Mitchell Starc’s IPL Return: A Nine-Year Wait Ends

After taking a break, for a decade Mitchell Starc, the Australian fast bowler has announced his comeback to the Indian Premier League (IPL). As he gears up for the IPL season cricket enthusiasts are buzzing with excitement about this left-arm pacer.

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The anticipation surrounding Starc’s return is particularly high due to his absence from the IPL for such a time. In years the IPL has gained popularity as it attracts top-notch cricketers from around the globe. Players in the IPL aspire to secure contracts and showcase their skills on one of the cricket stages.

Starc’s previous stint in the IPL was with the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) back in 2015. During his two seasons with the team, he played 27 matches. Took 34 wickets consolidating his reputation as a lethal fast bowler.

Reflecting on his anticipated return to the IPL Mitchell Starc expressed his enthusiasm saying, “It has been nine years since my participation and I am genuinely excited about competing in the 2024 season.” If any team bids for me during the auction process I assure them that I will give my effort. This opportunity is not about participating in the IPL; it also serves as preparation, for the T20 World Cup set to take place in 2024.
“I’m really excited, about this opportunity. I’m eagerly looking forward to getting back into action.”

Over the years Starc has given priority to playing for the Australian national cricket team rather than participating in the IPL. This choice has earned him respect and admiration. During his career with the team, he has accomplished remarkable milestones, such, as playing 100 Test matches, a feat that only a few bowlers have managed to achieve. He has achieved numerous milestones, including reaching 100 Test matches, a feat only a handful of bowlers have achieved.

It is much anticipated that Starc will be taken by RCB as he was RCB in his last IPL Seasons. The return of Starc to IPL 2024 marks a thrilling spectacle that will redefine the league.

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