The much-awaited IPL 2022 Mega Auction has completed finally on Sunday. All the 10 franchise have elected their favorite players for the upcoming seasons. In this auction, many of the youngsters have got a chance to showcase their talent on a bigger stage of world cricket. In this article, SportzPoint will try to find out those five young talents who can make their name in IPL 2022.
The most successful franchise in the world Mumbai Indians has bought Tilak Verma at the IPL Mega Auction 2022. Tilak Verma has made his first-class debut for Hyderabad in Ranji Trophy 2018-19 season and his T20 debut in SMAT 2019. He is a left-handed batsman who can also bowl right-arm off-break. Tilak Verma is a middle-order batsman and will play for MI in the upcoming seasons.
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Kolkata Knight Riders have bought Rashik Salam Dar at the Mega Auction on Sunday. Rashik is a right-arm fast bowler who plays for Jammu and Kashmir in domestic cricket. Moreover, Rashik Salam has already played for Mumbai Indians in IPL 2019. However, in June 2019, The BCCI has banned him for two years following a discrepancy with his birth certificate. In the upcoming season, Rashik will represent Kolkata based franchise and can make a huge impact with his immense pace.
Raj Angad Bawa was bought by Punjab Kings at a whopping 2 CR price. Bawa is a right-arm medium-fast bowler and a left-handed batsman who plays for Himachal Pradesh in domestic level cricket. He took 4 wickets and scored 35 runs in the Under-19 finals earlier this month and helped India to lift up the trophy for the fifth time in ICC U-19 history. Raj Bawa was also awarded the man of the match in the finals. Bawa can definitely make a huge impact for Punjab Kings in the upcoming seasons.
Chennai Super Kings has bought Rajvardhan Hangargekar at the mega auction on Sunday. Hangargekar is an all-rounder and he represented India at the ICC U-19 World Cup. He plays for Maharashtra in domestic level cricket. He made his T20 debut in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021 for Maharashtra. Hangargekar is a right-arm fast-medium bowler and a right-handed batsman who will play for CSK this season.
Mumbai Indians have bought another youngster who has rocked the ICC U-19 World Cup 2022. Yes, we are talking about Dewald Brevis who has been crowned the player of the tournament in the recently conducted ICC U-19 World Cup. Brevis is a South African cricketer from Johannesburg, who made his T20 debut in 2021. Dewald Brevis is an all-rounder. He is a right-handed batsman who can also bowl leg breaks. Brevis will be playing for Mumbai Indians for the upcoming seasons of IPL.