IPL 2022: 5 Indian Players who can start a Bidding War
IPL 2022: IPL is one of the most viewed cricket leagues because of the involvement of some of the best international players. Since the inception of the league, some of the biggest names in the world of cricket have been part of it. It attracts a lot of attention from international media and that gives the cricket league a big reach. This year as well there will be some of the best overseas players who will be taking part in different teams.
Since 2008, IPL is responsible to craft Indian cricket. It has given the best talent for the national team and has provided a big push to some of the best youngsters in recent times. Without the domestic young talent, IPL is nothing but just another domestic league.
A perfect IPL team is one that has a good mixture of experience and young talent. The experienced player can help the team to handle the pressure during tough times and the young talent can help a team to perform under pressure during the tough times. In recent times, there have been a lot of experienced and young cricketers who will be on the shopping list of every franchise in the tournament. Watch live big bash League 2022.
In this article, we have compiled a list of 5 Indian players, who have dominated Indian cricket and will be starting a bidding war during the IPL 2022 mega-auction.
5) Ravichandran Ashwin
Ravichandran Ashwin made a brilliant comeback to international cricket with team India. For a long time, he was not seen in the ODIs and the T20 format with the team. Ashwin has turned out to be the most crucial player for team India in all three formats. Till 2021 he was a part of the Delhi Capitals squad but they have not retained the spinner for the upcoming season. Capitals will be reverting their decision and will be trying to rehire the services of India’s most lethal bowler. Ashwin has taken 145 wickets in his illustrious IPL career with an economy rate of 6.91. Looking at his stats, every IPL team will be keeping him on high priority.
4) Harshal Patel
It was a big shock to everyone when Royal Challengers Bangalore didn’t retain their star bowler Harshal Patel. In 15 appearances during IPL 2021, Patel was responsible to pick up 32 wickets and became the highest wicket-taker in the tournament. By the end of the last year’s tournament, he was nicknamed ‘Purple Patel’. It was a massive change in Harshal’s bowling with a huge improvement in his death overs. His disciplined bowling and ability to pick wickets during the opening overs helped RCB to reach the play-offs. It is because of his IPL performance, Harshal made his international debut against New Zealand in a home series. Read our best cricket betting tips for free.
3) Yuzvendra Chahal
The beginning of IPL season 2021 was not as good as was expected by Yuzvendra Chahal. He turned out to be the costliest bowler for Royal Challengers Bangalore. The game completely turned in the second leg of the tournament where Chahal picked up 14 wickets in 8 appearances at an economy of 6.13. This was Chahal’s best figure in IPL and he started making headlines again with his brilliant performances on the field. Unfortunately, Chahal was not able to retain himself for RCB but his release has made him a hot property in the IPL 2022 mega auction. To date in IPL, the leg spinner has picked 139 IPL wickets with an economy of 7.58.
2) Ishan Kishan
When Mumbai Indians announced the release of Ishan Kisha, it was expected that he will be joining a new team in IPL. However, this has also not happened and now the brilliant wicket-keeper batter has become a hot property for IPL 202 mega auction. Kishan is a southpaw batsman and a young wicket-keeper with an ability to hit the ball hard. These qualities make him a desirable player for every IPL franchise. Kishan made his debut in IPl 2020 where he smashed 516 runs in 14 games. He recorded a strike rate of 145.76 in IPL 2020. As of now, Ishan Kishan has also gained experience in international cricket and that will be a value addition.
1) Shreyas Iyer
Shreyas Iyer raised concerns after his injury in the first half of the IPL 2021 tournament. He took his time to recover but made a brilliant comeback in the second phase of the tournament in UAE. In just 8 matches last year, Iyer was able to score 175 runs with a strike rate of 102.33. He also made his international test debut within a century and showed his talent to the world. Since his release from Delhi Capitals, Iyer has automatically listed himself in the shopping cart of all the IPL teams for the 2022 edition. Find the best cricket betting odds and match predictions.