TATA IPL 2022: Complete squad of all teams; retained, sold & unsold players

Tata IPL 2022 Auction
Tata IPL 2022 Auction

Day two of the Mega Auction at Bangalore summed up the expected firepower the 15th Season of IPL is brewing. With 204 players sold and INR 5,51,70,00,000 spent by 10 teams, the season is one to watch.

TATA IPL 2022 Trophy
TATA IPL 2022 Trophy

With a change in the auction process, the Mega Auction brought in the element where teams would have to compete for their whole squad before the matches. Due to the new auction process, many teams were completely revamped.

With the conclusion of Mega Auction teams now have their squad ready before the season kick-off. This season highest bid was put in for Ishan Kishan by Mumbai Indians for INR 15.25 Cr followed by Deepak Chahar by Chennai Super Kings for INR 14 Cr. Liam Livingstone earned the highest bid for the overseas player by Punjab Kings for INR 11.50 Cr.

Top Buys TATA IPL 2022
Top Buys TATA IPL 2022

TATA IPL 2022 Squads

Before the Mega Auctions, the eight old teams were given a chance to retain 4 players. Out of 4 players, they were allowed to retain two foreign players and one uncapped player. There was a cap of three on retention of Indian capped players.

After the announcement of retentions from the eight old teams, the new two teams Lucknow Super Giants and Gujrat Titans were given a chance to pick their 3 players from the remaining team pools.

The new teams could also pick only a maximum of two Indian capped, one foreigner and one Indian uncapped player in their list.

Mumbai Indians

Purse entered: INR 48Cr

Purse left: INR 0.10Cr

Players Retained: Rohit Sharma (INR 16Cr), Jasprit Bumrah (INR 12Cr), Surya Kumar Yadav (INR 8Cr) and Kieron Pollard (INR 6Cr)

Biggest Buys: Ishan Kishan (INR 15.25Cr), Tim David (INR 8.25Cr), Jofra Archer (INR 8Cr)

Mumbai Indians Squad
Mumbai Indians Squad

Chennai Super Kings

Purse entered: INR 48Cr

Purse left: INR 2.95Cr

Players Retained: Ravindra Jadeja (INR 16Cr), MS Dhoni (INR 12Cr), Moeen Ali (INR 8Cr) and Ruturaj Gaikwad (INR 6Cr)

Biggest buys: Deepak Chahar (INR 14Cr), Ambati Rayudu (INR 6.75Cr)

Chennai Super Kings squad
Chennai Super Kings squad

Delhi Capitals

Purse entered: INR 47.5Cr

Purse left: INR 0.10Cr

Players Retained: Rishabh Pant (INR 16Cr), Axar Patel (INR 9Cr), Prithvi Shaw (INR 7.5Cr) and Anrich Nortje (INR 6.5Cr)

Biggest buys Shardul Thakur (INR 10.75Cr), Mitchell Marsh (INR 6.5Cr)

Delhi Capitals Squad
Delhi Capitals Squad

Punjab Kings

Purse entered: INR 72Cr

Purse left: INR 3.45Cr

Players Retained: Mayank Agarwal (INR 12Cr) and Arshdeep Singh (INR 4Cr)

Biggest buys: Liam Livingstone (INR 11.5Cr), Kagiso Rabada (INR 9.25Cr), Shahrukh Khan (INR 9Cr)

Punjab Kings Squad
Punjab Kings Squad

Kolkata Knight Riders

Purse entered: INR 48Cr

Purse left: INR 0.45Cr

Players Retained: Andre Russel (INR 12Cr), Varun Chakravarthy (INR 8Cr), Venkatesh Iyer (INR 8Cr) and Sunil Narine (INR 6Cr)

Biggest buys: Shreyas Iyer (INR 12.25Cr), Nitish Rana (INR 8Cr)

Kolkata Knight Riders Squad
Kolkata Knight Riders Squad

Rajasthan Royals

Purse entered: INR 62Cr

Purse left: INR 0.95Cr

Players Retained: Sanju Samson (INR 14Cr), Jos Buttler (INR 10Cr) and Yashasvi Jaiswal (INR 4Cr)

Biggest buys: Prasidh Krishna (INR 10Cr), Shimron Hetmyer (INR 8.5Cr)

Rajasthan Royals Squad
Rajasthan Royals Squad

Sunrisers Hyderabad

Purse entered: INR 68Cr

Purse left: INR 0.10Cr

Players Retained: Kane Williamson (INR 14Cr), Abdul Samad (INR 4Cr) and Gumran Malik (INR 4Cr)

Biggest buys: Nicholas Pooran (INR 10.75Cr), Washington Sundar (INR 8.75Cr), Rahul Tripathi (INR 8.5Cr)

Sunrisers Hyderabad Squad
Sunrisers Hyderabad Squad

Royal Challengers Bangalore

Purse entered: INR 57Cr

Purse left: INR 1.55Cr

Players Retained: Virat Kohli (INR 15Cr), Glenn Maxwell (INR 11Cr) and MD Siraj (INR 7Cr)

Biggest buys: Harshal Patel (INR 10.75Cr), Wanindu Hasaranga (INR 10.75Cr) Josh Hazlewood (INR 7.75Cr)

Royal Challengers Bangalore Squad
Royal Challengers Bangalore Squad

Lucknow Super Giants

Purse entered: INR 59.80Cr

Purse left: INR 0Cr

Players Picked: KL Rahul, Marcus Stoinis and Ravi Bishnoi

Biggest buys: Avesh Khan (INR 10Cr), Jason Holder (INR 8.75Cr)

Lucknow Super Giants Squad
Lucknow Super Giants Squad

Gujarat Titans

Purse entered: INR 52Cr

Purse left: INR 0.15Cr

Players Picked: Hardik Pandya, Rashid Khan and Shubhman Gill

Biggest buys: Lockie Ferguson (INR 10Cr), Rahul Tewatia (INR 9Cr) Mohammed Shami (INR 6.25Cr)

Gujrat Titans Squad
Gujrat Titans Squad

Unsold Players

Due to Mega Auction, many teams had to decide to go big for some players and to let go of some of them, due to the limited budget many big names went unsold. Here are some big names which were left out this season.

  • Suresh Raina (Base price of Rs 2Cr)
  • Steve Smith (Base price of Rs 2Cr)
  • Shakib Al Hasan (Base price of Rs 2Cr)
  • Adil Rashid (Base price of Rs 2Cr)
  • Imran Tahir (Base price of Rs 2Cr)
  • Aaron Finch (Base price of Rs 1.50 Cr)
  • Dawid Malan (Base price of Rs 1.50Cr)
  • Eoin Morgan (Base price of Rs 1.50Cr)
  • Chris Lynn (Base price of Rs 1.50Cr)
  • Tabraiz Shamsi (Base price of Rs 1Cr)

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