Indian Premier League is one of the most entertaining franchises in T20 leagues around the world. IPL started in 2008 with its first season and has so far witnessed 13 complete editions. The 14th edition of the tournament, IPL 2021, has observed its first half and its second half will be played in September-October later this year.
IPL has set the stage for many players to attract fame and accolades from cricket fans around the world. With their spectacular batting and bowling show, many players have bagged immense success in the Indian Premier League.
Some players have emerged so valuable that their franchises have retained them over the years, making them the poster boys of the franchises. Here we talk a glance at 7 active players in IPL who have spent 10 or more years at a single franchise.
7 Currently Active Players In The IPL Who Have Spent 10 Or More Years At A Single Franchise
Sunil Narine- Kolkata Knight Riders
Sunil Narine has been always associated with Kolkata Knight Riders in the Indian Premier League. The right-arm spinner was picked by Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL 2012, and the franchise has retained him over the years. Hence, the West Indies player has played 10 seasons for KKR so far.
The off-spinner accounts for 130 wickets in 124 matches at an average of 25.06. His X-factor is his economic bowling, as he owns an economy rate of just 6.78 in the Indian Premier League so far.