The Auction date is out recently. The IPL Auction 2021 is scheduled to take place on 18 February from 3 p.m. onwards. IPL Auction will be held in Chennai. However, the previous year IPL Auction was held in Kolkata. This is the first time where IPL Auction will be held in Chennai. Most IPL Auction was held in Bangalore previously.
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IPL 2021 Auction Date: 1097 Players Registered
This year 1097 players from around the world have registered for IPL Auction. Out of these 1097 players, 38 players are from South Africa, 56 players from West Indies, and 42 players are from Australia. Of these 1097 players, 207 players including 21 Indian players had played on the International platform. 863 Players included 743 Indian players who had not played in their national team yet. 27 Players registered in IPL Auction from Associated Countries.
IPL 2021 Auction Date: Full Squad
Here are the full squads of IPL Teams after releasing the players.
Retained Players: Sanju Samson, Jofra Archer, Jos Buttler, Ben Stokes, Manan Vohra, Mayank Markande, Rahul Tewatia, Mahipal Lomror, Robin Uthappa, Riyan Parag, Shreyas Gopal, Jaydev Unadkat, Andrew Tye, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Kartik Tyagi, Anuj Rawat, David Miller,
Released Players: Steve Smith, Anirudha Joshi, Ankit Rajpoot, Akash Singh, Tom Curran, Oshane Thomas, Shashank Singh, Varun Aaron
Retained Players: Shreyas Iyer, Amit Mishra, Ajinkya Rahane, Avesh Khan, Axar Patel, Ishant Sharma, Harshal Patel, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje,R Ashwin, Prithvi Shaw, Daniel Sams, Rishabh Pant, Shimron Hetmyer, Marcus Stoinis, Shikhar Dhawan, Lalit Yadav, Pravin Dubey, Chris Woakes
Released Players: Alex Carey, Jason Roy, Mohit Sharma, Keemo Paul, Tushar Deshpande, Sandeep Lamichhane
Kolkata Knight Riders
Retained Players: Shubman Gill, Eoin Morgan, Rahul Tripathi, Andre Russell, Dinesh Karthik, Pat Cummins, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Kuldeep Yadav, Tim Seifert, Lockie Ferguson, Prasidh Krishna, Sandeep Warrier, Rinku Singh, Shivam Mavi, Sunil Narine, Nitish Rana, Varun Chakravarthy,
Released Players: Nikhil Naik, Chris Green, Tom Banton, Harry Gurney, M Siddharth, Siddhesh Lad
Retained Players: Saurabh Tiwary, Rohit Sharma, Chris Lynn, Aditya Tare, Anmolpreet Singh, Rahul Chahar, Anukul Roy, Dhawal Kulkarni, Krunal Pandya, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Ishan Kishan, Jasprit Bumrah, Jayant Yadav, Quinton de, Suryakumar Yadav, Trent Boult, Mohsin Khan
Released Players: Mitchell McCleneghan, Prince Balwant Rai, James Pattinson, Digvijay Deshmukh, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Lasith Malinga, Sherfane Rutherford
Chennai Super Kings
Retained Players: MS Dhoni, R Sai Kishore, Suresh Raina, Dwayne Bravo, Ambati Rayudu, Sam Curran, KM Asif, Ravindra Jadeja, Deepak Chahar, Karn Sharma, Faf du Plessis, N Jagadeesan, Lungi Ngidi, Mitchell Santner, Imran Tahir, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shardul Thakur, Josh Hazlewood,
Released Players: Monu Singh, Kedar Jadhav, Piyush Chawla, Shane Watson, Murali Vijay, Harbhajan Singh.
Royal Challengers Bangalore
Retained Players: Virat Kohli, Kane Richardson, AB de Villiers, Shahbaz Ahmed, Joshua Phillipe, Devdutt Padikkal, Mohammed Siraj, Navdeep Saini, Yuzvendra Chahal, Pavan Deshpande, Adam Zampa, Washington Sundar
Released Players: Shivam Dube, Isuru Udana, Aaron Finch, Parthiv Patel, Umesh Yadav, Moeen Ali, Dale Steyn, Pawan Negi, Gurkeerat Mann, Chris Morris. RCB release big names before IPL 2021 auction.
Kings XI Punjab
Retained Players: Mayank Agarwal, Prabhsimran Singh, KL Rahul, Ravi Bishnoi, Arshdeep Singh, Chris Gayle, Deepak Hooda, Darshan Nalkande, M Ashwin, Harpreet Brar, Mandeep Singh, Mohammed Shami, Nicholas Pooran, Sarfaraz Khan, Ishan Porel, Chris Jordan
Released Players: Tejinder Singh Dhillon, Glenn Maxwell, Jagadeesha Suchith, James Neesham, Sheldon Cottrell, Karun Nair, Mujeeb Zadran, Hardus Viljoen, Krishnappa Gowtham,
Retained Players: Shreevats Goswami, David Warner, Abdul Samad, Abhishek Sharma, Mitchell Marsh, Basil Thampi, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Wriddhiman Saha, Priyam Garg, T Natarajan, Jonny Bairstow, Siddarth Kaul, Kane Williamson, Manish Pandey, Sandeep Sharma, Mohammad Nabi, Shahbaz Nadeem, Khaleel Ahmed, Rashid Khan, Vijay Shankar, Virat Singh, Jason Holder
Released Players:Sanjay Yadav, Billy Stanlake, Prithviraj Yarra, Sandeep Bavanaka, Fabian Allen (source)
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IPL 2021 Auction Date: Telecast Details
IPL Auction 2021 will be telecast on Star Sports Network.