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  • Making Rahul move up and down the order so regularly is not beneficial for him, or the team. At a time when India are tinkering with more than one position in the middle order, Rahul’s success should be used to plug at least one gap. If the team doesn’t think he is a long-term option as an opener, then the most elegant solution would be to nail him down at No. 4.

    The cement brand was title sponsor of Rajasthan Royals in the last season, while Coolwinks Sunglasses was SRH’s lead sponsor.

    "I’m very happy with the players that we have selected and really looking forward to the new season. We've had a lot of discussions on the structure and balance of the team and this looks like a good start for us," Kohli said. "I believe it all comes down to every individual to give out their best performance during the league," Virat Kohli added.

    Birla said he is taking an undefined sabbatical from cricket.

    Franchises to open their purse strings as they sit down to bid for the players they need to plug gaps in their respective squads.

    Jaiswal is currently an Under-19 World Cup-bound batsman, ready to represent India in the age-group showpiece in South Africa come January-February. His well-documented struggles include living in a tent after coming to Mumbai from his native Uttar Pradesh as an 11-year-old.

    As many as 332 cricketers (186 Indian, 146 overseas players) will go under the hammer at the auction at a plush hotel here with Australia's all-rounder Glenn Maxwell and veteran South African fast bowler Dale Steyn among those opting for the highest base price of Rs 2 crore.

    All the big buys of the day were all on expected lines. To Pat Cummins, who was bought for a whopping Rs 15.50 crores by Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), first. KKR were content to see the others raise the price and as Venky Mysore, the CEO, said, “We were aware that post Rs 14.5 crores there will be a lull and our plan was to get in there and close the deal.

    The company followed a ‘conservative accounting principle’ and booked expenses of Rs 4,000 crore on the Indian Premier League (IPL) during the fiscal under review. Star India suffered losses despite a 35% increase in revenues during the year.

    India were in for quite a bit of pain when New Zealand knocked them out in the World Cup semifinals.

    Morgan, who has played for KKR before, had a base price of Rs 1.50 crore. The men in purple had to stave off stiff competition from Delhi Capitals who were also interested in the swashbuckling southpaw. Morgan was second to go in the first set of players of the 13th auction where Chris Lynn, who was released by KKR, was roped in by Mumbai Indians for his base price of 2 crore without any bid.

    The last couple of seasons have been a roller-coaster ride for Rahul. He is undoubtedly a valuable asset to the team across formats, albeit this statement always comes with a rider. Performance, as in number of runs, matters most. In 2018, during the ODI series in England, Rahul scored 9 runs in two matches.

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