India’s limited over’s domestic competition, Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021-22 is currently underway. Players such as Ruturaj Gaikwad, Rinku Singh, and Venkatesh Iyer are making headlines with awe-inspiring performances. T-20 domestic tournament. i.e., Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy concluded in November last month. Tournaments like these are great opportunities for the young Indian players to come into the reckoning.
Besides, the Indian Premier League has become the biggest platform for young Indian players to come into the limelight. Performances in this tournament help them get into the Indian National Cricket Team.
The year 2021 saw several impressing performances from the young Indian players. They have consistently performed well in different tournaments. To shed further light on that, we have compiled the best XI of the emerging Indian players in 2021.
Best XI Of Emerging Indian Players In 2021
No other cricketer in the list has impressed this year more than Ruturaj Gaikwad. He has been in scintillating form with the bat. Gaikwad is wreaking havoc in the ongoing Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021-22. In the first five matches, he managed to hit four centuries. He has 603 runs in 5 games at a staggering average of 150.75.
Gaikwad was one of the biggest reasons behind CSK’s success in IPL this year. He gave exceptional starts with the bat alongside Faf du Plessis. His ability to convert the starts into big scores makes him the one for the further. He finished the tournament as the highest run-scorer, aggregating 635 runs in 16 matches at 45.36.