In the KKR camp, Aaron Finch will take over for Alex Hales

For the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022, the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) have signed Aaron Finch as a replacement for England batter Alex Hales. Hales announced his retirement from the event due to bubble fatigue.

Finch, the ICC T20 World Cup-winning captain of Australia, has played 88 T20 Internationals and scored 2686 runs with two hundred and 15 half-centuries.

Finch, who has over 2000 IPL runs and has appeared in 87 IPL games, will join KKR for INR 1.5 crore. On March 26, KKR, the two-time IPL champions, will play Chennai Super Kings at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai to kick off the IPL 2022 season. This time, KKR will play under the leadership of Shreyas Iyer.