The New Zealand legspinner had gone unsold at the auction
The IPL franchise said the decision was arrived at "mutually" with the Australian coach
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Kumar Sangakkara says agreement with ECB means Jos Buttler, Ben Stokes and Jofra Archer will play "whole tournament"
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"Will be responsible for overseeing the entire cricketing ecosystem of the Royals franchise"
'When the offer came from CSK, we thought it was a good opportunity for all parties involved,' Royals' COO said on Thursday
Takes over from Steven Smith, who was one of eight players to be released by the franchise
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The founders of Laver Cup and Betfair, and the CEO of British Telecom among fresh funders
His weak impact as a leader and batsman featured prominently in franchise's 2020 season review, ESPNcricinfo understands
January 20 last date to submit list of retained players
Despite 'challenges', Dravid says move would be 'great for the game'
South Africa's batsmen outperform bowlers, Australians below par, and Rashid flies high
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