IPL 2021 is entertaining cricket fans with nail-biting and thrilling matches every day. Teams like Royal Challengers Bangalore have showcased a phenomenal performance with their unbeaten streak in the first 4 games. Chennai Super Kings and Delhi Capitals are other teams who have impressed with a good show, winning 3 matches out of 4 so far. On the other hand, Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kolkata Knight Riders team with a poor show in IPL 2021 so far.
Batsmen like Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul, and Rohit Sharma are the leading run-scorers in the tournament so far. In the bowling, Harshal Patel, Rahul Chahar, Chris Morris, and Deepak Chahar have grabbed the limelight. However, there are few players who haven’t got any opportunity to play in the tournament. Some of these players grabbed a big deal during IPL 2021 auction. Here we talk about 5 expensive buys of IPL 2021 who haven’t played a single match in IPL 2021 yet.
Top 5 Expensive Buys Of IPL 2021 Who Haven’t Played A Single Match In The Tournament Yet
5) Dawid Malan – 1.5 Crores
Dawid Malan was bought by Punjab Kings during IPL 2021 auction for Rs. 1.5 crores. The English cricketer has earned accolades at the international stage with his batting during the last year, which also made him the top-ranked T20I batsman. Punjab Kings went ahead to buy the left-handed batsman for Rs. 1 crore. However, Dawid Malan has not been inducted in the playing 11 in any match so far.
Punjab Kings have played 5 matches in the tournament so far but Malan is yet to arrive on the field. This is the debut IPL season for Dawid Malan and it looks like fans will have to wait for some more time to see the English cricketer donning the Punjab Kings’ jersey on the field.