IPL 2021 Retention Highlights | Complete And Full List of Released, Retained Players by Franchises Ahead of IPL 14 Auction, Teams Purse CSK KKR, MI, RCB, KXIP, SRH, RR: Malinga Retires, Maxwell Released; Samson to Lead Royals
IPL 2021 Retention AS IT HAPPENED
Sanju Samson becomes captain of the Rajasthan Royals after Steve Smith was released by the franchise after they failed to make the playoffs last season. Lasith Malinga called curtains on his international career after the defending champions released the Lankan yesteryears ace. Kings XI Punjab walked the talk as they released star Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell.
With time running out, teams have hours to take a position on – who they would like to continue with and who do they opt to let off – ahead of the IPL 2021 Auction in February.