KL Rahul and Rashid Khan: The IPL 2022 Retention is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, November 30, in which all the eight franchises will announce the names of the retained players of their respective teams. According to various media reports just before this mega event, India’s star opener KL Rahul and Sunrisers Hyderabad spinner Rashid Khan may be banned for one year before the retention of IPL 2022. .
According to a report in InsideSport, Punjab Kings (PBKS) and Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) have complained to the BCCI about the RPSG group-backed Lucknow franchise that they approached KL Rahul and Rashid Khan and asked to leave their current IPL team. The report said the Indian board is now investigating the complaints.
Will KL Rahul and Rashid Khan be banned from IPL 2022?
According to the website, a BCCI source said about the complaint, “We have not received any letter, but we have received oral complaints from two franchises regarding poaching of players by the Lucknow team. We are looking into it, if it is true then we will take appropriate action on it.
He further said that we do not want to disturb the balance. But you can’t avoid such things when the competition is so high. But it is not fair to the current teams when they are trying to balance everything.
Let us inform that at present there is no confirmation of banning KL Rahul and Rashid Khan from IPL 2022. As per reports, the RPSG-backed new Lucknow franchise reportedly offered over Rs 20 crore to KL Rahul to leave Punjab Kings. They also offered Rs 16 crore to Rashid Khan of Sunrisers Hyderabad. SRH are looking at the possibility of retaining the Afghan spinner but don’t want to pay more than Rs 12 crore. Rashid Khan currently gets Rs 9 crore while Rahul gets Rs 11 crore.