The right-arm pacer from Uttar Pradesh was brought on board by LSG for INR 50 Lac and will be eager to make this opportunity count. He can generate serious pace and his 5/14 in the IPL 2018 is a testimony that he can deliver the goods with the ball.
A 22-year old opening batsman who hails from Pune, Ruturaj Gaikwad has been a consistent performer for his state team Maharashtra. He was the highest run-getter for Maharashtra in the league stage of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2018-19. At the IPL 2019 Player Auction, the Chennai Super Kings secured his services at his base price of INR 20 lacs.