Upon officially confirmation of the date and venue for the forthcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) auction, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has revealed the number of cricketers who have registered for the posh event. 800 uncapped players, including 746 Indians and 232 overseas players have thrown their hat in the ring. For the first time ever, the list includes players from Arunachal Pradesh, Bihar, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Uttarakhand and Puducherry, the nine new teams in the Indian domestic circuit.
There are on 70 spots available across the eight franchises that will compete in IPL 2019, and Australia is second behind South Africa in terms of hopefuls with 35 players registered.
The board also announced that Hugh Edmeades, an independent fine art, classic vehicle and charity auctioneer will be the new auctioneer, in place of Richard Madley. USA, Hong Kong and Ireland have one player each in the initial list.
IPL Auction: 70 spots, 1003 players and a new auctioneer
Franchises have been given time till 5:00 PM IST on December 10 to send in their shortlist of players.
Earlier, during the retention period, which ended on November 15, many franchises came up with surprises, releasing their crucial players ahead of the auctions.
As the tournament prepares to enter its 12th edition, Hugh Edmeades, an independent fine art, classic auto and charity auctioneer will be the new gavel master.
William and Kate meet forces serving overseas over Christmas
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will make a flying visit to British troops on Wednesday to wish them a "Merry Christmas". Their visit comes after weeks of stories about tensions within the royal family, especially between Meghan and Kate .
MSDH reports first flu case of 2018
Those with a higher risk, such as the elderly or those with a chronic illness, should get the vaccine as early as possible. In serious cases, it can cause inflammation of the heart and brain in addition to direct injury to the lungs themselves.
XFL Officially Announces Franchise Cities & Venues
The XFL is now testing out elements of its format with junior college football teams to solidify a final on-field product. Luck said the XFL will air on multiple platforms, with details on media partners to come in the near future.
Under the search and infamous "I'm Feeling Lucky" button is a line of text that simply reads: "President George H.W. When the casket was brought in, all attendees were seen standing with their hands on their hearts.
The phone is also rumoured to feature an in-display fingerprint sensor and a triple camera setup on the back. Huawei has confirmed that its upcoming in-display camera phone , Nova 4 , will be launched on December 17 .
Officials in the Prime Minister's Office told the pro-Netanyahu Israel Hayom daily that the sit-down with Pompeo was "urgent". The speech drew polite applause from the audience in Brussels but also sharp criticism from some quarters.
The Golden Globes had aired without a host for decades until NBC in 2010 tapped Ricky Gervais for the job. Samberg hosted the Emmy Awards in 2015, but it will be Oh's first time hosting a major awards show.
The McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet is a fighter and attack aircraft and can carry a wide range of missiles and bombs. The Marine Corps said Japanese search-and-rescue aircraft immediately responded to aid in recovery efforts.
It says investigators had received "multiple reports" about a network employee who was "on call" to perform oral sex on Moonves. His attorney told the NYT, "Moonves denies having any nonconsensual sexual relation" and cooperated with the investigation.
They'd like to see lower gasoline prices at the pumps, because that's important for votes in the United States." . Trump wrote in a tweet ahead of the group's meeting this week to discuss possible cuts.
In his 300th Palace appearance, Zaha was up against the side he has scored more goals versus than any other. Four arrests were made in the centre of Brighton , three at Falmer station and three at the Amex Stadium.
Current levels of global emissions are on course to spur between 3 and 5 degrees Celsius of warming, the United Nations warned. Sea levels have already risen more than 8 inches in the last 140 years and extreme weather events are becoming more damaging.
Watch SpaceX blast off to the ISS live online HERE
Today's liftoff from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station might have come even sooner if it weren't for some moldy mouse food . It appeared to be undamaged and was transmitting data, Musk said, adding that a recovery ship was sent to retrieve it.
Huawei's chief financial officer arrested in Canada
Canada has arrested a senior staff member on Huawei's global executive team on suspicion she violated U.S. sanctions against Iran. She will face a bail hearing on Friday, the spokesman for Canada's Department of Justice said.
Former UNM football coach lands job at Maryland
After a lengthy investigation into the program, Maryland's board of trustees chose to bring Durkin back as head coach. Our goal is to create an atmosphere and environment focused on the total development of our student-athletes.
AFM cases appear to have peaked for the year — CDC
Clark told me that as an epidemiologist, he understands that when the cause remains unknown, the disease is scarier. In the update, the agency said most AFM cases occur between August and October before declining in November.
Virginia still in top 4, Maryland moves up in top-25 poll
The Seminoles moved up four spots to No. 11 while Wisconsin jumped 10 positions and are now the No. 12-ranked team in the nation. MI started at No. 19 before quickly leaping into the top 10 after a blowout win at reigning champ Villanova on November 14.