Punjab Kings captain and present chief in Orange Cap race KL Rahul is about to half methods together with his present IPL franchise subsequent season, in keeping with media report. Rahul is the main run-scorer in IPL 2021 with 626 runs in 13 video games, though PBKS have already ended their marketing campaign within the T20 league.
Based on a report in Cricbuzz web site, it’s believed that he has been approached by a number of franchises which have proven curiosity in getting him. With the Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) but to announce the retention coverage for the subsequent season – when there will likely be a mega-auction – there’s nonetheless lack of readability on the variety of retentions and Proper To Match (RTM) playing cards obtainable for a franchise.
“A franchise has the appropriate to make use of the RTM playing cards, when made obtainable for the public sale, for its present gamers and it’s understood that discussions are happening behind the scenes in order that Rahul’s parting with the Kings is an amicable one. Rahul, now within the Indian bubble for the T20 World Cup, couldn’t be reached for a remark whereas a Punjab Kings official has categorically denied having deliberations on the subject,” the report in Cricbuzz learn.
One of many franchise that may very well be Rahul’s attainable vacation spot is Royal Challengers Bangalore, who will likely be searching for a prime Indian participant to steer the facet with Virat Kohli already asserting that he gained’t be main the franchise in IPL 2022.
Aside from RCB, a few new groups are set to hitch the T20 league quickly with BCCI already floating the tender for 2 new groups in IPL 2022. Chennai Tremendous Kings skipper MS Dhoni has already indicated that even he’s not positive if he’ll be a part of the ‘Yellow Military’ subsequent season.