IPL 2024: The Indian Premier League has been a centre of attraction for the fans and players because the entertainment value is so high and electrifying.
The competition and energy levels are also at peak during every edition of this cash-rich league tournament. The IPL franchises also keep a close eye on the star players as well.
So the franchises can buy those players. Shamar Joseph is a star bowler from the West Indies team. He single-handedly helped the Caribbean side to win a Test match in Australia.
The Windies won a red ball game in the Aussie nation after 27 long years. West Indies also drew the two-match series of the Test format to one all.
The visitors West Indies stunned the hosts, Australia after they won the last match of that series at the Gabba in Brisbane.
Shamar Joseph picked up 7 wickets in the second innings and Australia fell short by just 8 runs.
In this segment today, we will mention the three IPL sides who want to buy Shamar Joseph for the IPL 2024 season.
The team of Royal Challengers Bangalore is the one who hasn’t lifited an IPL title yet. Every season they promise to end their trophyless drought. But still, they haven’t been successful in doing it till now.
In the IPL 2024 edition, they are looking to buy Joseph to sort their issues in the backend overs. Shamar has the pace and accuracy to do the job in the final few overs and he can also be lethal with the new white cherry as well.
The winners of the IPL 2012 and 2014 season of the Indian Premier League will eye for their third trophy in the IPL 2024 season. Kolkata Knight Riders is a team that has players from the Caribbean side earlier as well.
Andre Russell and Sunil Narine are the mainstay players of the Purple Army. Adding Shamar will be another boost for them.
Joseph can swing the ball both ways and the pitch of Eden Gardens will suit his style of bowling.
Another team who hasn’t lifted an IPL trophy even after they reached their maiden and only final in the 2020 season of the Indian Premier League.
Last year, Delhi Capitals had a struggling season and they will hope to make things right in this upcoming edition of IPL 2024. Rishabh Pant will be back as their skipper this season after a long break in 2023.
Shamar Joesph can provide the variety which is needed by the Capitals and he will bowl with Anrich Nortje in the first six and final four overs of a T20 innings, which will be a lethal bowling pair and the opposition teams will be under fear.
The Windies pacer, Joseph can also use the pace and bounce of the wicket of Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi, which is the home ground for DC.
Another quality that this Caribbean player has is that he can bat well which could make a difference in the end.