Bangalore, Feb 7: There are 16 marquee players for the IPL 7 Auction to be held in Bangalore on February 12 and 13.
Virender Sehwag, Yuvraj Singh, Kevin Pietersen are among the marquee players. These 16 players will be the first to go under the hammer at the auction.
As many as 514 players are in the final list of auction announced by IPL. The 514-list features 219 capped players (169 Indians and 50 overseas) and 292 uncapped players (255 Indians and 37 overseas). There are also three players from Associate nations - Niall and Kevin O'Brien from Ireland and Ryan Ten Doeschate from Netherlands, IPL organisers said.
For the first time, the bidding for players will be in Rupees.
Here are the 16 marquee players with their reserve price
1. Mahela Jayawardene (Sri Lanka) Rs 2 crores
2. Mitchell Johnson (Australia) Rs 2 crores
3. Jacques Kallis (South Africa) Rs 2 crores
4. Kevin Pietersen (England) Rs 2 crores
5. Virender Sehwag (India) Rs 2 crores
6. Yuvraj Singh (India) Rs 2 crores
7. Murali Vijay (India) Rs 2 crores
8. David Warner (Australia) Rs 1.5 crores
9. George Bailey (Australia) Rs 2 crores
10. Faf Du Plessis (South Africa) Rs 1.52 crores
11. Michael Hussey (Australia) Rs 2 crores
12. Dinesh Karthik (India) Rs 2 crores
13. Zaheer Khan (India) Rs 1 crore
14. Brendon McCullum (New Zealand) Rs 2 crores
15. Amit Mishra (India) Rs 2 crores
16. Darren Sammy (West Indies) Rs 1 crore