Sanju Samson, Saurabh Tiwari, Manpreet Gony, Abhishek Nayar, Vinay Kumar, Naman Ojha, Rahul Sharma, Parvinder Awana, Akshar Patel, Mohit Sharma, Karn Sharma, Sandeep Sharma and Hardik Pandya this are some of the cricketers whose IPL performance, gave an opportunity to them to play for the National Team of India.
Every year, In the IPL India’s unseen talent shows their ability in front of 1.2 billion people. Some of them become probables for the National Teams. National team selectors also pay their attention on each match in search of India’s rising stars and emerging players. The young IPL cricketers also give their best to be recognized in the eyes of the Indian Team Selectors.
IPL- 9 is no different in terms of Talent with respect to the past years, there are some young cricketers who impress all the cricket lovers, fans and hopefully National Selectors with their all-round performances.
India Twenty-20 squad is going to tour on Zimbabwe, and the tour includes 3 One day Internationals along with 3 T-20 matches. Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan are likely to be rested for this tour, which means it can give a golden opportunity to some young talent in the national team.
Here are some Indian Talent who have made a good impression, showed their ability and are ready to represent India on the International Platform:
Hardik Pandya and Krunal Pandya become first brothers pair who played for same team (Mumbai Indians) in same IPL Season. Mumbai Indians made a strong bid of Rs. 2 Crore with Krunal Pandya in IPL auction and in return Krunal Pandya paid back Mumbai Indians in several occasions with his amazing performance. Krunal Pandya made his debut in this years IPL and indeed he surprised everyone with his batting and bowling. Who can forget his 86 runs knock in just 37 balls (6 Sixes) against Delhi Daredevils, in the same match he took 2 wickets and become First Mumbai Indian player to score 75+ runs and 2 wickets in the same match.
He has scored 233 runs in 11 matches with the strike rate of 192.56. He made 1 half century, hit 21 Fours and 13 Sixes with the average of 46.60 and Out of this 11 innings he remained Not Out for 3 times. This Slow left-arm orthodox also took 6 wickets in this IPL Season and the best bowling figure was 2 for 15 against Delhi Daredevils.
Krunal Pandya have great chance to represent India in upcoming Zimbabwe tour.
This Right-arm leg break googly bowler took 16 wickets in 10 Matches. And the economy rate is 7.85. In 2011–2013 IPL season he played for Mumbai Indians. In 2014 IPL season he was signed by Royal Challenger Bangalore. From 2014 to 2016 he took 51 wickets in IPL. Yuzvendra Chahal represents Haryana in Domestic Cricket. His IPL career best is 4 for 25 and it was his this year best bowling in match figures too.
In this 10 matches he bowled 223 deliveries and conceived 292 runs only.
In total he played 40 matches, in this 40 matches he bowled 858 deliveries, conceived 1127 runs and took 51 wickets and his IPL career average and Economy is 22.09 and 7.88 respectively. Best of Luck to Young Yuzvendra Chahal, may he represent Team India soon.
This Right-handed batsman and Right-arm off break bowler has represented Delhi Daredevils in this year IPL and also represented India A, India Under-19s, Karnataka, Karnataka State Cricket Association Colts XI, Karnataka State Cricket Association XI, Karnataka Under-15s, Karnataka Under-19s, Mangalore United, Rajasthan Royals, Royal Challengers Bangalore, South Zone but never get a chance to represent India on International Platforms in any form of cricket. Looks like he is going to make that happen in this year itself. His IPL season is going very well, Karun scored 263 runs in 12 matches which includes 2 Fifties and the strike rate is 115.35. His highest score is 63 runs and average is 29.22.
Kannaur Lokesh Rahul:
Kannaur Lokesh Rahul AKA Lokesh Rahul and also known as KL Rahul. He is Right-handed batsman, Right-arm off break bowler and Occasional Wicket Keeper. Rahul played for India at the 2010 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup, IPL team Royal Challengers Bangalore in 2013. In 2014, he played for Sunrisers Hyderabad. In this year IPL season he represent to the Royal Challengers Bangalore. 348 runs in 11 matches with 4 fifties this is what his IPL 2016 statistics. He hit 15 sixes and 32 fours so far in IPL 2016 and the season strike rate is 146.21. His highest score is 68 not out and season average is 58.00.
He made his test debut vs Australia in the 2014-15 Test series at Melbourne. And the 2nd Match itself he scored his first century.
Murugan Ashwin is Right-arm leg break googly bowler, he made his IPL debut this year itself. Rising Pune Supergiant made a bid of INR 4.5 Crore for Murugan. He took 7 wickets in 10 matches and his best bowling figure is 3 for 36. In IPL 2016 he bowled 171 deliveries and conceived 241 runs only. Murugan Ashwin's season economy is 8.45.
These are some young rising stars from this year IPL Season 9. Sooner or later they are might make their Twenty – 20 debut for India. Because wearing the blue jersey and represent India on international level is every Indian Cricketer's dream. We wish them all the very best for their future.