IPL 2021: The batsman who hit 337 sixes will play in IPL 2021, 2 new players included in Rajasthan Royals
Ben Stokes and Jos Buttler will not play for Rajasthan Royals in IPL 2021, both of them have been replaced by Evin Lewis and Oshane Thomas.
New Delhi. For the second round of IPL 2021, Rajasthan Royals has given place to 2 new players in their team. Rajasthan Royals have bet on West Indies fast bowler Oshane Thomas and opener Evin Lewis. Both these players have joined the Rajasthan team in place of Ben Stokes and Jos Buttler, who are not playing in the second round of the tournament due to personal reasons. Ben Stokes has taken a break from cricket, he is suffering from mental pressure. At the same time, Jos Butler is going to become a father for the second time.
Let us tell you that Evin Lewis has played for Mumbai Indians in the year 2018 and 2019. Lewis has so far scored 430 runs in 16 IPL matches at an average of 26.87. Lewis has 2 half-centuries to his name and has hit 26 sixes, 36 fours in the league.
Let us tell you that Evin Lewis is one of the most explosive batsmen of T20. Lewis has scored 4934 runs in 174 T20 matches at an average of 30.83 and has a strike rate of over 143. Let us tell you that Lewis has scored 4 centuries and 34 half-centuries. Lewis is known for hitting long sixes. This player has hit 337 sixes.
Evin Lewis is currently playing in the Caribbean Premier League 2021. Lewis has scored 98 runs in 3 matches and he has hit 9 fours and 9 sixes in the tournament. Meaning Lewis has scored 90 runs out of 98 with sixes and fours.
Oshane Thomas has been included in the team by Rajasthan Royals in place of Ben Stokes. Oshane Thomas has previously played for Rajasthan Royals. Thomas has taken 5 wickets in 4 matches for Rajasthan Royals in 2019.
Oshane Thomas has taken 27 wickets in 20 ODIs for West Indies. At the same time, he has taken 19 wickets in 17 T20s.