The 15th edition of the cash-rich league is currently in progress.
The Indian Premier League (IPL) is one of the most influential leagues in the world. Since its introduction in 2008, it has been the platform for many cricketers to showcase their abilities. Adding on, this league grows year by year.
Apart from the limelight it provides, another important factor is the market value of the teams. Popular teams like Mumbai Indians and the Chennai Super Kings have a huge fanbase. Being influential teams, most cricketers look forward to joining their camps.
So, how valuable are the teams? Who owns them? What is their operating income? With so many factors coming into the scene, let us have a look at the most valuable teams in the IPL for the year 2022 (Source: Forbes).
IPL’s most valuable teams in 2022:
10. Gujarat Titans
Gujarat Titans are one of the newly added teams in the IPL. Being the second-ever franchise from the state, all eyes are on this new team as they have been performing exceptionally well. Led by Hardik Pandya, they are in the top half of the points table.
Currently, the team is valued at USD 850 million. The revenue and operating income are not available. But, the team is owned by CVC Capital Partners. This team has the Narendra Modi International Stadium as their home ground.
As this team is new to the circuit, it will take up some time to increase its value. But, mostly, it will depend on the team’s performance. Adding on, the players also play a vital role in the prospect of the team.