Two of these cricketers are counted among the fast bowlers, while one earned a lot of name from his fast bowling.
The 14th season of IPL will be played from 9 April to 30 May. (Pic Credit- IPL Website)
By the year 2020, the corona virus was lost. There was a lot of silence on the cricket field too. Although the world’s most popular T20 league IPL started once again, players from all over the world began to gather and the Indian Premier League was successfully organized in the UAE from September to November. With this, preparations for the 14th season of IPL to be held in the year 2021 had also started. The cricketers were auctioned in February and the three stars of Indian cricket, along with many other players, did not find any buyers. These three teammates of Team India again announced their retirement. Let’s know who are those three celebs.
In fact, the three Indian cricketers who went unsold in the auction for the 14th season of the Indian Premier League, included the all-rounder Yusuf Pathan, the fast bowler R.K. The names of Vinay Kumar and wicketkeeper batsman Naman Ojha are included. Among them, where the base price of Yusuf Pathan was Rs 1 crore, R.K. Vinay Kumar too had fixed his base price at one crore rupees. At the same time, the base price of Naman Ojha was fixed at Rs 50 lakhs. These three cricketers announced their retirement from international cricket in February and all three were also part of the India Legends in the Road Safety World Series.
IPL profile of Yusuf, Vinay and Naman Ojha
Yusuf Pathan announced his retirement from international cricket on 26 February this year, while R.K. Vinay Kumar also chose this day to say goodbye to cricket. At the same time, Naman Ojha said goodbye to international cricket on 15 February. Yusuf Pathan has played 57 ODIs and 22 T20 matches for India. At the same time Vinay Kumar participated in 1 Test, 31 ODIs and 9 T20 matches for Team India. Naman Ojha has also played one test, one ODI and two T20 matches for the Indian team.
As far as the performance of these players in the IPL is concerned, Yusuf Pathan has played a total of 179 matches in the Indian Premier League. In this, he has scored 3204 runs at an average of 29.12 and a strike rate of 142.97. These include 1 century and 13 half-centuries. Pathan has hit 262 fours and 158 sixes. At the same time Vinay Kumar played 105 matches in the IPL and took 105 wickets. During this, his best performance was 4 wickets for 40 runs. Apart from this, Naman Ojha played 113 matches in IPL and scored 1554 runs at an average of 20.72 and a strike rate of 118.35. 6 half-centuries were also included in this.
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