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5 Uncapped Indian Players who can win the Orange Cap in IPL 2020

Top 5 Uncapped Indian Players who are strong contenders of Orange Cap in IPL 2020

The IPL (Indian Premier League) is one of the most talked about and immensely popular cricketing extravaganzas in the country. The 13th season of the IPL will once again take place in India from the 29th of March, 2020. This season will be an interesting one, particularly since there will be a potent combination of youth and experience. Some of India’s future stars and hopes will be sharing this exciting platform with some of the biggest global cricketing stars at present.

There is a large possibility that an uncapped Indian batsman may win the Orange Cap in IPL 2020, displacing the likes of David Warner, Rohit Sharma and Kane Williamson from the top, amongst other formidable batsmen.

Top 5 Uncapped Indian Players who are Strong Contenders of Orange Cap

  • Suryakumar Yadav (Mumbai Indians)

Massively experienced and one of the top performers of IPL, Suryakumar Yadav from Mumbai Indians (MI) is one of the very first names to be in the reckoning. Considering his performances in the first-class cricketing circuit and knowing his stats in previous IPL matches, it can be safe to say that Yadav has the potential to win the Orange Cap in IPL 2020. In fact, in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy domestic T20 tournament, he piled up 392 runs with an average of 56. This middle-order batsman can anchor the innings beautifully or double up as a power-hitter whenever required by his team.

  • Yashasvi Jaiswal (Rajasthan Royals)

Here is another prodigy who also comes from Mumbai and has all the talent needed to single-handedly win matches for his teams. Yashasvi Jaiswal is already being touted as the next big thing and is proudly representing India at the Under-19 World Cup as well. He is in good form and along with his batting, Jaiswal is a good fielder as well. This will come in handy for his IPL franchise, the Rajasthan Royals, this year. He could certainly be in the reckoning for the Orange Cup this season if he maintains his consistent form throughout the tournament.

  • Nitish Rana (Kolkata Knight Riders)

One of the top batsmen for KKR (Kolkata Knight Riders), Nitish Rana is one of the biggest contenders for the Orange Cap in 2020. Rana used to play for the Mumbai Indians (MI) and he has performed well overall for both his franchises with 2,110 runs in total and a strike rate of 135. Rana is a composed batsman with 14 centuries already in his flourishing career. He can accumulate runs by the dozens in the tournament.

  • Priyam Garg (Sunrisers Hyderabad)

A lot of people believe that dynamite comes in small packages and the same can be said for Priyam Garg. This young lad is the captain of the Under-19 cricket team at the World Cup and will play for SRH (Sunrisers Hyderabad) in IPL 2020. Garg has a batting average of 66 with 867 runs in 12 matches in domestic cricket. He may be the toast of the upcoming IPL season since he is known to be a serious run-getter.

  • Devdutt Padikkal (Royal Challengers Bangalore)

When it comes to talented youngsters in Indian cricket, you simply cannot miss this name. Devdutt Padikkal is one of the hidden gems in Indian cricket that has the ability to win big matches with his composed and elegant batting. He has 580 runs in his career for India A with an average of 64.66. This player will be taking the field for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and may just be a strong contender for the Orange Cup is he continues scoring runs consistently.

These are the top 5 uncapped players from India who stand a chance to bag the Orange Cap in IPL 2020.

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