IPL 2022: Big players who were not retained

Some big players like KL Rahul, David Warner, Rashid Khan have not been retained by their respective franchises ahead of the IPL 2022 mega auction

Arijit Barua
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The 8 old IPL teams have announced their retention list ahead of the IPL 2022 mega auction. Meanwhile, there are a few surprises in the retention list of each team. Each of the teams has released some of their big players ahead of the mega auction in January.

Sunrisers Hyderabad released David Warner and Rashid Khan ahead of the IPL 2022 season. We have seen David Warner has a great run in the T20 World Cup 2021. He will surely be a big but in the upcoming auction. Moreover, Delhi Capitals released Shreyas Iyer and Kagiso Rabada. Mumbai Indians release the Pandya brothers while RCB releases Yuzi Chahal and Devdutt Paddikal.

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David Warner released by SRH ahead of IPL 2022 auction |

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Meanwhile, Punjab Kings releases their skipper KL Rahul and Universe Boss Chris Gayle ahead of the mega auction. Moreover, Rajasthan Royals management decides to release Ben Stokes and Jofra Archer from their team. KKR management releases their biggest buy of the IPL 2020 season Pat Cummins ahead of the IPL 2022 season.

However, let's take a better look at the big players, who are not retained by their respective franchises.

Mumbai Indians

  1. Hardik Pandya
  2. Krunal Pandya
  3. Quinton De Kock

Chennai Super Kings

  1. Suresh Raina
  2. Faf Du Plessis

Kolkata Knight Riders

  1. Pat Cummins
  2. Subhman Gill
  3. Dinesh Kartik
  4. Eion Morgan

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Royal Challengers Bangalore

  1. Yuzvendra Chahal
  2. Devdutt Paddikal

Delhi Capitals

  1. Shreyas Iyer
  2. Kagiso Rabada
  3. Ravichandran Ashwin

Rajasthan Royals

  1. Ben Stokes
  2. Jofra Archer

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Sunrisers Hyderabad

  1. David Warner
  2. Rashid Khan

Punjab Kings

  1. KL Rahul
  2. Chris Gayle
  3. Mohammad Shami

Also Read: IPL 2022: Punjab Kings looking to remake the full squad

Except for the big players, there are a few more talented youngsters like Chetan Sakariya, Kartik Tyagi, Ravi Bishnoi, etc who are not retained by their franchise. But, they will surely earn a huge amount in the upcoming mega auction in January.

Shreyas Iyer Yuzvendra Chahal David Warner Suresh Raina Punjab Kings Rajasthan Royals Kl Rahul Rashid Khan Delhi Capitals Kagiso Rabada Royal Challengers Bangalore Ben Stokes Mumbai Indians Sunrisers Hyderabad Ipl 2022 Chennai Super Kings Kolkata Knight Riders Ipl Hardik Pandya