new Delhi: Most of the players have joined their franchises for IPL season 15. Indian players who played the series against Sri Lanka have also been quarantined. But before the start of IPL 2022, Rajasthan Royals did something on Wednesday which has surprised all the cricket fans. Yuzvendra Chahal has now become the captain of Rajasthan Royals. Yes, read it right. But how much truth is there in this later, let’s know it.
Rajasthan Royals’ tweet shocked everyone
Rajasthan Royals has included Yuzvendra Chahal in the team this year. Chahal, who once played for RCB, will now try to get Rajasthan to win. However, in the meantime, a tweet by Rajasthan Royals has surprised all the fans. Rajasthan appointed Yuzvendra Chahal as the new captain of the team. The tweet of the new captain was done at 12.56 pm. The accounts of Rajasthan Royals in IPL teams are very famous for their memes and this is not true, this tweet is just a joke. Sanju Samson will remain the captain of Rajasthan Royals.
Check out Rajasthan Royals’ tweet here
— Rajasthan Royals (@rajasthanroyals) March 16, 2022
Chahal also became a contender for the opening
At 1.40 pm, Rajasthan Royals did another tweet and in this it was written to open Chahal. Rajasthan Royals wrote in this tweet, ’10 thousand retweets and Yuzvendra Chahal will open with Josh Butler.’ Everyone was stunned to see this tweet of Rajasthan Royals. It is not possible for Chahal to open, because Chahal has never batted in the top order before. From this it can be guessed that the account of Rajasthan has been hacked. According to media reports, this hacker is none other than Yuzvendra Chahal.
How has been the journey in IPL
Chahal was part of Mumbai Indians when Chahal stepped into the IPL. He was bought by RCB in the year 2014, after which Chahal remained a part of RCB till last season. He was not retained by RCB even before the mega auction in 2018. However, RTM was used on Chahal in the auction. Chahal was the highest wicket-taker for RCB in the last season. Rajasthan Royals will be Chahal’s third IPL team.
Royals team in season 15
Rajasthan Royals has bought 24 players in IPL 2022 auction, in which 16 are Indian players and 8 are foreign players. Royals team Sanju Samson, Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Dhruv Jurel, Karun Nair, Rasi van der Dusan, Shimron Hetmyer and Devdutt Padikkal, Darrell Mitchell, Arunay Singh, Riyan Parag, Shubham Garhwal, Ravichandran Ashwin, James Neesham, Kuldeep Sen , Navdeep Saini, Trent Boult, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Obed McCoy, Famous Krishna, KC Cariappa, Tejas Baroka, Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav have been added to their team.