SA20 League Auction Live Streaming: The inaugural season of the SA20 is scheduled to be played from January to February 2023. In August 2022, the league was formally named the SA20.
Like the Indian Premier League, the SA20 league also follows the auction procedure for player selection. The SA20 league will comprise 33 matches where all participating teams will play each other twice – on a home-and-away basis – with two semifinals and the final to follow.
Cricket South Africa president and former captain Graeme Smith has been named as the League Commissioner.
SA20 League Auction Live Streaming
SA20 League Auction Live Streaming: SA20 league’s auction is also set to be live-streamed for the fan’s convenience to follow the players’ selection of their favorite team in the SA20 league.
The SA20 auction will be streamed live on the SA20 YouTube channel. The SA20 will be played in South Africa in January 2023. You can also watch the auction on Sports18-1 SD & HD.
Apart from the SA20 YouTube channel, Jio TV and Sony Entertainment India will be broadcasting the SA20 auction.
As per a Cricket South Africa statement on August 11, 2022: “Over 30 marquee international players have already been signed by the League, with the numbers set to increase as players enter the auction taking place in the next few weeks. This is in addition to all contracted Proteas and domestic players who have committed to the League.”
The squad and player signing system in SA20 League
- All six franchises can sign upto a maximum of 17 players in the squad.
- The teams can sign a maximum of five players – three international, one South African national and one uncapped local player – ahead of the extensive player signing process.
- There will be an auction system in place for CSA T20 League instead of a draft. This will make the CSA T20 League only the second major T20 franchise tournament after the IPL to hold an auction system for player signings.
When will SA20 Auction start?
The auction starts at 2 PM Local Time/5:30 PM IST.
How to Watch SA20 Auction Live?
A total of 6 teams will play in the inaugural season of the SA20. The teams of SA20 leagues are as follows: