Rajasthan Royals IPL 2021 retained and released players: Rajasthan Royals made an important decision by not retaining captain Steve Smith, who struggled to get back into shape last season. Young Indian wicket batsman Sanju Samson was named captain in his stead.
The Royals have retained the English trio of Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler and Jofra Archer, while West Indies speedy Oshane Thomas and Englishman Tom Curran have also been released.
List of selected players – Sanju Samson, Ben Stokes, Jofra Archer, Jos Buttler, Riyan Parag, Shreyas Gopal, Rahul Tewatia, Mahipal Lomror, Kartik Tyagi, Andrew Tye, Jaydev Unadkat, Mayank Markande, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Anuj Rawat, David Miller, Manan Vohra, Robin Uthappa .
The family is never forgotten. 💗
– Royals of Rajasthan (@rajasthanroyals) January 21, 2021
List of published players Steve Smith, Ankit Rajpoot, Oshane Thomas, Akash Singh, Varun Aaron, Tom Curran, Anirudha Joshi, Shashank Singh.
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