WPL 2023
WPL AUCTION 2023(Source_Twitter)

WPL 2023: Amidst the craze of the Indian Premier League, the most talked-about T20 league of the cricket world, now a similar thrill is going to prevail in women’s cricket as well. After the men’s T20 league played under the banner of BCCI, now just before the first season of the women’s T20 league, the bidding of players took place, in which a fierce battle was seen. 5 franchises entered the auction area and they tried to pick the best team with all their efforts to make their team strong and balanced. The first auction of the Women’s Premier League also witnessed the same excitement as the IPL auction.

In the auction that started in Mumbai on Saturday afternoon, 5 franchises included in this tournament landed on the table. Owners of Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore, UP Warriors, Delhi Capitals and Gujarat Giants selected players under thorough planning. Who selected 87 players out of a total of 409 players and strengthened their respective sides. While some big names remained unsold, some young faces surprised.

WPL 2023 Mumbai Indians Squad

PlayerCountryRoleAuction Price
Harmanpreet KaurIndiaBatterINR 1.60 crores
Natalie SciverEnglandAllrounderINR 3.20 crores
Amelia KerrNew ZealandAllrounderINR 1.00 crores
Pooja VastrakarIndiaAllrounderINR 1.90 crores
Yastika BhatiaIndiaWicketkeeperINR 1.50 crores
Heather GrahamAustraliaAllrounderINR 30 Lakhs
Issy WongEnglandBowlerINR 30 Lakhs
Amanjot KaurIndiaBatterINR 50 Lakhs
Dhara GujjarIndiaBatterINR 10 Lakhs
Saika IshaqueIndiaBatterINR 10 Lakhs
Hayley MatthewsWest IndiesAllrounderINR 40 Lakhs
Chloe TryonSouth AfricaAllrounderINR 30 Lakhs
Humaira KaziIndiaAllrounderINR 10 Lakhs
Priyanka BalaIndiaBatterINR 20 Lakhs
Sonam YadavIndiaBowlerINR 10 Lakhs
Neelam BishtIndiaBatterINR 10 Lakhs
Jintamani KalitaIndiaAllrounderINR 10 Lakhs

WPL 2023 Delhi Capitals Squad

PlayerCountryRoleAuction Price
Jemimah RodriguesIndiaBatterINR 2.20 crores
Meg LanningAustraliaBatterINR 1.10 crores
Shafali VermaIndiaBatterINR 2 crores
Radha YadavIndiaAllrounderINR 40 Lakhs
Shikha PandeyIndiaAllrounderINR 60 Lakhs
Marizanne KappSouth AfricaAllrounderINR 1.5 crores
Titas SadhuIndiaBowlerINR 25 Lakhs
Alice CapseyEnglandBatterINR 75 Lakhs
Tara NorrisUSABowlerINR 10 Lakhs
Laura HarrisAustraliaBatterINR 45 Lakhs
Jasia AkhtarIndiaBatterINR 20 Lakhs
Minnu ManiIndiaAllrounderINR 30 Lakhs
Taniya BhatiaIndiaWicketkeeperINR 30 Lakhs
Poonam YadavIndiaBowlerINR 30 Lakhs
Jess JonassenAustraliaBowlerINR 50 Lakhs
Sneha DeepthiIndiaAllrounderINR 30 Lakhs
Arundhati ReddyIndiaAllrounderINR 30 Lakhs
Aparna MondalIndiaWicketkeeperINR 10 Lakhs

WPL 2023 Gujarat Giants Squad

PlayerCountryRoleAuction Price
Ashleigh GardnerAustraliaAllrounderINR 3.20 crores
Beth MooneyAustraliaWicketkeeperINR 2.00 Crores
Sophia DunkleyEnglandBatterINR 60 Lakhs
Annabel SutherlandAustraliaAllrounderINR 70 Lakhs
Harleen DeolIndiaAllrounderINR 40 Lakhs
Deandra DottinWest IndiesAllrounderINR 60 Lakhs
Sneh RanaIndiaBowlerINR 75 Lakhs
S MeghanaIndiaBatterINR 30 Lakhs
Georgia WarehamAustraliaBowlerINR 75 Lakhs
Mansi JoshiIndiaBowlerINR 30 Lakhs
D HemalathaIndiaBatterINR 30 Lakhs
Monica PatelIndiaAllrounderINR 30 Lakhs
Tanuja KanwerIndiaBowlerINR 50 Lakhs
Sushma VermaIndiaWicketkeeperINR 60 Lakhs
Hurley GalaIndiaAllrounderINR 10 Lakhs
Ashwani KumariIndiaAllrounderINR 30 Lakhs
Parunika SisodiaIndiaBowlerINR 10 Lakhs
Shabnam MDIndiaBowlerINR 10 Lakhs

WPL 2023 RCB Squad

PlayerCountryRoleAuction Price
Smrithi MandhanaIndiaBatterINR 3.40 crores
Sophie DevineNew ZealandAllrounderINR 50 lakh
Ellyse PerryAustraliaAllrounderINR 1.70 crores
Renuka SinghIndiaBowlerINR 1.50 crores
Richa GhoshIndiaWicketkeeperINR 1.90 crores
Erin BurnsAustraliaAllrounderINR 30 Lakhs
Disha KasatIndiaBatterINR 10 Lakhs
Indrani RoyIndiaWicketkeeperINR 10 Lakhs
Shreyanka PatilIndiaBatterINR 10 Lakhs
Kanika AhujaIndiaBatterINR 35 Lakhs
Asha ShobanaIndiaBatterINR 10 Lakhs
Heather KnightEnglandAllrounderINR 40 Lakhs
Dane van NiekerkSouth AfricaAllrounderINR 30 Lakhs
Preeti BoseIndiaBowlerINR 30 Lakhs
Poonam KhemnarIndiaAllrounderINR 10 Lakhs
Komal ZanzadIndiaBowlerINR 25 Lakhs
Megan SchuttAustraliaBowlerINR 40 Lakhs
Sahana PawarIndiaBowlerINR 10 Lakhs

WPL 2023 UP Warrior Squad

PlayerCountryRoleAuction Price
Sophie EcclestoneEnglandAllrounderINR 1.80 crores
Deepti SharmaIndiaAllrounderINR 2.60 crores
Tahlia McGrathAustraliaAllrounderINR 1.40 crore
Shabnim IsmailSouth AfricaBowlerINR 1.00 crore
Alyssa HealyAustraliaWicketkeeperINR 70 Lakhs
Anjali SarvaniIndiaBowlerINR 55 Lakhs
Rajeshwari GayakwadIndiaBowlerINR 40 Lakhs
Parshavi ChopraIndiaAllrounderINR 10 Lakhs
Shweta SehrawatIndiaAllrounderINR 40 Lakhs
S YashasriIndiaBowlerINR 10 Lakhs
Kiran NavgireIndiaBatterINR 30 Lakhs
Grace HarrisAustraliaBowlerINR 75 Lakhs
Devika VaidyaIndiaAllrounderINR 1.4 crore
Lauren BellEnglandBowlerINR 30 Lakhs
Laxmi YadavIndiaBowlerINR 10 Lakhs
Simran ShaikhIndiaBatsmanINR 10 Lakhs

WPL 2023 Teams And Owner

WPL 2023
Team NameOwnerCityCaptainAmount
Gujarat GiantsAdani GroupAhmedabadTBAINR 1289 Cr
Mumbai IndiansReliance IndustriesMumbaiTBAINR 912.99 Cr
Royal Challengers BangaloreDiageoBengaluruTBAINR 901 Cr
Delhi CapitalsJSW–GMRDelhiTBAINR 810 Cr
UP WarriorzCapri GlobalLucknowTBAINR 757 Cr

WPL 2023 Broadcasting Rights

Viacom18 had acquired the global media rights for TV and digital broadcast for the inaugural Women’s Premier League under a five-year contract starting 2023 for an amount of Rs 951 crore.

Also Read:IPL 2023: SRH SWOT Analysis – Strengths, Weakness, Opportunities and Threats of the Team

WPL Unsold Player List:

Unsold Players
Tazmin Brits (SA)
Laura Wolvaardt (SA)
Tamsin Beaumont (ENG)
Suné Luus (SA)
Danni Wyatt (ENG)
Chamari Athapaththu (SL)
Anushka Sanjeevani (SL)
Bernadine Bezuidenhout (NZ)
Amy Jones (ENG)
Shamilia Connell (WI)
Freya Davies (ENG)
Jahanara Alam (BAN)
Lea Tahuhu (NZ)
Ayabonga Khaka (SA)
Shakera Selman (WI)
Sarah Glenn (ENG)
Nonkululeko Mlaba (SA)
Inoka Ranaweera (SL)
Alana King (AUS)
Afy Fletcher (WI)
Fran Jonas (NZ)
Nadine de Klerk (SA)
Salma Khatun (BAN)
Rishita Basu
Soumya Tiwari
Grace Scrivens (ENG)
Archana Devi
G. Trisha
Mannat Kashyap
Najla C M C
Shabnam Shakil
Falak Naz
Sonia Mendhiya
Shorna Akter
Shikha Shalot
Katherine Sciver-Brunt (ENG)
Simran Bahadur
Anuja Patil
Swagatika Rath
Kathryn Bryce
Sarah Bryce
Nishu Chaudhary
Sanjana S
Tarannum Pathan
Shipra Giri
Aarushi Goyal
Ishwari Savkar
Divya Gnananda
Mahika Gaur
Ekta Bisht
Gauhar Sultana
Meghna Singh
Bharti Fulmai
Tess Flintoff
Neetu Singh
Parushi Prabhakar