Here is the detail of IPL Auction vs PSL Draft 2024 Salaries, Revenue, Market Values, and much more. As we know the PSL and IPL 2024 are going to start soon so here is a comparison of both leagues. IPL is an experienced league and has been conducted for many years. So it has gained much popularity and has a big budget for the upcoming season. On the other hand, the PSL 2024 is also going to start in February and will go on for a month. The Pakistan Super League has also gained popularity in a very short time by cricket fans from all over the world.
IPL Auction vs PSL Draft 2024 Salaries, Revenue, Rights, and Market Values Compared
Considering the IPL auction 2024, there were a total of 332 players that were shortlisted. These players were shortlisted by the 10 IPL franchises that are going to play in the IPL 2024. Out of those, only 77 were selected by different IPL franchises for the upcoming Indian Premier League. But if you consider the PSL draft 2024, then there were a total of 485 players that were shortlisted. This count is more as compared to the IPL count. So in PSL they have shortlisted candidates and have finalized some of them for their squads.
Talking about the prize money of the winner of the Pakistan Super League 2024, it is decided to be rupees 3.5 crores. This is the big amount that will be given to the winning team of PSL 2024. But if we look at the Indian Premier League 2024, then the prize money for it is decided to be Rs 20 crores. This amount is much larger as compared to the prize money of PSL.
This is because the Indian Premier League is one of the most preferred International leagues in the world. Also, it has been started for many years. But the PSL has taken some years in international cricket. All the teams will be playing with full dedication and interest in getting the trophy and the prize money in both these leagues.
Runner-up Prize Money:
When we talk about the prize money of the runner-up of the Pakistan Super League 2024, then it is Rs. 1.37 crores. This is a good amount of money compared to the previous seasons of the PSL. The teams will be playing well to get the title of winners of PSL. But if they don’t succeed in getting victory as a winner then they will be fighting well to get the title and prize money of the runner-up of PSL season 9.
When we talk about the salary of different players of PSL 2024, then according to the PSL draft, the players who are included in the platinum category get a salary of dollar 170,000 for the upcoming PSL season 9. The top players who are considered in the platinum category include Shaheen Shah Afridi, Naseem Shah, Babar Azam, Sherfane Rutherford, and David Willey. These all players are from different franchises of PSL 2024 and are included in the platinum category of each PSL team.
In the auction of IPL 2024, the players of different teams were placed in different categories at the time. Mitchell Starc was the top player who was purchased by the Kolkata Knight Riders team of IPL 2024. He was bid for rupees 24.75 crores in Pakistani rupees. So Michelle Starc will get 84 crores as a salary in the IPL 2024. So this is a big amount that is considered for the top players by the Indian cricket board. This is all because of the popularity and the money that the BCCI has as compared to the PCB.
As we know the PSL and IPL for 2024 are going to start soon, so here is a comparison of both the leagues as IPL is an experienced league which has been started for many years. So it has gained much popularity and has a big budget for the upcoming season. On the other hand, the PSL 2024 is also going to start in February and will go on for a month. The Pakistan Super League has also gained popularity in a very short time by cricket fans from all over the world.
Now as you move on to the earnings from the PSL, then the Pakistan Cricket Board has earned about 5.6 billion PKR as revenue from the PSL 2023. This was also a good amount that has been earned by the PCB which is a new league that is emerging year by year. But when we compare both these leagues, the IPL is always a prominent and top T20 league in the world in terms of market valuation and earnings as well.
Talking about the team purse in the IPL auction 2023, it was about rupees 900 crores collectively for the 10 franchises participating in this league. But the Pakistan Super League still has a draft system and does not show any team purse which is associated with the auctions as in IPL season 2023.
Here in this article, we have discussed comparatively the Pakistan Super League and the Indian Premier League, a thorough detail of the market valuation, earnings, player salary, winner prize money, and the runner-up prize money of both leagues. Comparatively, the Indian Premier League is a more advanced and prominent T20 league in the world. PSL is also struggling to gain popularity and international value time by time.