The Rajasthan Royals have joined South African Race Van Der Dussen as a replacement for their universal Ben Stokes.
Stokes and Joffra Archer were outside IPL due to injuries as Liam Livingstone returned home, citing bubble fatigue. The franchise received another blow in the form of Andrew Ty, who also headed home, citing fears due to the wave of COVID-19 cases in India.
The Royals are currently seventh in the league standings with two wins from five matches.
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