Indian Premier League 2024: Youngest player in each IPL team  

If you are looking to know the youngest player in each IPL team for the 2024 edition of the tournament, you are in the right place. The 17th edition of the marquee T20 league in India – IPL 2024 is set to commence on March 22. 

All 10 IPL teams have reinforced themselves during the mini auction that took place in December. As we know the Indian Premier League is the most lucrative T20 competition and players from all over the world want to play in it. IPL is also a huge platform for young cricketers, where one performance can change their whole career. 

Each IPL team invests in young players who could potentially play a big role for them in the future. Today we take a look at the youngest player in each IPL team for the 2024 edition. 

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Youngest player in each IPL team for the 2024 edition 

youngest player in each IPL team
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Below is a list of the youngest player in each IPL team for the 2024 season. 

PlayerIPL TeamAge (as of March 14, 2024)
Aravelly AvanishChennai Super Kings18 years 286 days
Swastik ChikaraDelhi Capitals18 years 346 days
Noor AhmadGujarat Titans18 years 350 days
Angkrish RaghuvanshiKolkata Knight Riders18 years 283 days
Arshin KulkarniLucknow Super Giants19 years 28 days
Dewald BrevisMumbai Indians20 years 320 days
Prabhsimran SinghPunjab Kings23 years 217 days
Kunal Singh RathoreRajasthan Royals21 years 157 days
Saurav ChauhanRoyal Challengers Bangalore23 years 292 days
Nitish Kumar ReddySunrisers Hyderabad20 years 293 days

Aravelly Avanish (Chennai Super Kings) – 18 years 286 days

Chennai Super Kings isn't a team you normally associate with young talent but they did acquire a few young players for the IPL 2024. Sameer Rizvi and Aravelly Avanish will join Shaik Rasheed and Nishant Sindhu as players under 21 at CSK. They went hard for Rizvi, getting him for a whopping price of INR 8.40 crore while Aravelly Avanish came at a base price of INR 20 lakhs. The 18 year 286 days old player is a wicket-keeper batter and was a part of India under-19 in the 2023/24 U19 World Cup and is one of the youngest player in each IPL team.

Swastik Chikara (Delhi Capitals) – 18 years 346 days 

Delhi Capitals signed several young players in the IPL 2024 auction. Kumar Kushagra caught the limelight after going for INR 7.20 crore while they also got Swastik Chikara, Tristan Stubbs and Harry Brook. Chikara is the youngest of them all and is a top order batter who can bowl off-spin. He scored a superb century for Uttar Pradesh in the Vijay Hazare Trophy last November. 

Noor Ahmad (Gujarat Titans) – 19 years 71 days

The Afghanistan spinner Noor Ahmad is the youngest player in the Gujarat Titans squad for the IPL 2024. He is only 19 years 71 days of age but already has good experience, having played in leagues around the world. Noor Ahmad was a regular feature for Titans in the previous season, where he picked 16 wickets from 13 games at an economy of 7.82, which was the best for any GT bowler. 

Angkrish Raghuvanshi (Kolkata Knight Riders) – 18 years 283 days

Angkrish Raghuvanshi is the youngest player in IPL 2024 signed by any IPL team. He was picked by Kolkata Knight Riders in the auction for the base price of INR 20 lakhs. A top order batter who can bowl left-arm spin, Raghuvanshi will be the youngest player in the upcoming IPL 2024. He was the top run-getter for India under-19 in their triumphant 2022/23 U19 World Cup. In November last year, Angkrish made one fifty and two 30s in five List A games.

Arshin Kulkarni (Lucknow Super Giants) – 19 years 28 days

Arshin Kulkarni is the youngest player in the Lucknow Super Giants team for the 2024 edition. He is aged 19 years 28 days and offers a dual skill set. Arshin, a top order batter and right arm medium pacer, played all seven games in the 2023/24 U19 World Cup. He made 189 runs and picked four wickets. 

Dewald Brevis (Mumbai Indians) – 20 years 320 days

Dewald Brevis, at 20 years 320 days of age, is the youngest player in the Mumbai Indians squad for IPL 2024. The South African youngster is rated as one of the most gifted players and has good experience behind him in his short career so far. Brevis has been part of the MI side since 2022 and has played seven games for them. He's one of the only two specialist overseas batting options Mumbai have for the upcoming season.

Prabhsimran Singh (Punjab Kings) – 23 years 217 days

Punjab Kings' youngest player in IPL 2024 is Prabhsimran Singh, who is 23 years and 217 days old as of 14th March 2024. A destructive wicket-keeper batter from Punjab, he has played a good amount of cricket in the domestic circuit. Prabhsimran played all 14 matches in the group stage of IPL 2023 and was their second highest run-getter with 358 runs at 150 strike rate.

Kunal Singh Rathore (Rajasthan Royals) – 21 years 157 days

Kunal Singh Rathore will be the youngest player for Rajasthan Royals in the IPL 2024. He is currently aged 21 years and 157 days. He is a wicket-keeper batter from Rajasthan who has decent numbers in domestic cricket. Rathore has 254 runs from 12 T20 matches at 36 average and 138 strike rate. 

Saurav Chauhan (Royal Challengers Bangalore) – 23 years 292 days

Saurav Chauhan plays for Gujarat in domestic cricket and is known to be a hard hitter in limited overs. He will be in the RCB camp as their youngest player in IPL 2024. The left-hand batter has played 19 T20s so far, scoring 464 runs at an average of 29 while striking at 152. 

Nitish Kumar Reddy (Sunrisers Hyderabad) – 20 years 293 days

Nitish Kumar Reddy is an all-rounder who plays for Andhra in domestic cricket. At 20 years and 293 days, he is the youngest player in the Sunrisers Hyderabad side for the 2024 edition. Reddy has some experience in domestic cricket and was part of this franchise last year as well. He makes it to the list of the youngest player in each IPL team.


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