Not only Umran Malik, these bowlers have also thrown maidens in IPL, 20th over, one even got the World Cup


New Delhi. Sunrisers Hyderabad’s young pacer Umran Malik performed amazingly on Sunday and took 4 wickets in the IPL-2022 match against Punjab Kings. The special thing was that he threw the 20th over maiden of the innings, in which 4 wickets also fell. The Punjab Kings team, who came to play under the captaincy of veteran opener Shikhar Dhawan, scored 151 runs in this match at the DY Patil Stadium. All-rounder Liam Livingstone contributed the highest 60 runs. He hit 5 fours and 4 sixes in his best innings of 33 balls.

Young pacer Umran Malik of Jammu and Kashmir, while playing for Sunrisers Hyderabad, sent 3 batsmen of Punjab Kings to the pavilion in the last over and Arshdeep Singh was run out. No run was scored in this over and 4 more wickets also fell. In this way, Malik gave 28 runs in 4 overs of his quota and took 4 wickets.

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Before Umran Malik, 2 Indian bowlers have also thrown 20th over maiden in IPL. The special thing is that one of them has also given India the T20 World Cup in 2007, whose name is Irfan Pathan. Irfan was the first to do this wonder. He achieved this feat in 2008 against Mumbai Indians in Mohali while playing for Punjab Kings.

A year later, i.e. in 2009, Lasith Malinga also bowled the 20th over maiden. Then in the year 2017, pacer Jaydev Unadkat bowled the 20th over maiden in the match played between Rising Pune Supergiants and Sunrisers Hyderabad.

Talking about the last over in the match against Punjab, Odion Smith could not score any run on the first ball of Umran. On the next ball, he was caught by Umran. On the third ball, Rahul Chahar did not score any runs and on the next ball he returned to the pavilion without opening the account. Umran bowled Vaibhav Arora on the 5th ball. Arshdeep Singh was run out on the last ball.

Tags: Cricket news, IPL 2022, Irfan Pathan, Jaydev Unadkat, Umran Malik

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