With Murali Vijay out of Indian Premier league (IPL), Kings XI Punjab might feel a bit of pressure as Vijay is a big match player who has shown his fortress in the big matches in past. Along with that, the form in which he was during the home season, he would have liked to continue the same form in the shortest format of the game but an injury ruled him out of the league.
The franchise has to supersede him with someone who can fill in Vijay’s boots. The player should not just be an aggressive one but should also have the ability to be at the crease for long.
One thing is to be noted that the Punjab-based franchise can just purchase an Indian player as they already have 9 overseas players in their roster, which is the maximum limit.
So they have to get an Indian player, who can just come in and get the job done.
Here are five players who can be the best replacement for Murali Vijay –