The player auction for Indian Premier League 2019, the 12th edition of the tournament, will be on December 18 in Jaipur, the BCCI confirmed.
The player auction for Indian Premier League 2019, the 12th edition of the tournament, will be on December 18 in Jaipur, the BCCI confirmed.

The player auction for Indian Premier League 2019, the 12th edition of the tournament, will be on December 18 in Jaipur, the BCCI confirmed on Monday.

The auction will be held between 3 PM and 9:30 PM and will clash with day five of the second India vs Australia Test match at Perth.

Unlike previous auctions, this year’s auction will be a one day affair and a only 70 players — 50 Indians and 20 overseas — will be up grabs with eight teams left with a total purse of Rs 145.25 crore. Following the deadline for franchises to extend player contracts, 130 players including 44 overseas were retained by the eight IPL franchises.

Tainted Australian cricketers Steve Smith and David Warner, currently serving suspensions for their involvement in the ball-tampering scandal during the Cape Town Test in March this year, will return to the IPL 12, their franchises, Rajasthan Royals and Sunrisers Hyderabad, announced respectively on Thursday.

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Kings XI Punjab parted way with 2011 World Cup-winning member Yuvraj Singh, while Delhi Daredevils let go of Gautam Gambhir. The duo have been sent back to the auction pool. Shikhar Dhawan will be playing for Delhi Daredevils after a gap of six seasons.

Here’s the full list of retained and released players ahead of the IPL Auction 2019.

Kings XI Punjab

Traded in: Mandeep Singh

Traded out: Marcus Stoinis

Retained players: Chris Gayle, David Miller, Karun Nair, Mayank Agarwal, KL Rahul, R Ashwin, Ankit Rajpoot, Andrew Tye, Mujeeb ur Rahman

Released players: Axar Patel, Aaron Finch, Mohit Sharma, Barinder Sran, Yuvraj Singh, Ben Dwarshuis, Manoj Tiwary, Akshdeep Nath, Pardeep Sahu, Mayank Dagar, Manzoor Dar

Royal Challengers Bangalore

Traded in: Marcus Stoinis

Traded out: Quinton de Kock, Mandeep Singh

Retained players: Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Parthiv Patel, Washington Sundar, Pawan Negi, Moeen Ali, Colin de Grandhomme, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammed Siraj, Tim Southee, Umesh Yadav, Navdeep Saini, Kulwant Khejroliya, Nathan Coulter-Nile

Released players: Brendon McCullum, Chris Woakes, Corey Anderson, Sarfraz Khan

Kolkata Knight Riders

Retained players: Dinesh Karthik, Robin Uthappa, Chris Lynn, Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Shivam Mavi, Kuldeep Yadav, Piyush Chawla, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Prasidh Krishna

Released players: Mitchell Starc, Mitchell Johnson, Tom Curran, Cameron Delport, Javon Searles, Ishank Jaggi, Apoorv Wankhade, Vinay Kumar

Delhi Daredevils

Traded in: Shikhar Dhawan

Traded out: Vijay Shankar, Abhishek Sharma, Shahbaz Nadeem

Retained players: Shreyas Iyer, Prithvi Shaw, Rishabh Pant, Manjot Kalra, Colin Munro, Chris Morris, Jayant Yadav, Rahul Tewatia, Harshal Patel, Amit Mishra, Kagiso Rabada, Trent Boult, Sandeep Lamichhane, Avesh Khan

Released players: Gautam Gambhir, Jason Roy, Gurkeerat Mann, Glenn Maxwell, Mohammad Shami, Dan Christian, Sayan Ghosh, Liam Plunkett, Junior Dala, Naman Ojha

Chennai Super Kings

Retained players: MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina, Faf du Plessis, M Vijay, Shane Watson, Ravindra Jadeja, Mitchell Santner, David Willey, Dwayne Bravo, Kedar Jadhav, Ambati Rayudu, Sam Billings, Harbhajan Singh, Deepak Chahar, KM Asif, Lungi Ngidi, Imran Tahir, Karn Sharma, Dhruv Shorey, N Jagadeesan, Shardul Thakur, Monu Kumar, Chaitanya Bishnoi.

Released players: Mark Wood, Kanishk Seth, Kshitiz Sharma

Sunrisers Hyderabad

Traded in: Vijay Shankar, Abhishek Sharma, Shahbaz Nadeem

Traded out: Shikhar Dhawan

Retained plaers: David Warner, Yusuf Pathan, Rashid Khan, Shakib Al Hasan, Billy Stanlake, Kane Williamson, Mohammad Nabi, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Manish Pandey, T Natarajan, Ricky Bhui, Sandeep Sharma, Shreevats Goswami, Siddarth Kaul, Khaleel Ahmed, Basil Thampi, Deepak Hooda.

Released players: Sachin Baby, Tanmay Agarwal, Wriddhiman Saha, Chris Jordan, Carlos Brathwaite, Alex Hales, Bipul Sharma, Syed Mehdi Hasan

Rajasthan Royals

Retained players: Ajinkya Rahane, Krishnappa Gowtham, Sanju Samson, Shreyas Gopal, Aryaman Birla, S Midhun, Prashant Chopra, Stuart Binny, Rahul Tripathi, Dhawal Kulkarni, Mahipal Lomror, Jos Buttler, Ben Stokes, Steve Smith, Jofra Archer and Ish Sodhi

Released players: D’Arcy Short, Ben Laughlin, Heinrich Klaasen, Dane Paterson, Zahir Khan, Dushmantha Chameera, Jaydev Unadkat, Anureet Singh, Ankit Sharma and Jatin Saxena

Mumbai Indians

Traded in: Quinton de Kock

Retained players: Rohit Sharma (captain), Hardik Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah, Krunal Pandya, Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav, Mayank Markande, Rahul Chahar, Anukul Roy, Siddhesh Lad, Aditya Tare, Quinton de Kock, Kieron Pollard, Ben Cutting, Mitchell McClenaghan, Adam Milne, Jason Behrendorff.

Released players: Saurabh Tiwary, Pradeep Sangwan, Mohsin Khan, MD Nidheesh, Sharad Lumba, Tajinder Singh Dhillon, JP Duminy, Pat Cummins, Mustafizur Rahman, Akila Dananjaya

 

Tainted Australian cricketers Steve Smith and David Warner, currently serving suspensions for their involvement in the ball-tampering scandal during the Cape Town Test in March this year, will return to the Indian Premier League Season 12, their franchises, Rajasthan Royals and Sunrisers Hyderabad, announced respectively on Thursday.
Kings XI Punjab parted way with 2011 World Cup-winning member Yuvraj Singh, while Delhi Daredevils let go of Gautam Gambhir. The duo have been sent back to the auction pool. Shikhar Dhawan will be playing for Delhi Daredevils after a gap of six seasons.