Round 292 cricketers are set to go beneath the hammer on the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 public sale in Chennai on Thursday (February 18) from 3pm onwards however there are particular batsmen who’ve already hogged the limelight and are going to be the centre for attraction because the eight groups look to splash cash and fill their vacant slots.
Right here we check out a number of the cricketers who can be massive attraction on the public sale…
Dawid Malan (Base Worth: Rs 1.5 cr)
It isn’t usually that a batsman who’s ranked No. 1 within the shortest format of the sport hasn’t but featured within the cash-rich match. Dawid Malan, the England batsman can be on the watch listing of many groups particularly the Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK) who’re on the lookout for a substitute for former Australian all-rounder Shane Watson.
Alex Hales (Base Worth: Rs 1.5 cr)
A flamboyant right-handed batsman, he will financial institution upon his current outing within the Massive Bash League (BBL) which has additionally prompted former cricketers (together with Michael Vaughan) to advocate for his inclusion within the England facet for the T20 World Cup slated to be performed in India later this 12 months. Hales smashed 543 runs at a strike-rate of 161.60 in BBL and can be on the radar of the edges who need to benefit from the primary six overs within the upcoming showpiece occasion.
Alex Carey (Base Worth: Rs 1.5 cr)
It was unlucky for the Australian wicket-keeper batsman Alex Carey who needed to heat the bench for Delhi Capitals in IPL 2020 regardless of coming into the match on the again of a match-winning hundred in opposition to England in September final 12 months. Carey whacked a 62-ball century in opposition to Brisbane Warmth within the lately concluded BBL.
The stylish left-hander has been launched by Delhi Capitals forward of the public sale and can be on the watchlist of groups who desires to bolster their center order.
Mohammed Azharuddeen (Base Worth: Rs 20 Lakhs)
Kerala’s Mohammed Azharuddeen hogged the limelight when he smashed a 37-ball century to information his facet to an eight-wicket victory over Mumbai within the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy match in January. A wicket-keeper batsman Azharuddeen may be key to any IPL franchise contemplating the bottom value he has been set on.
Along with his capacity to attain some fast runs on the prime the opening batsman can count on groups bidding for him within the public sale on Thursday.
Shahrukh Khan (Base Worth: Rs 20 lakhs)
Tamil Nadu’s swashbuckling batsman Shahrukh Khan may need smashed a customary 18 runs off seven balls within the finals of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy however he performed a key function when the facet was struggling to even qualify for the semi-finals. Shahrukh slammed 40 runs in 19 balls to rescue Tamil Nadu in opposition to Himachal Pradesh within the quarter-finals because the Dinesh Karthik-led facet chased down the goal with 13 balls to spare.
Sharukh might properly be on the CSK watchlist contemplating the yellow military had a poor present with the bat within the final 12 months’s version.
(with ANI inputs)