Updated: 27 January 2022
IPL 2022 mega auction is slated to be held on 12th and 13th February in Bengaluru next year. This is one of the biggest auctions and probably the last mega auction in IPL history. Before the IPL 2022 mega auction, each team was told to declare the players they would retain. Almost all the teams retained players as expected, barring a few surprises such as SRH not retaining Rashid Khan. Except that everything seems as usual. Let us look at the full list of the released and retained players and the remaining purse value of all the eight franchises before the all-important IPL 2022 mega auction.
1214 players have registered for the mega auction. Indian – 896, Overseas – 318
IPL 2022: Released And Retained Players List, Remaining Purse Value Of All Teams
Lucknow Super Giants
Purse value – 59.80 cr
CHENNAI SUPER KINGS
Released players– Robin Uthappa, Bhagath Varma, Imran Tahir, Harishankar Reddy, Shardul Thakur, Hari Nishanth, Deepak Chahar, N Jagadeesan, Suresh Raina, KM Asif, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore, Faf du Plessis, Lungi Ngidi, Dwayne Bravo, Josh Hazlewood, KSam Curran, Ambati Rayudu, Mitchell Santner, Krishnappa Gowtham.
Retained Players– R Jadeja (16 crores), Mahendra Singh Dhoni (12 crores), Moeen Ali (8 crores), R Gaikwad (6 crores).
Remaining Purse Value- 48 cr
KOLKATA KNIGHT RIDERS
Released Players– Shivam Mavi, Sandeep Warrier, Karuna Nair, Kuldeep Yadav, Shakib Al Hasan, Vaibhav Arora, Lockie Ferguson, Pawan Negi, Ben Cutting, Tim Seifert, Sheldon Jackson, Dinesh Karthik, Harbhajan Singh, Rahul Tripathy, Pat Cummins, M Prasidh Krishna, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Tim Southee, Kamlesh Nagarkoti.
Retained Players– Andre Russell (12 crores), V Chakravarthy (8 crores), Venkatesh Iyer (8 crores), S Narine ( 6 crores).
Remaining Purse Value- 54 cr
Released Players – Kagiso Rabada, Marcus Stoinis, Shikhar Dhawan, Sam Billings, Ben Dwarshuis, Ajinkya Rahane, Ravichandran Ashwin, Tom Curran, Steve Smith, Vishnu Vinod, Lalit Yadav, Avesh Khan, Shreyas Iyer, Umesh Yadav, Amit Mishra, Ishant Sharma, Ripal Patel, Shimron Hetmyer, Kulwant Khejroliya, Pravin Dubey, Lukman Hussain Meriwala.
Remaining Purse Value- 47.5 cr
Released Players – KL Rahul, Harpreet Brar, Ishan Porel, Utkarsh Singh, Shahrukh Khan, Aiden Markram, Moises Henriques, Mandeep Singh, Jalaj Saxena, Chris Jordan, Deepak Hooda, Ravi Bishnoi, Sarfaraz Khan, Chris Gayle, Adil Rashid, Mohammed Shami, Nathan Ellis, Saurabh Kumar, Darshan Nalkande, Nicholas Pooran, Fabian Allen, Murugan Ashwin, Prabhsimran Singh.
Retained Players– Mayank Agarwal (12 crores), Arshdeep Singh (4 crores).
Remaining Purse Value- 74 cr
Released Players – Tabraiz Shamsi, Anuj Rawat, Oshane Thomas, Shivam Dube, David Miller, Jaydev Unadkat, Glenn Phillips, Kuldip Yadav, Evin Lewis, Kartik Tyagi, Mahipal Lomror, Manan Vohra, Mayank Markande, Liam Livingstone, Rahul Tewatia, K.C. Cariappa, Riyan Parag, Shreyas Gopal, Chris Morris, Akash Singh, Mustafizur Rahim, Chetan Sakariya.
Retained Players – Sanju Samson (14 crores), Jos Butler (10 crores), Yasashvi Jaiswal (4 crores).
Remaining Purse Value- 62 cr
ROYAL CHALLENGERS BANGALORE
Released Players – Scott Kuggeleijn, Wanindu Hasaranga, Devdutt Padikkal, Tim David, Kyle Jamieson, Akash Deep, Suyesh Prabhudessai, AB de Villiers, Sachin Baby, Pavan Deshpande, Harshal Patel, George Garton, Mohammed Azharuddin, Rajat Patidar, Shahbaz Ahmed, Tim David, KS Bharat, Dan Christian, Yuzvendra Chahal, Navdeep Saini, Dushmantha Chameera.
Remaining Purse Value- 57 cr
Released Players – Roosh Kalariya, Quinton de Cock, Arjun Tendulkar, Natan Coulter -Nile, Trent Boult, Jimmy Neesham, Jayant Yadav, Piyush Chawla, AnmolPreet Singh, Yudhvir Charak, Ishan Kishan, Aditya Tare, Saurabh Tiwary, Dhawal Kulkarni, Marco Jansen, Krunal Pandya, Adam Milne, Chris Lynn, Rahul Chahar, Hardik Pandya, Ankul Roy.
Remaining Purse Value- 48 cr
Released Players – Rashid Khan, Wriddhiman Saha, Khaleel Ahmed, S Rutherford, Sandeep Sharma, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Shreevats Goswami, KedarYadav, David Warner, Mohammad Nabi, Abhishek Sharma, Basil Thampi, Jason Roy, Jason Holder, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jagdeesha Suchit, Virat Singh, Priyam Garg, T Natarajan, Shahbaz Nadeem, Manish Pandey, Vijay Shankar, Siddharth Kaul.
Retained Players Of SRH – Kane Williamson (14 crores), Abdul Samad (4 crores), Umran Malik (4 crores).
Remaining Purse Value- 68 cr