Steve Smith arrives in Mumbai to join Delhi Capitals camp on Saturday at the hotel in Mumbai. The former captain of the Australian cricket team will be in isolation for a week.
Delhi Capitals Franchise said- Steve Smith, a brilliant batsman from Delhi Capitals, arrived at the team hotel on Saturday. Smith will stay in Quarantine for a week
Smith, who represented the Rajasthan Royals last season and scored just 311 runs at an average of 25.91, was released by the Rajasthan Royals franchise.
Steve Smith was selected by Delhi Capitals at a price of Rs 2.2 crore this season.
Mohammad Kaif, assistant coach of Delhi Capitals, said after the auction that they were lucky that Smith got the team so cheaply.
The Delhi Capitals team, which was runner-up last season of IPL 2021, the team will lead by young wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant this year.
The Delhi team will take on Chennai Super Kings in their first match of IPL 2021 at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on 10 April.
Delhi Capitals buys in IPL 2021
Tom Curran 5.25 cr, Steve Smith 2.20 cr, Sam Billings 2 cr, Umesh Yadav 1 cr, Ripal Patel 20 lakh, Vishnu Vinod 20 lakh, M Siddharth 20 lakh, Lukman Meriwala 20 lakh.