Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) have signed England’s opener Jason Roy for the rest of IPL 2023. Jason Roy’s base value was 1.5 crores however went unsold, now KKR signed him for two.8 crores.
Just lately, KKR’s common skipper Shreyas Iyer has been dominated out of this IPL season, and subsequently the WTC ultimate as effectively as a consequence of a again harm. However, Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has opted out of the IPL.
So there are some vacancies within the squad of Kolkata Knight Riders, to fill that emptiness, KKR has included England Opener Jason Roy of their group.
Roy has beforehand performed for 4 IPL groups – KKR, Delhi Capitals, Gujarat Lions and Sunrisers Hyderabad. His final look within the league got here within the 2021 season for the Sunrisers, the place he scored 150 runs in 5 video games, together with a half-century.
The 32-year-old participant has performed 64 T20Is for England, scoring 1,522 runs at a strike fee of 137.61 with eight fifties.
Dasun Shanaka to affix Gujarat Titans:
Gujarat Titans have signed Sri Lankan restricted overs captain Dasun Shanaka to exchange the injured Kane Williamson in IPL 2023. Williamson was signed by Gujarat Titans from the IPL 2023 public sale for a base value of Rs 2 crore.
Nonetheless, New Zealand batsman Kane Williamson has been dominated out of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 event after sustaining a knee harm within the season-opening match in opposition to Chennai Tremendous Kings in Ahmedabad. With Williamson out, Dasun Shanaka joined the group for the rest of IPL 2023 for Rs 50 lakh.
Shanaka, who has by no means featured within the IPL earlier than, has now been signed for his base value of Rs 50 lakh.