Women’s Premier League (WPL) auction date announced, more then 20 players released

WPL Auction 2024: Women Premier League Auction Date Announced

Women Premier League Auction: After launching the Women’s T20 League on the lines of the Indian Premier League, preparations are now underway for its second edition. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Friday announced that the player auction for the 2024 edition of the Women’s Premier League (WPL)[1] will be held in Mumbai on December 9. The second phase of the WPL could take place in February and March next year.

WPL Auction 2024: Women's Premier League (WPL) Auction Date Announced

The defending champions are Mumbai Indians, who won the title earlier this year under the leadership of Harmanpreet Kaur by defeating Delhi Capitals by seven wickets on March 26. The five franchises Mumbai Indians, Delhi Capitals, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Gujarat Giants and UP Warriors have signed 60 cricketers ahead of the Women Premier League auction, including 21 foreign players. A total of 29 players from the current team were released from contract.

Mumbai Indians

Mumbai Indians Retained Players

  • Amanjot Kaur
  • Amelia Kerr
  • C Tryon
  • Harmanpreet Kaur
  • Haley Matthews
  • Humaira Kazi
  • Isabelle Wong
  • Jintimani Kalita
  • Natalie Sciver
  • Pooja Vastrakar
  • Priyanka Bala
  • Saika Ishaq
  • Yastika Bhatia

Released Players

  • Dhara Gujjar
  • Heather Graham
  • Neelam Bisht
  • Sonam

Delhi Capitals

Delhi Capitals Retained Players

  • Alice Capse
  • Arundhati Reddy
  • Jemimah Rodrigues
  • Jess Jonassen
  • Laura Harris
  • Marijanne Kapp
  • Meg Lanning
  • Meenu Mani
  • Poonam Yadav
  • Radha Yadav
  • Shafali Verma
  • Shikha Pandey
  • Sneha Deepti
  • Tania Bhatia
  • Titas Sadhu

Released Players

  • Aparna Mandal
  • Jasia Akhtar
  • Tara Norris

Gujarat Giants

Gujarat Giants Retained Players

  • Ashley Gardner
  • Beth Mooney
  • Dayalan Hemlata
  • Harleen Deol
  • Laura Wolwart
  • Shabnam Shakeel
  • Sneh Rana
  • Tanuja Kanwar

Released Players

  • Annabel Sutherland
  • Ashwani Kumari
  • Georgia Wareham
  • Hurley Gala
  • Kim Garth
  • Mansi Joshi
  • Monica Patel
  • Parunika Sisodia
  • Sabbineni Meghna
  • Sophia Dunkley
  • Sushma Verma

Royal Challengers Bangalore

RCB Retained Players

  • Asha Shobhana
  • Disha Cassatt
  • Ellyse Perry
  • Heather Knight
  • Indrani Roy
  • Kanika Ahuja
  • Renuka Singh
  • Richa Ghosh
  • Shreyanka Patil
  • Smriti Mandhana
  • Sophie Devine

Released Players

  • Dane Van Niekerk
  • Erin Burns
  • Komal Janjad
  • Megan Shutt
  • Poonam Khemnar
  • Preeti Bose
  • Sahana Pawar

UP Warriors

UP Warriors Retained Players

  • Alyssa Healy
  • Anjali Sarwani
  • Deepti Sharma
  • Grace Harris
  • Kiran Navgire
  • Lauren Bell
  • Lakshmi Yadav
  • Parshvi Chopra
  • Rajeshwari Gaikwad
  • S Yashashree
  • Shweta Sehrawat
  • Sophie Ecclestone
  • Tahlia McGrath

Released Players

  • Devika Vaidya
  • Shabnim Ismail
  • Shivali Shinde
  • Simran Shaikh