IPL 2022: Best XI of players who have been launched

IPL 2022: Best XI of players who have been launched IPL 2022: Best XI of players who have been launched

In the midst of the excitement surrounding the upcoming IPL 2022 mega auction, all of the teams have announced their retention lists. It features seasoned campaigners as well as IPL legends.

At the same time, several franchises have supported a number of young players and newcomers. The most shocking aspect of this is that they were retained ahead of several greats from the Indian T20 league. While some players wanted to be released on their own, others were released as part of their respective teams' auction strategy.

Whatever the reason, seeing some players go down the hammer will be disheartening for their supporters. However, some of the players who haven't been retained are so good that they could form a starting XI. So, who are the players who will be included in the best XI of players released ahead of the IPL 2022 mega auction?

1. KL Rahul
2. David Warner
3. Shubham Gill
4. Shreyas Iyer (C)
5. Ishan Kishan 
6. Hardik Pandya
7. Rashid Khan
8. Jofra Archer
9. Kagiso Rabada
10. Deepak Chahar
11. Yuzvendra Chahal