Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) debutant Umran Malik on Sunday clocked 150.06kph kmph, which is the quickest supply bowled by an Indian within the ongoing IPL 2021.
The 21-year-old Malik was roped in by the Hyderabad outfit as a short-term substitute for T Natarajan, who had examined optimistic for COVID forward of their IPL 2021 encounter towards Delhi Capitals.
Malik got here into the Hyderabad beginning eleven rather than Sandeep Sharma and left a mark together with his uncooked tempo. He recorded figures of 0/27 in his 4 overs. Mohammed Siraj was beforehand the quickest Indian bowler in IPL with a supply clocking 145.97 kmph. Malik has now taken the highest three spots.
Quickest deliveries by Indian pacers in IPL 2021
- Umran Malik – 151.03 kmph
- Umran Malik – 150.06 kmph
- Umran Malik – 149.79 kmph
- Mohammad Siraj – 147.68 kmph
- Mohammad Siraj – 147.67 kmph
Hyderabad skipper Kane Williamson additionally heaped reward on Malik after the match, describing Malik as a “particular” bowler who has tempo in his artillery.
“Malik has been bowling actually fast within the nets and it’s very nice for him to get a possibility right this moment. We have been dealing with him within the nets – he is particular, numerous tempo. Younger man runs in and goes exhausting. Clearly, we’re out of the competitors, so it’s an opportunity for another boys to additionally get on the park,” mentioned Williamson.
Hyderabad suffered a six-wicket defeat towards Kolkata, including distress to their lacklustre run within the ongoing IPL version. SRH, who’re presently languishing on the backside of the IPL 2021 factors desk with simply two wins in 12 video games, have already been knocked out of the playoffs race.
“I believe if we acquired nearer to the 150-mark, might need been par. We did have our probabilities to squeeze the scoring nevertheless it was at all times going to be robust with such a low rating. We haven’t been capable of establish the suitable rating all season. We have to return to the drafting board and re-assess issues.”