T. Natarajan daily wager’s son came into limelight, the biggest life changer through IPL 2017, KXIP brought Natarajan for 3 crores his base price was 20 lakhs. Natarajan’s claim to fame in the Tamil Nadu Premier League. The left-arm pacer, who proved to be extremely effective with his cutters is already being compared to Mustafizur Rahman of Bangladesh because of the similarities in style of play. Like him, another raising young players Mohammed Siraj and K Gowtham also bangs 2.5 Crores and 2 crores in IPL 2017 Auction.
Natarajan Sold for 3 Crores in IPL
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3. KAGISO RABADA – BOWLER – 5 CRORE BY DELHI
4. TRENT BOULT – BOWLER – 5 CRORE BY KKR
5. PATRICK CUMMINS – BOWLER – 4.5 CRORE BY DD
6. CHIRS WOAKES – ALL-ROUNDER – 4.2 CRORE BY KKR
7. RASHID KHAN ARMAN – BOWLER – 4 CRORE BY SRH
8. NATHAN COULTER-NILE – BOWLER – 3.5 CRORE BY KKR
9. KARAN SHARMA – ALL-ROUNDER – 3.2 CRORE BY MI
10. T NATARAJAN – BOWLER – 3 CRORE BY KXIP
Personal Life & Family
Thangarasu Natarajan is an Indian cricketer was born on 27 May 1991 (age 25 as for now) emerged from Salem, Tamilnadu, India. Natarajan father, a daily wager in a saree manufacturing factory, is struggling with his work these days because of failing eyesight. And his mother, Shantha, sells snacks on the highway, he had 3 sisters and one younger brother. “If not for cricket, I would have become a coolie,” Says Natarajan to Cricbuzz.
T Natarajan Man of the Match in TPL
Till he was 20, Natarajan only played tennis-ball cricket. It was only after a well-wisher from his village, A Jayaprakash, took the left-arm medium pacer to Chennai for formal training in cricket that his game developed. His ability to bowl yorkers at will made everyone sit up and take note of.
Natarajan with Jayaprakash
On 5 January 2015, He made his first-class debut for Tamil Nadu in the 2014–15 Ranji Trophy
Natarajan in first-class cricket
He made his Twenty20 debut for Tamil Nadu in the 2016–17 Inter State Twenty-20 Tournament on 29 January 2017.
Natarajan Best Bowling Figures in TPL
In February 2017, he was bought by the Kings XI Punjab team for the 2017 Indian Premier League for 3 crores.
Natarajan is a Left-arm medium fast bowler and left-handed batsmen
Natarajan Bowling Speed
4/51 innings best wickets, 6/58 match best wickets in test match in First class cricket
2/26 best wickets in T20’s
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