1. Royal Challengers Bangalore
Virat Kohli gave up captaincy of Royal Challengers Bangalore after last season. RCB will look to find a new captain at the IPL 2022 auction
2. Kolkata Knight Riders
IPL 2021 runners-up Kolkata Knight Riders have chosen not to retain their captain Eoin Morgan. KKR are definitely in look-out for a new skipper .
3. Punjab Kings
KL Rahul's departure to Lucknow Super Giants has left a captaincy void in Punjab Kings. PK will be looking to hire someone like Shreyas Iyer
4. Chennai Super Kings
Chennai Super Kings' MS Dhoni is expected to retire from IPL after the 2022 season. IPL 2021 champions are in hunt of a new captain.
5. Sunrisers Hyderabad
Sunrisers Hyderabad have retained last year's captain Kane Williamson . But ,they will be looking for a more successful leader specially after the departure of David Warner