01 April 1995Date of Birth
He can whack the ball clean and hard, and when he puts on the bowling shoes, he can clock speeds in excess of 150 kmph. He brings in the Caribbean flavour and his wicket celebrations have also made him very popular. A complete package, Jofra Archer was one of the most exciting picks in the IPL Player Auction 2018, fetching a cool INR 7.20 crore. Following his impressive showings, RR chose to retain the pacer for IPL 2020 and IPL 2021. However, for the first time in IPL, Jofra will now be seen with another franchise. Jofra has missed out on a lot of cricket owing to injuries but that still did not stop the franchises from going all out for him. MI succeed ultimately after shelling out 8 crores. His participation for the 15th season remains in doubt but Mi have invested in a solid all-rounder and should reap benefits in the next two seasons.