The most awaited event of every year, Vivo IPL, brings a lot of young, talented, and aspiring cricketers to the limelight. Over the years, the tournament has produced many world-class players, and they have only gone ahead to make it even bigger on international platform. This Year IPL auction also saw the uprising of some young names again, who will hope to do justice to their price tag.
This fast pacer from Uttar Pradesh was bagged by Kolkata Knight Riders for a whooping price of Rs 3 crores. Following the footsteps of Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Shivam is prominently known for his commendable pacing bowling. He was one of the highlights in the Under-19 World Cup and would look forward to make the most of the opportunity.
It came as no surprise to the bidders as well the viewers when Shaw was tagged as one of the most expensive players in IPL auction 2018. With so much of talent and potential at such a young age, getting him for Rs 1.2 crore actually seems a bargain for Delhi Daredevils. They will hope he brings the balance to the team and help them fight for the title.
Seeing the India U-19 vice-captain in the shades of purple and gold jersey will be exciting after he was snapped by KKR for 1.80 crore. This Punjab batsmen was one of the leading run-getters for India in the U-19 World Cup—which explains the price tag he carries. He is an interesting addition to the squad, and he will look forward to capitalize on his current form.
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