The young batsman from Australia has been making waves in the domestic cricket circuit for a very long time. Nicolas James Maddison, is known for his brilliant U-19 career where he scored a great deal of runs at the top of the batting order.
One feat that Maddinson is known for is his century that he scored on debut for New South Wales. Slamming 113 runs against South Australia, he became the youngest cricketer to score a ton on debut in a first-class match. He is come to be known as a very aggressive batsman and plays the white ball very well.
Recently, he has been on tour with the Australia A side. During the UK leg of the tour, Maddinson struck a brutal 113* against Ireland from 57 balls and a career best 181 against Gloucestershire. This was one of the highlights of the tour for him.
Maddinson joined IPL this year and has previously played for the Big Bash League in Australia.
With his young blood, and raring to go attitude, one can expect some huge numbers on the scoreboard this IPL!