CPL 2021: From Faf du Plessis to Andre Russell, 5 IPL players in dazzling form ahead of IPL 2021 Phase 2 in UAE – The Caribbean Premier League 2021 (CPL 2021) is coming to its business end. The IPL franchises are keeping a close eye on their players featuring the CPL as the league ends on September 15th and the IPL begins on September 19th. Player like Faf du Plessis who captains St Lucia Kings in CPL and are a vital clog in Chennai Super Kings batting lineup is in blistering form ahead of IPL 2021 phase 2. Andre Russell blasted many records in the CPL as he smashed the fastest fifty in the history of CPL. This came as welcome news for Kolkata Knight Riders.
We at Insidesports will take you through top IPL players who are in top-notch form in CPL
Faf du Plessis
Faf Du plessis in CPL
0(1), 10(15), 14 (24), 2(3), 100*(51) 🔥
After 4 Failures, He Comebacks Strongly Like A Lion !🔥❤️ pic.twitter.com/NwBuBqsEMS
— Bhavya Dhoni Fan😉 (@Bhavya_MSDian) September 4, 2021
Chennai Super Kings opening batsman Faf du Plessis, who captains St Lucia Kings in CPL is in top-notch form ahead of the second phase of the IPL 2021. Faf has scored 168 runs in six games at an average of 33.60 and an explosive strike rate of 142.37. He also scored a century in the CPL this year. He has smashed 15 fours and 7 sixes in this CPL.
Fastest Fifty in #CPL history:-
— Arpan Singh (@_cric_holic7) August 29, 2021
Kolkata Knight Riders’ explosive batsman Andre Russel plays for Jamaica Tallawahs in the CPL. He is in sublime form with the willow as he smashed a record-breaking fifty in just 14 balls. He has smashed a fifty and has more sixes (9) than fours (5) in the ongoing edition of the tournament. The right-hand batsman has scored 81 runs in five games so far with a strike rate of 270.00. He bats down the order thus he remains not out most of the time and finish the game for his side. He has an average of 40.50 in this CPL. He has got an amazing strike rate before heading into the IPL.
Delhi Capitals batsman, Hetmyer is in hot form in the ongoing edition of CPL where he is playing for Guyana Amazon Warriors. In just five innings he has smashed 146 runs and returned with an average of 29.20. He has smashed two half-centuries as of now and was the first to strike a fifty in CPL 2021. Delhi Capitals who are ranked 2nd in the points table will want Hetmyer to continue his performance in IPL 2021 phase 2.
CPL 2021: Chennai Super Kings allrounder in IPL, DJ Bravo has picked up form in the ongoing edition of CPL. During his stint with St Kitts and Nevis Patriots, he has smashed 78 runs in his three innings. He has returned not out on both occasions and played a bizarre knock of 47 off 35. With the ball, he needs to pull up socks as he has taken just one wicket in the three innings and has returned with an unimpressive economy of 10.22. Chennai Super Kings will expect DJ Bravo the batsman to put his best foot forward in the upcoming IPL season in UAE.
Kolkata Knight Riders player in IPL, Narine who represents Trinbago Knight Riders in the Caribbean League. He has scored 74 runs in five innings with 94.87. Sunil Narine was struggling with the form in IPL 2021 phase 1 where he could only score 10 runs and took only 3 wickets.