As many 971 players have registered for the upcoming IPL 2020 auctions scheduled to take place on December 19 in Kolkata. Out of these 971, 713 are Indians while 258 are overseas players. There are 73 vacant spots across the eight teams.
Among the Indian players who have made the registrations include 19 capped and 634 uncapped and 60 players who are yet to make India debut but have at least played 1 IPL match.
The franchises now need to submit their shortlist from the pool of registered players before the 5 PM IST deadline on December 9.
The country-wise breakdown of 258 overseas players:
New Zealand 24
South Africa 54
Sri Lanka 39
West Indies 34