IPL 2022 is starting from 26 March. The first match will be played between Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders. It is being seen for the first time that three strong players are not playing in the IPL. Fans are going to miss these players in IPL 2022. These players change the map of the match in a few balls.
AB de Villiers has scored a lot of runs while playing for RCB. De Villiers is a very good player, when he is in his rhythm, he can tear down any bowling order. De Villiers has announced his retirement only last year. In such a situation, for the first time he will not be seen playing in the IPL. De Villiers has scored 5162 runs in 184 matches of IPL. He scored three centuries and 40 fifties during an illustrious career. The RCB team has made him their mentor.
IPL is played in India most of the time. The pitches here are always helpful to the spinners. IPL Amit Mishra has presented a very spectacular bowling view. The highest wicket-taker among Indians in IPL, veteran leg-spinner Amit Mishra has taken 166 wickets in 154 matches at an average of 23.97 and an economy rate of 7.35. Only Malinga and Dwayne Bravo have taken more wickets than him in the history of IPL. Mishra did not find any buyer in the IPL Mega Auction. Thats why he too will not be seen playing in IPL this time.
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Piyush Chawla has not found any buyer in IPL Mega Auction. Chawla was running in excellent form, but still he was not bought by any team in the mega auction. He has taken 157 wickets in 165 matches at an average of 27.39 and an economy rate of 7.88. Piyush was a part of Punjab Kings from 2008 to 2013, but after that, he represented King Khans team Kolkata Knight Riders from 2014 to 2019.