In this season of IPL, all the teams have released some of their players and the players who are retained in their respective squads will be head of the team before the mega auction in 2022.
Here’s a list of conserved cricketers and discharged cricketers on their squads accordingly
Discharged cricketers:- M Siddharth, Nikhil Naik, Siddhesh Lad, Chris Green, Tom Banton
Conserved Cricketers:- The Indian glovesman, Dinesh Karthik, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Kuldeep Yadav, the young batsman, Nitish Rana, Shivam Mavi, the Indian batmsan, Sandeep Warrier, Shubman Gill, Eoin Morgan (c), Pat Cummins, Rahul Tripathi, Varun Chakravarthy and few others.
Discharged players:- Kedar Jadhav, the Australian batmsan, Shane Watson, Piyush Chawla, Murali Vijay, Harbhajan Singh
Conserved Players:- The former Indian skipper, MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina, the Indian batsman, Ambati Rayudu, Faf Du Plessis, Sam Curran, Ravi Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Ruturaj Gaikwad, the kiwi spinnner, Mitchell Santner, Josh Hazlewood, Shardul Thakur, Karn Sharma, Imran Tahir, Deepak Chahar, Lungi Ngidi and few others.
Discharged Cricketers:- The Sri Lankan pacer, Lasith Malinga, Coulter-Nile, Mitchell McClenaghan, Rutherford, Pattinson, Dig Vijay.
Conserved Cricketers:- Rohit Sharma, Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav, de Kock, Anmolpreet Singh, Aditya Tare, Chris Lynn, Saurabh Tiwary, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Jayant Yadav, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohsin Khan, Rahul Chahar, Anukul Roy.
Discharged players:- Sanjay Yadav, Sandeep Bhavanka, Billy Stanlake and Yarra Prithviraj
Conserved Players:- David Warner, Manish Pandey, Kane Williamson, Jonny Bairstow, W Saha, Priyam Garg, Rashid Khan, Vijay Shankar, Mohammad Nabi, Abhishek Sharma, Mitchell Marsh, Jason Holder, Abdul Samad, T Natarajan, Khaleel Ahmed, Sandeep Sharma, Basil Thampi, Shahbaz Nadeem, Siddarth Kaul, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and few others.
Released players:- Keemo Paul, Sandeep Lamichhane, Alex Carey, Mohit Sharma, Tushar Deshpande, Jason Roy
Retained Players:- Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant, Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, R Ashwin, Ishant Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane, Axar Patel, Amit Mishra, Avesh Khan, Marcus Stoinis, Shimron Hetmyer, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Chris Woakes, and few others.
Dishcarged Cricketers:- Chris Morris, Aaron Finch, Moeen Ali, Isuru Udana, Shivam Dube, Umesh Yadav, Pawan Negi, Gurkeerat Mann
Retained Cricketers:- Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Yuzvendra Chahal, Devdutt Padikkal, Josh Philippe, Mohammad Siraj, Washington Sundar, Navdeep Saini, Shahbaz Ahmed, Pawan Deshpande, Adam Zampa, Kane Richardson
Discharged Cricketers:- Steven Smith, Ankit Rajpoot, Oshane Thomas, Varun Aaron, Tom Curran, Anirudha Joshi, Akash Singh and Shashank Singh
Conserved Cricketers:- Sanju Samson (Captain), Manan Vohra, David Miller, Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Ben Stokes, Rahul Tewatia, Mahipal Lomror, Riyan Parag, Jofra Archer, Jaydev Unadkat, Kartik Tyagi, Shreyas Gopal, and few others.
Discharged Cricketers:- Glenn Maxwell, Sheldon Cottrell, Krishnappa Gowtham, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Jimmy Neesham, and Karun Nair
Conserved Cricketers:- The Indian batsman, KL Rahul, Gayle, Pooran, Shami, Mandeep Singh, Mayank Agarwal, Ravi Bishnoi, Prabhsimran, Deepak Hooda, Arshdeep Singh, Chris Jordan, M Ashwin Arshdeep, Harpreet Brar and few others.