Cricket is a team game. If any team wants to get results in their favour, everyone has to step up. In cricket, batsmen and bowlers get more recognition during the game. But there are several departments in cricket that remain unnoticed. Wicket-keeping is one of the most prominent jobs in cricket. They observe the game from behind the wickets. They also set fields for the bowlers. In IPL 2022, Many wicketkeeper batters will lead their teams.
1. Kl Rahul
Kl Rahul has been the most consistent batter of IPL in the last three years. He has successfully scored 500+ runs in each season. Rahul is going to play for a new IPL franchise. Rahul is a solid wicketkeeper-batter. Whose skill set is getting better day by day.
2. Rishabh Pant
Rishabh Pant gained recognition in the cricket world in a very concise period. This left-handed batter has scored tons in almost all overseas conditions. Pant is leading his hometown Delhi. Apart from batting, he is a terrific wicket-keeper. He barely dropped any catches.
3. MS Dhoni
When we talk about the Wicket-keeper batter, the first name that comes to our mind is the legendary Dhoni. India’s most successful cricket captain is known for doing miracles with gloves. He is set to show his keeping skills for one more time. MS presence behind the stumps helps the bowlers also. He set the field according to the situation.
4. Sanju Samson
Sanju Samson has been playing in the IPL for almost ten years. The Rajasthan team captain has a tremendous record in this franchise Cricket League. Samson, apart from batting, can keep wickets also. He rarely drops any chances.
5. Ishan Kishan
Ishan Kishan has a dream IPL auction this year. The Mumbai Indians player bagged 15 CRS. The Reason behind spending this much is Ishan’s all-round capabilities. He is an opener, middle-order batter, keeper, and a terrific fielder also. His Wicket-keeping skills are improving in every match.
6. Sam Billings
Sam Billings is a player of the England cricket team. This English player has managed to get an IPL team every year but never got enough opportunity. Sam is likely to get a long run with Kolkata this year. He has very safe hands behind the wickets.
7. Nicholas Pooran
Pooran is the most talented batter of the West Indies white-ball team. In this year’s auction he got 10 CRS. Pooran has one of the safest hands in cricket. He never missed any chance as a fielder and as a keeper also. Pooran is going to play for the Hyderabad franchise.
8. Jhonny Bairstow
Jhony Bairstow is the aggressive Wicket-keeper batter who hails from England. This dynamic player has the potential to do anything on the field. Apart from batting, he can keep wickets also. He has a safe pair of hands. Johnny is playing for Punjab this year.
9. Dinesh Karthik
Dinesh Karthik is one of the most experienced players of the Indian cricket team and in domestic cricket also. He has a phenomenal record in the IPL. The former KKR captain will keep wickets for the RCB team this year.
10. Matthew Wade
Matthew Wade is a hero of the World Cup 2021. His three sixes are still fresh in every cricket fan’s mind. Wade is going to play in the IPL after ten years. He’s set to play all matches for the Gujarat Titans.