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IPL 2022 Rajasthan Retained This Player For 14 Crores

Rajasthan Royals have confirmed the retention of Sanju Samson. The franchise retained him for Rs 14 crore and retained his captain. By November 30, all the franchises have to submit the list of retained players to the BCCI.

Allowed to retain 4 players

With the Indian Premier League 2022 retention deadline approaching, the franchises have started finalizing the list of those players. Which they want to retain before the mega auction. While each franchise is allowed to retain a maximum of 4 players. Rajasthan Royals have confirmed the retention of Sanju Samson as their first player. Which players will be retained for the remaining places in the team? A decision on that is yet to be taken. All the franchises have to submit the list of retained players by 30 November.

Sanju did a stellar performance in IPL 2021

Sanju Samson’s Rajasthan Royals was included in his team in the year 2018 for Rs 8 crore. The same, in the 14th season of IPL, he was made the captain of the team. However, he was not very successful as a captain and could not even take his team to the last four. But the last season as a batsman was very successful. In IPL 2021, his bat scored 484 runs with a strike rate of 137.

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Discussion on the names of these players

With Sanju Samson’s retainer confirmed, there are still three places left in the team. For which players are to be retained. The franchise is in discussion on the names of Liam Livingstone, Jofra Archer, Yashasvi Jaiswal and Jos Buttler. Will have to see now Which of these players does the franchise pay attention to? The special thing is that there has been no discussion about Ben Stokes.

According to the Cricbuzz report, Shreyas Iyer would prefer to go to the auction pool instead of being retained, while Shikhar Dhawan could also be the choice of the two new teams. The retention deadline for old teams is till November 30. At the same time, the time for two new teams to choose their players is from 1 to 25 December.

Rajasthan Royals confirm retaining Sanju

Rajasthan Royals have confirmed retaining captain Sanju Samson. The franchise has retained him for Rs 14 crore. Although technically the franchise wanted to retain Samson in the first 16 crores. But he agreed only for Rs 14 crore. Sanju Samson is the first player to be retained by Rajasthan Royals.

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