IPL Season 14: IPL 2021 Teams and Players List
IPL 14 teams and players list is placed here. Now that the dust has settled following the 2021 Indian Premier League auction let’s look at the biggest movers and shakers and confirm the upcoming season’s squads. A total of 262 players enrolled for the auction, and they battled it out for 61 available places. Of the 262 players, 164 were Indian, and there were 125 overseas players, all hoping to be snapped up.
The Royal Challengers Bangalore had the most vacancies to fill as their squad was 11 players short. While on the other hand, the Sunrisers Hyderabad only had three spots to fill, so they could afford to be a bit more selective in their approach. Anil Kumble had the biggest purse to spend as his Kings XI Punjab side had Rs. 53.20 crore available. Now that we have set the scene for you, let’s check out the complete IPL 2021 players list team-wise is placed below.
BCCI announced the IPL schedule for VIVO IPL 2021 on the 7th of March. The season kicks off on the 9th of April and concludes on the 30th of May, and this season promises to deliver plenty. The opening games are scheduled to be between the defending champions, the Mumbai Indians, and the Delhi Capitals. Stay tuned for full coverage and all the most up-to-date news for the upcoming season. IPL team 2021 player list for all teams is placed below.
IPL 2021 Players List
IPL 2021 complete list of players by teams are placed below;
|Teams||IPL Teams Squad players list|
|Mumbai Indians||Rohit Sharma (Captain), Quinton de Kock (wk), Ishan Kishan (wk), Suryakumar Yadav, Chris Lynn, Saurabh Tiwary, Anmolpreet Singh, Aditya Tare (wk), Kieron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Rahul Chahar, Jayant Yadav, Anukul Roy, Jasprit Bumrah, Trent Boult, Dhawal Kulkarni, Mohsin Khan, Adam Milne, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Piyush Chawla, James Neesham, Yudhvir Charak, Marco Jansen, Arjun Tendulkar|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore||Virat Kohli (Captain), Devdutt Padikkal, Finn Allen (replacement for Josh Philippe), AB de Villiers (wk), Pavan Deshpande, Washington Sundar, Daniel Sams, Yuzvendra Chahal, Adam Zampa, Shahbaz Ahmed, Mohammed Siraj, Navdeep Saini, Kane Richardson, Harshal Patel, Glenn Maxwell, Sachin Baby, Rajat Patidar, Mohammed Azharuddeen, Kyle Jamieson, Daniel Christian, Suyash Prabhudessai, K.S. Bharat|
|Kolkata Knight Riders||Eoin Morgan (Captain), Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Tim Seifert (wk), Rahul Tripathi, Gurkeerat Singh Mann (replacement for injured Rinku Singh), Dinesh Karthik (wk), Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Varun CV, Kuldeep Yadav, Pat Cummins, Lockie Ferguson, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Shivam Mavi, Sandeep Warrier, Prasidh Krishna, Shakib Al Hasan, Sheldon Jackson, Vaibhav Arora, Karun Nair, Harbhajan Singh, Ben Cutting, Venkatesh Iyer, Pawan Negi|
|Kings XI Punjab||KL Rahul (Captain), Mayank Agarwal, Chris Gayle, Mandeep Singh, Prabsimran Singh, Nicholas Pooran (wk), Sarfaraz Khan, Deepak Hooda, Murugan Ashwin, Ravi Bishnoi, Harpreet Brar, Mohammed Shami, Arshdeep Singh, Ishan Porel, Darshan Nalkande, Chris Jordan, Dawid Malan, Jhye Richardson, Shahrukh Khan, Riley Meredith, Moises Henriques, Jalaj Saxena, Utkarsh Singh, Fabian Allen, Saurabh Kumar|
|Sunrisers Hyderabad||David Warner (Captain), Kane Williamson, Jonny Bairstow (wk), Manish Pandey, Sreevats Goswami (wk), Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Priyam Garg, Vijay Shankar, Abhishek Sharma, Abdul Samad, Virat Singh, Jason Roy (Mitchell Marsh replacement), Jason Holder, Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan, Shahbaz Nadeem, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, T. Natarajan, Sandeep Sharma, Khaleel Ahmed, Siddarth Kaul, Basil Thampi, Jagadeesha Suchith, Kedar Jadhav, Mujeeb-ur-Rahman|
|Delhi Capitals||Shreyas Iyer (Captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant (wk), Shimron Hetmyer, Marcus Stoinis, Chris Woakes, R Ashwin, Axar Patel, Amit Mishra, Lalit Yadav, Pravin Dubey, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Ishant Sharma, Avesh Khan, Steve Smith, Umesh Yadav, Ripal Patel, Vishnu Vinod, Lukman Meriwala, M Siddarth, Tom Curran, Sam Billings|
|Rajasthan Royals||Sanju Samson (Captain), Jos Buttler (wk), Ben Stokes, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Manan Vohra, Anuj Rawat, Riyan Parag, David Miller, Rahul Tewatia, Mahipal Lomror, Shreyas Gopal, Mayank Markande, Jofra Archer, Andrew Tye, Jaydev Unadkat, Kartik Tyagi, Shivam Dube, Chris Morris, Mustafizur Rahman, Chetan Sakariya, KC Cariappa, Liam Livingstone, Kuldip Yadav, Akash Singh|
|Chennai Super Kings||MS Dhoni (Captain), Faf du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, N. Jagadeesan (wk), Robin Uthappa, Ravindra Jadeja, Sam Curran, Dwayne Bravo, Karn Sharma, R. Sai Kishore, Mitchell Santner, Imran Tahir, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, Lungi Ngidi, KM Asif, Moeen Ali, K Gowtham, Cheteshwar Pujara, M Harisankar Reddy, K. Bhagath Varma, C Hari Nishanth, Jason Behrendorff (replacement for Josh Hazlewood)|
Chris Morris became the costliest ever player in IPL history, surpassing the amount paid for Yuvraj Singh previously. He cost the Rajasthan Royals Rs. 16.25 Crore. Krishnappa Gowtham also broke the record for the most expensive uncapped Indian player when the Chennai Super Kings snapped him up. Chennai paid a King’s ransom for the youngster at Rs. 9.25 Crore.
Most Expensive Buys
The top five most expensive buys were:
- Chris Morris – Rs. 16.25 Crore – Rajasthan Royals
- Kyle Jameison – Rs. 15 Crore – Royal Challengers Bangalore
- Glenn Maxwell – Rs. 14.25 Crore – Royal Challengers Bangalore
- Jyhe Richardson – Rs. 14 Crore – Punjab Kings
- Krishnappa Gowtham – Rs. 9.25 Crore – Chennai Super Kings
Other players of note who were sold are Moeen Ali, who signed for the Super Kings. The Punjab Kings snapped up Dawid Malan, Shakib Al Hasan went to the Knight Riders, and Steve Smith went for the base price of 2.20 Crore to the Delhi Capitals.
Some of the big-name unsold players include the English duo Alex Hales and Jason Roy, Australian big hitter Aaron Finch and his Aussie colleague Shaun Marsh, Mohit Sharma, Thisara Perera, Wayne Parnell, and Michell McClenaghan, amongst others. 57 of the 61 places were taken, and 22 of those were overseas players.
We had a fantastic edition of IPL last season, and the great news for fans is that the 2021 edition is not too far away. The last season of the Indian Premier League was undoubtedly its most exciting edition since the tournament’s conception. Not only a lot of cricket records were broken, but also the fans were kept heavily entertained throughout the season. We had a fantastic tournament last season, which was eventually won by the Mumbai Indians and we expect the same again. IPL team list 2021 is placed above.