IPL 2020: Rajasthan Royals call up Sussex pacer George Garton for four-day trial

Garton will begin his trial on December 3.

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Inaugural IPL champions Rajasthan Royals have called Sussex pacer George Garton for a four-day trial ahead of the highly-anticipated auction, scheduled to be held in Kolkata on December 19.

The left-armer has earned this opportunity after an impressive T10 League campaign with Qalandars. He was the leading wicket-taker of the tournament with 13 scalps to his name.

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“It’s obviously an amazing opportunity and I’m very grateful to be given the chance to go over there and show them what I can do,” Garton was quoted as saying in a press release by Sussex.

“The IPL is the biggest franchise T20 competition in the world so to have interest from a team like Rajasthan is a big confidence boost and I’m very excited to get out there,” he added.

Garton, 22, will begin his trial on December 3.


By Salman Anjum - 30 Nov, 2019

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