new Delhi. In the ongoing Ranji Trophy match between Madhya Pradesh and Vidarbha, Gautam Gambhir (Gautam Gambhir) of Lucknow Super Giants young fast bowler Avesh Khan (Avesh Khan)’s magic worked. Playing for Madhya Pradesh, this left-arm bowler took a five-wicket haul. Vidarbha’s team is close to being all-routed. Seven of his batsmen have returned to the pavilion, out of which five wickets were taken by Avesh.
Had taken 5 wickets by giving just nine runs
This match was very special for Avesh Khan. In front of his sharp bowling, the Vidarbha team did not see any option to escape. Avesh took five wickets of the opposing team only after spending just nine runs. Till then he had bowled only 10 overs in the match. Two batsmen who were victims of his bowling could not even open their account. The other two contributed eight and two runs. By the end of the day’s play, Avesh Khan bowled a total of 19 overs. During this, he gave 32 runs and took five wickets. Avesh’s seven overs remained maiden. His economy was just 1.70.
Gambhir told Arshdeep’s alternative
Recently, it has been announced by the BCCI that a pool of 20 cricketers will be made for the upcoming 50-over World Cup. Only they will be rotated and given a chance in Team India. Due to illness in the first T20 against Sri Lanka, left-arm fast bowler Arshdeep Singh could not play. Discussing this in the show of Star Sports, Gambhir said that Avesh Khan can also be prepared for the World Cup. He is a left arm bowler on the lines of Arshdeep and he also has pace.
FIRST PUBLISHED : January 04, 2023, 18:25 IST