This is the team which has been known for its excellent performance with novice players also. It is truly Royal as far as the performance on the field is concerned. This team has seen grand victories and tremendous failures during its journey in IPL.
Though it is a team with financially low valued players, it has rightly demonstrated the courage and spirit of cricket which has brought it in the list of top teams. It has supportive owners and a grand combination of players who are full of talent in different aspects of the game.
It has batsmen, bowlers and all rounders who can bring an end to the dream of the opponent team alone. After the wining in the first season, it has been in focus by game experts and analysts also. It has also got the best coach and support staff.
Rajasthan Royals Team Owners
This franchise was sold to the Emerging Media at the cost of $67 million making at the most cost-effective franchise. The current owners of the team are Manoj Badale, Lachlan Murdoch, Aditya Chellaram and Suresh Chellaram. This team had created the history by winning the first tournament. It has also been much in the limelight due to various controversies and got suspended in 2015. The Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur is the home ground of this team while Sardar Patel Stadium, Ahmedabad, Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai and Barsapara Stadium Guwahati are secondary stadiums.
Rajasthan Royals Team 2020
The team was not much considered in the first season as there were no big players in it, but it surprised the fans and critics when under the captaincy of Shane Warne it won the tournament. However, after the win in the first tournament, it did not well and never won any other trophy in this tournament. This team represents the city of Jaipur in the state of Rajasthan, and hence the name of the same is kept as Rajasthan Royals.
Rajasthan Royals Achievements
Team Royals have doubtlessly performed well in the first series where Yusuf Pathan was named as the best player. However, after the first series despite having some of the grand players, it could not do well in any series, and hence it is still in search of one more win of this tournament.
Growth Story of Rajasthan Royals
Being the most cost-effective team, it had only a few known players in the first series, but after that, it has got some more big names in its squad, and today it seems a balanced team. Halla Bol is the theme song of the team sung by Ila Arun and Sunidhi Chauhan. Rahul Dravid, Munaf Patel, Shaun Tait, Ross Taylor, Mohammad Kaif, and Brad Hogg are a few players who have been part of this team.
Rajasthan Royals Squad 2020
Presently Andrew McDonald is the head coach of this team while Amol Mazumdar is batting coach and Sairaj Bahutule is the (spin) bowling coach. Shane Warne is the brand ambassador of the team. Ajinkya Rahane (captain), David Miller, Steve Smith, Ben Stokes, Sanju Samson, and Robin Uthappa are some of the known players of this team.
It has played 142 matches out of which it won 71 and lost 67 while 5 matches had no result. Hence it has a winning ratio of 49.65%.