All 10 teams have declared their retained and released the player’s list on 15th November 2022 before the upcoming IPL 2023 auction. Many teams have left out their regular players who played a crucial role in their individual team’s success. From Mumbai Indians, we saw the retirement of Kieron Pollard due to the transition process, Chennai Super Kings released Dwayne Bravo, and from Sunrisers Hyderabad, it is Kane Williamson. These players were the key members of their respective franchises and also won titles for them as well.
To know more about the complete retained and released player’s details of IPL 2023, check the below link:
Here is the best possible 11 of each team with their IPL 2023 retained player’s list:
1) Mumbai Indians
Players: Rohit Sharma, Suryakumar Yadav, Tilak Varma, Dewald Brevis, Tristan Stubbs, Ishan Kishan, Jasprit Bumrah, Tim David, Ramandeep Singh, Arjun Tendulkar, Hrithik Shokeen, Aakash Maadhwal, Kumar Kartikeya, Arshad Khan, Jofra Archer, Jason Behrendorff.
Best Possible 11: Rohit Sharma (C), Ishan Kishan (WK), Suryakumar Yadav, Tilak Varma, Dewald Brevis, Tim David, Ramandeep Singh, Jofra Archer, Kumar Kartikeya, Jason Behrendorff, Jasprit Bumrah.
2) Chennai Super Kings
Players: MS Dhoni, Ravindra Jadeja, Devon Conway, Moeen Ali, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shivam Dube, Ambati Rayudu, Dwaine Pretorius, Maheesh Theekshana, Prashant Solanki, Deepak Chahar, Mukesh Choudhary, Simarjeet Singh, Tushar Deshpande, Rajvardhan Hangargekar, Mitchell Santner, Matheesha Pathirana, Subhranshu Senapati.
Best Possible 11: Ruturaj Gaikwad, Devon Conway, Moeen Ali, Ambati Rayudu, Shivam Dube, MS Dhoni (C & WK), Ravindra Jadeja, Deepak Chahar, Mukesh Choudhary, Matheesha Pathirana, Maheesh Theekshana.
3) Sunrisers Hyderabad
Players: Abdul Samad, Aiden Markram, Rahul Tripathi, Glenn Phillips, Abhishek Sharma, Marco Jansen, Washington Sundar, Fazalhaq Farooqi, Kartik Tyagi, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, T Natarajan, Umran Malik.
Best Possible 11: Abhishek Sharma, Rahul Tripathi, Aiden Markram, Glenn Phillips (WK), Abdul Samad, Washington Sundar, Marco Jansen, Bhuvneshwar Kumar (C), T Natarajan, Umran Malik.
4) Kolkata Knight Riders
Players: Shreyas Iyer, Nitish Rana, Venkatesh Iyer, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Umesh Yadav, Tim Southee, Harshit Rana, Varun Chakravarthy, Anukul Roy, Rinku Singh, Lockie Ferguson, Shardul Thakur, and Rahmanullah Gurbaz.
Best Possible 11: Rahmanullah Gurbaz (WK), Venkatesh Iyer, Nitish Rana, Shreyas Iyer (C), Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Shardul Thakur, Sunil Narine, Umesh Yadav, Tim Southee, Varun Chakravarthy.
5) Rajasthan Royals
Players: Sanju Samson (C), Yashasvi Jaiswal, Shimron Hetmyer, Devdutt Padikkal, Jos Buttler, Dhruv Jurel, Riyan Parag, Prasidh Krishna, Trent Boult, Obed McCoy, Navdeep Saini, Kuldeep Sen, Kuldip Yadav, R Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal, KC Cariappa.
Best Possible 11: Yashasvi Jaiswal, Jos Buttler, Devdutt Padikkal, Sanju Samson (C & WK), Riyan Parag, Shimron Hetmyer, R Ashwin, Obed McCoy, Trent Boult, Yuzvendra Chahal, Prasidh Krishna.
6) Gujarat Titans
Players: Hardik Pandya (C), Shubman Gill, David Miller, Abhinav Manohar, Sai Sudharsan, Wriddhiman Saha, Matthew Wade, Rashid Khan, Rahul Tewatia, Vijay Shankar, Mohammed Shami, Alzarri Joseph, Yash Dayal, Pradeep Sangwan, Darshan Nalkande, Jayant Yadav, R Sai Kishore, Noor Ahmad.
Best Possible 11: Shubman Gill, Sai Sudharsan, Matthew Wade (WK), Hardik Pandya (C), David Miller, Rahul Tewatia, Rashid Khan, Alzarri Joseph, R Sai Kishore, Yash Dayal, Mohammed Shami.
7) Royal Challengers Bangalore
Players: Faf du Plessis (C), Virat Kohli, Suyash Prabhudessai, Rajat Patidar, Dinesh Karthik, Anuj Rawat, Finn Allen, Glenn Maxwell, Wanindu Hasaranga, Shahbaz Ahmed, Harshal Patel, David Willey, Karn Sharma, Mahipal Lomror, Mohammed Siraj, Josh Hazlewood, Siddarth Kaul, Akash Deep.
Best Possible 11: Faf du Plessis (C), Virat Kohli, Rajat Patidar, Glenn Maxwell, Dinesh Karthik (WK), Shahbaz Ahmed, Wanindu Hasaranga, Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Josh Hazlewood, Siddarth Kaul.
8) Punjab Kings
Players: Shikhar Dhawan (C), Shahrukh Khan, Jonny Bairstow, Prabhsimran Singh, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Jitesh Sharma, Raj Bawa, Rishi Dhawan, Liam Livingstone, Atharva Taide, Arshdeep Singh, Baltej Singh, Nathan Ellis, Kagiso Rabada, Rahul Chahar, Harpreet Brar.
Best Possible 11: Shikhar Dhawan (C), Jonny Bairstow (WK), Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Liam Livingstone, Shahrukh Khan, Jitesh Sharma, Harpreet Brar, Rahul Chahar, Rishi Dhawan, Kagiso Rabada, Arshdeep Singh.
9) Delhi Capitals
Players: Rishabh Pant (C), David Warner, Prithvi Shaw, Ripal Patel, Rovman Powell, Sarfaraz Khan, Yash Dhull, Mitchell Marsh, Lalit Yadav, Axar Patel, Anrich Nortje, Chetan Sakariya, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Khaleel Ahmed, Lungi Ngidi, Mustafizur Rahman, Aman Khan, Kuldeep Yadav, Praveen Dubey, Vicky Ostwal.
Best Possible 11: David Warner, Prithvi Shaw, Mitchell Marsh, Rishabh Pant (C & WK), Rovman Powell, Lalit Yadav, Axar Patel, Chetan Sakariya, Anrich Nortje, Khaleel Ahmed, Kuldeep Yadav.
10) Lucknow Super Giants
Players: KL Rahul (C), Ayush Badoni, Karan Sharma, Manan Vohra, Quinton de Kock, Marcus Stoinis, Krishnappa Gowtham, Deepak Hooda, Kyle Mayers, Krunal Pandya, Avesh Khan, Mohsin Khan, Mark Wood, Mayank Yadav, Ravi Bishnoi.
Best Possible 11: KL Rahul (C), Quinton de Kock (WK), Deepak Hooda, Marcus Stoinis, Kyle Mayers, Krunal Pandya, Ayush Badoni, Ravi Bishnoi, Avesh Khan, Mohsin Khan, Mark Wood.