The 13th edition of Indian Premier League was a huge success in terms of other leagues in the conditions of coronavirus scare. Still the management has succeed in getting huge popularity base. With this success now they are heading towards the IPL-2021.
Before that, each franchises has released some of those players from their team who had decent season while those who has disastrous one. Talking about them, they are 5 unexpected or can say surprising releases from franchises ahead of IPL-2021.
1] Steven Smith- Rajasthan Royals
The skipper of Rajasthan Royals who has been leading team since few years, but with his least effected performance in the last season made him to get released out of his own team and thus making him into the auction list for the IPL. He has a good start in the IPL-2020 but with coming games he disappointed franchise. This is the reason to exclude Smith from squad.
2] Aaron Finch- Royal Challengers Bangalore
The Astonishing opener Aaron Finch who always bring the heat in the match with his performance who has been much disappointing in the concluded edition. With a score of 268 runs from just 12 matches is not expected from this kind of player who is well known for ruthless hitting. As an opener he fails to deliver the best for Royal Challengers Bangalore.
3] Mujeeb Ur Rahman- Kings XI Punjab
The young mystery Afghan spinner who has been gained a lot of attention in the IPL through his performance has didn’t got enough chance to build up. With the likes of Ravi Bishnoi he hasn’t got that opportunity to explore as he has only played 2 matches where he couldn’t able to give the best.
4] Chris Morris- Royal Challengers Bangalore
The death bowling specialist who was brought for whooping amount of 10Cr has been released from Bangalore franchise. This release was surely an unexpected one as he was one of the best bowler for the team in the concluded edition also. But it can also said that he has been released from the team due to buy him again at cheaper price, that can be the strategy of Bangalore.
5] Glenn Maxwell- Kings XI Punjab
Australian all rounder Glenn Maxwell has been released by Kings XI Punjab as he had a disastrous season but now with his release team might look to take him back with cheaper price as his international match against India made him into terrific form again.