Updated: 20 October
All the teams are busy preparing for the IPL 2022. However, they will have a close eye on the performance of a few players, which will help them decide whom to retain ahead of the IPL 2022 mega auction.
With a new change in the retention policy, allowing only a maximum of three or four players to be retained, it will be tough to choose the best players for each franchise. Let us have a look at predicted four players Delhi Capitals could retain ahead of the IPL 2022 mega auction:
IPL 2022 Mega Auction: Predicted Four Players Delhi Capitals (DC) Could Retain
Shikhar Dhawan has been the most prolific batsman for Delhi Capitals over the years. He has anchored the innings for the team, giving solid starts for the middle-order to capitalize. His place in the team is almost certainly ahead of IPL 2022 mega auction.
Dhawan was the 4th highest run-scorer in IPL 2021 (587 runs in 16 matches) unfortunately, he has been axed from the T20 world cup, 2021 squad. He will be eager to silence his critics next IPL season.
Rishabh Pant is the second player who Delhi Capitals will surely retain. The current captain of the side, Pant, has been phenomenal. His good captaincy has resulted in the team sitting at the top position in IPL 2021 points table. Rishabh Pant is the future for DC, and his place will be untouched for the next season.
The Delhi Capitals opener Prithvi Shaw will also most likely be retained ahead of IPL 2022 mega auction. He has provided good starts for the team this season and is always an impact player. The team will like to retain him to make the opening slot better in IPL 2022.
The South African pacer Kagiso Rabada will be the fourth player the franchise will retain ahead of the IPL 2022 mega auction. Rabada has led the bowling attack for Delhi Capitals with good spells, and he is someone who will always be handy for the team.