IPL 2023: The Indian Premier League has become the most elitist league across the globe and every cricketer from across the globe wants to be part of it. IPL is known to give the cricketers a platform to get noticed and make an impact in international cricket.
Without a doubt, this year as well, there will be a few names who will be making a huge impact in the tournament and will get noticed by the international media. The online bookies have good odds on teams with a great batting line-up for the upcoming tournament.
3 teams with the best opening pair in IPL 2023
In this article, we have covered the top 3 teams from the tournament who have the deadliest opening pair to start the game.
1) Shubman Gill & Kane Williamson – Gujarat Titans
Gujarat Titans witnessed a fairytale story during their debut season in the Indian Premier League. They not only finished the league matches by topping the IPL point table but also won the trophy by defeating Rajasthan Royals in the final game. The Titans did struggle with their opening pair in 2022 but this year, they have Kane Williamson, who can be partnered with Shubman Gill to open the game.
The duo can be deadly and recently, Kane Williamson has regained his old form back. Shubman Gill has already shown his strength in international cricket and will be in the spotlight in IPL 2023.
2) Prithvi Shaw & David Warner – Delhi Capitals
A good mix of young blood and an experienced player, Prithvi Shaw and David Warner will be opening for Delhi Capitals again. Prithvi Shaw recently made his comeback to the senior team after displaying a brilliant performance in domestic cricket.
David Warner is already one of the most feared batsmen in the world when it comes to the T20 format of the game. The duo did a great job in last year’s season of IPL and they are expected to repeat a similar performance in IPL 2023.
3) Rohit Sharma & Ishan Kishan – Mumbai Indians
Mumbai Indians had a very disappointing season in IPL 2022 where the team witnessed consecutive losses and finished in the last position in the point table. However, one positive thing which the franchise witnessed last year was the equation between Ishan Kishan and Indian skipper Rohit Sharma.
The duo are deadly and they are known for their contribution to Indian cricket. Ishan Kishan made headlines with his century in international cricket and Rohit Sharma regained his form which will be useful in IPL 2023.