IPL 2019 Teams Should Target To Pick Hazratullah Zazai:
IPL 2019 is trending now as days as the franchise started to trade players. 15th November 2018 is the last day to submit the list of players to retain and list of players to be released by the teams. In IPL 2019 auction players such as Shimron Hetmyer, Glenn Phillips, Oshane Thomas, Hazratullah Zazai etc expected to get high bids. Afghanistan is one of those countries who is producing world-class bowlers in recent times. Bowlers such as Mujeeb-Ur Rahman, Rashid Khan, and Mohammad Nabi created a wave in global cricket within no time. Afganistan team is struggling with the batsman, because of inconsistent performance. But Hazratullah Zazai has shown some lights with the bat in the short moment of time.
Hazratullah Zazai In The APL 2018:
At the age of 20, Hazatullah Zazai has shown his skills and temperament to score runs. He is a hard hitter of the ball he enjoys playing attacking shots and also has defensive skills. Zazai was among the leading run scorer in The APL 2018. Hazratullah Zazai scored 322 runs in the 10 matches with an average of 32.20 which includes 1 century and 1 half century to it. He also hit 6 sixes in an over. Zazai smashed 34 boundaries and 21 Sixes in The APL 2018. His strike rate through out the APL 2018 was 194. He played for Kabul Zwans in the APL 2018 under the captaincy of Rashid Khan.
IPL Teams Eyeing at Hazratullah Zazai:
Afganistan Players has shown their skills and performed at a high level in IPL. Rashid Khan and Mohammad Nabi play for SRH in the IPL and both are among an integral part of playing XI. While Mujeed-Ur-Rahman plays for KingsXI Punjab under the captaincy of R.ashwin and he is also the integral part of playing XI. Meanwhile when the world cricket became fond of Afgan Bowlers Hazratullah Zazai emerge as an explosive talent with the bat in middle to compete with his own teammates.
IPL Teams Who will be eyeing on Hazratullah Zazai are as follow:
Royal Challengers Bangalore: Royal Challengers Bangalore is famous for picking explosive batsman in their squad. In the last session RCB struggle with their Opening Combination. They tried Virat Kohli, Parthiv Patel, Quanton De Kock etc but all fail to give a strong start to the team and none of them were consistent.
RCB traded Mandeep Singh with the Aussie All-Rounder Marcus Stoinis with the KingsXI Punjab. RCB also sold Quanton DeKock to Mumbai Indians. Hazratullah would be the best choice for RCB for the opening slot. He will give Virat Kohli and AB Devilliers to play with freedom.
Chennai Super Kings: CSK tried with Ambati Rayudu and Shane Watson in opening slot both of them were successful and helped in winning the title to the team. Shane Watson is uncertain to play the IPL 2019 because of age and fitness. Watson required rest and IPL is a long event and one of the hectic tournament. Faf DuPlessis is an option for CSK for the opening slot but he might be available for a long time because of ICC World Cup 2019 in June at England. CSK will be Eyeing to purchase Hazratullah Zazai to make make a perfect combination.
Rajasthan Royals: Rajasthan Royals also struggled with the opening slot like RCB. RR tried Jos Butler, Ajinkya Rahane, Rahul Tripathy, Ben Stokes etc. In IPL 2019 Jos Butler and Ben Stokes will not be available for a long time because of the ICC World Cup in June at England. Hazratullah Zazai will be a good option for Rajasthan Royals.