IPL franchise Rajasthan Royals today announces the signing of New Zealand’s Glenn Phillips, who will join the Royals group for the rest of IPL 2021, which will be held in the UAE from 19 September 2021. The right-handed wicketkeeper-batsman from Auckland is currently part of the Barbados Royals franchise in the CPL.
The 24-year-old Phillips represents Auckland in New Zealand’s domestic cricket, making his international debut for New Zealand during a bilateral T20I series against South Africa in 2017. The top batsman has 506 runs to his name in 25 T20Is with a strike. rate of 149.70 and was also involved in various cricket leagues around the world, most recently in The Hundred and the Caribbean Premier League (CPL).
Rajasthan Royals welcome Glen Phillips to the Royals Family.
On another note, English cricketers Jofra Archer and Jos Buttler will not be available for the rest of IPL 2021. The franchise wishes Jofra Archer good health and a speedy recovery and Jos Buttler and his wife Louise a happy healthy second baby.