IPL 2020 : Rajasthan Royals will suffer the most as Eng-Aus players will miss 1st week of IPL 2020

IPL 2020 Live Score : Rajasthan Royals Suffers

The 13th edition of the Indian Premier League is unlikely to feature, England and Australian cricketers currently playing in the bilateral series.

Check which IPL franchise will suffer the most as IPL Governing Council decided not to relax the BIO-BUBBLE norms for anyone ?

IPL 2020 Rajasthan Royals

Rajasthan Royals will be the worst hit franchise with the IPL GC’s decision. Royals who is already some stress because of uncertainty over Ben Stokes’s availability – now will also be missing out on the services of Steve Smith, Jos Buttler, Jofra Archer and Tom Curran in the first game of IPL 2020.

Not only this but as per the IPL 2020 schedule released by BCCI, Rajasthan Royals’ will also travel the most during the league games. The Royals are based in Dubai. But they will play six matches in Dubai, five in Abu Dhabi, and three in Sharjah. The Royals’ matches are more scattered seemingly to accommodate more ‘home’ games for the other teams.

Royals play their first match on 22nd Sep against Chennai Super Kings but without the services of most of the top foreign players.

IPL 2020 Sunrisers Hyderabad
Sunrisers Hyderabad is opening their IPL 2020 campaign against Royal Challengers Bangalore team on 21st Sep. They will also miss the presence of their leader David Warner, Johny Baristow, Mitchell Marsh in the first game of IPL 2020.

IPL 2020 Royal Challengers Bangalore

Sunrisers first game opponent RCB are also in the same boat. Virat Kohli’s team RCB will miss the services of opener Aaron Finch, Moeen Ali and Adam Zampa in their first game.

IPL 2020 : Chennai Super Kings vs Mumbai Indians

The opening game of the IPL 2020 will be played between the CSK and MI teams. But fortunately for the defending champions Mumbai Indians will not miss much on account of England & Australian cricketers. Both Coulter-Nile & Chris Lynn are not part of the Australian team currently on the tour to England.

On the other hand, CSK will be hit hard as both their lead pace bowlers Sam Curran & Josh Hazlewood are currently on the national duties and will not be available for the game. CSK who is already a bowler short with Deepak Chahar uncertain for the opening game will have to live without both Curran and Hazlewood.

IPL 2020 : Delhi Capitals also will be hit big time

Delhi Capitals start their IPL 2020 campaign on the second day of the league with a game against KingsXI Punjab.

DC will miss out on Australian due of Alex Carey and M.Stoinis. On the other hand KingsXI Punjab will have to play the first game of IPL without Glenn Maxwell in the line-up.

Kolkata Knight Riders plays their first match on 23rd Sep so may get the services of Pat Cummins, Eoin Morgan and Banton for the opening match.

IPL 2020 : England & Australian Cricketers in IPL 2020

Overall 17 players from Australia & 11 players from England are contracted to play in IPL 2020 on multi million dollar contracts.

According to IPL Moneyball, (https://moneyball.insidesport.co/ipl-index.php), after India Australian cricketers are due to earn the most from IPL 2020. 17 Australian cricketers will be taking home 86.7Cr this edition. 11 top class cricketers from England will be earning 43.8 Cr overall from the 13th edition of IPL.

Chennai Super Kings: Sam Curran, Josh Hazlewood, Shane Watson
Delhi Capitals: Alex Carrey, Stoinis
Kolkata Knight Riders: Pat Cummins, Green, Eoin Morgan, T. Banton
KingsXI Punjab : C.Jordan, Glenn Maxwell
Sunrisers Hyderabad: Bairstow, Mitchell Marsh, Stanlake, David Warner
Rajasthan Royals: Jofra Archer, Buttler, T.Curran, Steve Smith, Ben Stokes, A.Tye
Royal Challengers Bengaluru: Moeen Ali, Aaron Finch, J.Philippe, Adam Zampa
Mumbai Indians: Coulter-Nile, Chriss Lynn