Indian Premier League (IPL) is an event where on bigger wages, some of the best batsmen from all across the world come to play. Being a fan of the event, you may want to know whether who are going to be the top 10 batsmen of Vivo IPL 2018.
Let’s get started with our list.
1) Virat Kohli:
The current captain of Indian cricket team, his team in IPL Royal Challengers Bangalore, and one of the greatest batsmen ever, Kohli will be the topmost player people will be looking forward to watching. He is currently in his prime and in such great form, his fans will be looking forward to his aggressive and classy batting.
2) Ab De Villiars:
A great batsman with a super aggressive batting style with some unique shots. The shots he plays, the runs he scores and with the speed he does, surely he will at least be the second most awaited player in this year’s event. we have seen some great hitters but what this guy does makes you simply speechless.
3) Chris Gayle:
He is a West Indian star cricketer who is known for his aggressive batting style, big sixes, and of course, his dance steps are very famous as well. Chris Gayle is also one of the most expensive and demanded batsmen of Indian Premier League. He plays for Royal Challengers Bangalore.
4) MS Dhoni:
MS Dhoni recently turned into the former captain of Indian cricket team and without any doubt, he has been the greatest captain of Indian team of all-time. He has won a T20 International cup and a World Cup with the most successful track record as an Indian captain. He mentored Chennai Super Kings and after the termination of the franchise from the IPL, he is now the captain of Rising Pune Super Giants.
5) Shikhar Dhawan:
Shikhar Dhawan is an Indian cricketer and he is loved by his fans. He also played ICC Championship Trophy and with his efforts, he leads India toward victory in many matches. He is mostly seen as an opener and in IPL, he plays for Sun Risers Hyderabad.
6) Kane Williamson:
Kane Williamson is a star batsman from New Zealand who is currently the captain of his national side and of course, he will be one of the top 10 batsmen in Vivo IPL 11 due to the form he is in. He has currently signed for Sun Risers Hyderabad for IPL 2018.
7) David Warner:
David Warner is an Australian cricketer and in IPL he plays for Sun Riser Hyderabad. He is also the Vice-Captain of Australian cricketer team. He has an aggressive batting style and because of that, he has a huge fan following. David Warner was the top contender for the Orange Cap for last season.
8) Rohit Sharma:
The captain of Mumbai Indians, Rohit Sharma is a star batsman who plays for the national side and Mumbai Indians and is one of their key players. He is a right-handed batsman and when he is set, it becomes really difficult for the bowlers to get him out. Rohit Sharma is also a part of Indian cricket team and he can be found sending balls towards the boundaries in each and every match.
9) Suresh Raina:
Suresh Raina is an Indian star cricketer who plays for his national side and Gujarat Lions as left handed middle order batsman, a part time bowler, and is one of the key fielders on the pitch. He has represented the team of Chennai Super Kings from 2008 to 2014. In the last season of IPL, he was associated with Gujarat Lions and he performs in each and every match for the team.
10) Gautam Gambhir:
Gautam Gambhir The quiet and talented Indian batsman. He has played for Delhi Daredevils and Kolkata Knight Riders from 2008 to 2014.He also plays for Indian cricket team and he is one of the openers. At present, he is still associated with Kolkata Knight Riders and he is also the backbone of the team as he helped the team in reaching the finals in the last season as well.
Some other batsmen, who have performed amazing feats with their bats in IPL. The new season of IPL is being waited for the new records to be set and old ones to be broken.