The IPL fever is on and the entire nation is cheering for their favourite teams. With all the existing players who have been a part of various teams so far, the IPL has always raised the bar with every new season. This year with new teams participating and a lot of new players coming in, the charm of IPL has gone up even further. Such a combination of old and new players is the best and their contribution on field is exciting. We definitely are looking forward to them in this new season of IPL.
6.Shivam Dubey (Royal Challengers Bangalore)
Shivam is the cleanest left-handed batsman we know of in the Bangalore team. He is so good with the game that he can also beat the best of the players like Yuvraj Singh when it comes to left-handed batting. He’s one great asset that Team Bangalore got for Rs.5 crore.
5. Sam Curran(Kings XI Punjab)
Sam Curran is the son of the famous former Zimbabwe player Kevin Curran. Sam can prove to be the best one Team Punjab has got since he has the record of hitting the boundaries to score centuries. He recently was celebrated in the Big Bash League, Australia. Though he’s not a part of the England team yet, playing well at the IPL may get him a chance for a World Cup debut. He was bought for Rs.7.2 crore.
4. Lasith Malinga (Mumbai Indians)
This Sri Lankan player has been working really hard to build his strength and work on his play. He didn’t really play so well in the last season of IPL, but he is too focused now and concentrating on his game. With all the hard work and dedication, Rs.2 crore was worth the spend.
3. Shimron Hetmyer (Royal Challengers Bangalore)
He’s one left-handed player from the West-Indies who has been all over the news for his superb performances. His game has been amazing and he was bought by Team RCB for 4.2 crores in this season.
2. Prithvi Shaw (Delhi Capitals)
Yet another newbie who is now a part of Delhi Capitals is known for his strategic game. He knows how to grab attention and plays on the front foot! Certainly, all the eyeballs are on him after his breakthrough performances. The Delhi Team bought Prithvi for Rs.1.2 crores.
1. Kamlesh Nagarkoti
Made his debut in 2018 with KKR, Kamlesh is the fastest and the strongest bowler of all. He impressed a lot of people last season with his bowling and hence there are high expectations from him, this season too. His bowling techniques are unique which led to the team buying him for Rs. 3.2 crores.