IPL Auction Players List 2023: The next season of IPL in 2023 is still a few months away but the franchises were hard at work already during the players’ transfer window of the cash-rich league. Delhi Capitals, Mumbai Indians, Kings XI Punjab, Rajasthan Royals and Kolkata Knight Riders were the five IPL teams which swapped players between themselves during the trading window with the current champions being the most active team to bring in new players.
IPL 2023 Players Trading
Below is the complete IPL Auction players list 2023 trade:
Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) ended their association with R Ashwin, who captained the team during the last two seasons. The franchise traded the Indian off-spinner to Delhi Capitals.
After playing 100 IPL games for Rajasthan Royals, the franchise opted to trade the Indian Test vice-captain to Delhi Capitals on the final day of the transfer window.
The New Zealand left-arm pacer was traded to defending champions Mumbai Indians by Delhi Capitals. Boult, who was a part of the IPL franchise from the capital, will now play under Rohit Sharma.
The right-arm pacer remains the only uncapped Indian player having scalped a five-wicket haul in the IPL and he was traded to Rajasthan Royals from Kings XI Punjab.
Delhi Capitals traded the West Indian allrounder to Mumbai Indians.
The right-arm pacer made a return to the Mumbai Indians unit after Rajasthan Royals decided to trade him.
Earlier this year, the legspinner was traded to Delhi Capitals by Mumbai Indians and the youngster, even before playing a game for DC, was traded to Rajasthan Royals.
Rahul Tewatia made a return to Rajasthan Royals, a franchise with whom he began his IPL journey in 2014, after Delhi Capitals traded the bowling allrounder.
Rajasthan Royals traded Krishnappa Gowtham, who played 22 matches of the team across the last two IPL seasons, to KXIP.
The left-arm spinner from Karnataka, who replaced the injured Harshal Patel at Delhi Capitals during the last season will play for Kings XI Punjab after being traded by DC.
IPL Auction Players List 2023: Retained & Released Players List
1. Mumbai Indians
Players Released: Yuvraj Singh, Evin Lewis, Adam Milne, Jason Behrendorff, Barinder Sran, Ben Cutting and Pankaj Jaiswal, Beuran Hendricks, Rasikh Salam and Alzarri Joseph.
Players Retained: Rohit Sharma, Hardik Pandya, Kieran Pollard, Quinton de Kock, Mitchell McClenaghan, Jasprit Bumrah, Lasith Malinga, Krunal Pandya, Suryakumar Yadav, Anmolpreet Singh, Trent Boult, Rahul Chahar, Ishan Kishan, Anukul Roy, Dhawal Kulkarni, Aditya Tare, Sherfane Rutherford, Jayant Yadav.
Purse Remaining: Rs 13.05 crore
2. Royal Challengers Bangalore
Players Released: Shimron Hetmeyer, Dale Steyn, Marcus Stoinis, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Colin de Grandhomme, Tim Southee.
Players Retained: Squad: Virat Kohli, Moeen Ali, Yuzvendra Chahal, AB de Villiers, Parthiv Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Pawan Negi, Umesh Yadav, Gurkeerat Mann, Devdutt Padikkal, Shivam Dube, Washington Sundar, Navdeep Saini.
Purse Remaining: Rs 27.90 crore
3. Sunrisers Hyderabad
Players Released: Shakib al Hasan, Yusuf Pathan, Martin Guptill, Deepak Hooda and Ricky Bhui.
Players Retained: Kane Williamson, David Warner, Manish Pandey, Vijay Shankar, Rashid Khan, Mohammad Nabi, Abhishek Sharma, Jonny Bairstow, Wriddhiman Saha, Shreevats Goswami, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Khaleel Ahmed, Sandeep Sharma, Siddarth Kaul, Shahbaz Nadeem, Billy Stanlake, Basil Thampi, T Natarajan.
Purse Remaining: Rs 17.00 crore
4. Rajasthan Royals
Players Released: Ashton Turner, Oshane Thomas, Shubham Ranjane, Prashant Chopra, Ish Sodhi, Aryaman Birla, Jaydev Unadkat, Rahul Tripathi, Stuart Binny, Liam Livingstone, Sudheshan Midhun.
Players Retained: Steve Smith (captain), Sanju Samson, Jofra Archer, Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler, Riyan Parag, Shashank Singh, Shreyas Gopal, Mahipal Lomror, Varun Aaron, Manan Vohra, Mayank Markande, Rahul Tewatia, Ankit Rajpoot
Purse Remaining: Rs 28.90 crore
5. Delhi Capitals
Players Released: Chris Morris, Colin Ingram, Hanuma Vihari, Ankush Bains, Colin Munro, Bandaru Ayyappa, Manjot Kalra, Jalaj Saxena, Nathu Singh.
Players Retained: Shreyas Iyer, Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Rishabh Pant, Ishant Sharma, Amit Mishra, Avesh Khan, Sandeep Lamichhane, Kagiso Rabada, Keemo Paul, Axar Patel, Harshal Patel, R Ashwin, Ajinkya Rahane.
Purse Remaining: Rs 27.85 crore
6. Kolkata Knight Riders
Players Released: Robin Uthappa, Chris Lynn, Anrich Nortje, Piyush Chawla, Joe Denly, Yarra Prithviraj, Nikhik Naik, KC Cariappa, Matthew Kelly, Shrikant Mundhe and Carlos Brathwaite.
Players Retained: Dinesh Karthik, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Kuldeep Yadav, Shubman Gill, Lockie Ferguson, Nitish Rana, Sandeep Warrier, Harry Gurney, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Shivam Mavi, Siddhesh Lad.
Purse Remaining: Rs 35.65 crore
7. Kings XI Punjab
Players Released: David Miller, Moises Henriques, Sam Curran, Andrew Tye, Varun Chakravarthy, Prabhsimran Singh, Agnivesh Ayachi.
Players Retained: KL Rahul, Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, Karun Nair, Sarfaraz Khan, Nicholas Pooran, Mandeep Singh, K Gowtham, Mohammed Shami, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Arshdeep Singh, Hardus Viljoen, M Ashwin, J Suchith, Harpreet Brar, Darshan Nalkande.
Purse Remaining: Rs 42.70 crore
8. Chennai Super Kings
Players Released: Chaitanya Bishnoi, Sam Billings, Dhruv Shorey, David Willey and Mohit Sharma.
Players Retained: MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina, Faf du Plessis, Ambati Rayudu, M Vijay, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shane Watson, Dwayne Bravo, Kedar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja, Mitchell Santner, Monu Kumar, N Jagadeesan, Harbhajan Singh, Karn Sharma, Imran Tahir, Deepak Chahar, KM Asif.
Purse Remaining: Rs 14.60 crore