List of players retained by teams ahead of the 2014 IPL auction

There was a huge anticipation over the players to be retained by Indian Premier League 204 (IPL 7) teams for the seventh edition of the tournament. While some of the team announcements were on expected lines, a few other sprung up surprises. Among the various teams, Chennai Super Kings and Royal Challengers Bangalore had announced their list on January 9 while the rest of the teams declared their list on January 10. Below is a full list of the players retained by various teams in the league.

Chennai Super Kings

Players retained: MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina, Ravindra Jadeja, R Ashwin, Dwayne Bravo

Auction purse remaining: Rs 210 million

Right-to-match cards available: 1 (not eligible for a capped India player)

Delhi Daredevils

Players retained: None

Auction purse remaining: Rs 600 million

Right-to-match cards available: 3

Kings XI Punjab

Players retained: David Miller, Manan Vohra

Auction purse remaining: Rs 435 million

Right-to-match cards available: 2

Kolkata Knight Riders

Players retained: Gautam Gambhir, Sunil Narine

Auction purse remaining: Rs 380 million

Right-to-match cards available: 2

Mumbai Indians

Players retained: Rohit Sharma, Lasith Malinga, Kieron Pollard, Harbhajan Singh, Ambati Rayudu

Auction purse remaining: Rs 210 million

Right-to-match cards available: 1

Rajasthan Royals

Players retained: Shane Watson, James Faulkner, Ajinkya Rahane, Sanju Samson, Stuart Binny

Auction purse remaining: Rs 225 million

Right-to-match cards available: 1

Royal Challengers Bangalore

Players retained: Virat Kohli, Chris Gayle, AB de Villiers

Auction purse remaining: Rs 305 million

Right-to-match cards available: 1

Sunrisers Hyderabad

Players retained: Shikhar Dhawan, Dale Steyn

Auction purse remaining: Rs 380 million

Right-to-match cards available: 2