IPL 2024 Retained and Released Players: Here Are Some Key Points

Jos Buttler Retained by Rajasthan Royals

England white-ball captain Jos Buttler has been retained by the Rajasthan Royals for the next Indian Premier League (IPL) season.

Jofra Archer Released by Mumbai Indians

England's Jofra Archer was released by the Mumbai Indians, amidst concerns over his elbow pain.

Joe Root Skips IPL 2024

England batter Joe Root has decided to skip the 10-team T20 league, following a heavy workload. This was after playing three matches in his IPL debut for Rajasthan.

Ben Stokes Also Skipping IPL

Test captain Ben Stokes, like Root, is skipping the IPL.

Mumbai Indians' Major Release

Mumbai Indians released 11 players, including Archer, as part of their team restructuring.

Mahendra Singh Dhoni to Lead Chennai Super Kings

Former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni is set to lead Chennai Super Kings again, a team that has won the IPL five times.

Rishabh Pant Retained by Delhi Capitals

Despite being out of action since last December due to a car accident, Rishabh Pant has been retained by the Delhi Capitals.

Royal Challengers Bangalore's Overhaul

The team released several players, including Wanindu Hasaranga and Josh Hazlewood, indicating a major overhaul of their bowling attack in pursuit of their first IPL title.

Sam Curran Retained by Punjab Kings

England all-rounder Sam Curran, the league's most expensive player last year, has been retained by the Punjab Kings.

Pat Cummins and Mitchell Starc Return to IPL

Australia's World Cup-winning captain Pat Cummins and bowler Mitchell Starc have decided to return to the IPL and will be part of the player auction in Dubai on December 19.