Rajasthan Royals on Saturday signed South African pacer Gerald Kotzi to replace England batsman Liam Livingstone in the Indian Premier League.
Livingstone withdrew from the tournament last month due to bio-bubble fatigue.
“Rajasthan Royals have signed South African fast bowler Gerald Kotzi to replace England’s Liam Livingstone in the Vivo Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021,” IPL media reported.
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Kotji, 20, has played eight T20 matches so far and has taken nine wickets at an average of 23.33 in the format. He represented his country in two Under-19 World Cups.
The Royals will take on Sunrisers Hyderabad in New Delhi on Sunday.