INR 1 crore, who was the first player picked in the opening set of the auction. Making a blockbuster bid for Annabel Sutherland, Delhi Capitals (DC) roped in the Australia star for INR 2 crore. The mini-auction featured 56 capped and 109 uncapped players....Read More

West Indies all-rounder Deandra Dottin, who had the highest reserve price of 50 lakh, was unsold at the mini-auction for the WPL 2024 season. Placed in the highest bracket at the WPL auction in Mumbai, Ireland’s Kim Garth was also unsold. Gujarat Giants opted to break the bank for India’s rising star Kashvee Gautam at the auction. Gautam became the most expensive uncapped buy in the history of the WPL auction. GG signed the uncapped Indian cricketer for INR 2 crore ahead of the WPL 2024 season.

Finishing with a wooden spoon last season, Gujarat Giants arrived at the mini-auction of the WPL with the biggest purse. The Giants had INR 5.95 crores in their purse and as many as 10 slots were available to revamp the squad for WPL 2024. Defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI) only had INR 2.1 crores and the Mumbai Paltan acquired the services of South Africa's Shabnim Ismail for INR 1.2 crore. RCB completed their squad by signing Sophie Molineux in the accelerated phase of the auction.

Bangalore also roped in Kate Cross for INR 30 lakh and Georgia Wareham for INR 40 lakh at the auction. There were no takers for Sri Lanka captain Chamari Athapaththu, who was not named even in the accelerated phase of the Mumbai event. In the final round, India's Veda Krishnamurthy was signed by RCB for INR 30 lakh. Besides Dottin and Athapaththu, Kim Garth, Amy Jones, Punam Raut, Tammy Beaumont, Lea Tahuhu, Alana King, Amanda-Jade Wellington and Nicola Carey also made it to the unsold list.

A quick look at top signings from WPL 2024 mini-auction in Mumbai:

-Australia star Annabel Sutherland sold for INR 2 crore to Delhi Capitals.

-India's Kashvee Gautam sold for INR 2 crore to Gujarat Giants.

-Uncapped Vrinda Dinesh sold for INR 1.3 crore to UP Warriorz.

-South Africa's Shabnim Ismail sold for INR 1.2 crore to Mumbai Indians.

-Australia's Phoebe Litchfield sold for INR 1 crore to Gujarat Giants.

Follow all the updates here:
Dec 9, 2023 6:43 PM IST

WPL 2024 auction round-up - Heavy payday for Sutherland and Gautam; no takers for Dottin and Athapaththu

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: That’s a wrap! Gujarat Giants secured the first and the last signings of the WPL 2024 auction. Overall, a total of 30 players have made the cut for WPL 2024 from the mini-auction in Mumbai. All five WPL teams spent INR 12,75,00,000 to sign 30 players including 9 overseas stars at the Mumbai auction. Five players have featured in the INR 2 crore and INR 1 crore brackets.

Most-expensive signings at WPL mini-auction:

- Annabel Sutherland joins DC for INR 2 cr.

- Kashvee Gautam joins GG for 2 INR cr.

- Vrinda Dinesh joins UPW for INR 1.3 cr.

- Shabnim Ismail joins MI for INR 1.2 cr.

- Phoebe Litchfield joins GG for INR 1 cr.

Dec 9, 2023 6:28 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: RCB and GG come up with final bids at auction!

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: After Parunika Sisodia was unsold at the auction, Sophie Molineux's name popped up and it's RCB, who have made a bid for her. At her base price of INR 30 lakh, the Australian has been signed by RCB. With their latest addition, RCB have also completed their 18-member squad for WPL 2024. Gujarat Giants have opted to bid for Tarannum Pathan. SOLD! The final player sold at the auction is Pathan. She joins GG for INR 10 lakh.

Dec 9, 2023 6:25 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Gouher Sultana signed by UP!

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Gouher Sultana has joined UP Warriorz's squad. She will play for UP at her base price of INR 30 lakh. Meanwhile, Uma Chetry and Komalpreet Kour are unsold at the mini-auction.

Dec 9, 2023 6:22 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Time to raise paddles in the final round!

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Gujarat Giants have signed seasoned Indian campaigner Veda Krishnamurthy for INR 30 lakh. Next up is Sabbineni Meghana, who has found a bidder in the form of RCB. SOLD! Meghana joins RCB for INR 30 lakh in the final round of mini-auction. Wicketkeeper Sushma Verma is unsold!

Dec 9, 2023 5:59 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Small break but auction drama not over yet

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: The bidding for the set of 165 players is done and dusted. Delhi Capitals and Mumbai Indians have completed their 18-player squad requirements for WPL 2024. However, the WPL 2024 mini-auction is not over yet as we will possibly have the last round of auctioning in Mumbai. UP, Gujarat and Bengaluru are busy sending the names of the players who will join the squad in the final round of the auction. Into the final round of accelerated auction we go!

Dec 9, 2023 5:55 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: RCB bid for Shuba Satheesh

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Priyanka Koushal is unsold. Are there any bids for Shuba Satheesh? Yes, RCB have made the early advance. SOLD! RCB have acquired Shuba Satheesh for INR 10 lakh. Tanisha Singh fails to make an impact.

Dec 9, 2023 5:51 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: No intense bidding in accelerated rounds!

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Keerthana Balakrishnan will play for Mumbai Indians at her base price of INR 10 lakh. Anushka Sharma is unsold. So is Iris Zwilling. Bhavana Goplani has failed to attract any bids. Same old story for Devika K and Priyanka Koushal, who are also unsold.

Dec 9, 2023 5:48 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Fatima Jaffer joins Mumbai Indians!

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Fatima Jaffer is going to Mumbai Indians as the spinner is signed for INR 10 lakh. Millicent Illingworth found no bidders and Nicola Hancock is also unsold. Ashwani Kumari was picked by Delhi Capitals while Gujarat Giants have roped in Kashyap at her base price of INR 10 lakh. Kathryn Bryce signed for GG for INR 10 lakh.

Dec 9, 2023 5:44 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: GG make the first move in accelerated rounds

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Lauren Cheatle has joined GG for INR 30 lakh. Nicola Carey and Alice-Davidson Richards were unsold at accelerated auction. Dhara Gujjar and Kirstie Gordon also failed to attract any buyers.

Dec 9, 2023 5:41 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates - JUST IN | No Dottin and Athapaththu in accelerated rounds

WPL Auction 2024 live updates:As per the latest developments, superstars Dottin and Athapaththu have not been listed for accelerated rounds at the mini-auction in Mumbai. All 5 WPL teams have shared their nominations and we are underway at the accelerated auction.

Dec 9, 2023 5:38 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: How Gautam's staggering bid surpassed Harmanpreet's at auction

Dec 9, 2023 5:28 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Who is Kashvee Gautam?

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Kashvee Gautam arrived at the WPL mini-auction with a base price of INR 10 lakh. The Chandigarh star was sold to Gujarat Giants for INR 2 crore. She is the most expensive uncapped player in history of the WPL auction. The right-arm seamer made history when she bagged a ten-wicket haul in which she had a hat-trick to her name. She achieved the feat in the One-Day match between Chandigarh and Arunachal Pradesh in the women's domestic Under-19 tournament. Kashvee had 12 wickets in seven games at an economy of 4.14 in the Senior Women's T20 Trophy. She was also a part of India's Under-23 squad at the ACC Emerging tournament in Hong Kong in June.

Dec 9, 2023 5:21 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: List of uncapped Indian all-rounders signed at WPL auction

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Poonam Khemnar was bought by UP Warriorz for INR 10 lakh while Mumbai Indians signed S Sajana for INR 15 lakh. Amandeep Kaur will be her teammate at MI as she was sold for INR 10 lakh. Sold for INR 10 lakh, Saima Thakor will play for UP Warriorz.

Dec 9, 2023 5:18 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: All you need to know about accelerated auction

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: The accelerated auction will feature players shortlisted by WPL teams for a quick-fire phase of the second iteration. Teams have been given a sheet of players from which, each side will select players of their choice. Only players selected by teams are a part of the accelerated auction. Players snubbed in the accelerated auction can join a team through internal transfers and they also have an outside to play in WPL next year.

Dec 9, 2023 5:06 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Time for accelerated auction

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Time for another break! Accelerated auction is up next. A total of 17 players have been sold at the WPL 2024 min-auction. Six overseas players were roped in by 5 WPL teams in Mumbai. Before the accelerated auction, the total money spent on players at the WPL 2024 mini-auction is 10,25,00,000.

Dec 9, 2023 5:01 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Priya Mishra will play for GG!

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: After Parunika Sisodia went unsold, RCB launched a bid to counter GG for the services of Priya Mishra. SOLD! She is heading to GG as the offer of INR 20 lakh proved to be the winning bid. Sunanda Yetrekar, Sonam Yadav and Amisha Bahukhandi have all been unsold at the WPL 2024 auction.

Dec 9, 2023 4:56 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Another shocker! Tara Norris goes unsold

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: USA star Tara Norris, WPL’s only associate player taking a fifer on Delhi Capitals debut is unsold at the auction. Aditi Chauhan, Komalpreet Kaur, Komal Zanzad, Haorungbam Chanu, Rekha Singh and Norris have all failed to attract any bids in set 9.

Dec 9, 2023 4:51 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Time for set 9!

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Hurley, Parushi Prabhakar, Nishu Choudhary failed to creat a buzz in the auction room. With last 3 players going unsold, we are heading to set 9 of the players at the WPL 2024 auction in Mumbai.

Dec 9, 2023 4:47 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: MI sign Sajana; Trisha and Naik unsold at auction

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Mumbai Indians have acquired the services of S Sajana at INR 15 lakh. No bids for Gautami Naik as she is unsold. Later in the same set, Amandeep Kaur was sold to MI for INR 10 lakh. G. Trisha has failed to attract any bids. SOLD! Saima Thakor will play for UPW. She has joined UPW for INR 10 lakh. No bids for Raghvi Bist as she is also unsold.

Dec 9, 2023 4:39 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Kashvee Gautam hits massive payday! GT sign all-rounder for INR 2 cr

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: We are back! And the next set is 8 - features all-rounders! The first name is Kashvee Gautam. UPW and GG are fighting to sign the all-rounder at the WPL mini-auction. The bid has crossed the INR 1.5 crore mark for Kashvee. Warriorz have placed a bid of INR 1.7 crore, Giants are back with INR 1.8 for the all-rounder. Gautam was placed in the auction at a base price of INR 10 lakh. A slight discussion among the GG group - the result is a staggering bid of INR 2 crore. Giants are on the verge of signing the Indian all-rounder, can anybody outbid the Gujarat-based franchise? The answer is no as Kashvee is sold.

Dec 9, 2023 4:34 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Purse remaining in INR crore for all WPL teams before set 8

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Let's check out the remaining purse for all 5 WPL teams, prior to the start of set No. 8 at the WPL 2024 mini-auction.

1) GG - INR 4.55

2) UPW - INR 2.4

3) RCB - INR 2.05

4) DC - INR 0.15

5) MI - INR 0.9

Dec 9, 2023 4:18 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: No bidding war for Aparna Mondal as she joins DC at INR 10 lakh

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: The second player in set 7, Aparna Mondal will play for DC as she has joined Ganguly's franchise at her base price of INR 10 lakh. Sarah Bryce, the first name in set 7, failed to attract any buyers. No interest is shown for UAE cricketer Theertha Satish at the WPL 2024 mini-auction. In comes Shivali Shinde at the mini-auction, there she goes! No buyers for her and set 7 is over. We are heading for a short break at the auction in Mumbai. Stay tuned!

Dec 9, 2023 4:14 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Trisha Poojitha becomes a GG player! Set 6 is done and dusted

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Trisha Poojitha has been signed by GG for INR 10 lakh while Jasia Akhter is unsold at WPL 2024 mini-auction. Arushi Goel is also on the unsold list. Later, Ridhima Aggarwal has failed to attract any buyers. Simran Shaikh is next in line - she is also unsold. With a base price of INR 10 lakh, G. Divya is the final name in set 6. She is also passed by all 5 WPL teams. Into the set 7 we go!

Dec 9, 2023 4:10 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Uncapped Vrinda Dinesh sold for INR 1.3 crore to UP Warriorz!

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Set No.6 features only uncapped batters. Moments after Drishya IV was unsold at the mini-auction, RCB and GG opened the bidding war for Vrinda Dinesh. GG, RCB and UPW have taken the bidding war across the INR 1 crore mark. SOLD! Uncapped Indian cricketer Vrinda Dinesh will play for UP Warriorz. At a massive sum of INR 1.3 crore, UP Warriorz have signed Vrinda for WPL 2024.

Dec 9, 2023 4:04 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: RCB sign Ekta Bisht for INR 60 lakh

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: RCB had to beat GG to sign Ekta Bisht for INR 60 lakh at the WPL mini-auction. After RCB roped in Ekta for WPL 2024, Alana King failed to attract any buyers. Gouher Sultana is also unsold. Inoka Ranaweera found no WPL side interested in her as no bids were placed for the Sri Lanka spinner. We are moving to set No.6!

Dec 9, 2023 3:58 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Shabnim Ismail to play for Mumbai!

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Simran Bahadur, who had a base price of INR 30 lakh, is unsold. After Simran, MI and RCB expressed their interest in signing Shabnim Ismail. The fast bowler sparked a bidding war between RCB, GG and MI. With a whopping bid of INR 1.2 crore, Shabnim Ismail has been signed by Mumbai Indians.

Dec 9, 2023 3:53 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: No takers for Kim Garth!

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: IPL chairman Arun Dhumal has revealed Lea Tahuhu in the first set of fast bowlers at the WPL 2024 mini-auction in Mumbai. She goes unsold! Tahuhu had a base price of INR 30 lakh but she had no takers. Kim Garth is the next big name in the bowlers' set. Just like Deandra Dottin, the second top -racket player is unsold. Who would have thought? Deandra Dottin and Kim Garth, slotted in the 50 lakh top bracket, will go unsold at the auction!

Dec 9, 2023 3:39 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: No bids for Beaumont, Jones and Verma in set 3

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: The set 3 featured capped wicketkeepers and Bess Heath was the first name snubbed by all 5 WPL teams at the auction. Sushma Verma followed the suit as she remained unsold at the WPL auction. Amy Jones joined the list soon as the Ashes star was unsold. Later in the set, Tammy Beaumont and Nuzhat Parween failed to attract bids. We are heading for a short break in Mumbai.

Dec 9, 2023 3:34 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Meghana Singh joins Gujarat Giants but no takers for superstar Athapaththu

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Another surprise move! Sri Lankan captain Chamari Athapaththu has failed to generate a single bid at the mini-auction in Mumbai. While Danni Wyatt and Annabel Sutherland found new homes in WPL, the names of Dottin and Athapaththu saw no bids in the room. GG have roped in Meghana Singh for INR 30 lakh.

Dec 9, 2023 3:29 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Surprise, surprise - Deandra Dottin is UNSOLD!

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: A hat-trick! Three players went unsold in the auction as Sabbineni Meghana, Deandra Dottin and Nadine de Klerk have failed to attract a single bid. Dottin, who was tipped to trigger a bidding war has remained unsold. Perhaps the biggest shocker at the WPL auction is West Indies superstar Dottin being snubbed by all 5 WPL teams.

Dec 9, 2023 3:25 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: DC beat MI to sign Sutherland for INR 2 crore!

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Devika Vaidya has remained unsold at the mini-auction. Annabel Sutherland is the next big name announced in the second set at the WPL auction. Sutherland has sparked a bidding war as the bid has crossed the INR 1 crore mark. The DC side is leading with the INR 1.40 crore bid, countered by Mumbai, who are ahead with INR 1.70 crore. DC came back with the INR 2 crore bid for Sutherland. SOLD! Sutherland will play for the Delhi Capitals.

Dec 9, 2023 3:21 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Athapaththu and Dottin in Set 2

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Georgia Wareham is the first name in the second set at the WPL 2024 mini-auction. Wareham has been signed by RCB for INR 40 lakh. Devika Vaidya is the next name in Set 2.

Dec 9, 2023 3:19 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: No takers for Veda Krishnamurthy, Maia Boucher and Naomi Stalenberg in Set 1

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Veda Krishnamurthy was overlooked by all 5 teams at the WPL auction. Naomi Stalenberg has also joined the India star in the unsold list. All five 5 teams refused to show any interest in Maia Boucher, who has failed to attract any bids at the WPL 2024 auction.

Dec 9, 2023 3:16 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Danni Wyatt joins UP

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Danni Wyatt has been signed by UP Warriorz as she goes at her base price of INR 30 lakh. Bharti Fumali and Mona Meshram were the first two players unsold at the auction.

Dec 9, 2023 3:11 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: GG sign Phoebe Litchfield for INR 1 crore!

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Gujarat Giants have expressed their desire to sign Phoebe Litchfield - the first name at the mini-auction. The bid is with GG at 65 lakh. Moments later, Warriors have countered with INR 85 lakh bid. GG are back with 90 lakh. A bit of discussion among the officials at the table. Australia's Litchfield is heading to Gujarat with a staggering bid of INR 90 lakh. Another counter and GG are right back with INR 1 crore bid. SOLD! Litchfield joins GG!

Dec 9, 2023 3:08 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: BCCI president Roger Binny declares the WPL auction open!

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: We are underway in Mumbai as BCCI president Roger Binny has declared the WPL 2024 auction open! Binny welcomed all office bearers of all five WPL teams for the auction. Over to Mallika Sagar, who is the auctioneer of the WPL 2024 auction. We have 10 sets to get through!

Dec 9, 2023 3:04 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Ganguly at the table!

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Sourav Ganguly at the table! The Legendary Indian cricketer has arrived in Mumbai for his first-ever WPL auction with the Delhi Capitals.

Dec 9, 2023 2:59 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: 'England players won’t be distracted by WPL auction'

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Wicketkeeper-batter Amy Jones has asserted that the England players won’t be distracted by the WPL auction as the visitors are set to face Team India in the 2nd T20I. England will meet hosts India just a few hours after the auction begins in Mumbai. "We had a very similar situation in the (T20) World Cup which was just completely new for us as a group, obviously (the) first auction ever in women’s cricket,” Jones said. "Our attention will be on the game as much as possible,” she added.

Dec 9, 2023 2:54 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Veda Krishnamurthy and Poonam Raut headlining INR 30 lakh bracket!

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: India's superstars and seasoned campaigners are headlining the INR 30 lakh bracket. The likes of Veda Krishnamurthy, Poonam Raut, Sushma Verma, Ekta Bisht, Gouher Sultana and Mona Meshram are entering the auction with a base price of 30 lakh. Erin Burns and Sophie Molineux of Australia, England's Danni Wyatt and Tammy Beaumont, Sri Lanka skipper Chamari Athapaththu and South Africa's Nadine de Klerk are also placed in the INR 30-lakh bracket at the WPL 2024 auction.

Dec 9, 2023 2:50 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Who all are listed in INR 40 lakh bracket?

WPL Auction 2024 live updates - South Africa's Shabnim Ismail and England wicketkeeper-batter Amy Jones also joined Annabel Sutherland and Georgia Wareham in the list of players with a base price of 40 lakh at the WPL 2024 auction.

Dec 9, 2023 2:46 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates - Who will sign Annabel Sutherland and Georgia Wareham?

WPL Auction 2024 live updates - The upcoming auction has 56 capped and 109 uncapped players. West Indies' Deandra Dottin and Irish-Australian cricketer Kim Garth have the highest reserve price of 50 lakh at the auction. Australian all-rounders Annabel Sutherland and Georgia Wareham have a base price of 40 lakh. They both played in the inaugural edition of the WPL.

Dec 9, 2023 2:32 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates - Meet, Mallika Sagar - the Women's Premier League auctioneer for WPL mini-auction

The WPL 2024 iteration of the marquee women's T20 tournament in India will have Mallika Sagar as its auctioneer in Mumbai today. As many as five WPL teams are hoping to fill in the gaps for the 2024 season at the mini-auction. Mallika, a Mumbai-based art collector consultant is taking charge of the auction proceedings in Mumbai. She also conducted the inaugural WPL auction last season. Mallika is working with Art India Consultants firm. The auctioneer also plied her trade in Pro Kabaddi League 2021. As per reports, she is also in speculations about conducting the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 auction.

Dec 9, 2023 2:24 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Top five overseas players to watch out for!

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: As mentioned earlier, a total of 61 overseas players have expressed their desire to feature in the cash-rich league next season. However, all five teams can fill only 9 overseas slots at the mini-auction. Chamari Athapaththu (Sri Lanka), Danni Wyatt (England), Annabel Sutherland (Australia), Shabnim Ismail (South Africa), and Tara Norris (USA) are the top 5 overseas picks for WPL teams at the mini-auction in Mumbai.

Dec 9, 2023 2:14 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Which Indian player can spark bidding war at WPL auction?

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: A total of 21 Indian players are in the race to get picked by five teams at the WPL auction. It should be noted that the 21-member list of Indian players is among the 30 slots available for the five teams at the WPL auction. Top order batter Vrinda Dinesh, wicketkeeper Uma Chetry, seamer Kashvee Gautam, spinner Mannat Kashyap and all-rounder Gautami Naik are some of the big names in the domestic circuit who can make headlines today.

Dec 9, 2023 2:05 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Kim Garth joins Dottin in top bracket

Irish-Australian cricketer Kim Garth, who replaced West Indies star Deandra Dottin in Gujarat Giants' squad, is the second player with the highest reserve price. Dottin was roped in by GG at auction for INR 60 lakh. The bidding for the Windies star began at INR 50 lakh last season. Four players have been categorized into the 40 Lakhs bracket for the WPL mini-auction.

Dec 9, 2023 1:59 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Let's talk about West Indies star Deandra Dottin

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: West Indies star player Deandra Dottin was controversially excluded from Gujarat Giants' squad prior to the start of the first season. She was removed from the roster on medical grounds at the time. Dottin has the highest reserve price of 50 lakh at the WPL 2024 auction in Mumbai. Who will sign Dottin?

Dec 9, 2023 1:46 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: A quick look at existing squads before WPL auction

Talking about the existing squads of all 5 WPL teams, Gujarat Giants decided to part ways with 11 players ahead of the WPL auction. Delhi Capitals released the least number of stars from their roster before the WPL auction. The likes of Annabel Sutherland and Megan Schutt were released in the build-up to the WPL auction.

Delhi Capitals (DC)

Retained Players: Alice Capsey*, Arundhati Reddy, Jemimah Rodrigues, Jess Jonassen*, Laura Harris*, Marizanne Kapp*, Meg Lanning*, Minnu Mani, Poonam Yadav, Radha Yadav, Shafali Verma, Shikha Pandey, Sneha Deepthi, Taniyaa Bhatia, Titas Sadhu

Released Players: Aparna Mondal, Jasia Akhter, Tara Norris*

Gujarat Giants (GG)

Retained Players: Ashleigh Gardner*, Beth Mooney*, Dayalan Hemalatha, Harleen Deol, Laura Wolvaardt*, Shabnam Shakil, Sneh Rana, Tanuja Kanwer

Released Players: Annabel Sutherland*, Ashwani Kumari, Georgia Wareham*, Hurley Gala, Kim Garth*, Mansi Joshi, Monica Patel, Parunika Sisodia, Sabbineni Meghana, Sophia Dunkley*, Sushma Verma

Mumbai Indians (MI)

Retained Players: Amanjot Kaur, Amelia Kerr*, Chloe Tryon*, Harmanpreet Kaur, Hayley Matthews*, Humairaa Kaazi, Isabelle Wong*, Jintimani Kalita, Natalie Sciver*, Pooja Vastrakar, Priyanka Bala, Saika Ishaque, Yastika Bhatia

Released Players: Dhara Gujjar, Heather Graham*, Neelam Bisht, Sonam Yadav

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)

Retained Players: Asha Shobana, Disha Kasat, Ellyse Perry*, Heather Knight*, Indrani Roy, Kanika Ahuja, Renuka Singh, Richa Ghosh, Shreyanka Patil, Smriti Mandhana, Sophie Devine*

Released Players: Dane Van Niekerk*, Erin Burns*, Komal Zanzad, Megan Schutt*, Poonam Khemnar, Preeti Bose, Sahana Pawar

UP Warriorz (UPW)

Retained Players: Alyssa Healy*, Anjali Sarvani, Deepti Sharma, Grace Harris*, Kiran Navgire, Lauren Bell*, Laxmi Yadav, Parshavi Chopra, Rajeshwari Gayakwad, S. Yashasri, Shweta Sehrawat, Sophie Ecclestone*, Tahlia Mcgrath*

Released Players: Devika Vaidya, Shabnim Ismail*, Shivali Shinde, Simran Shaikh

Dec 9, 2023 1:41 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: How many players WPL teams retained for 2024 season?

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: A total of 60 players including 21 overseas cricketers were retained by Gujarat Giants, Delhi Capitals, Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore, and UP Warriorz for WPL 2024. All five teams released 29 players from their existing squads.

Dec 9, 2023 1:32 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Who all are available for Women’s Premier League auction?

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: A quick look at165 players available for Women’s Premier League auction in Mumbai today:

Maia Bouchier, England, BATTER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Bharti Fulmali, India, BATTER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Veda Krishnamurthy, India, BATTER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Phoebe Litchfield, Australia, BATTER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Mona Meshram, India, BATTER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Priya Punia, India, BATTER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Punam Raut, India, BATTER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Naomi Stalenberg, Australia, BATTER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Dani Wyatt, England, BATTER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Chamari Athapaththu, Sri Lanka, ALL-ROUNDER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Nadine De Klerk, South Africa, ALL-ROUNDER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Deandra Dottin, West Indies, ALL-ROUNDER, Capped, Base price 50 lakh

Danielle Gibson, England, ALL-ROUNDER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

S.Meghana, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Meghna Singh, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Annabel Sutherland, Australia, ALL-ROUNDER, Capped, Base price 40 lakh

Devika Vaidya, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Georgia Wareham, Australia, ALL-ROUNDER, Capped, Base price 40 lakh

Tammy Beaumont, England, WICKETKEEPER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Bess Heath, England, WICKETKEEPER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Amy Jones, England, WICKETKEEPER, Capped, Base price 40 lakh

Nuzhat Parween, India, WICKETKEEPER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Sushma Verma, India, WICKETKEEPER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Simran Bahadur, India, BOWLER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Shamilia Connell, West Indies, BOWLER,Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Kate Cross, England, BOWLER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Kim Garth, Australia, BOWLER, Capped, Base price 50 lakh

Shabnim Ismail, South Africa, BOWLER, Capped, Base price 40 lakh

Lea Tahuhu, New Zealand, BOWLER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Ekta Bisht, India, BOWLER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Preeti Bose, India, BOWLER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Alana King, Australia, BOWLER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Inoka Ranaweera, Sri Lanka, BOWLER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Gouher Sultana, India, BOWLER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Amanda-Jade Wellington, Australia, BOWLER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Ridhima Aggarwal, India, BATTER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Jasia Akhter, India, BATTER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Vrinda Dinesh, India, BATTER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

G.Divya, India, BATTER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Arushi Goel, India, BATTER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Drishya IV, India, BATTER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Trisha Poojitha, India, BATTER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Simran Shaikh, India, BATTER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Sarah Bryce, Scotland, WICKETKEEPER, Associate, Base price 10 lakh

Uma Chetry, India, WICKETKEEPER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Aparna Mondal, India, WICKETKEEPER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Theertha,Satish,UAE,WICKETKEEPER,Associate, Base price 10 lakh

Shivali Shinde, India, WICKETKEEPER, Uncapped, Base price 20 lakh

Raghvi Bist, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Nishu Choudhary, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Hurley Gala, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Kashvee Gautam, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Amandeep Kaur, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Poonam Khemnar, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Gautami Naik, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Parushi Prabhakar, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

S. Sajana, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Saima Thakor, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

G. Trisha, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Haorungbam Chanu, India, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Aditi Chauhan, India, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 20 lakh

Komalpreet Kour, India, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Tara Norris, USA, BOWLER, Associate, Base price 10 lakh

Rekha Singh, India, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Komal Zanzad, India, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Amisha Bahukhandi, India, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Priya Mishra, India, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Parunika Sisodia, India, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Sonam Yadav, India, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Sunanda Yetrekar, India, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Aaliyah Alleyne, West Indies, ALL-ROUNDER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Erin Burns, Australia, ALL-ROUNDER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Nicola Carey, Australia, ALL-ROUNDER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Prathyusha Challuru, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Alice Davidson Richards, England, ALL-ROUNDER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Chinelle Henry, West Indies, ALL-ROUNDER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Mansi Joshi, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Arlene Kelly, Ireland, ALL-ROUNDER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Sophie Molineux, Australia, ALL-ROUNDER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Monica Patel, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Anuja Patil, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Orla Prendergast, Ireland, ALL-ROUNDER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Swagatika Rath, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Marufa Akter, Bangladesh, BOWLER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Lauren Cheatle, Australia, BOWLER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Hannah Rowe,New Zealand, BOWLER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Soni Yadav, India, BOWLER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Kirstie Gordon, England, BOWLER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Fran Jonas, New Zealand, BOWLER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Rabeya Khan, Bangladesh, BOWLER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Linsey Smith, England, BOWLER, Capped, Base price 30 lakh

Pranavi Chandra, India, BATTER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Natthakan Chantham, Thailand, BATTER, Associate,Base price 20 lakh

Dhara Gujjar, India, BATTER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Amrita Joseph, India, BATTER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Sterre Kalis, Netherland, BATTER, Associate, Base price 20 lakh

Shweta Mane, India, BATTER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Aaradhana Bisht, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Kathryn Bryce, Scotland, ALL-ROUNDER, Associate, Base price 10 lakh

Darcey Carter, Scotland, ALL-ROUNDER, Associate, Base price 10 lakh

Zeal Dmello, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Tess Flintoff, Australia, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Suman Gulia, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Mannat Kashyap, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Ashwani Kumari, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Suman Meena, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Kesha Patel, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Pragya Rawat, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Shanu Sen, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Riya Chaudhari, India, WICKETKEEPER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Shipra Giri, India, WICKETKEEPER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Vinavi Gurav, India, WICKETKEEPER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Muskan Malik, India, WICKETKEEPER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Nicola Hancock, Australia, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Millicent Illingworth, Australia, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Georgia Prestwidge, Australia, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Durgesh Nandani Sahu, India, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Sophie Day, Australia, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Rameshwari Gayakwad, India, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Fatima Jaffer, India, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Keerthy James, India, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Katie Levick, England, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Vaishnave Mahesh, UAE, BOWLER, Associate, Base price 10 lakh

Prakashika Naik, India, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Sahana Pawar, India, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Thipatcha Putthawong, Thailand, BOWLER, Associate, Base price 10 lakh

K. Ramyashri, India, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Nida Rehman, India, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Karri Sai Poojitha, India, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Nisha Saini, India, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Maya Sonawane, India, BOWLER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Sundaresan Anusha, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Keerthana Balakrishnan, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Medhavi Bidhuri, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Neelam Bisht, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Renuka Chaudhari, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Janhvi Kate, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Esha Oza, UAE, ALL-ROUNDER, Associate, Base price 10 lakh

Prema Rawat, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Sayali Satghare, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Heather Siegers, Netherland, ALL-ROUNDER, Associate, Base price 10 lakh

Isani Vaghela, USA, ALL-ROUNDER, Associate, Base price 10 lakh

Priti Yadav, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Georgia Adams, England, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Najla CMC, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Archana Devi, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Manpreet Kaur, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Falak Naz, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Paige Scholfield, England, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Anushka Sharma, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Muskan Vasava, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Mithila Vinod, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Courtney Webb, Australia, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Iris Zwilling, Netherlands, ALL-ROUNDER, Associate, Base price 10 lakh

Bhavana Goplani, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Mariko Hill, Hongkong, ALL-ROUNDER, Associate, Base price 10 lakh

Devika K, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Priyanka Koushal, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Babita Meena, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Fritha Morris, England, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Tarannum Pathan, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Robine Rijke, Netherlands, ALL-ROUNDER, Associate, Base price 10 lakh

Shubha Satheesh, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Neetu Singh, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Tanisha Singh, India, ALL-ROUNDER, Uncapped, Base price 10 lakh

Dec 9, 2023 1:23 PM IST

WPL Auction 2024 live updates - RCB need 7 players to complete their squad

WPL Auction 2024 live updates: Gujarat Giants and Royal Challengers Bangalore will remain busy at the WPL auction in Mumbai. The Bangalore-based franchise has INR 3.35 crore in their kitty and RCB will require another seven players to complete their squad. Each team has a squad limit of 18 players at WPL. RCB can sign three overseas at the mini-auction.