IPL 2021 Auction: 3 players CSK, MI, RR, DC, RCB, KKR, KXIP and SRH will likely release; Check out- The auction of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 is likely to be held on February 11 and the board has set January 20th as the deadline for the eight franchises to submit the list of retained and released players. However, it is final now that no mega auction will be conducted for the 14th edition of IPL (IPL 2021), instead, BCCI will conduct the mini-auctions.
IPL Auction 2021 Remaining Purse:
Chennai Super Kings – Rs 0.15 crore
Kings XI Punjab – Rs 16.5 crore.
Rajasthan Royals – Rs 14.75 crores
Sunrisers Hyderabad – Rs 10.1 crores
Delhi Capitals – Rs 9 crores
Kolkata Knight Riders – Rs 8.5 crores
Royal Challengers Bangalore – Rs 6.4 crores
Mumbai Indians – 1.95 crores
Chennai Super Kings (Remaining Purse- Rs 0.15 crore) – CSK wants to revamp their team as earlier announced by MS Dhoni. The only option CSK has at its disposal is to release the current players to increase the size of their wallet. Then only CSK will be able to buy the players in the auction. They have the lowest remaining purse among all the franchises i.e just 15 Lacs. Be ready for lot of chopping and changing in the CSK squad.
IPL 2021 Auction: 3 players CSK are likely to release are
- Kedar Jadhav,
- Imran Tahir
- Shane Waton (retired)
Mumbai Indians (Remaining Purse; 1.95 crores) – 5 times champions Mumbai Indians is sitting very pretty at this stage with very well settled squad. No big chopping, changing is required – so no stress on the size of current wallet i.e 1.95 Cr. However, like all other teams, the defending champions have a few holes that they would like to plug before the 2021 edition starts.
IPL 2021 Auction: 3 players MI are likely to release are
- Nathan Coulter-Nile
- Saurabh Tiwary
- Chris Lynn
IPL 2020-21 Auction: Royal Channel Bangalore (Remaining Purse: Rs 6.4 crores) – Some players like Dale Steyn, Parthiv Patel have already pulled out of IPL 2021 so RCB will have a bigger wallet available with them for the IPL Auctions. They may further release few names to increase the money in the wallet.
IPL 2021 Auction: 3 players RCB are likely to release are
- Dale Steyn – (ruled out)
- Umesh Yadav
- Aaron Finch,
Kolkata Knight Riders (Remaining Purse: Rs. 8.5 crores) – KKR have some big salaried players in their squad. Cummins, Russell, Narine, Karthik, Kuldeep Yadav all have huge salaries – KKR may drop few of them to increase the purse size. InsideSport has already reported the likelihood of some of the big names losing their IPL contracts.
IPL 2021 Auction: 3 players KKR are likely to release are
- Dinesh Karthik
- Kuldeep Yadav
- .Sunil Narine
Kings XI Punjab (Remaining Purse: Rs. 16.5 crores) – Like KKR, KXIP also has some big salaried foreign recruits like Glenn Maxwell. KXIP is likely to release Maxwell and few others to bring more monies into their wallet so that they can buy players of choice during the auctions.
IPL 2021 Auction: 3 players KXIP are likely to release are
- Glenn Maxwell
- Sheldon Cottrell
- Sarfaraz Khan
Sunrisers Hyderabad (Remaining Purse: Rs. 10.1 crores) – SRH also needs to boost up their squad from few angles to get ready for IPL 2021. They currently have 10.1 Cr remaining in player purse and may release few big guns to enhance the wallet to minimum 20-25 Cr.
IPL 2021 Auction: 3 players SRH are likely to release are
- Billy Stanlake
- Mitchell Marsh
- Siddarth Kaul
Rajasthan Royals (Remaining Purse: 14.75 crores) – RR after a promising start to IPL 2020 finished at No.8th place. The new investors of RR are likely to take some hard calls by ending relationship with few big names. RR is eyeing wallet size of 25Cr to do the fresh buying.
IPL 2021 Auction: 3 players RR are likely to release are
- Shreyas Gopal
- Varun Aaron
- Jaydev Unadkat
Delhi Capitals (Remaining Purse: 9 crores) Like Mumbai Indians, Delhi Capitals is not in a desperate need to chop and change the squad. However, the runners up of IPL 2020 will ook to make certain adjustments to combeack even stronger in IPL 2021.
IPL 2021 Auction: 3 players DC are likely to release are
- Ishant Sharma
- Amit Mishra
- Daniel Sams,