The Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018 has reached its knockout stages with Chennai Super Kings, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Kolkata Knight Riders and Rajasthan Royals making it to the playoffs.
The whole tournament was a mix of experienced players showing their caliber and as before, youngsters getting an opportunity and platform to showcase their skills and capabilities. Many other Indian domestic stalwarts, who have been doing well for their teams, got a chance to play with international cricketers and show their mettle.
As the IPL motto says, it provides a good way for youngsters to come out and show what they have against the best of national and international talents. This gives the Indian selectors options to pick for the upcoming series.
Here, we look at five such young performers of IPL 2018 who deserve opportunities with Team India
(All the stats updated till May 22, 2018)