IPL 2021 Player Retention: Parthiv Patel Takes a Dig at RCB for Releasing Him 'After Being Retired'

Parthiv Patel took a dig at Royal Challengers Bangalore for ‘releasing him after being retired’ as groups introduced the record of retained gamers forward of the participant public sale for the IPL 2021.

Parthiv, who had introduced his retirement from all types of cricket final month, was part of the RCB franchise since 2018. Nevertheless, he did not’ play a single match for them in IPL 2020 because the crew went with a younger opener in Devdutt Padikkal. After saying his retirement, Parthiv joined Mumbai Indians as their expertise scout.

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A cheeky Parthiv mentioned being launched after being retired was an ‘absolute honour’.

Of their web site, RCB had talked about Parthiv’s omission from the launched gamers record as: “Parthiv Patel, who introduced his retirement from all types of cricket is the opposite apparent emission from the squad.”

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Different franchises like Mumbai Indians and Chennai Tremendous Kings too had a few gamers being launched resulting from retirement – Lasith Malinga and Shane Watson respectively. The franchises thanked them with posts on social media, one thing RCB did not on Wednesday.

Nevertheless, RCB had paid tribute to Parthiv after he had introduced his retirement on December 9.

After the IPL 2020, which was gained by MI, Parthiv had mentioned Rohit Sharma was a greater captain than RCB’s Virat Kohli, who’s but to win the event.

“The speak is about who takes a greater determination, who reads the sport higher, who makes a greater determination in a stress scenario which helps a crew win – In that regard, Rohit Sharma as a captain is barely higher than Virat Kohli,” Parthiv Patel informed Star Sports activities.

Parthiv was among the many unlucky set of wicketkeepers to have performed a bulk of their cricket within the MS Dhoni period, which meant he was continually out and in of the Indian crew. Nevertheless, he was a large within the home circuit, having performed 194 first-class matches for 11240 runs at a median of 43.39.

He led Gujarat to their maiden Ranji Trophy title win in 2016-17, scoring 90 and 143 within the ultimate towards Mumbai. A yr earlier, he had led them to title victory within the Vijay Hazare Trophy with a century within the ultimate towards Delhi.

He has additionally performed 139 IPL matches throughout six groups together with Chennai Tremendous Kings, Mumbai Indians and RCB, scoring 2848 runs at a strike charge of 120.78. He gained the trophy with CSK in 2010 and MI in 2015 and 2017, the yr during which he prime scored for the franchise.

Checklist of gamers retained by RCB

Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Yuzvendra Chahal, Devdutt Padikkal, Navdeep Saini, Washington Sundar, Mohammed Siraj, Kane Richardson, Adam Zampa, Josh Philippe, Shahbaz Ahmed and Pavan Deshpande

Checklist of gamers launched by RCB

Aaron Finch, Chris Morris, Isuru Udana, Moeen Ali, Pawan Negi, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Shivam Dube, Dale Steyn, Parthiv Patel and Umesh Yadav


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