Indian cricketers –who will represent their trade for Rajasthan Royals (RR) in the upcoming 11th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), are going to participate in a three-day camp to sharpen up their batting, bowling and fielding skills by playing practice matches and undergoing fitness drills in Mumbai.
The camp is organized at the Cricket Club of India’s Brabourne stadium in Mumbai from Tuesday (20 February), and it is learned that the total seven Indian players from the RR squad for the IPL 2018 will train under the guidance of Zubin Bharucha.
RR’s Aryaman Birla, Mahipal Lomror, S Midhun and Jatin Saxena attended the camp on the day one on Tuesday from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Indian batsman Ajinkya Rahane who returned to India after the ODI series against South Africa also interacted with the players at the camp and gave some important tips to the young brigade.
It is learned that the RR will be conducting three more camps before the upcoming season of IPL gets underway on 7 April in Mumbai.
As per IANS, Rajeev Khanna – Rajasthan Royals Vice-president said, “We promise to deliver great value and bring back the best excitement which the city missed in the last four years. This has been a lucky ground for us and hence we are hoping to have the best season of IPL in 2018.”
Mr. Khanna signed off by saying, “Presently we are eagerly awaiting when the Rajasthan Cricket Association can hand over the stadium to us so that we can start with camps here. BCCI team has been visiting here to monitor the progress being made in the stadium.”
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