IPL 2021 Auction: The Indian Premier League season 14th preparation has begun in full swing and on Wednesday, IPL teams announced their list of released and retained players ahead of the IPL 2021 auctions. CSK, KKR, RR, DC, MI, SRH, RCB and KXIP did their chopping and changing to increase the money in their wallet ahead of the February auction.
Interestingly, there were quite a few names like Steve Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Aaron Finch, Chris Morris, Alex Carey, Keemo Paul, Tom Banton who faced the axe and are without an IPL contract.
Meanwhile, here’s how the players and fans reacted to the teams’ list of released and retained players.
— Lovepreet Singh (@imLovepreetS) January 20, 2021
— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) January 20, 2021
MI should go for Maxwell. Off spinner and a pace power hitter. If any team can get him to perform, it is this team.
— The Armchair Critic (@DArmChairCritic) January 20, 2021
— Bruce Wayne (@BruceWayne_MSD) January 20, 2021
IPL Auction 2021 Updated Remaining Purse:
Chennai Super Kings – Rs 22.9cr
Kings XI Punjab – Rs 53.2cr.
Rajasthan Royals – Rs 34.85 cr.
Sunrisers Hyderabad – Rs 10.75cr
Delhi Capitals – Rs 9cr
Kolkata Knight Riders – Rs 10.85cr
Royal Challengers Bangalore – Rs 35.7cr
Mumbai Indians – 15.35cr