Set MAX, the official broadcaster of the DLF IPL, will telecast the auction ceremony Live & exclusive.
The DLF IPL Player Auction 2012, commences at 10.45am on 4th February with MAX’s anchor Archana Vijaya and ace commentator Arun Lal bringing all the behind the scene excitement.
Max will telecast the live coverage of the auction from the Bangalore’s ITC Royal Gardenia Hotel at 11am.
The anchors will engage the audiences before, after and during the auction to take them through the bidding procedure as well to analyze the day’s activity.
The auction will witness147 players going under the hammer. The size of every DLF IPL team squad will be 33 instead of 30 players in the previous season.
Team owners would each be given a purse of $2 million to buy these players. The auction will give a deeper insight and glimpse of the strategy each team is scheduled to follow.
“DLF IPL Player Auction 2012 will set the stage for what promises to be an absorbing fifth season of the DLF IPL which will set the nation roaring, said Neeraj Vyas, EVP & Business Head, MAX.
“Alternating between the studio and the auction venue, MAX will bring an up close and personal perspective of the event which will keep the audience enthralled.”