Jason Roy rejected the offer of 30 crores for the country! Said on the news of playing league cricket – for me my England first
England’s star batsman Jason Roy got an offer to play from the Major Premier League franchise Los Angeles Knight Riders to be held in America. The amount of this offer was around 30 crores, which Roy has rejected.
The whole controversy over England’s star batsman Jason Roy playing in the Major Premier League to be held in America seems to have subsided after one of his social media posts. In fact, there were reports about Jason Roy that he has decided to opt out of his country’s central contract to play with the Los Angeles Knight Riders in the Major Premier League, but Roy rubbished all such reports. Is.
Jason will continue to play cricket for England only
Late night Jason Roy made it clear through a long social media post that he would prefer his country over league cricket and would continue to play cricket for England for many more years. Jason Roy has said in his social media post that after some speculation going on for the last 24 hours, I want to make it clear that I am not going anywhere from England and will never go.
It is a matter of pride to represent the country – Jason Roy
Jason Roy further added in his post, “As a professional cricketer, I take pride in representing my country and will continue to do so. I hope to play cricket for England for a few more years and that is my priority. I have had clear talks with the ECB about participating in Major League Cricket. The ECB was happy with me playing in this tournament, as long as they didn’t have to pay me for the remaining year of my contract.
World Cup is close to us – Jason Roy
Jason Roy has further said that I wanted to be a part of this league to be held in America without any central contract, as there was no schedule clash with England at that time. He said that playing as much competitive cricket as possible as an England player benefits me. Obviously my priority is England cricket, especially as we get closer to the World Cup. It is a big honor not only for me but for any player.
Jason Roy has returned after playing IPL
Let us tell you that Jason Roy has recently returned home after playing in IPL 2023 in India with Kolkata Knight Riders team. In IPL 2023, Jason Roy was included after Shakib Al Hasan was injured. This season, Roy played 8 matches for KKR, scoring 285 runs at an average of 35.63. During this, he also scored 2 half centuries. Roy’s strike rate in IPL 2023 was 151.60.