Umran Malik News: Sunrisers Hyderabad fast bowler Umran Malik is currently in discussion. This bowler created panic by taking 5 wickets against Gujarat Titans on Thursday night. However, even after his performance, the team could not win. Batting first, Sunrisers Hyderabad had set a target of 196 runs in front of Gujarat. The team achieved this score with 5 wickets remaining in the last ball. Apart from Umran Malik, none of the Hyderabad bowlers could take wickets.
Umran Malik made Shubman Gill, Hardik Pandya along with Wriddhiman Saha, David Miller and Abhinav Manohar their prey against Gujarat Titans. Seeing the speed of Umran, once again the veteran players were convinced and started reading ballads in praise of him. Sunil Gavaskar even said that this bowler should be taken on a tour of England.
Sunil Gavaskar told Star Sports, “The next stop for him, according to me, will be Team India. He may not find a place in the playing XI because Team India has Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammad Siraj and Umesh Yadav. But he Can travel with the team. He has been able to share the dressing room with Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli during this time. Just look what will happen to him. When India tour England for the one-off Test, ODI and T20 series. He should be taken too.”
Former England captain Kevin Pietersen told Gavaskar during commentary “Accuracy, yes. When a player has the pace, he throws the ball around. But he is bowling accurate all the time.”
Wasim Jaffer tweeted, “The story of Umran Malik’s rise in IPL continues. Till now he used to bowl when the opposition team was under pressure, but this time he came to bowl against Gujarat when the team took a single wicket Wasn’t lost and this player dropped his three wickets.”