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RCB Announces Will Jacks Replacement For IPL 2023

Royal Challengers Bangalore have named New Zealand all-rounder Michael Bracewell as the replacement player for the injured Will Jacks.

Bracewell Named As Will Jacks Replacement For IPL 2023

Ahead of the IPL 2023, RCB faced a blow after England’s Will Jacks withdrew from the IPL 2023 season owing to a muscle injury he sustained during the ODI series in Bangladesh.

Ahead of the start of every season, some of the participating players will withdraw from the tournament owing to various reasons and the team will name a replacement player. Following them is not an easy task for everyone. Thus we have listed the withdrawn players list and replacement players list for the IPL 2023 season in a separate section.

Coming to the RCB’s squad, we have early predicted that Bracewell might be the potential replacement player for Will Jacks. Confirming the prediction, RCB officially announced that Michael Bracewell will be participating in the season in the place of Will Jacks.

Michael Bracewell
Michael Bracewell(Image Source: New Zealand Cricket )

Jacks was signed by Royal Challengers Bangalore for INR 3.2 crore (£320,000) at December’s auction as a cover for injured Maxwell in the middle order. While RCB signs Bracewell for his base price of INR 1 crore.

IPL 2023 Squad – RCB 

Player Role Auction Price Nation
Virat Kohli Batsman INR 15 CR(R) India
Suyash Prabhudessai Batsman INR 30 Lakhs(R) India
Faf du Plessis(C) Batsman INR 7 crores(R) South Africa
Rajat Patidar Batsman INR 20 Lakhs(R) India
Anuj Rawat (wk) WK-Batsman INR 3.40 crores(R) India
Finn Allen (wk) WK-Batsman INR 80 Lakhs(R) New Zealand
Dinesh Karthik (wk) WK-Batsman INR 5.50 crores(R) India
Mohammed Siraj Bowler INR 7 CR(R) India
Karn Sharma Bowler INR 50 Lakhs(R) India
Siddarth Kaul Bowler INR 75 Lakhs(R) India
Josh Hazlewood Bowler INR 7.75 crores(R) Australia
Harshal Patel Bowler INR 10.75 crores(R) India
Akash Deep Bowler INR 20 Lakhs(R) India
Glenn Maxwell All-rounder INR 11 CR(R) Australia
David Willey All-rounder INR 2 crores(R) England
Mahipal Lomror All-rounder INR 95 Lakhs(R) India
Shahbaz Ahmed All-rounder INR 2.40 crores(R) India
Wanindu Hasaranga All-rounder INR 10.75 crores(R) Sri Lanka
Reece Topley Bowler INR 1.90 crores England
Michael Bracewell Allrounder INR 1 crore New Zealand
Himanshu Sharma Bowler INR 20 Lakhs India
Manoj Bhandage Allrounder INR 20 Lakhs India
Rajan Kumar Bowler INR 70 Lakhs India
Avinash Singh Bowler INR 60 Lakhs India
R Sonu Yadav Allrounder INR 20 Lakhs India
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