Bengaluru, Feb 17: The players auction for the 8th edition of Indian Premier League (IPL 8) is done and dusted. Now it is time to look forward for the on-field action starting on April 8.
Here are full squads after the auction
Chennai Super Kings (25 players, 9 overseas)
Funds remaining: Rs 70 lakhs
Retained Players (17): MS Dhoni, Ashish Nehra, Baba Aparajith, Brendon McCullum, Dwayne Bravo, Dwayne Smith, Faf du Plessis, Ishwar Chandra Pandey, Matt Henry, Mithun Manhas, Mohit Sharma, Pawan Negi, R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Samuel Badree, Suresh Raina, Ronit More.
Bought at auction (8): Michael Hussey, Irfan Pathan, Rahul Sharma, Kyle Abbott, Andrew Tye, Pratyush Singh, Ankush Bains, Eklavya Dwivedi
Released Players: Ben Hilfenhaus, John Hastings, Vijay Shankar, David Hussey
Delhi Daredevils (25, 9 overseas)
Funds remaining: Rs 1.35 crores
Retained (11): Jean-Paul Duminy, Kedar Jadhav, Manoj Tiwary, Mohammad Shami, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Quinton De Kock, Saurabh Tiwary, Shahbaz Nadeem, Mayank Agarwal, Imran Tahir, Jayant Yadav
Bought at auction (14): Yuvraj Singh, Angelo Mathews, Zaheer Khan, Amit Mishra, Shreyas Iyer, Gurinder Sandhu, Jaydev Unadkat, Domnic Joseph Muthuswamy, Albie Morkel, Travis Head, Marcus Stoinis, CM Gautam, Kona Srikar Bharat, KK Jiyaz
Released: Dinesh Karthik, HS Sharath, James Neesham, Jaydev Unadkat, Kevin Pietersen, Laxmi Ratan Shukla, Milind Kumar, Murali Vijay, Rahul Sharma, Rahul Shukla, Ross Taylor, Siddarth Kaul, Wayne Parnell
Kings XI Punjab (23, 7 overseas)
Funds remaining: Rs 9.2 crores
Retained (20): Axar Patel, Anureet Singh, Beuran Hendricks, David Miller, George Bailey, Glenn Maxwell, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Karanveer Singh, Manan Vora, Mandeep Singh, Mitchell Johnson, Parvinder Awana, Rishi Dhawan, Sandeep Sharma, Shardul Thakur, Shaun Marsh, Shivam Sharma, Thisara Perera, Virender Sehwag, Wriddhiman Saha.
Bought at auction (3): Murali Vijay, Nikhil Shankar Naik, Yogesh Gowalkar
Released: Cheteshwar Pujara, Lakshmipathy Balaji, Murali Kartik
Kolkata Knight Riders (23, 9 overseas)
Funds remaining: Rs 9.2 crores
Retained (16): Gautam Gambhir, Andre Russell, Chris Lynn, Kuldeep Yadav, Manish Pandey, Suryakumar Yadav, Morne Morkel, Patrick Cummins, Piyush Chawla, Robin Uthappa, Ryan ten Doeschate, Shakib Al Hasan, Sunil Narine, Umesh Yadav, Veer Pratap Singh, Yusuf Pathan.
Bought at auction (7): KC Cariappa, James Neesham, Brad Hogg, Aditya Garhwal, Sheldon Jackson, Sumit Narwal, Vaibhav Rawal
Released: Debabrata Das, Sayan Sekhar Mandal, Jacques Kallis
Mumbai Indians (26, 9 overseas)
Funds remaining: Rs 4.95 crores
Retained (16): Rohit Sharma, Aditya Tare, Ambati Rayudu, Corey Anderson, Harbhajan Singh, Jasprit Bumrah, Josh Hazlewood, Keiron Pollard, Lasith Malinga, Marchant de Lange, Pawan Suyal, Shreyas Gopal, Lendl Simmons, Unmukt Chand, R Vinay Kumar, Parthiv Patel.
Bought at auction (10): Aaron Finch, Pragyan Ojha, Abhimanyu Mithun, Mitchell McClenaghan, Aiden Blizzard, Hardik Pandya, Akshay Wakhare, Nitish Rana, Siddhesh Dinesh Lad, J Suchith
Released: Michael Hussey, Praveen Kumar, Ben Dunk, Pragyan Ojha, Jalaj Saxena, Krismar Santokie, Sushant Marathe, Apoorv Wankhade, Zaheer Khan, CM Gautam
Rajasthan Royals (25, 8 overseas)
Funds remaining: Rs 10.65 crores
Retained (19): Shane Watson, Abhishek Nayar, Ajinkya Rahane, Ankit Nagendra Sharma, Ben Cutting, Deepak Hooda, Dhawal Kulkarni, Dishant Yagnik, James Faulkner, Kane Richardson, Karun Nair, Pravin Tambe, Rahul Tewatia, Rajat Bhatia, Sanju Samson, Steven Smith, Stuart Binny, Tim Southee, Vikramjeet Malik.
Bought at auction (6): Christopher Morris, Juan Theron, Barinder Singh Saran, Dinesh Salunkhe, Sagar Trivedi, Pradeep Sahu
Released: Amit Mishra, Ankush Bains, Brad Hodge
Royal Challengers Bangalore (25, 9 overseas)
Funds remaining: Rs 2 crores
Retained (16): Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Chris Gayle, Mitchell Starc, Nic Maddinson, Varun Aaron, Yuzvendra Singh Chahal, Rilee Rossouw, Vijay Zol, Yogesh Takawale, Abu Nechim Ahmed, Harshal Patel, Ashoke Dinda, Sandeep Warrier, Manvinder Bisla, Iqbal Abdullah.
Bought at auction (9): Dinesh Karthik, Darren Sammy, David Wiese, Sean Abbott, Adam Milne, Sarfaraz Naushad Khan, Subramaniam Badrinath, Jalaj Saxena, Shishir Bhavane
Released: Albie Morkel, Muttiah Muralitharan, Ravi Rampaul, Sachin Rana, Shadab Jakati, Tanmay Mishra, Yuvraj Singh
Sunrisers Hyderabad (23, 8 overseas)
Funds remaining: Rs 9.35 crores
Retained (13): Shikhar Dhawan, Ashish Reddy, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Chama Milind, Dale Steyn, David Warner, Ishant Sharma, Karn Sharma, KL Rahul, Moises Henriques, Naman Ojha, Parveez Rasool, Ricky Bhui.
Bought at auction (10): Trent Boult, Praveen Kumar, Kevin Pietersen, Eoin Morgan, Ravi Bopara, Kane Williamson, Laxmi Ratan Shukla, Prasanth Padmanabhan, Hanuma Vihari, Siddarth Kaul
Released: Aaron Finch, Amit Mishra, Amit Paunikar, Brendan Taylor, Darren Sammy, Irfan Pathan, Jason Holder, Manprit Juneja, Prasanth Parameswaran, Srikkanth Anirudha, Venugopal Rao