the list of players release for auction has been released http://www.iplt20.com/news/2016/anno...ayers-released
notes of interest per team (big players, how many released, total bidding amount for released players):
hyderabad have let go of eoin morgan, ashish reddy and aditya tare (6 released; total: 105.5 million rupees
RCB: varun aaron, abu nechim, kane richardson and chris jordan are the big names here (10 released: total 108 million rupees.
Dehli Daredevils: nathan coutler-nile, imran tahir and pawan negi are the big casualties (7 released, total: 143.5 million rupees)
mumbai indians: corey anderson, martin guptil are the major foreign players released. unmukt chand I would have classified but he hasnt been playing well since the under 19 world cup he captained (8 released; total : 112.5 million)
kolkata: morne morkel, brad hogg, shaun tait have been let go (9 released; total bid: 85 million)
punjab: mitchel johnson, kyle abbott, rishi dhawan and farhaan behardien are all the players released (johnson likely to be unsold, mumbai likely to want to get dhawan back) for a total bid amount of 119 million rupees.
gujarat lions: dale steyn, amit mishra, pravin tambe are the big names ( 8 released; 40 million total bid amount)
Pune are last and they have the most intruiging list: kevin pietersen, ishant sharma, irfan pathan, thisara perera, albie morkel and george bailey ( 11 released; total bid amount: 169 million)