Mumbai Indians have signed Australian quick bowler Jason Behrendorff from Royal Challengers Bangalore in a commerce deal forward of IPL 2023 Public sale. Behrendorff joined RCB final season for his base worth of INR 75 lakh. Nevertheless, he didn’t get an opportunity to play in IPL 2022 as RCB put confidence in Josh Hazlewood as their main pacer.
Behrendorff has beforehand represented the Chennai Tremendous Kings in 2021, Mumbai Indians in 2018 and Royal Challengers Bangalore in 2022. The left-arm fast has performed 9 T20Is during which he claimed 7 wickets with the most effective bowling efficiency of 4/21.
“Mumbai Indians have acquired the providers of Australian Quick bowler Jason Behrendorff following a profitable commerce with Royal Challengers Bangalore. The left-armer has been part of the MI Household in 2018 and the 2019 title-winning season, and can see him return for the 2023 season within the Blue and Gold,” MI stated within the assertion.
& . AGAIN!
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) November 12, 2022
Within the 2023 version of the Tata IPL, he can be representing Mumbai Indians – his 2018 franchise when he performed 5 matches and picked as many wickets.
Behrendorff, 32, was then picked by RCB for IPL 2022, as a back-up to Hazlewood and England’s left-arm quick bowler David Willey. He had performed an essential position in his BBL aspect Perth Scorchers profitable the 2021/22 title, selecting 16 wickets in 13 matches, averaging 19.06 at an economic system charge of seven.32.
Mumbai Indians are the one staff other than four-time IPL winners Chennai Tremendous Kings to efficiently defend their title, which they did in 2020. After lacking the playoffs in 2021, the aspect had a disappointing last-place end within the ten-team occasion in IPL 2022, profitable simply 4 out of 14 matches within the league stage.
The mini gamers’ public sale for the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 is prone to happen on December 23 in Kochi. Nevertheless, an official announcement is but to be made. In keeping with ESPN Cricinfo, the public sale can be a one-day affair and can be carried out in Kochi. That is the primary time within the historical past of the match that the auctions can be held within the state of Kerala.