IPL 2014 Confirmed Retained Players List (all teams)

by Sameer Arshad | Posted on Thursday, January 2nd, 2014 | 4

Top 20 Players who might be retained in the IPL Auction 2014

IPL 2014 is upon us and even though it is unclear whether the Indian Premier League season 7 will held in India or in some other country but one thing is for sure that we will have the IPL 2014 Auction on 20th February 2014 in Singapore and there have been slight changes in the auction formate with IPL joker cards being introduced in the auction. So today we take a look at top 20 players who might be retained by IPL teams.

csk logo-small-2013Chennai Super Kings Retained Players (Confirmed)
No.# Player
1 MS Dhoni (Captain)
2 Devon Bravo
3 Suresh Raina
4 Ravindra Jadeja
5 Ravichandran Ashwin


mumbai Indians-logo-2013Mumbai Indians Retained Players (Confirmed)
No.# Player
1 Rohit Sharma
2 Kieron Pollard
3 Lasith Malinga
4 Harbajhan Singh
5 Ambati Rayudu 


sunrisers-hyderabad-logo-2013Sunrisers Hydrabad Retained Players (Confirmed)
No.# Player
1 Shikar Dhawan
2 Dale Styen
2 Joker Cards Available in IPL Auction


RCB Logo 2013Royal Challengers Bangalore Retained Players (Confirmed)
No.# Player
1 Virat Kohli
2 AB De Villiers
3 Chris Gayle


delhi daredevils logo 2013Delhi Daredevils Retained Players (Confirmed)
No.# Player


rajasthan Royals-logo-2013Rajasthan Royals Retained Players (Confirmed)
No.# Player
1 Shane Watson
2 James Faulkner
3 Sanju Samson 
4 Ajinkya Rahane
5 Stuart Binny


kkr-logo-2013Kolkata Knight Riders Retained Players (Confirmed)
No.# Player
1 Gautam Gambhir
2 Sunil Narine
 2 Joker Cards Available & (Rs 380 million transfer fee available)


There is a system in place how teams can retain upto 5 players before the IPL 2014 auction, and with the introduction of Joker Cards teams can afford to let go players but still can buy him in auction on the market price as they will have the first option to buy.

If a team retain 3 to 5 players they will have only 1 joker card to use from. With joker cards teams can only buy players who are oversees players or who has not played for India at international level.

We will update all the teams rosters before the IPL 2014 Auction window and any changes in the squad and confirmed retained players. Above list shows only the possible players who might be retained by the teams.

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