Cricket is a religion in India. Millions of young boys dream of playing cricket for team India. IPL has become the biggest sporting event in India. It gives opportunities to hundreds of uncapped players each year. There have been many match-winning players who have started their career with IPL and now are playing for India. Let us look at some of these upcoming stars of Indian cricket:
1. Avesh Khan
Avesh Khan is a right-arm fast bowler. He was a part of the Delhi Capitals in the IPL till 2021. He was one of the highest wicket-takers on the team. In the 2022 IPL auctions, Avesh Khan went to the Lucknow Super Giants for a whopping ten crore rupees. His bowling skills have impressed everyone lately. He made his debut for team India in early 2022 and has been a significant asset for Indian bowling. Avesh Khan is one of the brightest upcoming cricketers in India.
2. Arshdeep Singh
Arshdeep Singh is a left-arm medium-fast bowler. He plays for the Punjab Kings in IPL. He was also a member of the under-19 world cup squad of 2019 that won the world cup. Arshdeep has impressed everyone with his pace and balance with the new ball. He played his first match for India in July 2022 and has taken a lot of wickets for India in the opening overs.
3. Ruturaj Gaikwad
Ruturaj Gaikwad is a right-handed batsman. He has been a part of Chennai Super Kings in the IPL since 2019. Gaikwad opens for CSK and has been a match-winner for the team. In the 2021 IPL, he won the orange cap along with winning the IPL. He has been one of the best opening batsmen for CSK. In the 2022 IPL, he was retained by CSK in for six crore rupees. Gaikwad made his debut for team India in 2021 after showcasing his fantastic performance in domestic cricket and IPL. He is a very composed player. He is amongst the brightest upcoming batters in India.
4. Shubman Gill
Shubman Gill is a right-handed opening batsman. He played for the Kolkata Knight Riders from 2018 to 2021. In the 2022 IPL, he went to Gujarat Titans for a whopping 8 crore rupees. Shubman Gill was also the vice-captain of India’s U-19 team in 2018. He made his debut for team India in 2019 and has won many matches for us. Gill has been an asset for the Indian cricket team in all ways. He is an explosive batsman and an amazing fielder.
5. Mohammed Siraj
Mohammed Siraj is a right-arm fast bowler. He has been playing for RCB since 2018 and was retained for 7 crore rupees for the 2022 IPL. Before joining RCB, he used to play for Hyderabad. Siraj made his debut for team India in 2017. Siraj is known as a dangerous bowler, as he takes wickets in the initial overs of the game. He has been one of the best fast bowlers for India lately.
6. Umran Malik
Umran Malik is a right-arm fast bowler and plays for Sunrisers Hyderabad in the IPL. He rose to fame after bowling a 150kmph ball in the IPL. He has a lot of potential in him and will surely be a game-changer for Indian bowling.
7. Deepak Chahar
Deepak Chahar is a right-arm fast-bowler and plays for CSK in the IPL. He was retained by CSK for a massive 14 crore rupees. Chahar has been playing for a CSK for a long time now and has turned out to be a match-winner for them. He is known to take wickets for them in the initial overs and is one of the best upcoming bowlers in the country.
8. Devdutt Padikkal
Devdutt Padikkal is a right-handed opening batsman, who has played for RCB in the IPL from 2017 to 2021. He was taken by the Rajasthan Royals for 7.75 crore rupees in the 2022 IPL. Padikkal is an explosive batsman and has won many matches for his team with his amazing batting skills. He made his debut for team India in 2021. He will surely leave a mark on his performance.
9. Ravi Bishnoi
Ravi Bishnoi is a right-arm leg-break bowler. He was taken by the Lucknow Super Giants in the 2022 IPL for 4 crore rupees. He was recognized in the IPL because of his economical bowling. Bishnoi made his debut for team India in early 2022 and will surely go a long way ahead.
10. Mukesh Choudhary
Mukesh Choudhary is a right-arm fast-medium bowler. He was taken by CSK in the 2022 IPL and turned out to be one of the highest wicket-takers on the team. Mukesh was one of the most valuable players for CSK in the IPL. He is known for his wicket-taking skills in powerplay.