Butler eager to play with Ravichandran Ashwin

The great match of IPL 2022 Mega Auction is over. India’s star off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has been roped in by Rajasthan Royals for a price of Rs 5 crore. Rajasthan retained captain Sanju Samson, Jos Buttler and Yassvi Jaiswal as three players. After which both Ashwin and Butler will now be seen playing together in a team.

Butler eager to share dressing room with Ashwin

After the inclusion of Ashwin in the team, Rajasthan Royals (RR) shared a video of Jos Buttler on their official Twitter account. In which Butler is welcoming Ashwin to join Rajasthan.

In a video posted by Rajasthan Royals on Twitter, “Butler said, ‘Hi Ash, I’m Josh. Don’t worry, I’m inside the crease. Eagerly waiting for the royals to see you in pink. Looking forward to sharing the dressing room with you.” Let us tell you that in the year 2019, the Mankading dispute between these two players had created a lot of discussion.

Controversy happened in the year 2019

In the year 2019, in a match between Punjab Kings (PBKS) and Rajasthan Royals (RR), there has been a deep dispute between these two players. Ashwin used to be the captain of the Punjab team at that time. In that match when Butler was batting on a personal score of 69 runs. Then Ashwin had him Mankading out.

After this, a debate broke out in the cricket world regarding sportsmanship. After its release by Delhi Capitals (DC), Ashwin had kept his base price at Rs 2 crore in the mega auction. After which Rajasthan joined them by paying 2.5 times more price.