11. Noor Ahmad

He has represented T20 franchises like St Lucia Zouks, Melbourne Renegades, Karachi Kings, and Quetta Gladiators in various T20 leagues in the world. He has played 25 T20s and has taken 25 wickets at a bowling average of 28.16. Ahmad is quite different from the other chinaman bowlers and can cause problems to the batters with his guile.

10. Kartik Tyagi

Tyagi represented India at the 2020 U-19 World Cup alongside Yashasvi Jaiswal and Ravi Bishnoi. We all remember that fantastic over bowled by him against Punjab Kings last season. The Mohali-based franchise needed four runs from six balls when Sanju Smason gave the ball to Kartik.

9. Avesh Khan

The brand new IPL team, Lucknow Super Giants bought him during the auction, and the reaction of Gautam Gambhir was enough to know how good Avesh is. He still has not made his international debut for India but he is very close to doing so. Avesh is currently with the Indian team to play the T20I series against West Indies.

8. Benny Howell

The 33-year-old is yet to make his international debut despite having good performances in T20 tournaments under his belt. Howell has a huge amount of experience in T20 cricket. He has played 144 T20s for various teams and has taken 158 wickets at a superb bowling average of 19.85. He has also scored 1913 T20 runs. He was bought by Punjab Kings for the 2022 season of the IPL.

7. Abhishek Sharma

Abhishek Sharma was a member of the winning Indian squad at the U-19 World Cup in the year 2018. Before that tournament, he won the Emerging Asia Cup as a captain for India. He has the ability to perform at a big stage like the IPL. He is a fearless stroke player and is very reliable with the ball in hand.

6. Abdul Samad

The big-muscled batter hits big sixes effortlessly which is not common among Indian batters. Getting retained by any franchise is a huge honor for any cricketer in the IPL. And giving this pleasure to a young batter like Abdul Samad will boost his confidence and will make him hungry to win games for SRH.

5. Shahrukh Khan

The middle-order batter was bought for INR 9 Crore by the Punjab Kings franchise at the mega auction. Shahrukh Khan is expected to make his international debut for India very soon as his name is regularly being considered by the selectors. His performance in the previous season was decent and he will be a vital cog for the franchise in the 2022 season as well.

4. KS Bharat (wk)

Bharat played eight games for RCB in the 2021 season in which he scored 156 runs and he scored a gutsy 78 against Delhi Capitals. He has been an essential bloke for Andhra Pradesh in the domestic circuit. Bharat had an amazing 2021 where he also got the maiden call up to the Indian Cricket Team for the home Tests against New Zealand. Bharat’s skills can be very useful for DC.

3. Dewald Brevis

The player of the series in the 2022 U19 World Cup scored 506 runs in six innings at an extraordinary average of 84.33. Brevis scored two hundreds and three fifties in the tournament. He is the hope of all the cricket fans in South Africa. He will surely make his international debut very soon according to the cricket experts. Hopefully, he will play all the games for Mumbai Indians this season.

2. Yashasvi Jaiswal

The Southpaw has been decent while playing for the Jaipur-based franchise. He has shown his potential in his performances both in IPL and in domestic tournaments. He represents the mighty Mumbai side in the domestic fixtures. Jaiswal has a bright future in front of him and the Rajasthan franchise will expect a lot of match-winning knocks from the youngster.

1. Rahul Tripathi (c)

The aggressive batter has done some wonders in the league. He has an amazing record in the tournament and has got a lot of praise. Those extended cover drives have a unique class that determines how he is as a player. Tripathi has been playing the IPL for a long time now and he is still looking for his maiden call up to the Indian Cricket Team.