IPL 2024: 5 New Zealand Players Who Will Be On Radar Of Each IPL Team

Published - 23 Nov 2023, 05:48 PM | Updated - 27 Nov 2023, 03:13 PM

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The IPL 2024 auction is set to take place next month. The mini-auction will take place on December 19 in Dubai. All the IPL teams are currently developing their retention lists. BCCI has set the deadline for November 26 to finalize the lists.

There is no doubt that New Zealand came up with another awesome show during the ICC World Cup 2023.  They reached the semi-finals where they lost to India. However, there were some Kiwi players who showcased fabulous performances during the tournament. They will attract a lot of limelight during the IPL 2024 auction. Here we take a glance at 5 New Zealand players who will be on the radar of each IPL team.

IPL 2024: 5 New Zealand Players Who Will Be On Radar Of Each IPL Team

5. Rachin Ravindra

Rachin Ravindra
Rachin Ravindra (Image Credit: Getty)

Rachin Ravindra is the first New Zealand player who will grab a lot of eyeballs during the IPL 2024 auction. Ravindra, who has not played any IPL season so far, gave an impeccable performance in ICC World Cup 2023.

The left-handed batsman slammed 3 centuries and 2 half-centuries during the tournament, finishing as the leading run-getter for the team with 578 runs in 10 games. He can also play as an opener as well as a one-down batter.

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4. Mitchell Santner

Mitchell santner
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Mitchell Santner was an outstanding spinner during the ICC World Cup 2023. The left-arm spinner grabbed 16 wickets in 10 games during the tournament. He also hunted a five-wicket haul in one match. Santner also has the ability to score runs with the bat. Santner also has a good record in IPL.

3. James Neesham

James Neesham
James Neesham (Image Credit: Twitter)

Who can forget James Neesham’s quickfire fifty against Australia in ICC World Cup 2023, where he almost chased down the 389-run target for the team. He played a blistering knock to astonish many fans.

Neesham, who can also bowl, is a hard-hitting batsman who is a perfect fit in the lower order. Hence, many teams will look to pick him during IPL 2024 auction.

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2. Daryl Mitchell

Daryl Mitchell
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Daryl Mitchell was a star performer against India during the ICC World Cup 2023. During the league stage and semi-final clash against India, he shattered a century. With 552 runs in 10 games, Mitchell ended as the 5th highest run-getter in the tournament.

The right-handed batsman has shown his expertise with the bat in Indian stadiums. He can be a reliable middle-order batsman for any team. Hence, many IPL teams will try to grab him into their squad.

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1. Matt Henry

Matt Henry
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Matt Henry was a standout bowler for New Zealand in ICC World Cup 2023. The right-arm pacer hunted 11 wickets in just 7 games in the tournament. He had an economy of 5.79. After getting injured, he had to leave the tournament midway.

His injury came as a big blow for New Zealand. However, he has impressed many IPL owners with his performance. During the IPL 2024 auction, Matt Henry will be a popular player to look out for.


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