IPL franchises have been announcing the players they are retaining and releasing ahead of the 2021 edition of the tournament. Eight England players have been retained by their current franchises for the tournament, scheduled to begin in April.
The deadline for the eight franchises to submit the lists of retained and released players for the IPL 2021 ended on January 20. This is the list of players who have been retained and released by eight franchises ahead of the auction for the 2021 edition of the Indian Premier League, the auction of IPL 2021 likely to be held in February 18 according to a BCCI official.
The IPL auction is due to take place in mid-February.
Rajasthan Royals: Jofra Archer, Jos Buttler Ben Stokes
Kolkata Knight Riders: Eoin Morgan
Sunrisers Hyderabad: Jonny Bairstow
Chennai Super Kings: Sam Curran
Kings XI Punjab: Chris Jordan
Delhi Capitals: Chris Woakes