The deadline for retaining players for the current eight franchises of the Indian Premier League (IPL) has ended today. Defending champion Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah, Sunil Narine, Andre Russell and Glenn Maxwell are some of the big names that the current franchise teams have decided to retain for the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022. . At the same time, the release of Punjab Kings captain KL Rahul and Sunrisers Hyderabad bowler Rashid Khan is almost certain. After finalizing the retained players of the current eight team, two new franchises Lucknow and Ahmedabad will get a chance to choose three players from December 1 to 25, followed by an auction in January. The current eight teams can retain a maximum of four players with no more than three Indians and not more than two foreign players.
7:10 PM: Five-time champions Mumbai Indians have decided to retain West Indies batsman Kieron Pollard.
6:50 PM: Punjab Kings have decided to retain openers Mayank Agarwal and Arshdeep Singh.
6:30 PM: Royal Challengers Bangalore have decided to retain fast bowler Mohammad Siraj.