Rajasthan Royals (RR) are unsure whether they will be utilizing the services of Ben Stokes for the thirteenth season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) or not.
It was earlier speculated that Stokes might miss on a few matches of IPL 2020 for RR. The management has been cooperative as Andrew McDonalds, the head coach of the franchise believes that he shall have the required time with his family.
Stokes left in the midst of the Pakistan and England test series as his father was diagnosed with brain cancer in New Zealand. It can be a hit for the franchise and they can utilize Tom Curran or David Miller as his alternate.
Rajasthan Royals unsure of Ben Stoke’s availability for IPL 2020
“First and foremost, thoughts with the Stokes family. It’s a difficult scenario, so we are giving him as much time as he needs, and connecting with him as best as we can. So yeah, we are not sure where Stokesy’s right now, but once it has played out, then we can make our decisions from there,” McDonald told ESPNCricinfo.
Here is the complete squad of Rajasthan Royals:
|Riyan Parag (R)||Batsman||20 Lakhs|
|Shashank Singh (R)||Batsman||30 Lakhs|
|Steve Smith (R)||Batsman||12.50 Crore|
|Robin Uthappa||Batsman||3 Crore|
|David Miller||Batsman||75 Lakhs|
|Manan Vohra (R)||Batsman||20 Lakhs|
|Jos Butler (R)||Wicket Keeper||4.40 Crore|
|Sanju Samson (R)||Wicket Keeper||8 Crore|
|Anuj Rawat||Wicket Keeper||80 Lakhs|
|Ben Stokes (R)||All-Rounder||12.50 Crore|
|Mahipal Lomror (R)||All-Rounder||20 Lakhs|
|Shreyas Gopal (R)||All-Rounder||20 Lakhs|
|Yashasvi Jaiswal||All-Rounder||2.40 Crore|
|Tom Curran||All-Rounder||1 Crore|
|Ankit Rajpoot (R)||Bowler||3 Crore|
|Jofra Archer (R)||Bowler||7.20 Crore|
|Mayank Markande (R)||Bowler||2 Crore|
|Rahul Tewatia (R)||Bowler||3 Crore|
|Varun Aaron (R)||Bowler||2.40 Crore|
|Jaydev Unadkat||Bowler||3 Crore|
|Kartik Tyagi||Bowler||1.30 Crore|
|Andrew Tye||Bowler||1 Crore|
|Oshane Thomas||Bowler||50 Lakhs|
|Anirudha Ashok Joshi||All-Rounder||20 Lakhs|
|Akash Singh||Bowler||20 Lakhs|