The auction for the new season of IPL is due in February. Many franchises have shown the way out, releasing many players. Released players may purchase several other teams.
Some players have also traded and everyone's eyes are on the auction next month and it will be a sight to behold. Even if there is no big auction, there is a possibility of big bids on the names of some players. This article mentions three veterans for whom a large bid may be made.
Steve Smith, who was a flop for Rajasthan Royals, has been released by Rajasthan Royals. Recently in the ODI series against India had scored two fast centuries. So many franchises can fight to include him in their team.
Australia captain Aaron Finch failed to show up for the better game last year. This time RCB has released him. But other teams can bid on them as they are in good form at the moment. Teams like Rajasthan Royals, Chennai Superkings, Punjab, KKR, etc. can bid high to get them in their court.
Kings XI Punjab has released Glenn Maxwell this time after being a flop for the last time. A big bid can be made in the auction for this season in the name of Glenn Maxwell.