Five Players Who Watch Out for in IPL 2021 UAE Leg: The 14th edition of the Indian Premier League was started in April this year. But it was postponed after some players and support staff members got corona infected. Now this league is starting once again from September 19, which is being called the second half or second leg of IPL 2021. The second half of IPL 2021 will be played in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from 19 September. Know which five players’ performance in the second half is going to be all eyes.
1- Shikhar Dhawan
IPL 2021 was going like a golden dream for Delhi Capitals opener Shikhar Dhawan. Before being stopped midway through the tournament, Dhawan had scored 380 runs in eight matches at an average of 54.29 and a strike rate of 134.28. He is the highest run scorer in the league. However, despite this, Dhawan has not been selected in Team India for the 2021 T20 World Cup. In such a situation, Dhawan would like to make the selectors realize his mistake by doing wonders with the bat in the second half.
2- Suryakumar Yadav
Suryakumar Yadav, the top order batsman of Mumbai Indians, proved his skills in front of the whole world as soon as he got a chance in international cricket. Seeing his form and hunger to score runs, Surya has been included in Team India for the 2021 World Cup. Like the IPL, the World Cup is also to be played in the UAE. In such a situation, everyone would like to see how Suryakumar Yadav performs in the UAE.
3- Rishabh Pant
Rishabh Pant, who is said to be the successor of Mahendra Singh Dhoni in the Indian cricket team, was handed over the captaincy by Delhi Capitals at the beginning of IPL 2021. Actually, regular captain Shreyas Iyer got injured before the start of the league. After this Iyer was given the captaincy. Pant had also lived up to the trust of the team management. And for this reason, even after Iyer’s return, he has been kept as the captain. In such a situation, Pant would like to win the title for Delhi for the first time under his captaincy.
4- KL Rahul
For Punjab Kings captain KL Rahul, the first half of IPL 2021 was like a golden dream. So far in IPL 2021 with his bat, 331 runs have been scored in seven matches at an average of 66.20. During this, 27 fours and 16 sixes came from his bat. He would like to maintain his form in the UAE leg as well.
5- Ishaan Kishan
Mumbai Indians’ young batsman Ishan Kishan is capable of batting both in the opening slot and in the middle order. He performed brilliantly in the first half of IPL 2020 and IPL 2021. Seeing his form, Team India gave him a chance and he took this opportunity with both hands. Ishan Kishan has been selected in Team India for the 2021 T20 World Cup. In such a situation, Ishan Kishan would like to present his claim for a place in the playing XI in the World Cup by showing his skills in the UAE leg.