IPL 2021: Full List Of Replacements Named By All Franchises For UAE Leg
IPL 2021: With the Indian Premier League set to resume, many cricketers like Jonny Bairstow, Jos Buttler, Ben Stokes and Chris Woakes won't feature in UAE. Their respective franchises have also already named their replacements.
- IPL 2021 is set to resume on September 19
- Jonny Bairstow won't feature for SunRisers Hyderabad in UAE
- Dawid Malan, Jos Buttler have also pulled out from the UAE leg
IPL rivalries will resume on Sunday in the United Arab Emirates after a Covid-enforced break. And while fans will be eager to see cricket's top guns to battle once again, the tournament will be played without a host of top international stars. England stars including Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler, Jonny Bairstow, Dawid Malan, Jofra Archer and Chris Woakes will not be taking part while Australia fast bowler Pat Cummins will also be a marquee absentee. On Saturday, a list of all the players who will be missing the tournament and their replacements was released in an IPL Media Advisory.
With Jonny Bairstow pulling out, SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) have a batting dilemma and have replaced him with Sherfane Rutherford. Meanwhile, Rajasthan Royals (RR) have replaced Jos Buttler with Evin Lewis. Also, Glenn Phillips has been roped in by RR, and he will fill in the void left by Jofra Archer.
Punjab Kings (PBKS) have also had to find replacements, with Riley Meredith being replaced by Nathan Ellis. Jhye Richardson also pulled out, and Adil Rashid has been roped in. Also, Aiden Markram has been bought as a replacement for Dawid Malan.
Delhi Capitals: M Siddharth replaced by Kulwant Khejroliya, Chris Woakes replaced by Ben Dwarshuis.
Mumbai Indians:Mohsin Khan replaced by Roosh Kalaria.
Punjab Kings: Riley Meredith replaced by Nathan Ellis, Jhye Richardson replaced by Adil Rashid, Dawid Malan replaced by Aiden Markram.
Rajasthan Royals:Andrew Tye replaced by Tabraiz Shamsi, Jofra Archer replaced by Glenn Phillips, Ben Stokes replaced by Oshane Thomas, Jos Buttler replaced by Evin Lewis.
Royal Challengers Bangalore: Adam Zampa replaced by Wanindu Hasaranga, Daniel Sams replaced by Dushmantha Chameera, Kane Richardson replaced by George Carton, Finn Allen replaced by Tim David, Washington Sundar replaced by Akash Deep.
SunRisers Hyderabad: Jonny Bairstow replaced by Sherfane Rutherford.