Star Sports will broadcast live and exclusive final list of marquee Indian and foreign players for the Vivo Indian Premier League auction.
In the run-up to the VIVO IPL Auction 2018, Star Sports will air the live show VIVO IPL Auction 2018: The Marquee Special on Saturday, January 20. The leading experts would discuss the potential new homes of the players. The experts panel will also deliberate on the exclusions of the key players from the list of marquee players.
The show featuring Anil Kumble, Dean Jones, Dav Whatmore, Scott Styris, Abhishek Nayar and Aakash Chopra is scheduled for a 7 pm broadcast on Star Sports 1 and Star Sports 1 HD.
Jatin Sapru will be the show host.
Star Sports has also made a grand broadcast property from out of the IPL player retention exercise earlier this month.
Star India’s presentation of the VIVO IPL Retention event was viewed by a massive, never-before audience of 8.1 million across both TV and digital, according to information shared by the official broadcaster for the VIVO IPL.
As per BARC data (Source: BARC 2+ U+R) 4.1 million TV viewers watched the event across the Star Sports Network from 7 pm to 8 pm on 4th January. Another 4 million watched the event on Hotstar.