While we witnessed run fests last season, the bowlers too had their say, with pacers dominating the top four spots of the bowling charts. DC’s Kagiso Rabada (30 wickets) walked away with the Purple Cap after a tough competition with Jasprit Bumrah (27) and Trent Boult (25). Here are the top 10 bowlers you should look out for in IPL 2021.
For the best-performing team not to win a trophy in the last eight years, any and all lessons are loaded with value.
India vs England: Indian selectors should consider Prasidh Krishna for Test cricket as well, says Sunil Gavaskar
Prasidh Krishna made a sensational debut in international career when he claimed four wickets in the first ODI against England.
In both ODIs, Prasidh got wickets in his second spell with semi-new ball (as two new balls are used) and got a bit of stick from England batsmen during his opening overs.
Jonny Bairstow, Ben Stokes run riot as England level series with six-wicket win over India in second ODI
Catch the best moments from England's series-levelling win over India in the second ODI at Pune.
India vs England: Jonny Bairstow, Ben Stokes’ blitzkrieg helps visitors level ODI series with six-wicket win
Ben Stokes (99 off 62) played a breathtaking knock and missed out on a deserving hundred after a blazing 165-run stand with Jonny Bairstow, who struck a brilliant ton (124 off 112 balls).
India vs England: First thing I picked up from Glenn McGrath was to stay calm and composed, says Prasidh Krishna
The Karnataka pacer made a record-breaking start to his international career, picking four wickets on ODI debut, as India defeated England by 66 runs to go one up in the three-match series.
Prasidh Krishna, who had made a name for himself with his performances in the Indian Premier League (IPL) for Kolkata Knight Riders, took four wickets on his ODI debut against England.
Prasidh Krishna took up the game at the age of 11 and enjoyed stints in Australia with the legendary Thomson, the pace icon that many bowlers have grown up wanting to emulate.
Thoughts and takeaways from the opening game of the three-match series in Pune, which will mark the conclusion of England’s tour of India.
India vs England: After impressive debut, Prasidh Krishna wants to be the partnership breaker for Team India
With figures of 4/54 in 8.1 overs in the 66-run win over England in the opening ODI, Prasidh Krishna became the first Indian bowler to take four (or more) wickets on ODI debut.
Check out photos from the first ODI between India and England which was held in Pune.
India vs England: Debutants Prasidh Krishna, Krunal Pandya shine as hosts take 1-0 lead in ODI series with 66-run win
Chasing a steep 317-run target for victory, England folded for 251 in 42.1 overs despite making a dazzling start.
India vs England: Focus on struggling Shikhar Dhawan as hosts aim to make clean sweep across formats
The series is particularly important for the 35-year-old Dhawan, who failed to make an impact in the first T20 in Ahmedabad before warming the benches the remaining two games which India won.
India vs England: Virat Kohli opened to fit in likes of Suryakumar Yadav, says current system 'not guaranteed' to continue
The move to open with Rohit Sharma worked wonders as the star duo played match-winning knocks to seal the five-match series against England. Kohli made the decision to ensure that Suryakumar plays at his preferred number three spot.
Suryakumar Yadav and Prasidh Krishna receive maiden call-ups to India's ODI squad.
Vijay Hazare Trophy: S Sreesanth's five-for helps Kerala beat UP; R Samarth slams 158 as Karnataka thrash Bihar
Hosts Gujarat recorded their second successive win in the Vijay Hazare Trophy, beating Goa by eight wickets in an Elite Group A game, on Monday.
IPL 2020: KXIP succumb to heart-breaking defeat at the hands of KKR; Chris Morris shines in RCB's win over CSK
Check out photos from Saturday's IPL 2020 double-header, as KKR and RCB registered wins over KXIP and CSK respectively.
IPL 2020: Road ahead may be full of obstacles but we will give it all, says KKR captain Dinesh Karthik
KKR will miss the crowd support they get at Eden Gardens but Karthik believes that every player will keep the iconic venue in his heart while playing in the UAE.
Ranji Trophy 2019-20: Against super consistent Karnataka, Bengal face uphill task to make first final in 13 years
Eight-time winners Karnataka have remained consistent and are appearing in their third semifinals on the trot