IPL has given a deadline of November 26 for the franchises to announce their retention list.
Indian Premier League The auction for (IPL) 2024 is still a month away, but all ten franchises are currently busy releasing players and trading ahead of the auction.
In fact, amid the ongoing IPL 2024 trading window, Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) have also taken part in the trading process ahead of the upcoming season. According to media reports, Rajasthan Royals (RR) have traded Devdutt Padikkal with Lucknow Super Giants (LSG).
Avesh Khan and Devdutt Padikkal will now play for RR and LSG respectively
Rajasthan Royals (RR) have traded Devdutt Padikkal for Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) fast bowler Avesh Khan. Let us tell you, this is only the second trade ahead of the upcoming IPL 2024 after Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) traded Romario Shepherd to Mumbai Indians (MI) earlier this month.
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Meanwhile, IPL has given a deadline of November 26 for the franchises to announce their retention list. On the other hand, according to ESPN Cricinfo, “Both franchises LSG and RR and Devdutt Padikkal and Avesh Khan have agreed to a deal last week, and it is expected that the BCCI will finalize the deal this week. “
IPL 2023 was very disappointing for Avesh Khan-Devdutt Padikkal
Let us tell you, Rajasthan Royals (RR) had spent Rs 7.75 crore for Devdutt Padikkal in the IPL 2022 auction, but the left-handed batsman has managed only an average of 23.59 and a strike rate of 125.88 in 28 matches in the last two seasons. Got 637 runs.
At the same time, Avesh Khan made his IPL debut for Delhi Capitals, and then he was bought by Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) for Rs 10 crore in the mega auction in 2022. The fast bowler took just 8 wickets for Lucknow in IPL 2023 at an average of 35.37 and an economy of 9.75.