Here are the list of players who have been retained and released for the forthcoming IPL 2019
1.Chennai Super Kings
Players Retained– Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Suresh Raina, Faf du Plessis, Murali Vijay, Shane Watson, Ravindra Jadeja, Mitchell Santner, David Willey, Dwayne Bravo, Kedar Jadhav, Ambati Rayudu, Sam Billings, Harbhajan Singh, Deepak Chahar, KM Asif, Lungi Ngidi, Imran Tahir, Karn Sharma, Dhruv Shorey, N Jagadeesan, Shardul Thakur, Monu Kumar and Chaitanya Bishnoi
Players Released– Mark Wood, Kanishk Seth, Kshitiz Sharma
Quinton De Kock is in.
Players Retained– Rohit Sharma, Hardik Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah, Krunal Pandya, Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav, Mayank Markande, Rahul Chahar, Anukul Roy, Siddhesh Lad, Aditya Tare, Quinton de Kock, Kieron Pollard, Ben Cutting, Mitchell McClenaghan, Adam Milne, Jason Behrendorff
Players Released– Saurabh Tiwary, Pradeep Sangwan, Mohsin Khan, MD Nidheesh, Sharad Lumba, Tajinder Singh Dhillon, JP Duminy, Pat Cummins, Mustafizur Rahman and Akila Dananjaya
3.Kings XI Punjab
Mandeep Singh is in.
Players Retained– Ravi Ashwin, Lokesh Rahul, Mayank Agarwal, Karun Nair, Andrew Tye, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Ankeet Rajpoot, David Miller &Chris Gayle
Players Released– Axar Patel, Yuvraj Singh, Aaron Finch, Manoj Tiwary, Mohit Sharma, Barinder Sran, Akshdeep Nath, Pradeep Sahoo, Mayank Dagar and Manzoor.
Shikhar Dhawan is in.
Players Retained– Shreyas Iyer, Prithvi Shaw, Rishabh Pant, Manjot Kalra, Colin Munro, Chris Morris, Jayant Yadav, Rahul Tewatia, Harshal Patel, Amit Mishra, Kagiso Rabada, Trent Boult, Avesh Khan and Sandeep Lamichhane
Players Released– Gautam Gambhir, Jason Roy, Gurkeerat Mann, Glenn Maxwell, Mohammad Shami, Dan Christian, Vijay Shankar, Abhishek Sharma, Shahbaz Nadeem, Liam Plunkett, Junior Dala, Naman Ojha and Sayan Ghosh
5.Royal Challengers Bangalore
Marcus Stoinis is in.
Players Retained– Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Parthiv Patel, Washington Sundar, Pawan Negi, Moeen Ali, Colin de Grandhomme, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammed Siraj, Tim Southee, Umesh Yadav, Navdeep Saini, Nathan Coulter-Nile and Kulwant Khejroliya
Players Released– Quinton de Kock, Mandeep Singh, Brendon McCullum, Chris Woakes, Sarfraz Khan and Corey Anderson
Players Retained– Steven Smith, Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler, Jofra Archer, Ish Sodhi, Ajinkya Rahane, K Gowtham, Sanju Samson, Shreyas Gopal, Aryaman Birla, S Midhun, Prashant Chopra, Stuart Binny, Dhawal Kulkarni, Rahul Tripathi and Mahipal Lomror
Players Released– Jaydev Unadkat, Anureet Singh, Ankit Sharma, Jatin Saxena, Ben Laughlin and D’Arcy Short
Vijay Shankar, Abhishek Sharma, Shahbaz Nadeem are in
Players Retained– David Warner, Yusuf Pathan, Rashid Khan, Shakib Al Hasan, Billy Stanlake, Kane Williamson, Mohammad Nabi, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Manish Pandey, T Natarajan, Ricky Bhui, Sandeep Sharma, Shreevats Goswami, Siddarth Kaul, Khaleel Ahmed, Deepak Hooda and Basil Thampi
Players Released– Shikhar Dhawan, Sachin Baby, Tanmay Agarwal, Wriddhiman Saha, Chris Jordan, Carlos Brathwaite, Alex Hales, Syed Mehdi Hasan and Bipul Sharma.
8.Kolkata Knight Riders
Players Retained– Dinesh Karthik, Robin Uthappa, Chris Lynn, Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Shivam Mavi, Kuldeep Yadav, Piyush Chawla, Prasidh Krishna and Kamlesh Nagarkoti
Players Released– Mitchell Starc, Mitchell Johnson, Tom Curran, Cameron Delport, Javon Searles, Ishank Jaggi, Vinay Kumar and Apoorv Wankhade