Bangla Hunt Desk: 2020 IPL is starting from today. And there are several cricketers in the IPL this season who are playing in the IPL for the first time. This is the first time any franchise team has taken them to their team in the auction. However, despite playing in the IPL for the first time, they have already proved their talent in domestic cricket. Let's take a look at some of the five cricketers who are going to play in the IPL for the first time.
Jose Phillips: This Australian wicketkeeper batsman will be seen playing for Royal Challengers Bangalore in the IPL this time. Jose Philippe has already had a great performance in the Big Bash League. That is why Royal Challengers Bangalore have picked the Aussie cricketer for their team in exchange for Rs 20 lakh.
Ishan Porel: The 22-year-old Bengal fast bowler has been picked by Kings XI Punjab. Ishan Porel had a great performance in the 2018 U-19 World Cup. He is also one of the mainstays of the Bengal cricket team's bowling at the moment. This child of Bengal can go at a speed of 140 kmph continuously. That is why Kings XI Punjab has taken Ishan Porel in the team this time.
Tom Banton: The Kolkata Knight Riders have picked this devastating T20 specialist batsman for their team in the IPL auction this time. The young England batsman has already given a resounding performance in T20 cricket.
Rabi Bishnoi: This young Indian leg-spinner had a great performance in the 2019-20 U-19 World Cup. This time Kings XI Punjab has taken this young Indian leg-spinner in the team.
Jashree Jaiswal: This Indian batsman batted brilliantly in the 2019-20 U-19 World Cup. The Indian batsman scored a total of 400 runs at an average of 123. He was also Man of the Series at the World Cup. This time Rajasthan Royals have taken this young Indian batsman in their team.