T20 league-wise all-time best player
These players have performed consistently in these tournaments over the years.
Published - Apr 9, 2019 3:54 pm
Updated - Apr 9, 2019 3:54 pm
T20 cricket has revolutionized the way the game is being played and in the last decade almost every major cricketing nation has come up with their own league. T20 leagues have changed the economy of cricket and has opened many new markets for the game. The staggering television ratings, full packed grounds and rising endorsements have made the T20 leagues a major source of income for different boards around the world.
The rise and introduction of various T20 leagues have also given a lot of players a new lease of life. There are various players who couldn’t do much in international cricket but have made a name for themselves playing in T20 leagues. Every T20 league has its own hero and here is the list of all-time best player in various T20 leagues around the globe.
Suresh Raina (Indian Premier League)
Suresh Raina is referred fondly as “Mr IPL” and is unarguably a legend when it comes to the shortest format. He loves playing in the IPL and his outstanding record in the league is a testimony to that. He has been the backbone of Chennai Super Kings’ success in the tournament. He has scored in excess of 400 runs in almost every season. He can be described as the most trusted and reliable lieutenant of the Chennai team and has been the go-to man for MS Dhoni in difficult times.
The southpaw has amassed 5103 runs in 181 IPL matches and is currently second on the list of most runs scored in the league’s history. Famously nicknamed as “Chinna Thala” by the CSK fans, Suresh Raina has dominated in the IPL seasons after seasons and will undoubtedly go down as one of the greats in the history of the competition.