The third season of Andhra Premier League (APL) will be held from June 30 to July 13. Of the 19 matches to be played in this edition of the APL, 12 matches will be hosted by Visakhapatnam, while seven matches will be hosted by Andhra Cricket Association in Cuddapah. More than 408 players and owners of six franchises from different parts of the state participated in the auction held on Thursday. Visakhapatnam player Nitish Kumar Reddy, who was a part of Sunrisers Hyderabad in IPL 2024, became the most expensive player in the auction. He was bought by Godavari Titans for Rs 15.60 lakh.

Reddy’s performance in IPL 2024

Nitish Reddy has been rewarded for his excellent performance in IPL 2024. He has played 9 matches so far in the 17th season of the league. During this period, he has scored 239 runs in 7 innings at an average of 47.80 and strike rate of 152.22. In the current season he has scored 2 half-centuries. His highest score this season is 76 not out. Talking about bowling, he has taken 3 wickets in 9 matches so far this season. He got a chance to play only 2 matches in IPL 2023.

Reddy’s reaction went viral

A video is becoming quite viral on social media. Nitish Reddy’s reaction is going viral in this video. Let us tell you that around 120 players will be seen playing in the league. ACA Secretary SR Gopinath Reddy said, “The objective of organizing the APL is to identify and nurture talent for the Indian Premier League (IPL) and international cricket.

There will be competition between 6 teams

Rayalaseema Kings Coastal Riders
KVR Uttarandhra Lion
Marlins Godavari Titans
Bezwada Tigers
Vizag Warriors