All the 10 franchises in the Indian T20 League announced their list of retained and released players on Tuesday ahead of the mini-auction, which is scheduled to take place on 23rd December 2022.
Amidst that, numerous players have also been traded during the trading window. Big names such as Lockie Ferguson, Jason Behrenorff, Shardul Thakur, etc. will be playing for different franchises in the next edition.
Well, this isn’t the first time that players have been traded prior to the auction. A lot of big players were traded in the past as well, and it, actually, worked wonders in their careers.
In this article, we will be talking about five such players whose careers took off after being traded to a different franchise:
5. Parthiv Patel
Former Indian batter, Parthiv Patel was known to give quick-fire starts in the powerplay. During his career, he played for numerous franchises in the cash-rich league.
The southpaw was part of the Bangalore franchise in the initial years of his career. However, he made immense growth as a cricketer after being traded to Mumbai ahead of the 2015 edition.
Parthiv Patel was part of the team that won the 2015 and 2017 edition of the tournament.