After the announcement by South African Bowler Dale Steyn to take break from cricket and to make himself unavailable from the IPL-2021. He wasn’t seem in the purest form in the 13th edition of IPL and played only three games with high economical rate by just taking one wicket. The overall performance by Steyn in IPL as he took 97 wickets with 6.91 economy rate in 95 matches. So in his absence there are five players who can take his place in the Bangalore Franchise.
1] Mitchell Starc
Starc has appeared in IPL since 2015 and had played for RCB and then he hasn’t featured in IPL due to busy international matches. Yet he has took 34 wickets in 27 IPL matches with decent economy of 7.17. With inclusion of Starc into RCB, team can look to strengthen the bowling unit as team was lacking a lot in bowling department.
2] Mustafizur Rahman
The Magical Bowler of Bangladesh who has impressed every international cricket with his left arm phenomenal bowler. His presence can fill the loopholes for RCB as he has been tremendous in IPL in 2016 where his crucial role helped Hyderabad to lift the Trophy.
3] Kyle Jamieson
The most aspiring new comer in the cricket New Zealand pacer Kyle Jamieson who has inspired everyone with his great form in the red ball cricket. He has played yet 2ODIs, 5Tests and 4 T20Is. He took 25 wickets in test cricket with two five wicket hauls. His addition can make RCB as a good unit in bowling.
4] Kane Richardson
He was used to feature for RCB in the IPL-2020 but at last moment he has made himself unavailable. In place of him then team gone with Adam Zampa. Richardson can play crucial role aa he has the experience of IPL and can give important breakthroughs. He took 18 wickets in 14 matches yet.
An inspirational comeback can be there in IPL also, as he has came to the cricket after seven years of ban and also been good yet in the domestic tournament. His pace attack can help RCB to fill the void.