The Rajasthan Royals have chosen Corbin Bosch to replace Nathan Coulter Nile. Coulter-Nile ruled out of the tournament at the start due to a calf injury.
Corbin Bosch of South Africa named as Nathan Coulter Nile’s replacement for the remainder of the IPL season by the Rajasthan Royals. Coulter-Nile was ruled out of the tournament at the start due to a calf injury. But the franchise had not named a replacement for him. However, they confirmed the same on Saturday (May 14) with an announcement on their official Twitter handle.
The Royals secured Bosch’s services for his base price of INR 20 lakh, according to the IPL’s official website. In his career, the 27-year-old has played 30 T20 matches and taken 18 wickets at an economy rate of 8.16. In March/April of this year. He played in a 50-over domestic tournament and smacked 79 runs in his last appearance for the Titans.
Bosch has completed his quarantine and has joined the team, with the Royals posting a video of him wearing the team’s jersey. Bosch was a member of South Africa’s U19 World Cup winning squad, and he was named Player of the Match in the final.
Rajasthan Royals are third in the points table:
Meanwhile, the Rajasthan Royals are third in the points table with seven wins and five losses in 12 games. They’ve lost three of their last four games and need to win at least one of their final two to qualify for the playoffs. They can also make the top two if they win both of their matches. On May 15 and 20, RR will face the second-placed Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) and the ninth-placed Chennai Super Kings (CSK).
Shimron Hetmyer, the Men in Pink’s finisher, has left the bio-bubble to be with his wife for the birth of their first child. It remains to be seen whether he returns to the bubble in time for the Royals’ final league game.