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IPL 2021: Full players list who will go on Auction table in the IPL 2021 mini-auctions.

Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021: The hype for the IPL 2021 mini-auctions is growing day by day. With the franchise releasing the list of retained and released players, the preparations of the much-awaited mega-event have begun. According to the sources close to the BCCI, the officials are keen on organising the event on 17th February at Chennai.

However, the official has not revealed the dates of the event to the public. The BCCI is likely to conduct the mini-auction somewhere in the mid of February.

As of now, there are a total of 55 players who are up for the grab. These players have been released by their respective franchises and will go to the auction tables for another time. However, the list will not end here as the domestic cricketers will also be up for the grab.

Franchises and number of released players before IPL 2021 mini-auctions:

IPL FranchiseNumber of released players
Royal Challenger Bangalore (RCB)10
Kings XI Punjab (KXIP)09
Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH)05
Mumbai Indians (MI)07
Chennai Super Kings (CSK)06
Rajasthan Royals (RR)08
Delhi Capitals (DC)06
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)05

List of players that will go for the Auctions in IPL 2021:

Kedar Jadhav, Aaron Finch, Murali Vijay, Oshane Thomas, Harbhajan Singh, Monu Singh, Alex Carey, Keemo Paul, Tushar Deshpande, Sandeep Lamichhane, Mohit Sharma, Tejinder Singh Dhillon, Jason Roy, Tom Banton, Glenn Maxwell, James Pattinson, Piyush Chawla, Sheldon Cottrell, Mujeeb Zadran, Hardus Viljoen, Chris Green, James Neesham, Krishnappa Gowtham, Karun Nair, Jagadeesha Suchith, Nathan Coulter-Nile, M Siddharth, Nikhil Naik, Siddhesh Lad, Prince Balwant Rai, Digvijay Deshmukh, Sherfane Rutherford, Mitchell McCleneghan, Steve Smith, Akash Singh, Ankit Rajpoot, Shashank Singh, Anirudha Joshi, Tom Curran, Chris Morris, Shivam Dube, Umesh Yadav, Moeen Ali, Parthiv Patel, Pawan Negi, Isuru Udana, Gurkeerat Mann, Billy Stanlake,  Varun Aaron, Sandeep Bavanaka, Harry Gurney, Fabian Allen, Sanjay Yadav, Prithviraj Yarra.

IPL Franchise, Slots left and purse value left with them for IPL 2021 mini-auctions:

IPL FranchisePurse Value Left after releasing playersNumber of slots availableOverseas Slot left
Mumbai Indians (MI)15.35 Crore0704
Kings XI Punjab (KXIP)53.2 Crore0905
Chennai Super Kings (CSK)22.9 Crore0701
Royal Challenger Bangalore (RCB)35.9 Crore1203
Delhi Capitals (DC)12.9 Crore0502
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)10.75 Crore0701
Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH)10.75 Crore0301
Rajasthan Royals (RR)34.85 Crore0803

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