IPL 2022 Retention
IPL 2022 Retention

IPL 2022 Retention News: Every IPL team starts to announce their IPL 2022 retained players list as the last date for the IPL 2022 retention announcement is just about to reach.

IPL 2022 Retention Last Date

November 30, 2021, is the last date for all teams to announce all teams’ retained players list for the IPL 2022 Mega Auction.

For the two new teams, the timeline to pick their players is from December 1-25.

IPL 2022 Retention News

Check out the latest news on the IPL 2022 retention below:

  • MS Dhoni is keen to get less price in the retention as he prefers other players to get better deals.
  • A Punjab Kings source said Punjab Kings is unlikely to retain any player for IPL 2022.
  • Rashid Khan is unlikely to be retained by SRH as the Afghan spinner is not willing to be SRH’s second retained player ahead of IPL 2022 mega auction. Notably, the difference between the two positions is INR 4 crore.
  • Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal are likely to retain by RR while  Sanju Samson, Jofra Archer, and Ben Stokes are also in contention.
  • As far SRH is concerned their first retainment will be their skipper Kane Williamson, while they could not leave Rashid Khan on the other hand there might be hard bargain between the two parties.
  • The retention of RCB likely to be Virat Kohli, Glenn Maxwell, Devdutt Padikkal, and Yuzi Chahal or Mohammed Siraj.
  • IPL 2021 retention will be live on Star Sports on November 30.
  • The four-time IPL trophy winner CSK plans to retain MS Dhoni, R Jadeja, Ruturaj Gaikwad, and Moeen Ali.
  • Rohit Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah, Kieron Pollard are set to be retained by Mumbai Indians – chances of Ishan Kishan being retained is high for his wicketkeeper cum aggressive opening batsman role.
  • Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal are likely to retain by RR while  Sanju Samson, Jofra Archer, and Ben Stokes are also in contention.
  • Kolkata Knight Riders are likely to retain their two all-rounders Sunil Narine and Andre Russell while they want to keep Varun Chakravarty too. It is learnt that KKR is still deciding on whether to retain Shubman Gill or Venkatesh Iyer.
  • Delhi Capitals all set to retain Rishabh Pant, Prithvi Shaw, Axar Patel, and Anrich Nortje. Thinking of building a young team DC might skip their opening batter Dhawan.
  • Royal Challengers Banglore set to retain Virat Kohli and Glenn Maxwell ahead of IPL 2022. As ABD announces his retirement from all forms of cricket RCB might try to retain KS Bharat for his wicketkeeper cum batter role.
  • KL Rahul is likely to lead one of the new IPL teams (Lucknow) in IPL 2022.
  • Chennai Super Kings is all set to retain MS Dhoni in IPL 2022 Mega Auction.

IPL 2022 Retention Rules

  • A team is set to be allowed to keep up to three Indian(capped/uncapped) and two foreign players with the total number of retentions not exceeding four.
  • It has clearly said that a team cannot keep more than two uncapped players.
  • As per the conditions, the team management can either retain three Indian players and one overseas player or two Indian players and two overseas players.
  • Two New IPL teams can pick any 2 Indian and 1 foreign player from the Mega auction pool before the start of the auction 2022.
  • Also, new teams can pick only one uncapped player before the auction.
  • There will also be no Right to Match (RTM) cards for the IPL 2022 Mega Auction.

IPL 2022 Salary Cap

BCCI also explained the salary cap for the retained players based on the team’s decision of the number of players retention.

  • If a team retains 4 players, Rs 42 crore will be cut from the player purse.
  • If a team retains 3 players, Rs 33 crore will be cut from the player purse.
  • If a team retains 2 players, Rs 24 crore will be cut from the player purse.
  • If a team retains only one player, it will lose Rs 14 crore from its purse value.
  • Each uncapped player retained will cost Rs 4 crore each.

If a team retains 4 of its player then the salary cap of the four players will be as follows:

*below mentioned will be the player’s annual salary

Deductions for 4 PlayersINR 42 Cr(Total)
Player 1INR 16 Cr
Player 2INR 12 Cr
Player 3INR 8 Cr
Player 4INR 6 Cr

 

If a team retains 3 of its player then the salary cap of the three players will be as follows:

3 players deductionINR 33 Cr(Total)
Player 1INR 15 Cr
Player 2INR 11 Cr
Player 3INR 7 Cr

 

If a team retains 2 of its player then the salary cap of the two players will be as follows:

2 Players deductionINR 24 Cr(Total)
Player 1INR 14 Cr
Player 2INR 10 Cr

 

If a team keeps only one player, then the team has to pay a total of INR 14 crores

1 Player deductionINR 14 Cr

 

IPL 2022 Retained Players List CSK

Following are the details of the possible CSK Retained Players 2022:

Set 1(Mostly Confirmed)

Chennai Super Kings looks its all possible way to retain Ruturaj Gaikwad who plays a crucial role in winning IPL 2021 trophy. Notably, Ruturaj Gaikwad is the orange cap holder of IPL 2021.

Ruturaj Gaikwad bags the IPL 2021 Orange Cap
Ruturaj Gaikwad receiving orange cap with the award during IPL winning celebration
PlayerRole
MS Dhoni
Wicket keeper Batsman
Ravindra JadejaAll-rounder
Ruturaj GaikwadBatsman
Moeen AliAll-rounder

 

Set 2

PlayerRole
MS Dhoni
Wicket keeper Batsman
Suresh RainaAll-rounder
Ravindra JadejaAll-rounder
Sam CurranAll-rounder

 

Set 3

PlayerRole
MS Dhoni
Wicket keeper Batsman
Suresh RainaAll-rounder
Shardul ThakurBowler
Moeen AliAll-rounder

 

Set 4

If CSK releases Suresh Raina then this will be the probable CSK Retained Players 2022 :

PlayerRole
MS Dhoni
Wicket keeper Batsman
Ruturaj GaikwadBatsman
Ravindra JadejaAll-rounder
Faf du PlessisBatsman

 

If CSK decides to retain players in 2+2 format that is 2 Indian players with 2 foreign players then the following will be the possible IPL 2022 CSK retention:

Set 1

When it comes to retaining foreign players CSK will definitely look for Moeen Ali, Faf du Plessis, and Dwayne Bravo. As Moeen and Faf play a crucial role in IPL 2021, CSK will look out for the duo at max.

PlayerRole
MS Dhoni
Wicket keeper Batsman
Suresh RainaAll-rounder
Sam CurranAll-rounder
Moeen AliAll-rounder

 

Set 2

PlayerRole
MS Dhoni
Wicket keeper Batsman
Suresh RainaAll-rounder
Faf du PlessisBatsman
Moeen AliAll-rounder

 

Set 3

PlayerRole
MS Dhoni
Wicket keeper Batsman
Suresh RainaAll-rounder
Dwayne BravoAll-rounder
Josh HazlewoodBowler

 

Set 4

If CSK releases Suresh Raina then this will be the probable CSK Retained Players 2022 for 2 Indian and 2 foreign players format:

PlayerRole
MS Dhoni
Wicket keeper Batsman
Ruturaj GaikwadBatsman
Faf du PlessisBatsman
Moeen AliAll-rounder

 

IPL 2022 Retained Players List MI

Set 1(Mostly Confirmed)

PlayerRole
Rohit SharmaBatsman
Ishan Kishan
Wicketkeeper-batsman
Jasprit BumrahBowler
Kieron PollardAll-rounder

 

Set 2

On the other hand, Mumbai Indians will not dare to lose their inform batsman Suryakumar Yadav who scored 317 runs in IPL 2021 tournament on playing all 14 league matches.

Since 2018 Suryakumar Yadav plays a key role in Mumbai Indians batting unit. Check out his performance of the last four IPL seasons below:

YearRunsHSSR
201851272133.33
201942471*130.86
202048079*145.01
202131782143.43

 

Suryakumar Yadav
Suryakumar Yadav

If Mumbai Indians decide to retain Suryakumar Yadav they have to release Ishan Kishan. Once Ishan Kishan comes under the auction hammer CSK will definitely put all its effort to rope him as the replacement for MS Dhoni for future CSK.

PlayerRole
Rohit SharmaBatsman
Suryakumar YadavBatsman
Jasprit BumrahBowler
Kieron PollardAll-rounder

 

Set 3

If Mumbai Indians seek to fill the list of retained players with an Indian all-rounder, MI has no other option than to retain Hardik Pandya. But Hardik Pandya has not been bowled a single ball in the IPL 2021 and in IPL 2020. Hardik also had a poor contribution with the bat in IPL 2021.

Hardik scored only 127 runs on playing 12 matches in IPL 2021 which is an unacceptable performance for a class player like him.

PlayerRole
Rohit SharmaBatsman
Hardik PandyaAll-rounder
Jasprit BumrahBowler
Kieron PollardAll-rounder

 

Set 4

But in case Mumbai Indians decide to strengthen their bowling unit with an Indian bowler then its hard to look beyond Rahul Chahar. Chahar bags 13 wickets by playing 11 matches in IPL 2021 with an economy rate of 7.39.

PlayerRole
Rohit SharmaBatsman
Rahul ChaharBowler
Jasprit BumrahBowler
Kieron PollardAll-rounder

 

IPL 2022 MI Retention – 2 Indian Players with 2 Foreign Players

If MI decides to retain players in 2+2 format that is 2 Indian players with 2 foreign players then the following will be the possible IPL 2022 MI retention:

Set 1

As discussed above it’s hard for Mumbai Indians to release Rohit Sharma and Bumrah, so keeping them in the squad with Pollard, retaining aggressive fast bowler Trent Boult will be the first choice of IPL 2022 retention for Mumbai Indians.

Trent Boult picked 13 wickets on playing 14 matches in IPL 2021 with an economy rate of 7.90.

PlayerRole
Rohit SharmaBatsman
Jasprit BumrahBowler
Kieron PollardAll-rounder
Trent BoultBowler

 

Set 2

Keeping the same Rohit, Bumrah, Pollard combination MI might seek to retain Quinton de Kock who scored 297 runs in IPL 2021 with a strike rate of 116.01.

de Kock has scored 529 and 503 runs in IPL 2019 and IPL 2020 seasons respectively.

PlayerRole
Rohit SharmaBatsman
Jasprit BumrahBowler
Kieron PollardAll-rounder
Quinton de KockWicketkeeper batsman

 

Set 3

PlayerRole
Rohit SharmaBatsman
Jasprit BumrahBowler
Kieron PollardAll-rounder
James NeeshamAll-Rounder

 

Set 4

PlayerRole
Rohit SharmaBatsman
Jasprit BumrahBowler
Nathan Coulter-Nile
Bowler
Trent BoultBowler

 

IPL 2022 Retained Players List RCB

Following are the details of the possible RCB Retained Players 2022:

Set 1(Mostly Confirmed)

PlayerRole
Virat KohliBatsman
Devdutt PadikkalBatsman
Mohammed Siraj/Yuzi ChahalBowler
Glenn MaxwellAll-rounder

 

Set 2

If RCB skips Devdutt Padikkal, KS Bharat will be the player to be retained by RCB in IPL 2022 Auction. KS Bharat making his debut in IPL 2021 scored 191 runs from playing 8 matches with a strike rate of 122.43.

PlayerRole
Virat KohliBatsman
KS BharatBatsman
Harshal PatelBowler
Glenn MaxwellAll-rounder

 

Set 3

Yuzvendra Chahal, the remarkable spinner who helps the team in tough situations will be the choice of retention if RCB decides to fill the space with a bowler.

Chahal
Yuzvendra Chahal

On the other hand, if RCB releases Glenn Maxwell and looks to strengthen the bowling unit with a foreign player then Kyle Jamieson is the player to look for.

PlayerRole
Virat KohliBatsman
Harshal PatelBowler
Yuzvendra ChahalBowler
Kyle JamiesonBowler

 

Set 4

Once RCB decides to fill the foreign position with an allrounder role then Maxwell will be the only option for RCB. Notably, Maxwell scored 513 runs with 3 wickets in IPL 2021.

PlayerRole
Virat KohliBatsman
Harshal PatelBowler
Mohammed SirajBowler
Glenn MaxwellAll-rounder

 

If RCB decides to retain players in 2+2 format that is 2 Indian players with 2 foreign players then the following will be the possible IPL 2022 RCB retention:

Set 1

If RCB decides to retain 2 Indian players with 2 foreign players then Maxwell will be the one of the foreign players retaining options while Virat Kohli will be the one among the two Indian players.

If RCB needs a batsman then Padikkal will be the player to be retained.

Padikkal scored his 4th IPL half-century in 40 deliveries
Padikkal scored his 4th IPL half-century in 40 deliveries
PlayerRole
Virat KohliBatsman
Devdutt PadikkalBatsman
Adam ZampaBowler
Glenn MaxwellAll-rounder

 

Set 2

Following are the possible player to retain by RCB in IPL 2022 if they release Maxwell:

PlayerRole
Virat KohliBatsman
Harshal PatelBowler
Wanindu HasarangaAll Rounder
Glenn MaxwellAll Rounder

 

Set 3

Following are the possible player to retain by RCB in IPL 2022 if they release Maxwell, and Harshal Patel.

PlayerRole
Virat KohliBatsman
M SirajBowler
Finn AllenWicketkeeper-batsman
Dan ChristianAll-rounder

 

Set 4

Following are the possible player to retain by RCB in IPL 2022 if they release Adam Zampa and Siraj.

PlayerRole
Virat KohliBatsman
Harshal PatelBowler
Glenn MaxwellAll-rounder
Kyle JamiesonBowler

 

IPL 2022 Retained Players List KKR

Following are the details of the possible KKR Retained Players 2022:

Set 1(Mostly Confirmed)

PlayerRole
Varun ChakaravarthyBowler
Shubman GillBatsman
Sunil NarineAll-rounder
Andre RussellAll-rounder

 

Set 2

PlayerRole
Shubman GillBatsman
Varun ChakaravarthyBowler
Venkatesh IyerAll rounder
Eoin MorganBatsman

 

Set 3

PlayerRole
Rahul TripathiBatsman
Venkatesh IyerAll rounder
Dinesh Karthik
Wicketkeeper Batsman
Andre RussellAll rounder

 

Set 4

PlayerRole
Nitish RanaBatting
Venkatesh IyerAll rounder
Varun ChakaravarthyBowler
Eoin MorganBatsman

 

If KKR decides to retain players in 2+2 format that is 2 Indian players with 2 foreign players then the following will be the possible IPL 2022 KKR retention:

Set 1

PlayerRole
Venkatesh IyerAll-rounder
Varun ChakaravarthyBowler
Andre RussellAllrounder
Sunil NarineAll-rounder

 

Set 2

PlayerRole
Shubman GillBatsman
Dinesh Karthik
Wicketkeeper batsman
Sunil NarineAll-rounder
Eoin MorganBatsman

 

Set 3

PlayerRole
Nitish RanaBatting
Varun ChakaravarthyBowler
Eoin MorganBatsman
Andre RussellAll-rounder

 

Set 4

PlayerRole
Kamlesh NagarkotiBowler
Varun ChakaravarthyBowler
Andre RussellAllrounder
Sunil NarineAll-rounder

 

IPL 2022 Retained Players List DC

Set 1(Mostly Confirmed)

PlayerRole
Rishabh Pant
Wicket keeper batsman
Axar PatelBowler
Prithvi ShawBatsman
Anrich NortjeBowler

 

Set 2

PlayerRole
Rishabh Pant
Wicket keeper batsman
Shikhar DhawanBatsman
Avesh KhanBowler
Kagiso RabadaBowler

 

Set 3

PlayerRole
Rishabh Pant
Wicket keeper batsman
Prithvi ShawBatsman
Avesh KhanBowler
Anrich NortjeBowler

 

Set 4

PlayerRole
Rishabh Pant
Wicket keeper batsman
Axar PatelBowler
Prithvi ShawBatsman
Shimron HetmyerBatsman

 

If DC decides to retain players in 2+2 format that is 2 Indian players with 2 foreign players then the following will be the possible IPL 2022 DC retention:

Set 1

PlayerRole
Rishabh Pant
Wicket keeper batsman
Prithvi ShawBatsman
Anrich NortjeBowler
Kagiso RabadaBowler

 

Set 2

PlayerRole
Rishabh Pant
Wicket keeper batsman
Avesh KhanBowler
Marcus StoinisAll-rounder
Anrich NortjeBowler

 

Set 3

PlayerRole
Rishabh Pant
Wicket keeper batsman
Shikhar DhawanBatsman
Kagiso RabadaBowler
Steve SmithBatsman

 

Set 4

PlayerRole
Rishabh Pant
Wicket keeper batsman
Avesh KhanBowler
Anrich NortjeBowler
Shimron HetmyerBatsman

 

IPL 2022 Retained Players List SRH

Kane Williamson will be the first option for SRH in their IPL 2022 players retention. If SRH decides to build a strong bowling unit with Indian players then Natarajan and Bhuvneshwar Kumar will be the better options.

Set 1(Mostly Confirmed)

PlayerRole
Manish PandeyAll-rounder
T NatarajanBowler
Kane WilliamsonBatsman
Rashid KhanBowler

 

Set 2

If SRH needs to include an Indian all-rounder Vijay Shankar will be the better option for them.

PlayerRole
Manish PandeyBatsman
Vijay ShankarAll-rounder
T NatarajanBowler
Kane WilliamsonBatsman

 

Set 3

PlayerRole
Manish PandeyBatsman
Sandeep SharmaBowler
Vijay ShankarAll-rounder
Kane WilliamsonBatsman

 

If SRH decides to retain players in 2+2 format that is 2 Indian players with 2 foreign players then the following will be the possible IPL 2022 SRH retention:

Set 1

PlayerRole
Manish PandeyAll-rounder
T NatarajanBowler
Kane WilliamsonBatsman
Rashid KhanBowler

 

Set 2

PlayerRole
Manish PandeyBatsman
T NatarajanBowler
Kane WilliamsonBatsman
Jason HolderAll-rounder

 

Set 3

PlayerRole
Manish PandeyAll-rounder
Bhuvneshwar KumarBowler
Kane WilliamsonBatsman
Jonny BairstowWicketkeeper-batsman

 

Set 4

If SRH decides to retain David Warner then this will be the probable SRH Retained Players 2022 for 2 Indian and 2 foreign players format:

PlayerRole
Manish PandeyAll-rounder
T NatarajanBowler
Kane WilliamsonBatsman
David WarnerBatsman

 

IPL 2022 Retained Players List RR

Rajasthan Royals needs to utilize this mega auction opportunity to build a strong team that could lift their second IPL trophy in the upcoming season.

Following are the details of the possible RR Retained Players 2022:

Set 1(Mostly confirmed)

PlayerRole
Sanju Samson
Wicket keeper batsman
Yashasvi JaiswalBowler
Jos ButtlerBatsman
Jofra Archer / Ben StokesBowler

 

Set 2

PlayerRole
Sanju Samson
Wicket keeper batsman
Shivam DubeBatsman
Rahul TewatiaBowler
Jofra ArcherBowler

 

Set 3

PlayerRole
Sanju Samson
Wicket keeper batsman
Chetan SakariyaBowler
Yashavi JaiswalBatsman
Ben StokesAll-rounder

 

Set 4

PlayerRole
Sanju Samson
Wicket keeper batsman
Rahul TewatiaBowler
Chetan SakariyaBowler
Jos ButtlerBatsman

 

If RR decides to retain players in 2+2 format that is 2 Indian players with 2 foreign players then the following will be the possible IPL 2022 RR retention:

Set 1(Mostly confirmed)

PlayerRole
Sanju Samson
Wicket keeper batsman
Yashasvi JaiswalBowler
Jos ButtlerBatsman
Jofra Archer / Ben StokesBowler

 

Set 2

PlayerRole
Sanju Samson
Wicket keeper batsman
Rahul TewatiaBowler
Jofra ArcherBowler
Ben StokesAll-rounder

 

Set 3

PlayerRole
Sanju Samson
Wicket keeper batsman
Yashavi JaiswalBatsman
Ben StokesAll-rounder
Jos ButtlerBatsman

 

Set 4

PlayerRole
Sanju Samson
Wicket keeper batsman
Shivam DubeBatsman
Ben StokesAll-rounder
David MillerBatsman

 

IPL 2022 Retained Players List PBKS

Punjab Kings needs to utilize this mega auction opportunity to build a strong team that could lift their maiden IPL trophy in the upcoming season.

Following are the details of the possible PBKS Retained Players 2022:

Set 1(Mostly Confirmed)

PlayerRole
Shahrukh KhanBatsman
Ravi BishnoiBowler
Arshdeep SinghBowler
Aiden MarkramBatsman

 

Set 2

PlayerRole
Mayank AgarwalBatsman
Deepak HoodaAllrounder
Shahrukh KhanBatsman
Dawid MalanBatsman

 

Set 3

PlayerRole
Mayank AgarwalBatsman
Mohammad ShamiBowler
Harpreet BrarBowler
Nicholas PooranBatsman

 

Set 4

PlayerRole
Mayank AgarwalBatsman
KL RahulBatsman
Mohammad ShamiBowler
Chris GayleBatsman

 

If PBKS decides to retain players in 2+2 format that is 2 Indian players with 2 foreign players then the following will be the possible IPL 2022 PBKS retention:

Set 1

PlayerRole
Mayank AgarwalBatsman
Mohammad ShamiBowler
Nicholas PooranBatsman
Aiden MarkramBatsman

 

Set 2

PlayerRole
Mayank AgarwalBatsman
Arshdeep SinghBowler
Chris GayleBatsman
Dawid MalanBatsman

 

Set 3

PlayerRole
Mayank AgarwalBatsman
Deepak HoodaAllrounder
Nicholas PooranBatsman
Aiden MarkramBatsman

 

Set 4

PlayerRole
Mayank AgarwalBatsman
KL RahulBatsman
Chris GayleBatsman
Nicholas PooranBatsman