Sunraners Hyranabad pacer Umran Malik picked up his first IPL wicket on Wednesday.© Twitter
Umran Malik |, SunRisers Hyderabad Pacer, achieved the fastest delivery in the Continuing Indian Premier League (IPL) when he covered 152.95 km / h on Wednesday during his match against Royal Challengers Bangalore in Abu Dhabi. By bowling his second over in the match, Umran reached the first delivery at 147 km / h. His fourth installment over it rented 152.95 km / h on the speed gun. While it was a full shot, the young pacer passed Lockie Ferguson, who bowled a ball at 152.75 in this year’s IPL, to record the fastest delivery of the season.
Shortly after Umran’s rapid pace, fans and former cricketers took to Twitter to appreciate the unfavorable pace of the youngster from Jammu and Kashmir.
Former Australian women’s cricketer Lisa Sthalekar has said she expects Umran to raise big money at next year’s IPL auction.
– Lisa Sthalekar (@ sthalekar93) 6 October 2021
The former victim of India, Wasim Jaffer, posted a meme to respond to Umran Malik’s fiery transition.
– Wasim Jaffer (@ WasimJaffer14) 6 October 2021
Here are the other comments on Twitter:
– Aakash Chopra (@cricketaakash) 6 October 2021
Something about pace that has you on the edge of your seat. Umran Malik is not just a tarmac. He looks like a proper bowler and we have to take care of him.@IrfanPathan, more there in Jammu and Kashmir?
– Harsha Bhogle (hobhogleharsha) 6 October 2021
It was an evening to remember for Umran when he picked up his first IPL wicket. The pacer throws a short ball and rushes KS Bharat giving it straight into the hands of Wriddhiman Saha behind the stumps.
Umran, who made his IPL debut last week, caught the attention of cricket fans in his very first match when he delivered a delivery that clocked at 151.03.
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