The IPL Mega auction can prove to be a blessing for the players who couldn’t make it to the retention list. A lot of players will be raising their salaries at the mega auction. The Vijay Hazare Trophy is a great tournament for the non-retained players to prove their worth. Shivam Mavi, Mayank Markande, Yuzvendra Chahal, Rahul Tripathi and Chirag Khurana had impeccable performances in the Vijay Hazare tournament.
Top 5 players who can raise their stake in the Mega Auction after an impressive performance in Vijay Hazare Trophy
Chahal was released by the RCB franchise and thus he will be a part of the Mega Auction. He will definitely raise his IPL salary since he took the most wickets in IPL 2021 along with Rashid Khan – 18 wickets. The franchise had bought the cricketer with 6 crores in 2018. he played 114 IPL matches and had an impressive performance, taking 139 wickets with an economy rate of 7.59. He took 9 wickets in 3 matches for Haryana in Vijay Hazare Trophy and is definitely going to have a high mid in the mega auction.
KKR pacer Shivam Mahi proved his worth once again before the mega auction with Vijay Hazare Trophy. He is the highest wicket-taker in the tournament after just 3 games. In 26 games he took 25 wickets which is a huge number. He was bought with 3 crores in 2018 by KKR but with his performance, his salary will definitely be hiked!
Mayank Markande played for Rajasthan Royals (RR). Though he didn’t get enough opportunities in the last two seasons, his performance got highlighted in the Vijay Hazare trophy. He took 9 wickets in 3 matches. Earlier in his IPL debut, he had taken 15 wickets in the whole season. He was bought for Rs. 2 crores but definitely he will be getting an appraisal.
KKR batsman Rahul Tripathy had a good season in IPL last season. His form was spectacular in Vijay Hazare Trophy where in scored more the 178 runs combining 3 matches. He hit a couple of half-centuries and in the last IPL, he had scored 397 runs. He was picked for Rs. 60 lakhs in IPL 2020 and will be definitely raising his price.
The Meghalaya batter Chirag Khurana is giving out spectacular performances in the Vijay Hazare Trophy. He is the second-highest run-getter after Ruturaj Gaikwad scoring 267 runs with a few centuries and one fifty. he also had an impressive performance in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. Many franchises will be eyeing him for sure.