IPL is about to starts enthusiasm in the fans is high since new auction has taken place which has created more interest in fans for which team players will be playing.An opener is most important players as they have to provide a good start to there team so that they can put defending total on the board but all batsman can’t open the inning rather a player with good temperament and ability to play swing ball are the one who should open the innings.The opener should have the ability to utilize the powerplay benefits and maintain a good run rate.
Here we have created a list of expected openers of each team
Chennai Super Kings: Murali Vijay and Shane Watson. Composed Vijay and Aggressive Watson would give CSK it’s perfect openers.
Sunrisers Hyderabad: No surprises here. Dhawan and Warner will be the openers for SRH, David Warner being the aggressor. They do have good understanding between them, making them the best openers ever in the history of the IPL.
Delhi Daredevils: Gautam Gambhir joining the new side isn’t going to change his batting position. Most probable opener along him would be Jason Roy, Roy has the ability to hit long and hit from the word go.
Kolkatta Knight Riders: Most subtle openers if Chris Lynn goodbye’s his injury. Utthappa and Chris Lynn, both equally destructive. These both have the ability to rake in some quick runs up the order.
Rajasthan Royals: D’Arcy Short and IPL sensation Rahul Tripathi. Young, brave and talented pair. Both of them have the ability to score big and quick. Exciting talent.
Royal Challengers Bangalore: Manan Vohra has proved his capabilities opening for KXIP all these years. Time for him to up his ante further with his new partner, hardest hitter of the ball, Brendon Mccullum.
Kings XI Punjab: KL Rahul and Christopher Henry Gayle. Gayle has been in a decent touch recently with KL struggling to make his routes in the national team. Both equally hungry to make it big in IPL 2018. Probable openers for Zinta’s team.