Today, the highly anticipated season of the Indian Premier League Season 11th ended in Bangalore. The upcoming tournament will start from April 1, 2018, and it will be an action-packed tournament. Franchisees have already released their retained players on January 4, and the auctions went under full swing yesterday and today. Of the 578 players who were finalized by the IPL Governing Council to undergo the hammer, 68 remained unsold.
This season who the likes of Harbhajan Singh, Yuvraj Singh and Gautam Gambhir in the pool who are out of the international squad for some time. Foreign star players like Ben Stokes, Aaron Finch, and Colin Munro were also part of the auction other than Indian capped players. We also saw the uncapped talent, such as Rajneesh Gurbani, Mayank Agarwal and Manan Vohra in the IPL auction 2018.
Here Are The Full Squads After The Auctions
Royal Challengers Bangalore: Anirudha Joshi, Mandeep Singh, Quinton de Kock, Washington Sundar, Sarfaraz Khan (Retained), Pawan Negi (RTM), Yuzvendra Chahal (RTM), Murugan Ashwin, Parthiv Patel, Navdeep Saini, Kulwant Khejroliya, AB de Villiers (Retained), Colin de Grandhomme, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Pavan Deshpande, Tim Southee, Aniket Choudhary, Moeen Ali, Mohammed Siraj, Manan Vohra, Brendon McCullum,Virat Kohli (Retained), Chris Woakes, Umesh Yadav
Sunrisers Hyderabad: Wriddhiman Saha, Deepak Hooda (RTM) , Ricky Bhui, Shreevats Goswami, Khaleel Ahmed, David Warner (Retained), Siddarth Kaul,Mehdi Hasan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar (Retained), Carlos Brathwaite, Shikhar Dhawan (RTM), Rashid Khan (RTM), T Natarajan, Basil Thampi, Tanmay Agarwal, Billy Stanlake, Manish Pandey, Shakib Al Hasan, Bipul Sharma, Mohammad Nabi, Sandeep Sharma, Chris Jordan, Yusuf Pathan, Sachin Baby, Kane Williamson
Kolkata Knight Riders: Vinay Kumar, Piyush Chawla (RTM), Javon Searles, Mitchell Johnson, Mitchell Starc, Rinku Singh, Kuldeep Yadav (RTM), Robin Uthappa (RTM), Apoorv Wankhade, Shivam Mavi,Dinesh Karthik, Sunil Narine (Retained), Ishank Jaggi, Shubman Gill, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Andre Russell (Retained), Chris Lynn, Nitish Rana, Cameron Delport
Mumbai Indians: Evin Lewis, Pradeep Sangwan, Kieron Pollard (RTM), Sharad Lumba, Anukul Sudhakar Roy, Ben Cutting, Mustafizur Rahman, Rahul Chahar, Rohit Sharma (Retained), Suryakumar Yadav, Jean-Paul Duminy, Mayank Markande, Pat Cummins, TN Dhillon, Ishan Kishan,MD Nidheesh, Hardik Pandya (Retained), Akila Dananjaya, Jasprit Bumrah (Retained), Mohsin Khan, Siddhesh Lad, Jason Behrendorff, Krunal Pandya (RTM), Saurabh Tiwary, Aditya Tare
Kings XI Punjab: Yuvraj Singh, Chris Gayle, Karun Nair, Manzoor Dar, Barinder Sran, Marcus Stoinis (RTM), Akshdeep Nath, KL Rahul,David Miller (RTM), Ben Dwarshuis, Axar Patel (Retained), Ankit Rajpoot, Mayank Dagar, Mohit Sharma (RTM), Aaron Finch, Andrew Tye, Mujeeb Zadran, Manoj Tiwary, Mayank Agarwal, Ravichandran Ashwin, Pardeep Sahu
Delhi Daredevils: Shahbaz Nadeem, Chris Morris (Retained), Glenn Maxwell, Jason Roy, Avesh Khan, Rishabh Pant (Retained),Sayan Ghosh, Shreyas Iyer (Retained), Daniel Christian, Sandeep Lamichhane, Trent Boult, Harshal Patel, Mohammed Shami (RTM), Kagiso Rabada (RTM), Naman Ojha, Abhishek Sharma, Jayant Yadav, Vijay Shankar, Prithvi Shaw, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Manjot Kalra, Rahul Tewatia, Amit Mishra, Gautam Gambhir, Colin Munro
Chennai Super Kings: Imran Tahir, Kanishk Seth, Faf du Plessis (RTM), Monu Kumar, Mitchell Santner, Shane Watson, Karn Sharma, Lungisani Ngidi, Harbhajan Singh, N Jagadeesan, Sam Billings, KM Asif, Mark Wood, Dhruv Shorey, Shardul Thakur, Murali Vijay, Chaitanya Bishnoi, Ravindra Jadeja (Retained), Deepak Chahar, Kshitiz Sharma, Dwayne Bravo (RTM), MS Dhoni (Retained), Kedar Jadhav, Suresh Raina (Retained), Ambati Rayudu
Rajasthan Royals: Jofra Archer, Shreyas Gopal, S Midhun, Anureet Singh, Ben Laughlin, Ajinkya Rahane (RTM), Rahul Tripathi, Zahir Khan Pakteen, Ankit Sharma, Mahipal Lomror, Sanju Samson, Steve Smith (Retained), Dhawal Kulkarni (RTM), Jos Buttler, Ben Stokes, Prashant Chopra, Krishnappa Gowtham, Dushmantha Chameera, Jatin Saxena, Jaydev Unadkat, D Arcy Short, Stuart Binny, Aryaman Birla
In the IPL auction 2018, these players remained unsold:
Sayan Ghosh, Dale Steyn, Lalit Yadav, Smit Patel, Thisara Perera, Bipul Sharma, Sam Billings, Chirag Gandhi, Vikas Tokas, Ishwar Pandey, Prashant Chopra, Vishnu Vinod, Lendl Simmons, Akash Bandari, Adam Zampa, Samuel Badree, Siddhesh Lad, Jack Wildermuth, Mitchel Johnson, Gulbadin Naib, Jonny Bairstow, Jitesh Sharma, Moises Henriques, Alex Hales, Shaun Marsh, Tejas Baroka, Mitchell McClenaghan, Swapnil Singh, Nathu Singh, James Faulkner, Rajneesh Gurbani, Ishan Porell, Sheldon Jackson, Dane Paterson, Ashok Dinda, Dushmanta Chameera, Sai Kishore Ravi Srinivaasan, Josh Hazlewood, Hashim Amla, Corey Anderson, Naman Ojha, Ishant Sharma, Kesrick Williams, Umar Nazir Mir, Charles Johnson, Nikhil Naik, Travis Head, Colin Ingram, Indrajith Baba, Nathan Lyon, Pravin Dubey, Ankush Bains, J Suchith, Sagar Trivedi, Himanshu Rana, Jhye Richardson, Varun Aaron,Himmat Singh, Aditya Tare, Parthiv Patel, KC Cariappa, Iqbal Abdullah, Anmolpreet Singh, Shivil Kaushik, Ish Sodhi, Prashant Chopra, Joe Root, Ben McDermott