Hardik Pandya, Rashid Khan, KL Rahul and David Warner were among the prominent players not to retained by their respective Indian Premier League (IPL) franchises ahead of next year’s mega auction. In total, 19 Indians were retained and eight overseas players. Ahmedabad and Lucknow, the two new franchises, will now be allowed to sign three players before December 25 – two Indians and one overseas from those that have been released.
Here’s the complete list of players retained by each team.
IPL 2022 Retention: Complete list of retained players, remaining salary purse for mega auction
Chennai Super Kings
Ravindra Jadeja, MS Dhoni, Moeen Ali, Ruturaj Gaikwad
Rishabh Pant, Axar Patel, Prithvi Shaw, Anrich Nortje
Kolkata Knight Riders
Andre Russell, Varun Chakravarthy, Venkatesh Iyer, Sunil Narine
Rohit Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah, Suryakumar Yadav, Kieron Pollard
Mayank Agarwal, Arshdeep Singh
Sanju Samson, Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal
Royal Challengers Bangalore
Virat Kohli, Glenn Maxwell, Mohammed Siraj
Kane Williamson, Abdul Samad, Umran Malik