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Most Helpful IPL 2024 Released Players List for All 10 Teams

A total of 85 names in focus as we look at the complete official IPL 2024 released players list for all 10 teams. 

We are only a couple of weeks away from the IPL 2024 Auction, and all 10 teams are already running full flow in finalizing the players that they would like to target in the auction. Apart from the fresh names that shall appear in the Auction, one set of players that shall get a lot of attention is the released players of all 10 teams that shall enter the Auction pool.

Apart from the trades like Hardik Pandya to Mumbai Indians, a total of 85 players have been released by all 10 teams ahead of the Auction. While 47 Indian players have been released, the overseas released players see a total of 38 names. This has been a complete overhaul of all 10 teams given that IPL 2024 Auction is more of a mini auction, unlike 2022, which was a Mega Auction.

With so many players being released in the pool, almost all teams have purse value in plenty that can help them buy a minimum of 2-3 good players. Nevertheless, now that we have the official names and trades in front of us, let’s look at the IPL 2024 Released Players List for all 10 teams ahead of the Auction.  

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IPL 2024 Released Players List – All 10 Teams

Chennai Super Kings

Chennai Super Kings have released a total of 8 names from their squad. The major releases for CSK include Ben Stokes, who has opted out of IPL, and Ambati Rayudu, who has retired. The players who could attract bids in the Auction include Akash Singh and Dwaine Pretorius. 

Total Players Released: 8 // Purse Left: INR 31.4 CR

IPL 2024 Released Players List for CSK:

Akash Singh, Ambati Rayudu, Ben Stokes (o), Bhagath Varma, Dwaine Pretorius (o), Kyle Jamieson (o), Sisanda Magala (o) & Subhranshu Senapati

Delhi Capitals

Delhi Capitals have released as many as 11 names in the Auction. While most of the releases felt on point, releasing Phil Salt and Rille Rossouw felt surprising as the dup performed decently in IPL 2023. Nevertheless, the players that could attract good bids in the Auction are Chetan Sakariya, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Phil Salt, Rovman Powel, and Sarfaraz Khan. 

Total Players Released: 11 // Purse Left: INR 28.95 CR

IPL 2024 Released Players List for Delhi Capitals:

Aman Khan, Chetan Sakariya, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Manish Pandey, Mustafizur Rahman (o), Phil Salt (o), Priyam Garg, Rilee Rossouw (o), Ripal Patel, Rovman Powell (o) & Sarfaraz Khan

Gujarat Titans

Gujarat Titans suffered a major dent in their armory when they traded Hardik Pandya to Mumbai Indians at an on-paper price of INR 15 Cr. The loss of Haridk Pandya is huge for GT, who not only lost their leader but also the most valuable all-rounder in the IPL. Nevertheless, from the releases, teams will mostly target KS Bharat, Shivam Mavi, and Yash Dayal. 

Total Players Released: 9 // Purse Left: INR 38.15 CR

IPL 2024 Released Players List for Gujarat Titans:

Alzarri Joseph (o), Dasun Shanaka (o), Hardik Pandya (T), KS Bharat, Odean Smith (o), Pradeep Sangwan, Shivam Mavi, Urvil Patel & Yash Dayal

Kolkata Knight Riders

The KKR team released a joint maximum of 12 players from their squad. Some of the big names released by KKR include Shardul Thakur, Lockie Ferguson, and Umesh Yadav. These three shall also attract the maximum bids in the Auction. 

Total Players Released: 12 // Purse Left: INR 32.7 CR

IPL 2024 Released Players List for KKR:

Aarya Desai, David Wiese (o), Johnson Charles (o), Kulwant Khejroliya, Litton Das (o), Lockie Ferguson (o), Mandeep Singh, N. Jagadeesan, Shakib Al Hasan (o), Shardul Thakur, Tim Southee (o) & Umesh Yadav

Lucknow Super Giants

Coming to Lucknow Super Giants, they have the least purse with them, and they have also traded the maximum number of players, 2. The LSG team released big names, Avesh Khan, Jaydev Unadkat, Romario Shephard, and Daniel Sams. However, none of these players may attract bids in the Auction.  

Total Players Released: 10 // Purse Left: INR 13.15 CR

IPL 2024 Released Players List for LSG:

Arpit Guleria, Avesh Khan (T), Daniel Sams (o), Jaydev Unadkat, Karan Sharma, Karun Nair, Manan Vohra, Romaio Shephard (T), Suryansh Shegde & Swapnil Singh

Mumbai Indians 

Mumbai Indians made the biggest news in the Trade window when they traded in Hardik Pandya from Gujarat Titans, and traded out Cameron Green to RCB. While the trades felt on point, MI let go of quality players like Jofra Archer, Jhye Richardson, Hrithik Shkeen, Arshad Khan, and Tristan Stubbs.  

Total Players Released: 12 // Purse Left: INR 17.75 CR

IPL 2024 Released Players List for MI:

Cameron Green (T&o), Chris Jordan (o), Duan Jansen (o), Hrithik Shokeen, Jhye Richardson (o), Jofra Archer (o), Mohd. Arshad Khan, Raghav Goyal, Ramandeep Singh, Riley Meredith (o), Sandeep Warrier & Tristan Stubbs (o)

Punjab Kings

The Punjab Kings management released only 7 players from their current squad, which is joint-least alongside SRH. Except for Matthew Short, who should have been retained, all other releases felt on point. From the releases, expect good bids for Shahrukh Khan and Raj Bawa.

Total Players Released: 7 // Purse Left: INR 29.1 CR

IPL 2024 Released Players List for PBKS:

Baltej Dhanda, Bhanuka Rajapaksa (o), Gurnoor Singh Brar, Matthew Short (o), Mohit Rathee, Raj Bawa & Shahrukh Khan

Rajasthan Royals

Coming to Rajasthan Royals, the team traded Avesh Khan for Devdutt Padikkal, which seems to be a shocking move. RR already have a strong pace attack, and getting Avesh in felt redundant. Nevertheless, the released players, expect good bids for Jason Holder, Murugan Ashwin, and KM Asif.

Total Players Released: 10 // Purse Left: INR 14.5 CR

IPL 2024 Released Players List for RR:

Abdul Basith, Akash Vashisht, Devdutt Padikkal (T), Jason Holder (o), Joe Root (o), K.C Cariappa, K.M. Asif, Kuldip Yadav, Murugan Ashwin & Obed Mccoy (o)

Royal Challengers Bangalore

The RCB team released a wholesome 12 players from their squad. Most of their releases were bowlers, and that kind of highlights their weakness. Undoubtedly, from the released players, the likes of Harshal Patel, Josh Hazlewood, David Willey, and Wanindu Hasaranga shall attract a lot of bids. 

Total Players Released: 12 // Purse Left: INR 23.25 CR

IPL 2024 Released Players List for RCB:

Avinash Singh, David Willey (o), Finn Allen (o), Harshal Patel, Josh Hazlewood (o), Kedar Jadhav, Michael Bracewell (o), Shahbaz Amed (T), Siddharth Kaul, Sonu Yadav, Wanindu Hasaranga (o) & Wayne Parnell

Sunrisers Hyderabad

Finally, talking about SRH, they released only 7 players from their squad, and the biggest name of all was Harry Brook. However, the player who may get a lot of attention in the Auction is Kartik Tyagi. 

Total Players Released: 7 // Purse Left: INR 34 CR

IPL 2024 Released Players List for SRH:

Adil Rashid (o), Akeal Hosein (o), Harry Brook (o), Kartik Tyagi, Mayank Dagar (T), Samarth Vyas & Vivrant Sharma

So, that’s about the official IPL 2024 released players list for all 10 teams. 

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