Uthappa was picked up by the Royals in the IPL auction for the 2020 season and has played 12 games for the franchise.
In a statement issued by the Royals, Chief Operating Officer of the Rajasthan Royals, Jake Lush McCrum said: “We would like to thank Robbie for his contribution during his stay with us. He has brought significant added value into the season in our camps in Guwahati and Nagpur., and his speech at our World Cup winners session during the season was one of the most powerful we’ve heard. We have depth when it comes to the openings. in our team, so when the offer came from CSK, we thought it was a good opportunity for all parties involved. We wish Robbie all the best for this season at CSK and his future beyond. ”
Thanks for your pink time, Robbie. 💗Sending good wishes (and whistles) your way. 💛 # HallaBol |… https://t.co/6PNSonZo4b
– Royals of Rajasthan (@rajasthanroyals) 1611245291000
Uthappa said: “I really enjoyed my year with the Royals and had a great time being a part of this franchise. I am now excited for the next part of my cricket journey by joining CSK for IPL 2021. ”
Robin is our new Bat-Man! I welcome you with #Yellove Vanakkam @robbieuthappa! #WhistlePodu 🦁💛 https://t.co/MYVpwvV2ZG
– Chennai Super Kings (@ChennaiIPL) 1611245417000