The most significant feature of IPL is that it does not count the number of Indian players who have played international cricket and give as much weightage to domestic cricket. Since its inception, many of the unknown names have given defining performances in the extravaganza, which is one of the prime reasons behind its success.
With lesser-known names showing the skill, bravado, temperament and grit to thrive in challenging situations, it gives confidence to the other youngsters too. As a result, the level of competition keeps on increasing every year. The IPL 2020 has witnessed some faces putting on memorable performances, giving the viewers certain life lessons.
With the IPL 2020 coming to a close, we take a look at best uncapped XI from the same:
Ruturaj Gaikwad was part of the Chennai Super Kings’ set-up and bloomed in the second half of the tournament when he began opening the innings. Ruturaj Gaikwad played some picturesque strokes on his way to three successive half-centuries in the last three matches of their campaign, earning him man of the match award thrice. In an otherwise stale season for the yellow army, he provided hope for a bright future.