Rajasthan Royals(RR) squad 2019 -team news, first match squad, strengths
Rajasthan Royals the first ipl champions in 2008 led by Shane Warne will be seen back in action when they face Kings XI Punjab Squad 2019 on their first match. RR was mocked in the paper as the weakest team, but the team showed some magical performance under the leadership of Shane Warne to defeat csk in the final match by 3 wickets. However, RR has not been seen in such form since then and will be looking to top the chart in this edition ipl 2019. RR followed a 2 years suspension back in 2016 and made a remarkable comeback in 2018 only when they lost to kkr by 25 runs in the eliminator.
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Rajasthan royal first match
Rajasthan Royals will begin their 12th edition ipl encounter against Kings Xi Punjab. The first time ipl winner will host Kings XI Punjab in their home ground. Under the leadership of senior Indian national team player Ajinkya Rahane, Rajasthan will be eyeing to replicate their first year performance to lift the trophy for the second time.
Rajasthan royal ipl auction 2019
Rajasthan Royals 2019 squad has bought nine players in this edition ipl and the return of Steve Smith will be a great boon for the team. Steve Smith might fix the middle order inconsistency that the team was lacking. Apart from it Royal spend the highest on Jaydev Unadkat to bring him back in the squad for one more time.
Check out the rajasthan royal squad 2019 below
RAJASTHAN ROYALS (RR)
Retained: Ajinkya Rahane, Krishnappa Gowtham, Sanju Samson, Shreyas Gopal, Aryaman Birla, S. Midhun, Prashant Chopra, Stuart Binny, Rahul Tripathi, Ben Stokes, Steve Smith, Jos Buttler, Jofra Archer, Ish Sodhi, Dhawal Kulkarni, Mahipal Lomror
Bought: Jaydev Unadkat (Rs 8.4 crore), Varun Aaron (Rs 2.4 crore), Oshane Thomas (Rs 1.1 crore), Shashank Singh (Rs 30 lakh), Liam Livinstone (Rs 50 lakh), Shubham Rajane (Rs 20 lakh), Manan Vohra (Rs 20 lakh), Ashton Turner (Rs 50 lakh), Riyan Parag (Rs 20 lakh)