However, as per reports in the ESPN Cricinfo, Dale Steyn is all set to replace Nathan Coulter Nile in the Royal Challengers Bangalore squad. Nathan Coulter Nile who didn't play a single game in the tournament so far has returned home after suffering a stiff back. It is also possible that he has signed on to work as a commentator in the IPL.
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Just a day ago, there were widespread talks and speculations that Dale Steyn would soon be a part of Royal Challengers Bangalore after the pacer flaunted his passport on Instagram.
However, it's altogether a blessing in disguise as RCB has so far lost six matches on the trot. He has bagged 27 wickets for the Bengaluru-based franchise.More news: The Source of That Mysterious E. Coli Outbreak Has Likely Been Found
After that, he had a good stint with SunRisers Hyderabad and Gujarat Lions in the IPL.
IPL 12 Match 28 KXIP vs RCB at Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium in Mohali: Kohli gets another boundary as he tucks the leg side ball to square leg.There was also chance of a run-out as ABD ran back to non-striker's end for a double but Tye failed to collect the ball. The South African speedster went unsold in the IPL auction held in December a year ago but if reports are to be believed he might join in RCB for the world's richest league. However, then he played a solitary game before nursing an injury. Steyn went unsold in the recent Auctions when he had kept a base price of Rs 1.5 crores.More news: Bottas keeps Mercedes on top in final Chinese GP practice
The pale-looking RCB team is languishing on the bottom of the IPL 2019 points table.