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Just in: Aaron Finch joins KKR ahead of IPL 2022, replaced Alex Hales

Aaron Finch joins KKR

The dynamic English opener Alex hales has opted out of IPL 2022. He has cited bubble fatigue as a reason. The English batter was bought by KKR in 1.5cr INR, but after he opted out of IPL 2022 they have named Aaron finch as the replacement for him. Aaron Finch is currently the captain of the Australian team who won the world cup held last year in Dubai. Aaron Finch is a world-class opening batsman but his records in IPL haven’t been so impressive in the past. KKR fans would like to see him play the same way as he plays for the Australian team as Aaron finch joins KKR for the upcoming season.

KKR announced their replacement of Alex hales on Instagram.

Alex hales announced his withdrawl on instagram

Alex hales has only featured in 6 matches of IPL in the 2 seasons he has played. His records in the T20 leagues played across the globe are very impressive but the latter has failed to make a mark in the Indian league. The 33-year-old announced his withdrawal on Instagram. He cited Bubble fatigue as the reason and said he is taking care of his mental health.

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Alex apologises KKR fans on social media for opting out.

Aaron finch’s IPL numbers

Aaron Finch has played for the most number of IPL franchises in the history of the league. He will be playing for his 9th IPL franchise this season. His best batting season came in 2013 when he played for Pune Warriors India. Playing as an opener in that season Finch scored 456 runs at an average of 32.57. The Australian captain has played 85 matches in IPL and has scored 2005 Runs.

9 teams Finch has played for

Rajasthan Royals (2010), Delhi Daredevils (now Capitals, 2011-12), Pune Warriors India (2013), Sunrisers Hyderabad (2014), Mumbai Indians (2015), Gujarat Lions (2016-17), Kings XI Punjab (now Punjab Kings, 2018), Royal Challengers Bangalore (2020)and now Aaron Finch joins the KKR ahead of IPL 2022, Replaced Alex Hales.

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