Robin Uthappa who is playing IPL from the begininng will be seen in the team of Chennai Super Kings in the upcoming season of IPL. Robin Uthappa will move to Chennai Super Kings for IPL 2021 subsequent to being exchanged out by Rajasthan Royals in an all-money deal.
The 35-year-old has recently played for Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Pune Warriors and Kolkata Knight Riders before he was endorsed by the Royals a year ago for INR 3 crore.
“I really enjoyed my year at the Royals and had a great time being part of this franchise. I am now excited for the next part of my cricketing journey joining CSK for IPL 2021,” Uthappa was quoted as saying in a Rajasthan Royals media release on Thursday (January 21).
Since the tournament’s inception, Uthappa, who has played every season of the IPL, has scored 4607 runs from 189 games at a strike-rate of 129.99 in the competition. This includes 24 half-centuries and an Orange Cap-clinching 2014 season in which his 660 runs contributed to KKR’s second title win.