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IPL 2022: Five budget pick batsmen who outshone their more expensive peers

Here's a list of the top five batters in Indian Premier League 2022 who outperformed their higher-priced peers. The list includes Tilak Varma and Rajat Patidar but there are surprises too

Tilak Varma, Mumbai Indians
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N Tilak Varma of Mumbai Indians in IPL 2022 (Photo: PTI)

Abhishek Singh New Delhi
The Indian Premier League 2022 managed to put the focus back on cricket, even though TV viewership fell, and the entire league phase was played in only two cities and four stadiums. More importantly, it once again became a platform for the young and old, who were picked at low price value at the auctions to display their talent in the richest cricket league in the world and force the world to take notice. 

Thus, in a way, it was a year when small budget players proved to be effective, performing over and above their price value. 

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First Published: May 31 2022 | 4:58 PM IST

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