New DelhiBefore the upcoming T20 World Cup, BCCI has made a major reshuffle in the Indian team. The young fast bowler has been given a chance in the squad.
After the end of IPL on 15 October, the Indian team will start planning a strategy to win the T20 World Cup.
Umran Malik joins the team for net bowling
Umran Malik, who suddenly came into limelight for bowling the fastest ball in IPL 2021, has been asked to stay in UAE as a net bowler for the Indian team for the T20 World Cup. Umran Malik has impressed everyone with his fast bowling.
Umran is a resident of Jammu and Kashmir
Umran played only one List A game and one T20 match for Jammu and Kashmir before the IPL. He was initially recruited as a net bowler for Sunrisers Hyderabad for this season.
When T. Natarajan was dropped due to Kovid-19, he was included in the playing XI. Umran had already made an impact in the match by throwing the ball at a speed of 150 kmph. He threw the ball at a speed of more than 150 many times.
Kohli also praised Umran
In his second match against Royal Challengers Bangalore, he helped his team to win by four runs. Umran created a sensation in this match by throwing the ball at a speed of 153 kilometers per hour.
Umran’s record was recorded as the fastest ball of IPL 2021 so far. After this achievement, Virat Kohli gave his reaction about Umran after the game.
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Virat Kohli had said that the strength of fast bowlers is always a good sign for Indian cricket. Good to see Umran Malik and he is a great bowler. Whenever you see talent like this, you will have your eye on them and make sure you maximize their potential which is already being seen at the IPL level.
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