List of Players Released & Retained By All 8 IPL Teams – On 19th December, Monday IPL official website displayed a list which grabbed lot of attention from all over the world. What was the craze about? So we checked in by tuning to the IPL official website. The title read, “VIVO IPL 2017 Player retention list”. IPL 2017 is supposed to be biggest IPL ever as it is the tenth anniversary of IPL. List of retained players means the players which teams have retained before the IPL Auction 2017. Why did IPL Retained Players List made a buzz in cricket world? Well many players were missing out from list which was very surprising. So what will happen with these players? Well these players are released by the IPL franchise and would be available for IPL Auction 2017. Teams can buy them back into the side in IPL 2017 Auction at some cheaper amount.
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IPL 2017: List of Players Released By IPL Franchise
IPL 2017 Released Players List – Big names were missing out from December 19 list. Big names include Dale Steyn, Ishant Sharma, John Hastings who have represented national teams on International duty. Over 40 players were released by the franchise and all players will have to find their new teams during IPL 2017 Auctions. Dale Steyn had earlier opted out of IPL due to injury. The number of players each team has released shows that franchise are here for serious business and only performers are here to stay. Here is the full list of players released by IPL Teams.
Rising Pune Supergiants – Kevin Petersen, Ishant Sharma, Irfan Pathan, Thisara Perera, RP Singh, Scott Boland, M Ashwin, Peter Handscomb, Saurabh Tiwary, George Bailey, Albie Morkel.
Gujarat Lions – Dale Steyn, Paras Dogra, Eklavya Dwivedi, Pravin Tambe, Sarabjeet Ladda, Umang Sharma, Amit Mishra, Akash Deep Nath.
Kings XI Punjab – Mitchell Johnson, Risihi Dhawan, Kyle Abbott, Farhan Behardien.
Kolkata Knight Riders – Morne Morkel, Brad Hogg, Jason Holder, Colin Munro, Jaydev Unadkat, Rajagopal Sathish, Manan Sharma, Shaun Tait.
Mumbai Indians – Marchant De Lange, Corey Anderson, Unmukt Chand, Nathu Singh, Akshay Wakhare, Kishore Pramod Kamath, Martin Guptill, Jerome Taylor.
Royal Challengers Bangalore – Abu Nechim Ahmed, Varun Aaron, David Weise, Kane Richardson, Vikramjeet Malik, Pravin Dubey, Akshay Karnewar, Vikas Tokas, Parveez Rasool, Chris Jordon.
Sunrisers Hyderabad – Ashish Reddy, Karn Sharma, Eoin Morgan, Aditya Tare, Tirumalasetti Suman, Trent Boult.
Delhi Daredevils – Nathan Coulter-Nile, Imran Tahir, Joel Paris, Pawan Negi, Pawan Suyal, Akhil Arvind Herwadkar, Mahipal Lomror.
VIVO IPL 2017 Full List of Players Retained by All 8 IPL Teams
IPL Retained Players List – Total 140+ players were retained on Monday. The list inckuded 44 overseas players. The teams have let out all the players who had not performed on given ocassion. By releasing them, they have kept their spending amount higher. Retaining players which have played a crucial role in previous edition have maintained their place for IPL 2017. Here is the complete list of players retained by IPL Teams before IPL Auction 2017.
|Player Name||Bid Amount||Team|
|M S Dhoni||125,000,000||RPS|
|Faf Du Plessis||40,000,000||RPS|
|Akshar Rajesh Patel||7,500,000||KXIP|
|Gurkeerat Mann Singh||13,000,000||KXIP|
|Shardul Narendra Thakur||2,000,000||KXIP|
|Nikhil Shankar Naik||3,000,000||KXIP|
|Kuldeep Singh Yadav||4,000,000||KKR|
|Shakib Al Hasan||28,000,000||KKR|
|Ankit Singh Rajpoot||15,000,000||KKR|
|Ranganath Vinay Kumar||29,950,000||MI|
|Siddhesh Dinesh Lad||1,000,000||MI|
|Quinton de Kock||35,000,000||DD|
|Syed Khaleel Ahmed||1,000,000||DD|
|AB de Villiers||95,000,000||RCB|
|Yuzvendra Singh Chahal||1,000,000||RCB|
|Mandeep Hardev Singh||8,000,000||RCB|
|Sarfaraz Naushad Khan||5,000,000||RCB|
|Barinder Singh Sran||12,000,000||SRH|