List of Players released and retained for the IPL 2024 Auction: A detailed overview

Every edition of the Indian Premier League has improvised by introducing new concepts that not only retain the existing fans but also attract the upcoming fans of the tournament. Recently, all ten franchises have announced a list of players released and retained for the IPL 2024 auction. Importantly, the trading panel will be open till 12th December 2023.

All the teams submitted their list of retained and released players for IPL 2024 on 26th November 2023(Sunday). After the completion of the World Cup 2023; Indian fans are keen on the latest updates of the upcoming tournament. Especially, fans are eager to explore the list of players released and retained for the IPL 2024 auction by different teams.

Some franchises released players to have a better purse value remaining ahead of the mini-auction. Whereas, few franchises have released and retained players to provide a strong batting and bowling line-up to their team.

Many fans were left stunned about Hardik Pandya returning back to his original team Mumbai Indians, where the all-rounder began his IPL journey.

As of now, Hardik Pandya is included in the list of retained players as he had been traded from Gujarat Titans to Mumbai Indians.

Sunrisers Hyderabad retained the maximum number of 21 players whereas Kolkata Knight Riders retained a minimum of 13 players.

Similarly, Kolkata Knight Riders released a maximum number of 12 players whereas Punjab Kings released only 4  players.

Players released and retained for the IPL 2024 auction

List of Players released and retained for the IPL 2024 auction: Detailed Overview of all the franchises

Here is the list of players released and retained for the IPL 2024 auction. This includes the players in the retained list who have been traded to other IPL teams. 

Some of the key players released and retained for the IPL 2024 auction from different franchises as shown below:

1. Chennai Super Kings (CSK): List of Players released and retained for the IPL 2024

List of Retained Players:

S.NoRetained Players by CSK
1.MS Dhoni (C/Wk)
2.Moeen Ali
3.Deepak Chahar
4.Devon Conway  (Wk)
5.Tushar Deshpande
6.Shivam Dube
7.Ruturaj Gaikwad
8.Rajvardhan Hangargekar
9.Ravindra Jadeja
10.Ajay Mandal
11.Mukesh Choudhary
12.Matheesha Pathirana
13.Ajinkya Rahane
14.Shaik Rasheed
15.Mitchell Santner
16.Simarjeet Singh
17.Nishant Sindhu
18.Prashant Solanki
19.Maheesh Theekshana

List of Released Players:

S.No Released Players by CSK
1. Ben Stokes
2.Dwaine Pretorius
3.Bhagath Varma
4.Subhranshu Senapati
5.Ambati Rayudu
6.Kyle Jamieson
7.Akash Singh
8.Sisanda Magala.

2. Gujarat Titans (GT): List of Players released and retained for the IPL 2024

List of Retained Players:

S.NoRetained Players  by GT
1.Hardik Pandya (Captain / Traded to Mumbai Indians)
2.David Miller
3.Shubman Gill
4.Matthew Wade
5.Wriddhiman Saha
6.Kane Williamson
7. Abhinav Manohar
8. B Sai Sudharsan
9.Darshan Nalkande
10.Jayant Yadav
11.Vijay Shankar
12.Rahul Tewatia
13.Rashid Khan
14. Mohammed Shami
15.Noor Ahmad
16. Sai Kishore
17.Joshua Little
18.Mohit Sharma

List of Released Players:

S.No Released Players by GT
1.Yash Dayal
2. KS Bharat
3.Shivam Mavi
4.Pradeep Sangwan
5.Urvil Patel
6.Odean Smith
7.Alzarri Joseph
8.Dasun Shanaka

3. Mumbai Indians (MI): List of Players released and retained for the IPL 2024

List of Retained Players:

S.NoRetained Players by MI
1.Rohit Sharma (C)
2. Ishan Kishan
3.Suryakumar Yadav
4.Dewald Brevis
5.N. Tilak Verma
6.Tim David
7. Vishnu Vinod
8.Arjun Tendulkar
9.Cameron Green
10.Shams Mulani
11.Nehal Wadhera
12.Jasprit Bumrah
13.Kumar Kartikeya
14. Piyush Chawla
15.Akash Madhwal
16.Jason Behrendorff
17.Romario Shepherd ( Traded to Lucknow Super Giants)

List of Released Players:

S.NoPlayers released by MI
1.Mohd. Arshad Khan
2.Ramandeep Singh
3.Hrithik Shokeen
4.Raghav Goyal
5. Jofra Archer
6.Tristan Stubbs
7.Duan Jansen
8.Jhye Richardson
9.Riley Meredith
10.Chris Jordan
11.Sandeep Warrier

4. Lucknow Super Giants (LSG): List of Players released and retained for the IPL 2024

List of Retained Players:

S.NoRetained Players by LSG
1.KL Rahul (C)
2. Quinton de Kock
3. Nicholas Pooran
4. Ayush Badoni
5.Kyle Mayers
6.Marcus Stoinis
7. Deepak Hooda
8.Ravi Bishnoi
9.Naveen ul Haq
10. Krunal Pandya
11.Yudhvir Singh
12. Prerak Mankad
13.Yash Thakur
14.Amit Mishra
15. Mark Wood
16. Mayank Yadav
17.Mohsin Khan
18.Devdutt Padikkal (traded player from Rajasthan Royals)

List of Released Players:

S.NoPlayers released by LSG
1.Jaydev Unadkat
2.Daniel Sams
3.Manan Vohra
4.Swapnil Singh
5.  Karan Sharma
6.Arpit Guleria
7.Suryansh Shedge
8.Karun Nair

5. Delhi Capitals (DC): List of Players released and retained for the IPL 2024

List of Retained Players:

S.NoRetained Players by DC
1.Rishabh Pant (C)
2.  David Warner
3.Pravin Dubey
4.Vicky Ostwal
5.Prithvi Shaw
6.Anrich Nortje
7.Abishek Porel
8.Kuldeep Yadav
9.Axar Patel
10. Lungi Ngidi
11.Lalit Yadav
12.Khaleel Ahmed
13.Mitchell Marsh
14.Ishant Sharma
15.Yash Dhull
16.Mukesh Kumar
17.Mohsin Khan
18.Devdutt Padikkal (traded player from Rajasthan Royals)

List of Released Players:

S.NoPlayers released by DC
1.Rilee Rossouw
2.Chetan Sakariya
3.Manish Pandey
4.Rovman Powell
5.  Phil Salt
6.Mustafizur Rahman
7.Kamlesh Nagarkoti
8.Ripal Patel
9.Aman Khan
10.Sarfaraz Khan
11.Priyam Garg

6. Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB): List of Players released and retained for the IPL 2024

List of Retained Players:

S.NoRetained Players by RCB
1.Faf du Plessis (C)
2.Virat Kohli
3.Glenn Maxwell
4.Dinesh Karthik
5.Rajat Patidar
6. Anuj Rawat
7.Abishek Porel
8.Suyash Prabhudessai
9.Will Jacks
10.Mahipal Lomror
11.Karn Sharma
12.Manoj Bhandage
13.Vyshak Vijaykumar
14.Akash Deep
15.Mohammed Siraj
16.Reece Topley
17.Himanshu Sharma
18.Rajan Kumar
19.Mayank Dagar (traded player from Sunrisers Hyderabad)

List of Released Players:

S.NoPlayers released by RCB
1.Wanindu Hasaranga
2.Harshal Patel
3.Josh Hazlewood
4.Finn Allen
5.Michael Bracewell
6.David Willey
7.Wayne Parnell
8.Sonu Yadav
9.Avinash Singh
10.Siddarth Kaul
11.Kedar Jadhav

7. Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR): List of Players released and retained for the IPL 2024

List of Retained Players:

S.NoRetained Players by KKR
1.Nitish Rana (C)
2.Rinku Singh
3. Rahmanullah Gurbaz
4.Shreyas Iyer
5.Sunil Narine
6.Andre Russell
7.Jason Roy
8.Suyash Sharma
9.Anukul Roy
10.Venkatesh Iyer
11.Harshit Rana
12.Vaibhav Arora
13.Varun Chakaravarthy

List of Released Players:

S.NoPlayers released by KKR
1.Shakib Al Hasan
2.Litton Das
3.Aarya Desai
4.David Wiese
5.Narayan Jagadeesan
6.Mandeep Singh
7.Kulwant Khejroliya
8.Shardul Thakur
9.Lockie Ferguson
10.Umesh Yadav
11.Johnson Charles
12.Tim Southee

8. Rajasthan Royals (RR): List of Players released and retained for the IPL 2024

List of Retained Players:

S.NoRetained Players by RR
1.Sanju Samson (C)
2.Jos Buttler
3.Shimron Hetmyer
4.Dhruv Jurel
5.Yashasvi Jaiswal
6.Riyan Parag
7.Donovan Ferreira
8. Kunal Rathore
9.Kuldeep Sen
10.Ravichandran Ashwin
11.Navdeep Saini
12.Sandeep Sharma
13.Prasidh Krishna
14.Trent Boult
15.Adam Zampa
16.Yuzvendra Chahal
17.Avesh Khan (Traded player from Lucknow Super Giants)

List of Released Players:

S.NoPlayers released by RR
1.Joe Root
2.Jason Holder
3.Akash Vashisht
4.Abdul Basith
5.Kuldip Yadav
6.Obed McCoy
7.Murugan Ashwin
8.KM Asif
9.KC Cariappa

9. Punjab Kings (PBKS): List of Players released and retained for the IPL 2024

List of Retained Players:

S.NoRetained Players by PBKS
1.Shikhar Dhawan (C)
2.Matthew Short
3.Jitesh Sharma
4.Sikandar Raza
5.Rishi Dhawan
6.Prabhsimran Singh
7.Atharva Taide
8. Liam Livingstone
9.Arshdeep Singh
10.Sam Curran
11.Nathan Ellis
12.Kagiso Rabada
13.Harpreet Brar
14.Rahul Chahar
15.Vidwath Kaverappa
16.Harpreet Bhatia
17.Vidwath Kaverappa
18.Shivam Singh

List of Released Players:

S.NoPlayers released by PBKS
1. Mohit Rathee
2.Shahrukh Khan
3.Raj Bawa
4. Bhanuka Rajapaksa

10. Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH): List of Players released and retained for the IPL 2024

List of Retained Players:

S.NoRetained Players by SRH
1.Abdul Samad
2.Aiden Markram (C)
3. Rahul Tripathi
4. Heinrich Klaasen
5.Glenn Phillip
6.Heinrich Klaasen
7.Mayank Agarwal
8.Anmolpreet Singh
9.Nitish Kumar Reddy
10.Upendra Singh Yadav
11.Abhishek Sharma
12.Washington Sundar
13. Marco Jansen
14.Sanvir Singh
15.Bhuvneshwar Kumar
16.T Natarajan
17.Mohsin Khan
18.Mayank Markande
19.Umran Malik
20.Fazalhaq Farooqi
21.Shahbaz Ahmed ( Player traded from Royal Challengers Bangalore)

List of Released Players:

S.NoPlayers released by SRH
1. Harry Brook
2.Kartik Tyagi
3.Samarth Vyas
4.Vivrant Sharma
5.Adil Rashid
6.Akeal Hosein