Sports Gallery IPL 2018: Full list of the retained players Here is the full list of the retained players for Indian Premier League 2018. Mumbai Indians have decided to retain their captain Rohit Sharma. Mumbai Indians’ transformation from perpetual underperformers to being the most decorated team in the league started after Rohit Sharma was appointed as captain. Rohit replaced Ricky Ponting in the 2013 season and led them to their first title the same year.Their win in 2017 was their third title, the most won by any team in the league’s 10-year history. (Source: AP) Hardik Pandya is retained by Mumbai Indians. Mumbai Indians retain Jasprit Bumrah. Bumrah and the Hardik Pandya played a significant role in the Mumbai Indians’ win last season. (Source: PTI) CSK, who are returning after a ban of two years, retain their key player Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Ravindra Jadeja is the second player retained by CSK. Suresh Raina has been retained by Chennai Super Kings. David Warner has been retained by Sunrisers Hyderabad. Bhuvneshwar Kumar is the second player retained by Sunrisers Hyderabad. Indian skipper Virat Kohli has been retained by Royal Challengers Bangalore. RCB also retained AB De Villiers. Sarfaraz Khas has also been retained by RCB for the 11th edition of IPL. South Africa's Chris Morris has been retained by Delhi Daredevils. Rishabh Pant has been retained by Delhi Daredevils. Delhi Daredevils also retained Shreyas Iyer at the Players Retention event in Mumbai. Kolkata Knight Riders retain Andre Russell. Sunil Narine has also been retained by Kolkata Knight Riders. Steven Smith is the only player retained by Rajasthan Royals. Axar Patel is the only player retained by Kings XI Punjab.