A young raw pace bowler from Jammu and Kashmir, Umran malik made a huge impression on all with his pace bowling. In the 14th edition of IPL, Umran Malik bowled the fastest delivery of the season with the speed of 153 kmp against the Royal Challengers Bangalore. On his bowling Virat Kohli had to say that Umran needed to be looked after, to ensure India could get the best out of him.He bowled faster than the bowlers like Anrich Nortje and Lockie Ferguson who are also very fast bowler.
At starting he was selected as the net bowler for SRH. Umran Malik made his place in Sunrisers Hyderabad in place of T Natrajan who was ruled out due to covid 19. This year he played 3 matches for SRH in which he took 2 wickets. Wickets might me less in comparison to matches but his talent impressed everyone and in the upcoming years he will be seen in Indian Team.
Due to the pace bowling, Umran Malik has been selected as a net practice bowler for team India for the T20 world Cup 2021. He belongs to Jammu and Kashmir and has played just one List A game. The 21-year-old had impressed Kohli enough to earn a call-up as a net bowler with the Indian team. India will be playing their first game of T20 World Cup against Pakistan on 24th October. His inclusion as a net practice bowler would help team India to face the fast bowlers of others team in World Cup.
Many positive tweets coming up for Umran Malik on Twitter. Commentator Harsha Bhogle tweeted- “Something about pace that has you on the edge of your seat. Umran malik isn’t just a tearaway. He looks a proper bowler and we need to look after him,” He further asked Irfan pathan-if there are such more cricketers in Jammu and Kashmir. To the question Irfan Pathan answered “So far, we’ve only managed to scratch the surface of J&K cricket. So much more talent to discover there!”
On his bowling, Former cricketer and Punjab Kings coach Wasim Jaffer reacted to his bowling by sharing a goosebump image of spiderman. In the 9th over against RCB he bowled at the speed of 147,151,152,153 kmp.
Toss– The match number 36 was between Delhi Capitals and Rajasthan Royals. RR won the toss and elected to field. For RR there were two changes, Tabraiz Shamsi and David Miller came in place of Chris Morris and Evin Lewis. One change for delhi capitals, Lalit kumar comes in place of Marcus Stoinis.
1st Inning- For Delhi Capitals Shikhar Dhawan and Prithvi Shaw opened the innings and the opening partnership did not last long and last match hero youngster Karthik Tyagi gave the first breakthrough by taking the wicket of Shikhar Dhawan at the score of 18 in the fourth over. In the very next over Prithvi Shaw threw his wicket to Chetan Sakaria at the score of 21.At the end of powerplay DC score was 36 runs at the loss of two wickets.
Pant and Iyer took the innings of DC to further before Pant fell to Mustafizur in the 12th over at the individual score of 24 runs. Latter in the 14th over Delhi highest scorer of match Shreyas Iyer (43 runs) gave his wicket to Rahul Tewatia. Shimron Hetmyer also got start but could not convert it into big score and Delhi Capitals managed to put 154 runs on the boards. Having won the toss, RR has managed to keep DC to a not-so-threatening score. For RR Mustafizur bowled very well and took two wickets.
2nd Inning-Liam Livingstone and Jaiswal opened the inning for RR but in the very first over Avesh Khan got the big wicket of Livingstone. In the second over, the speedgun A. Nortje got the wicket of Jaiswal and RR scored 11 runs on the board at the end of 2nd over. After the second wicket fell down, dangerous David Miller came out to bat but lost his wicket in the 5th over to Ravi Ashwin.At the end of powerplay RR were in a bad condition with the loss of three wickets at the score of 21.This was the 4th lowest powerplay score of IPL 2021.
The captain Sanju Samson and Mahipal Lomror took the command of Royals and made slow partnership. After a partnership of 31 runs Lomror was cought by Avesh Khan on the bowling of Kagiso Rabada. Latter Riyan Parag and Tewatia came to bat, struggled and threw their wicket. Samson was only batsman from Rajasthan side who batted alone very well scoring 70 runs but could not make his team win the game. All DC bowlers bowled well but Nortje was very good with two wickets giving just 18 runs in four overs.
After scoring 154 runs on the board, Delhi bowled very well and won the game by 33 runs for their side . Delhi capitals has now came on the first position in the points table with 8 wins in 10 games.
IPL has been the most loved tournaments in the world since it started. The craze of IPL is not only in India but also in other countries. Every year IPL is held in the month of April and May. There are total 8 teams in IPL and no team is weak. Every team has their own key players.
Every year in Indian Premier League there are a few matches which goes so thrilling that it creates impact for over the years. Everyone loves thrilling matches and wants their favorite team to win the game.
Today we will see about the most three economical overs bowled by Rajasthan Royals bowler in 20th when opponents team is chasing.
In IPL 2009, Munaf Patel defended 4 runs against Mumbai Indians in 20th over for the Rajasthan Royals.
In 2010, Siddharth Trivedi defended 6 runs against Deccan Chargers in 20th over and won the game for Rajasthan.
In 2021, a young Indian pace bowler Kartik Tyagi defended 4 runs against the solid batting order of Punjab Kings.
In the history of IPL, Rajasthan Royals have lucky enough that their bowlers defended less than 6 runs thrice. Rajasthan Royals have won only the inaugural season of IPL since then they are struggling to win IPL title.
As Indian Premier League is going to start on 19th september 2021 and the first match of 2nd phase is going to be played between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings.
Both the teams Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings will be geared to go against each other this Sunday. Rohit Sharma will be leading Mumbai Indians with the players like Jusprit Bumrah, Hardik Pandya, Suryakumar Yadav, Kieron Pollard where as the great Indian Captain and three times IPL winner MS Dhoni will be leading CSK with the star players Suresh Raina, Shardul Thakur, Moein Ali and Dwayne Bravo.
Before the match on 19th September MS Dhoni aka Thala is seen in great form in practice matches. He is seen connecting the ball very well and hitting long sixes. It will be very interesting how he comes again in 2nd phase of IPL. You can see the video by visiting the Instagram page of CSK .
In the first phase of Indian Premier League, Delhi Capitals was leading the points table with 12 points by winning 6 matches out of 8 where as CSK has also been on second position with 10 points by winning 5 matches out of 7 matches. Mumbai Indians is on 4th position of the points table with 8 points. Sunrisers Hyderabad is on the bottom of the points tables with just single win.
Some important statistics of IPL 2021
Shikhar Dhawan is the leading run scorer (380 runs) and orange cap holder in this season followed by KL Rahul (331) and Faf Duplessis (320).
Harshal Patel is the leading wicket taker (17 wickets) and purple cap holder in this season followed by Awesh Khan and Chris Morris both taking 14 wickets till now.
KL Rahul has been leading in most of sixes (16) this season.
Ravindra Jadeja has been leading in most no catches.
In the second phase of IPL, it’s not easy to say who will go in top four of the points tables. There are so many unexpected things to happen to this season. Hope you enjoy the second phase of IPL.
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