The Indian Premier League (IPL) is the most charming cricket class on the planet, with the best abilities from everywhere contending in one spot. A few legends of the game like Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid, Chris Gayle, MS Dhoni, Ricky Ponting, Glenn McGrath, Graeme Smith, AB de Villiers, Stephen Fleming, Virat Kohli, and a few others have been an aspect of this competition throughout the long term.
Check the 5 most captivating nicknames in the competition’s history
MS Dhoni – Thala
One of the most successful groups in IPL history, the Chennai Super Kings have consistently made it to the competition’s decisive games in each season they have played. MS Dhoni is the fundamental purpose for their prosperity as he has captained the group flawlessly. The home fans affectionately nicknamed him as Thala.
Suresh Raina – Chinna Thala
The appointee of MS Dhoni at Chennai Super Kings, Suresh Raina has earned the moniker of Chinna Thala for his incredible occupation as the vice-chief of CSK. The left-arm batsman is otherwise ‘Mr. IPL’ for his fabulous consistency in IPL.
Mustafizur Rahman – Fizz
The IPL fans might just remember that they have not seen Mustafizur Rahman playing much in the IPL. However, while playing for SRH in IPL, he wowed everybody with his left-arm pace. He likewise earned the monikers of Fizz.
AB de Villiers popular in Royal Challengers Bangalore – Mr. 360
AB de Villiers has become the foundation of Royal Challengers Bangalore with his great exhibitions. Due to his capacity to hit the ball everywhere on the recreation center, ABD is affectionately called Mr. 360.
Chris Gayle – Universe Boss
Another unfamiliar player who is amazingly famous in IPL is Chris Gayle. We know that he needs no introduction to the cricket fans. As he has made a lot of progress in all T20 groups, he is known as the Universe Boss.