5. Sam Curran
The 23-year-old all-rounder, in 32 matches in the IPL, has scored 337 runs with a blistering strike rate of 149.77 and has grabbed 32 wickets. He is a bowler who can swing the new ball well, execute accurate yorkers, and can hit the balls out of the ropes with ease.
4. Shakib Al Hasan
In 2021, Shakib returned to his parent team KKR. He has played 71 IPL matches and has hit 793 runs at a strike rate of 124.48. With the ball, he has taken 63 wickets ay an economy of 7.43. He is currently the second-ranked all-rounder in the ICC T20I rankings.
3. Ben Stokes
The 30-year-old player was again the most expensive buy in 2018 auction, when he was sold for Rs 12.5 crore to represent Rajasthan Royals. In 43 IPL matches, he has picked 28 wickets and has scored 920 runs at a strike rate of 134.50.
2. Liam Livingstone
Liam Livingstone is a brilliant multi-faceted cricketer who can bowl off-spin as well leg-spin and is versatile in his batting position too. He debuted for Rajasthan Royals in 2019 and was released in 2020.
1. Jason Holder
The Caribbean player was impressive with the new ball and also in the death overs. He has been released by SRH and would be eagerly waiting to be picked by a good franchise at a better price, having done well in the previous seasons.