With the 11th season of IPL 2018 coming up for this year. Apart from big names from both India and abroad, the teams will also be eyeing that their raw talent from the list of uncapped players perform upto their talent. It is not be forgotten that of the fact that only 4 overseas players are allowed in playing XI of IPL. Thus teams will be looking for a stable line-up that includes both capped and uncapped players among left seven players. They will except young guns to do their best.
Here is a list of such uncapped players in IPL 2018:
Prithvi Shaw [1.2 crores] [Delhi Daredevils]
India’s U19 cricketer and Captain, Prithvi Shaw seems to make the headlines these days. He scored 94 runs in the very first game for India in the U19 World Cup and took India to victory in first four games so far.
He is a right-hand batsman and right-arm off-spin bowler all-rounder and also plays for Middle Income Group (MIG) Cricket Club in Mumbai. He made his 2017-18 Ranji debut in January 2017 and scored 537 runs.
The right-hand opening batsman was Mumbai’s second-highest scorer in the 2017-18 Ranji season with 537 runs in 6 matches with an average of 48.8. He also has scored 5 centuries in 7 first class games including one from Ranji.
Mayank Agrawal [1 crore] [Kings XI Punjab]
The 26-year-old right-hand batsman, Mayank Agarwal is an attacking opening batsman by nature. He plays first-class cricket for Karnataka. In November 2017, he scored his maiden triple century in first-class cricket, when he made 304 not out against Maharashtra in the Ranji Trophy. During the same month, he scored 1,000 runs in first-class cricket. He was the leading run-scorer in the 2017–18 Ranji Trophy, finishing the tournament with 1,160 runs in 6 matches at an average of 105. He managed 5 tons and two half-centuries in the premier domestic tournament.
Krishnappa Gowtham [6.2 crores] [Royal Challengers Bangalore]
19-year-old, Krishnappa Gowtham is an Indian first-class cricketer who plays for Karnataka. His professional career began on a high note when he emerged as the second-highest wicket-taker in the U15.
In the 2016–17 Ranji Trophy season, Gowtham picked up two consecutive five-wicket hauls, against Delhi and Assam.In October 2017, he scored his maiden first-class century, batting for Karnataka against Assam in Ranji.
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