It has been two years since a small boy from Jodhpur, Ravi Bishnoi made his name at the Under-19 world cup which was held in 2020 the leggy made his mark in the minds of many cricket experts who were impressed by his performance at the Under-19 world cup also few of them named him as ‘wizard’. IPL scouts had an eye on him since the early days before the whole cricketing world saw him at the Under-19 tournament in 2020.
At the auction for the IPL2020 season in December 2019, there was a bidding war between Mumbai Indians and Punjab kings which came to an end after Punjab kings brought the bidding price to Rs 2 crore for Bishnoi which had a base price of Rs 20lakh.
The year 2022 is going very good for the youngster as he is on the radar of the national selectors for the place in the Indian national team and also securing a move to the new IPL franchise which is from Lucknow at Rs 4 crore he was one of their picks in the draft of the franchise.
“it’s a proud moment for me, my coaches, and family as I am one of those few players among the world best picked by the franchise before the mega auction which will be held in February.”(Source TNN)
Bishnoi has taken 24 wickets with an economy of 6.96 in 23 IPL matches to date will surely be useful for the Lucknow franchise in their bowling department.