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The eight Indian Premier League franchises will square off against each other as they aim to outbid each other to secure the services of top cricketers from around the globe on Tuesday (December 18). A total of 346 cricketers will be waiting with bated breath when their respective names will come up for the auction in Jaipur.

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Below are the details of the auction:-

When: December 18, 2018 (Tuesday)

Where: Jaipur (Rajasthan)

Time: 2:30 pm (IST)

No. of players up for grabs: 346

No. of available slots: 70

Where to follow online: Cricketcountry.com

Where to watch online: Hotstar.com

Where to watch on TV: Star Sports Network

IPL Teams: Chennai Super Kings, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Kolkata Knight Riders, Mumbai Indians, Rajasthan Royals, Delhi Capitals, Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kings XI Punjab

Players with INR 2 crore base price (Top bracket): Corey Anderson, Shaun Marsh, Colin Ingram, Angelo Mathews, Lasith Malinga, Brendon McCullum, Sam Curran, Chris Woakes and D’Arcy Short.

Players with INR 1.5 crore base price: Alex Hales, Jonny Bairstow, Jaydev Unadkat, Morne Morkel, Dale Steyn, Rilee Rossouw, Luke Wright, James Faulkner, Alex Carey, Liam Dawson

Players with INR 1 crore base price: Martin Guptill, Moises Henriques, Chris Jordan, Axar Patel, Yuvraj Singh, Wriddhiman Saha, Mohammad Shami, Adam Zampa, Hashim Amla, Usman Khawaja, Lockie Ferguson, Kane Richardson, Joe Denly, Daniel Christian, JP Duminy, Ben Laughlin, James Pattinson, Mark Wood and Steven Finn