Rajasthan Royals Team Squad For IPL 2018: Rajasthan Royals is one of the two returning teams in the IPL 2018 season. The craze for the Vivo IPL 11 is already so much and the courtesy of it completely goes to Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings. To be extremely honest right here, many fans were desperately waiting for them to return after 2 years of suspension. A very few people like Dhoni playing for the Rising Pune Supergiants and not being the captain there and the Saviour from that kind of situation could only be the return of Chennai Super Kings. Also, the return of Ajinkya Rahane in the blue jersey of Rajasthan Royals is also a thing which fans were waiting for. Finally, it is going to happen in this season of the Indian Premier League and everybody is absolutely excited. The eyes were on Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings ever since the Vivo IPL 11 auction.
The Rajasthan Royals are the initial champions of the Indian Premier League back when it was sponsored by DLF. 2008 witnessed the first ever IPL and the winners of that were the Rajasthan Royals. It was an amazing tournament for them but somewhere along the line, they lost their momentum. The return of this team might just be the lucky charm for Rajasthan Royals and they might have even won it again finally after so many years. Rajasthan Royals Team 2018 is looking classic and also exciting. Overall, the return of Rajasthan Royals is going to be a pleasure to watch.
Rajasthan Royals Achievements
The most successful year for the Rajasthan Royals has been 2008 in the very first season of the Indian Premier League. The team was packed with talent and the performance was over the par. They were so good that their momentum even led them to win the first-ever DLF IPL trophy. The captain of Rajasthan Royals when they won the inaugural edition of the IPL was Shane Warne. The 2013 Champions League Twenty20 also witnessed the Rajasthan Royals as the runners of under The captaincy of Rahul Dravid. That was the most successful season for Rahul Dravid playing for the Rajasthan Royals. Over a corruption and match-fixing scandal, Rajasthan Royals on the Chennai Super Kings were banned from playing the Indian Premier League for 2 years. They did not participate in the 2016 and 2017 edition of the IPL. This was a downfall for the team but it is most likely that they will come back with a bang and better than ever. After all, it is about the best cricket extravaganza- the IPL Live Streaming.
Rajasthan Royals Team 2018
As already mentioned, in the IPL auction 2018 all eyes were on the 2 returning teams- Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings. This is because people were actually excited to know who is going to constitute the Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals team 2018. According to me, Rajasthan Royals team 2018 is completely packed with both talented batsman and talented bowlers. At the end of the day, it can actually be termed as a very good team.
Rajasthan Royals team 2018 has the following players:
Steve Smith (Not Playing), Benjamin Stokes, Jaydev Unadkat, Sanju Samson, Jofra Archer, Krishnappa Gowtham, Jos Buttler, Ajinkya Rahane, Darcy Short, Rahul Tripathi, Dhawal Kulkarni, Zahir Khan Pakteen, Ben Laughlin, Stuart Binny, Dushmantha Chameera, Anureet Singh, Aryaman Vikram Birla, Midhun S, Shreyas Gopal, Prashant Chopra, Jatin Saxena, Ankit Sharma, Mahipal Lomror
Rajasthan Royals Fixtures:
April 9 v SRH (away); April 11 v DD (home); April 15 v RCB (away); April 18 v KKR (home); April 20 v CSK (away); April 22 v MI (home); April 29 v SRH (home); May 2 v DD (away); May 6 v KXIP (away); May 8 v KXIP (home); May 11 v CSK (home); May 13 v MI (away); May 15 v KKR (away).