The Indian T20 league has never been short of surprises. Over the years, almost every season has seen the rise of an unexpected name. Every edition has had plenty of silent assassins.
Despite not having any hype around them, some players go on to dominate a season. So who could be the dark horse in the upcoming edition of the Indian T20 league? Which are those players who could shockingly go on to do well? Today, we shall be taking a look at five unexpected names who could shine in the Indian T20 league 2022.
1) Shivam Dube:
Shivam Dube has had an inconsistent time in the toughest 20. Despite showing glimpses of his potential, he generally failed to live up to the hype. However, Chennai entrusted a lot of faith in him.
Thus, they purchased him for a huge amount during the mega auction. He’s at his best when he bats higher up the order. As Chennai will seemingly ask him to bat at four, he can have a good season this time around.
2) Dewald Brewis:
Dewald Brewis was nicknamed “Baby AB” for a reason. He have glimpses of his potential during the U19 World Cup 2022. He was seen scoring runs for fun and ended the tournament as the leading run scorer.
This prompted Mumbai to acquire his services. Considering his ability to play the 360° game, he could very well have a breakthrough year this time around. Besides, he himself would be rearing to make a mark.