The T20 format is more tilted towards the batters. We have seen how batters have dominated the game while hitting boundaries on a regularly. Fortunately, Some bowlers have managed to stop these batters from scoring runs. In T20 cricket, unlike other formats, the economy rate plays a big role in game results. Bowler bowling under 7 per over is considered an outstanding spell in this format. In IPL 2022, Several bowlers are participating who are expected to make life tough for batters with tight spells.
1. Rashid Khan
Rashid Khan is the number one spinner of this format. There isn’t a single team that didn’t want to have a Rashid on their team. Khan’s tendency to bowl economic spells and tighten the situation for the batter makes him special from other spinners. Almost all batters have admitted that they fear playing Rashid sometimes.
2. Jasprit Bumrah
Jasprit Bumrah is the biggest find of IPL. This right-arm pacer has managed to create an impact In all formats of the game. Bumrah is a Yorker specialist bowler who can bowl six Yorkers on a troot. You can rarely see Bumrah getting at nine runs or more per over in the IPL. He’s set to trouble batters again in this edition.
3. Varun Chakravarthy
Varun Chakravarthy is a famous mystery spinner. The Kolkata spinner has shown terrific consistency in the last two editions. Varun troubles batters while bowling a lot of dot balls that make the batter play risky shots and lose their wickets. He’s eager to have one more good IPL season.
4. Sunil Narine
Sunil Narine is a superstar of the IPL. The Kolkata bowler has won the Most valuable award in IPL twice. Narine is a consistent bowler for Kolkata. He has got retained every time by winning management trust. Narine again can bowl tight spells in this year’s IPL.
5. Kagiso Rabada
Kagiso Rabada is the most successful IPL bowler in last three years. The purple cap winner of the 2020 edition has the ability to bowl at any situation of match. He is right there with the best death over bowlers. Rabada is going to play for a new franchise this year. We can expect the same old performance of rabada this year.
6. Axar Patel
Axar Patel is one of the most underrated bowlers of the IPL. This bowler always bowls four economical overs for his team. Delhi has understood his potential and retained him in a mega auction. Now Axar Patel is a more experienced player. He can be lethal in this year’s IPL.
7. Josh Hazelwood
Josh Hazelwood is coming into the IPL after winning the T20 World Cup. He contributed to the World Cup, helping his team to lift the trophy for the very first time. Hazelwood is an economical bowler who can bowl tight spells in the power play. He’s going to play for RCB in this edition.
8. Deepak Chahar
Deepak Chahar became the most expensive Indian bowler in the IPL auction in 2022. He has taken his game to the next level in the last three or four seasons of the IPL. Chahar is a strike bowler of power play. He can trouble any batter with his deadly swings. Chennai’s performance this year is going to depend a lot on Chahar’s form.
9. Avesh Khan
Avesh Khan has come out as a rising bowler of the Indian cricket team circuit. This bowler did extremely superb In last season of the IPL. Avesh is a bowler who can bowl with raw pace in power plays. His spells are economical and effective.
10. Anrich Nortje
Anrich Nortje is one of the best replacements of the IPL. Delhi has retained this player after looking at his last two-year form. Nortje’s speed is his strength. This bowler can uproot wickets with 150+ unplayable deliveries. He’s the leading pacer for Delhi this season, and the team is expecting the same performance from him.