10 Most Dangerous Batsman In IPL As A Player

With more than 411 million viewers watching live every year, IPL(Indian Premier League) is a very popular tournament in the world and has the most dangerous batsman and bowlers from around the world because of the rise in IPL market value every year, its brand value is $6.7 billion (Rs 475 billion) as of now.

What Happens In IPL?

The Indian Premier League (IPL) is a Twenty20 tournament established in 2008 by the BCCI

IPL is a 20 over matches league, meaning that each team plays 20 over on both sides. There are a total of 8 teams competing in this tournament each year, representing eight cities in India.

In IPL, each team’s players are chosenn in the IPL Auction. Each player is offered by owners of different teams.

Only four overseas players has the permission to play a game in any IPL match, out of 11. The remaining players should be from the Indian Continent.

Most Dangerous Batsman In IPL

Let us check out what makes IPL so exciting and expensive that even international fans hold their breath to watch the most dangerous batsman and bowlers play together.

List Of 10 Most Dangerous Batsman In IPL

1Virat Kohli

The dangerous captain of the Indian Cricket Team, popularly known as the Run Machine, the skill, and appetite of Virat Kohli to score daddy hundreds in the IPL as a batsman, has taken the world of cricket by storm.

Ranked No.1 in ODIs, No.2 in Test cricket, and No.3 in T20Is is a testimony of how the stylist top-order batsman has evolved over the years.

He’s a cricketer of the modern era who expresses his mind on the field. Kohli was with the RCB squad in 2008 and began leading the side in 2013. He remained atop the leading list of run-scorers in 2016. Wearing the Orange Cap at the end of the ninth edition of the league.

He is the highest-paid cricketer in the IPL also the first to be retained ahead of the IPL 2018 Player Auction, and will continue to lead.

2Suresh Raina

He’s a former Indian international cricketer. Often known as one of the most dangerous fielders in the world of cricket and IPL, an aggressive left-handed middle-order batsman and an occasional off-spin bowler. In all forms of domestic cricket, he plays for Uttar Pradesh.

He was the Indian Premier League captain of the Gujarat Lions and is the former vice-captain of the Chennai Super Kings.

He has captained the Indian cricket team as well and is the second-youngest player to captain India ever. In all three formats of international cricket. Also, he is the first Indian batsman to hit a century.

On 15 August 2020, Raina announced his retirement from all international cricket formats. He will continue to play in the IPL for CSK but withdrew due to personal reasons for the IPL 2020.

3Rohit Sharma

He has etched his name with four trophies as a player. Also, is the most by any batsman in the competition as a dangerous and successful captain in the IPL.

Sharma is high on confidence, the most important cog in the wheel of Mumbai Indians. He begins the season on the back of the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award.

The player, a prolific run-getter, is one of the world’s most naturally amazing batsman. There are few who can equal his striking skill when it comes to the shorter format.

However, since 2011, Rohit has been an integral part of the batting line-up of the Mumbai Indians. A few games into the 2013 season, he took over the team’s captaincy and led MI to their maiden IPL championship. 

4David Warner

David Andrew Warner is an Australian international cricketer and a former captain of the Australian national team.

Warner hit his first domestic One Day century for New South Wales with a score of 165 against Tasmania at Hurstville Oval in Sydney. Also, this knock brought him a Blues player’s record of the highest one-day score.

Warner has been one of the best batsmen. He represented the Hyderabad Sunrisers in the IPL, and played a dangerous role as a batsman at the top of the order.

He holds the records in the IPL for the most runs by an overseas player (4706), most half-centuries (44), and a captain (126) for the second-highest individual score. Three times, more than any other player, he has won the Orange Cap.

Warner has been captain of the Hyderabad Sunrisers since 27 February 2020. Warner became the first batsman in IPL history to complete 50 fifty-plus scores on 8 October.

5Shikhar Dhawan

Shikhar Dhawan is an international Indian cricketer. He plays for Delhi in domestic cricket and in the IPL as a left-handed opening batsman and an occasionally dangerous right-arm off-break bowler. He played for the Indian Under-17 and Under-19 teams before making his first-class debut for Delhi in November 2004.

In the Indian Premier League, he played for the Delhi Daredevils and made 4 half-centuries. He was also the Delhi Daredevils team’s third-highest scorer.

He appeared in the second and third seasons of the IPL for the Mumbai Indians. Also, Dhawan played for the Deccan Chargers for $300,000 for the fourth season.

Dhawan scored 497 runs in the 2018 Indian Premier League. His side finished runners-up after losing in the final to Chennai Super Kings. He was traded for the 2019 season to the Delhi Capitals. Also, he was on the list of the Cricinfo IPL XI for his performances in the 2019 IPL

6AB De Villiers

AB de Villiers, also known as the 360-degree batsman in the IPL, has a dangerous hard-hitting ability, more than a respectable wicket-keeper. An athletic fielder who can put an acrobat to shame on the IPL field. The second player to be retained before the IPL 2018 Player Auction.

He was a finisher par excellence. Hitting a sublime hundred in 2015 in Mumbai and another in 2016 against Gujarat Lions in Bengaluru. AB has posted five 100 + RCB partnerships and two 200 + partnerships with Virat Kohli. In 2016, he recorded 687 runs, placing third on the run list.

In the IPL (Indian Premier League), AB de Villiers has become the most successfully dangerous batsman. After originally playing for Delhi Daredevils, in the fourth season of the league, he moved to Royal Challengers Bangalore for US$ 1.5 million.

In the IPL, three of his four Twenty20 centuries have arrived, and he played in more than 150 matches in the league as of June 2019.

7MS Dhoni

A dangerous batting powerhouse in the IPL, MS Dhoni has the potential on his own to destroy numerous bowling attacks as a batsman.

A deadly combination on the cricketing field as a player and the glistening silverware in the trophy cabinets at CSK is a testament to his exceptional leadership ability in the IPL. The calmness and maturity in his temperament along with a sharp cricketing brain.

During the first eight editions of the league, he was the face of Chennai Super Kings. Leading them to two titles (2010 & 2011) and four runner-up finishes. In the 9th edition of the league, he became the first player to be drafted by the Rising Pune Supergiant. And, ahead of the IPL Player Auction 2018, he was once again the first player to be retained by CSK.

Under the leadership of MS Dhoni, the 2019 edition of the league saw CSK reach the final of the tournament.

Although MS Dhoni has hung up his boots on a 16-year illustrious career for Team India as a player. In the 2020 edition of the league, he will most likely be seen wearing the CSK colors in the IPL.

8Chris Gayle

‘Universe Boss’ Chris Gayle is the masses’ darling. There is no better entertainer, both on and off the stage, than Gayle. He made a move to Kings XI Punjab in 2018 after conquering the Bangalore crowds for RCB and made an immediate impact with a century against Sunrisers Hyderabad.

In 2019, a dangerous season where on the verge of getting his 7th IPL century as a player but on 99 he was an unbeaten batsman. He hit 4 half-centuries and scored 490 runs in total from the 319 balls he faced. Could this be his last IPL season? Yeah, perhaps, but he’s sure to call the UAE a “Gaylestorm.”

9Robin Uthappa

The most consistent and established match-winner and a batsman who has scored 4411 runs, was bought by Rajasthan Royals for dangerous INR 3 cr during the Auction ahead of IPL 2020. In the title-winning efforts in 2012 and 2014.

Uthappa is one of KKR’s star-turns with aggregate run tallies of 405 and 660 runs in the respective editions. A career strike rate of 130.50 and a dogged style at the top of the order. So, he is sure to give headaches to most opposition attacks in the upcoming season of the IPL.

Before being released prior to the 2020 IPL auction, he was part of the Knight Riders team. He joined Rajasthan Royals for ~3 crores (US$ 420,000) for the 2020 IPL session and is likely to be with them.

10Gautam Gambhir

In the first auction in IPL, the batsman was with the Delhi Daredevils franchise for a price of dangerous US$ 725,000 a year. With 534 runs from 14 matches, he became the second-highest run-scorer of the inaugural season. His name was in the list of Cricinfo IPL XI for his performances in 2008.

In the 2016 and 2017 seasons of IPL, the batsman led Kolkata Knight Riders to the dangerous playoffs and was the top run-scorer as well. His name was in the list of Cricinfo and Cricbuzz IPL XI for his results in the 2017 IPL season.

He was with the Delhi Daredevils for ~ 2.8 crores on 27 Jan 2018, in the 2018 IPL Auction, and was named as the captain.

Later revealed that Gambhir had asked the team not to retain him because he wanted to finish where he began his IPL career.

What Makes A Player The Most Dangerous As A Batsman In IPL?

In all walks of life, whether you are an athlete, academic, or air-traffic controller, part mentality, part natural skill, and part hard work, living your life like a champion is possible.

You will find the correct form of the championship with a little work, define success for yourself, learn how to be a successful winner, and be someone who holds himself like a real champion.

Similarly, IPL has always shown the world that they do not let the league quality down and has always offered the best players and batsman playing on the ground with their dangerous endurance and excellence in the field of cricket.

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