Shubham Ranjane, the grandson of former Test cricketer Vasant Ranjane, was the third allrounder picked up by the Royals at the 2019 IPL auctions. Ranjane made his first-class debut for Mumbai in the 2016–17 Ranji Trophy on 21 November 2016. Most recently, Ranjane, hit a century which helped DY Patil Sports Academy beat Karnatak Sporting Association by five wickets in the quarter-final of Purshottam Shield last month.