The Vijay Hazare trophy, which is known as the Ranji One-Day Trophy is a domestic tournament where state teams participate.
This tournament is considered as one of the pillars of success for amature cricketers. It started in 2002.
For some IPL players it’s a golden opportunity to get some action before the IPL starts.
So, here’s a list of the top 10 IPL players who will be playing in the Vijay Hazre trophy starting from 20th February.
1. Suresh Raina
He will be playing for UP this year.
After a tough year, Raina is ready to put out his masterclass performances again.
He has been a consistent star player in IPL, playing for various teams, mostly CSK.
He was the first to score 5000 runs in the competition.
He is a true veteran of the game and it will be good to see him go bizarre in the field again.
2. Dinesh Karthik
He is the captain of Tamil Nadu team.
The Kolkata Knight Riders wicket keeper-batsman, and former captain, will be looking to regain his form after a bad IPL season.
He is a valuable asset for both KKR and Tamil Nadu.
He can be a game changer if in his prime.
3. Robin Uthappa
Robin Uthappa will be playing for Kerala.
He has played almost every season of Indian Premier League and performed well.
Lately, he has not been so clinical but he is still one of the best.
He will be looking to recover some thrust prior to the IPL match.
4. Shreyas Iyer
The main man for Mumbai ( Vijay Hazare Trophy) has been outstanding in the last season of IPL.
The Delhi Capitals Captain scored more than 500 runs in 17 matches, and had one of the best seasons.
He will be someone, the oppositions will look out for.
5. Krunal Pandya
Krunal Pandya is too a match-winner for both Baroda and Mumbai Indians like his brother Hardik Pandya.
He was outstanding in the last season for MI. He will be assigned the captaincy of his team, Baroda.
6. Ishan Kishan
He is one of the brightest prospects for India since he scored 516 runs in 14 matches in the last satisfying of IPL with a with an average run of 57.33.
The wicketkeeper-batsman will be looking to lead his team, Jharkhand to lift the trophy.
7. Nitish Rana
Nitish Rana is confident to get his place in the team but Delhi still has to announce the squad for the Vijay Hazare trophy yet.
After an average season with the Knight Riders, he will be looking to score some runs.
He is definitely a good batsman to look at.
The all rounder will be the vice captain of his state, Karnataka.
His record of 20 wickets in 24 games in the 2019 season is extraordinary.
After a ‘not so good’ 2020 campaign, he will be looking to regain his form.
9. Prithvi Shaw
He has a lot to prove through this edition of Vijay Hazre trophy.
After a dormant 2020 IPL, the vice captain of Mumbai( Vijay Hazre trophy) will be looking to score some runs in this tournament.
10. Sanju Samson
He will be playing for Kerala.
He is considered to be the brightest player in India.
He loves to play and his batting skills are outstanding.
This batsman scored 212 runs in just 129 balls against Goa last season.
He will be looking to continue his forms with his gloves on.