In the IPL 2021, there are many batsmen and bowlers sitting on the bench outside the ground, who have not got a chance to play a single match so far. Whereas in the auction, the franchisees played bets of crores on these players.
New Delhi. So far 25 matches have been played in IPL 2021 and the thrill continues. But the effect of the Corona epidemic seems to be affecting the league. So far this season, viewers have seen many tremendous matches. The team of Chennai Super Kings and Royal Challengers Bangalore have played well so far. At the same time, speaking of the top 5 batsmen with the highest runs in this tournament, the Orange Cap race is going on between Shikhar Dhawan and Faf du Plessis. In bowling, RCB’s Harshal Patel has a purple cap.
Crores spent on auction on players, not a single match was fed
In IPL 2021, many players are still waiting for their innings on the bench. While the franchise spent crores of rupees in the auction. Chris Morris is the most expensive player to be bought in the auction. Let’s know about the 4 players who are still sitting on the bench waiting for their innings.
England’s left-handed batsman David Malan was bought by Punjab Kings for Rs 1.5 crore for his brilliant batting. But they have not been fed a single match so far. The team has also failed to perform well in the opening matches, but KL Rahul is yet to give Malan a chance. Given Puran’s poor form, Malan hopes to get a chance soon.
Another England T20 batsman Sam Billings is also in this list who has not got a chance to play a single match in IPL 2021. Billings was bought by Delhi Capitals for a price of Rs 2 crore. Along with the batsman, he is also a great wicketkeeper. It will be interesting if Billings is given a chance to play in the upcoming matches.
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Piyush Chawla was bought by Chennai Super Kings in auction for Rs 2.40 crore. He also has a lot of experience of IPL. But Chawla has not got a chance in any of the matches so far due to leg-spinner Rahul Chahar’s best performance in the matches played so far. Chawla’s name in the IPL is 156 wickets from 164 matches.
In the auction of IPL 2021, uncapped batsman Krishnappa Gautam was bought for a whopping amount of 9.25 crores. But even this all-rounder has not got a chance to play a single match. It is difficult to see the outstanding performance of the players, which will give Krishnappa a chance in the upcoming matches as well.