Former West Indies pacer Ian Bishop has assigned Mumbai Indians allrounder Kieron Pollard as the captain of his fantasy IPL team of the season. Moreover, there is no Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma in his team.
Ian Bishop has selected the players who are currently at best in the on-going IPL 2020. For the opener position, he has picked up KL Rahul and Faf du Plessis, who are the leading scorer for their team. KL Rahul has, so far, amassed 387 runs at an average of above 64 and holds the orange cap while Chennai Super Kings opener du Plessis has notched up 307 runs from eight games.
At no.3, Bishop has picked up Suryakumar Yadav, who also bats for Mumbai Indians at no.3. The right-hand batsman has very well handled the pressure at no.3 position and has scored 233 runs. Following Suryakumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer comes to bat at no.4 in Ian Bishop’s XI. The Delhi Capitals captain has mustered 298 runs in seven matches.
Kieron Pollard’s lead Ian Bishop’s Fantasy IPL Team Of The Season
Next comes, Kieron Pollard, who is also the leader of Ian Bishop’s playing, to bat at no.5 position. Well, it’s not a surprise that he has been given the captaincy role. The West Indies allrounder has led Trinando Knightrider to the victory of CPL 2020. At number six position, Hardik Pandya is another Mumbai Indians’ player.
In the bowling department, Ian Bishop has picked the best bowlers of IPL tournament. Mohammed Shami, Kagiso Rabada and Jasprit Bumrah are the three fast bowlers. Rashid Khan and Yuzvendra Chahal – the two best spinners- have also found the place in Bishop’s XI.
Here’s Ian Bishop’s XI: 1 KL Rahul (WK), 2 Faf du Plessis, 3 Suryakumar Yadav, 4 Shreyas Iyer, 5 Kieron Pollard (Captain), 6 Hardik Pandya, 7 Rashid Khan, 8 Mohammed Shami, 9 Kagiso Rabada, 10 Yuzvendra Chahal, 11 Jasprit Bumrah