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IPL 2018: Steve Smith Named as Rajasthan Royals skipper

The mentor of Rajasthan Royal team Shane Warne announced on Saturday that the Aussie skipper Steve Smith will lead Rajasthan Royal in eleventh Indian Premier League. Steven Peter Devereux Smith played an important role in this team in the year 2014 and 2015. But this is the first time he got this recognition from IPL franchise. The entire nation is waiting to see whether it will be a royal come back or not after overcoming the two-year spot-fixing curse and every cricket enthusiast is look forward to Steve Smith.


Smith is indisputably one of the best batsmen in modern world cricket. After having the Smith, Shane Warne was excited and told, “Spectators will enjoy a royal cricket in this IPL with glorious team spirit and aggression.” Besides, Steve Smith was equally overwhelmed for coming under the shade of Shane Warne. He was truly hopeful for creating a great result.


The mentor of Rajasthan Royals team and former Australian spin specialist Shane Warne said, “The captain has an important role in the IPL team as there are varieties players of different countries. His role is to blend them together. The culture and friendly atmosphere can be created only by the captain so that every player can cope up with the team both, on the field and off the field. ” He also added that there are three more names besides Steve Smith. They were Ajinkya Rahane, Ben Stokes, and Jos Buttler.


The head authorities of this team never wanted to expense huge in IPL. Rather they were believers in youngsters. The opinion of Warne is same and he prefers to give chance to youngsters. But in this season they have created a revolution. They have financed Rs. 12.5 crore on Ben Stokes, Rs. 12 crore on Jaydev Unadkat and Rs. 8 crores on Sanju Samson.

Steve Smith Rajasthan Royal Skipper


For this announcement the successful Indian captain Sourav Ganguly send a special message to the RR. Dada said, “The aptitude of Shane Warne is traditionally remarkable for Rajasthan Royals. The result of first three years of this team is the ideal evidence of it.”


The promising batsman and nominated captain Ajinkya Rahane is also confident about the team. According to his opinion, Rajasthan Royals is a balanced team with talented domestic and international players. However, Zubin Bharucha, the head of Rajasthan Royals is truly optimistic to have a captain like Steve Smith. Let’s hope for the best.

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