It’s the most awaited time of the year for cricket fanatics. This season of IPL 2020 will commence from 29th March 2020. Indian Premier League is known to provide the biggest stage for youngsters as well as the players seeking for the comeback.
IPL 2020 Auction
IPL auction has put a lot of stirs in the lineups. Many important players have moved from their teams to strengthen others. While few have been able to fill up the void, others were just short of answers to the daunting questions.
IPL has given many promising youngsters who have done exceptionally well for their respective franchises as well as their countries. Be it Jasprit Bumrah or Hardik Pandya, many players have nailed at the international level. Also, Sunil Narine and Jos Buttler rose when they were asked to open the batting for their teams. IPL gives an unrealistic platform to youngsters that make them ready to fire in the international circuit.
IPL is always full of entertainment and nail-biting matches. The same is expected from IPL 2020. Many uncurled questions will be answered in this edition. From MS Dhoni’s return to the game after the semifinal loss to Rishabh Pant and Sanju Samson’s future will be heavily dependent on their performance in IPL 2020.
IPL 2020 is a platform for ex-players who are working hard to get back to the national team. Varun Aaron has already stated that he wishes to put that blue jersey. Pacers like Siddharth Kaul, Basil Thampi and Mohammed Siraj will also try to give their best to fit into the vacant 3rd seamer place in the Indian T20 squad.
Everything at Stake for the Veterans
Talking about the batting, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, Dinesh Kartick are a few names that often goes unnoticed when it comes to the national selection. They will make sure the opportunity doesn’t get fade away as it’s a now or never situation for them. More than anybody else, all eyes will be on captain cool MS Dhoni. Dhoni has a fantastic IPL record and some attacking cricket is expected from the Chennai Super Kings skipper. Harbhajan Singh has already proved it is possible to rule the world even in his dawn.
Looking into the squads, Delhi Capitals and Kings XI Punjab have got a very good stack of players. It will be interesting to see if the young skippers can lead their teams to glory and end the drought. Much will depend on KL Rahul who is going through the purple patch of his cricket life.
Andre Russel has been in and out of cricket due to injuries. As KKR depends heavily on the Caribbean superpower, his fitness and form will be the top concern if KKR needs to replicate the old performance. Almost every single team has done well to make their squad formidable.
IPL 2020 will surely feature some memorable matches as teams will be heading to the T20 world cup happening later this year so it is the best time to enhance the skills at the international level. More runs will galore and bails can be seen flying off. Altogether, IPL 2020 is already a sure shot hit.