Batter Harry Brook, 23, is England’s rising cricketer
Brook recently performed brilliantly on the tour of Pakistan
Harry Brook is being compared to Virat Kohli
new Delhi. The budding batsman of the England cricket team, Harry Brook, did not expect that he would get such a huge bid in the IPL 2023 auction. There was fierce competition in Rajasthan Royals, Royal Challengers Bangalore and Sunrise Hyderabad to join the 23-year-old Brook. However, later the bet was in the hands of Hyderabad (Surisers Hyderabad). Hyderabad’s team, which came with the highest purse in this auction, spent Rs 13.25 crores to get this young batsman.
Harry Brook had kept his base price of Rs 1.5 crore for the IPL auction. Brook will be seen raining fours and sixes in IPL for the first time. Brooke was having dinner with her grandmother and mother when the bidding took place. He said that he knew that he would be auctioned, but he did not expect such a high amount. Brooke said that when my grandmother came to know that I had been selected, tears of joy welled up in her eyes.
Brook has scored 372 runs in 20 T20 matches
Born on 22 February 1999 in Keighley, Yorkshire, Harry Brook is currently in excellent form. He has so far scored a total of 372 runs in 20 T20 Internationals with one half-century. During this, his strike rate has been 137.77. Harry Brook is in amazing form at the moment. He recently scored a total of 468 runs in 3 Test matches against the hosts on the tour of Pakistan. Earlier, he had added a total of 238 runs in 7 T20 matches against Pakistan. Brook’s strike rate in T20 against Pakistan was more than 163.
That’s why comparison with Virat Kohli?
England captain Ben Stokes was also surprised by the way Harry Brook showed his technique on the tour of Pakistan. Then Stokes had said that Brooks’s technique is like Virat Kohli who can succeed in any situation. Harry Brook has played in the Pakistan Super League with the Lahore Qalandar team. Harry Brook has 480 runs in his name in 4 Tests. During this, he has scored 3 centuries.
FIRST PUBLISHED : December 24, 2022, 07:00 IST