Rajasthan Royals are one of the most exciting teams in the Indian Premier League (IPL). The franchise has always been known for their attacking style of play, and the current squad is no different. With the likes of Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson, and Shimron Hetmyer, the Rajasthan Royals have some of the best hitters in the game. In this article, we will take a closer look at these top six hitters in the Rajasthan Royals’ squad.
1. Jos Buttler
Jos Buttler is one of the most explosive batsmen in the world of cricket. The England wicket-keeper batsman has been a vital cog in the Rajasthan Royals’ batting line-up since he joined the franchise in 2018. Buttler’s aggressive style of play at the top of the order has been a nightmare for the opposition bowlers. He has scored runs at an impressive strike rate of 149.36 in the Indian premier league.
2. Sanju Samson
Sanju Samson is one of the most promising young talents in Indian cricket. The Kerala batsman has been a consistent performer for the Rajasthan Royals over the years. Samson’s ability to clear the ropes with ease has made him a fan favourite. He has scored 2584 runs in 106 IPL matches at a strike rate of 138.72.
3. Shimron Hetmyer
Shimron Hetmyer is a West Indian cricketer who made his IPL debut for the Delhi Capitals in 2020. He was later picked up by the Rajasthan Royals in the 2021 auction. Hetmyer is known for his explosive batting style and has the ability to hit the ball out of the park at will. He has scored 512 runs in 26 IPL matches at a strike rate of 128.