The 29 matches of the league stage took place in April and May during the first round of IPL 2021. Three venues in the UAE will host the remaining 31 games of the season. The IPL 2021 play-offs will be held in Dubai and Sharjah, after which the winners of the tournament and the annual individual awards will be announced.
Tata Safari, the highest batting player in IPL 2021, will be taken home.
One of the most attractive individual prizes in the IPL is the Tata Safari car. Last year, Mumbai Indians all-rounder Kieron Pollard won. Ultra car. After the end of the season with the best batting strike rate.
On this note, here are the top five candidates who can win the Tata Safari this time.
# 1 Kieron Pollard, Mumbai Indians.
Last year’s winner, Caron Pollard, will be one of the first contenders to win the award this year. Pollard played seven innings in the first phase of IPL 2021, scoring 168 runs at a strike rate of 171.42.
He is currently second on the best batting strike rate leader board. It will be interesting to see if the big hitters of West Indies can add Tata Safari to their car collection.
# 2 Ambati Rayudu, Chennai Super Kings.
Chennai Super Kings middle-order batsman Ambati Rayudu is leading the race to win the Tata Safari this year. He is the only batsman in IPL 2021 with a strike rate of 200.
Rayudu was in excellent form during the first phase of IPL 2021, scoring 136 off just 68 balls. If he can continue to destroy the opposition’s bowling attack, he can maintain his top position and win the Tata Safari.
# 3 Prithvi Shaw, Delhi Capitals.
Prithvi Shaw is another candidate for Tata Safari. The right-handed batsman has been in great form this year. He dominated the bowlers in the domestic circuit and continued his form in the IPL. Later, Shaw also scored fast runs in international matches against Sri Lanka.
So far in IPL 2021, Shaw has scored 308 off 185 balls and has given a great start to the Delhi Capitals in the first phase.
# 4 AB de Villiers, Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Although it has been more than three years since his retirement from international cricket, AB de Villiers He is still one of the most devastating batsmen in the world. The right-handed batsman has been the cornerstone of the Royal Challengers Bangalore team.
AB de Villiers is known for his great hitting skills. So far this year in the IPL, he has scored 207 runs at an average of 51.75 and an impressive strike rate of 164.28. To win the Tata Safari, de Villiers will have to bring the strike rate closer to 200.
# 5 Andre Russell.
Andre Russell has not been performing at his best in the last few IPL matches, but the Caribbean all-rounder can make up for his disappointing performance in the second round of IPL 2021 with an extraordinary dismissal with the bat.
The Kolkata Knight Riders star is currently ranked eighth on the leader board with a strike rate of 155.23. But almost every cricket fan knows that Russell can take Tata Safari home with his best performance in just three or four innings.