Umran Malik: In all the news of IPL 2022, you are hearing only one name these days. This name is of Indian young fast bowler Umran Malik. The speed of Umran has made the whole world crazy about it. This young bowler from Kashmir is believed to be the future of India and in the coming times, soon Umran will be seen spreading the flames for Team India.
Kashmir fast bowler Umran Malik is currently one of the most dangerous fast bowlers in the world. Umran has the art of bowling consistently at speeds above 150Kmph. In his 8 matches of IPL 2022, this player has taken 15 wickets and is currently second only to Yuzvendra Chahal in the Purple Cap list. A bowler like Umran is seen once in years and India has very few bowlers who have bowled at such a fast pace.
Surprisingly, this player has not yet got a chance to debut. The selectors had selected Umran Malik, the dangerous bowler of Jammu and Kashmir, who had shown amazing in the IPL, in the India-A team for the tour of South Africa. But he was not selected in the team for the tour of South Africa. Big batsmen are surprised to see this bowler in IPL. It is absolutely true that Team India also has such a dangerous bowler, in front of which Bumrah and Shami also seem pale.
Unfortunately till now this bowler has not been selected in Team India. But this bowler can debut in the upcoming South Africa series. Umran Malik's father still sets up a fruit shop. Umran's father Abdul Rashid had recently told that after seeing his son's brilliant performance, people in the market have started giving him more respect. Umran's father wants to see his son playing the World Cup for India. Umran's father told that he was the fastest bowler in his group since childhood and he always wanted to become a deadly fast bowler.
15 wickets taken in IPL 2022
Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) fast bowler Umran Malik is running in excellent form. Umran took 5 wickets against Gujarat Titans on Wednesday (27 April). After this spectacular performance, Umran is being discussed everywhere and fans are demanding to include him in the team for the upcoming tournaments like Asia Cup and T20 World Cup.
The journey till the IPL has not been easy for Umran Malik of the year. Till the age of 17, he did not get any special coaching and did not play cricket with leather ball. Till this age, Umran had come to play in 'Mohalla' tennis ball tournament, where any youth player can earn anything between Rs 500 to Rs 3000 depending on his reputation
Entry into SRH team
Umran Malik was included in the Sunrisers team after the injury of T. Natarajan last season. The story of Umran's joining is quite interesting. Actually, Abdul Samad had sent Umran's bowling videos to VVS Laxman and Tom Moody. Sunrisers liked his videos and everything else is now history. Abdul Samad also belongs to Kashmir and is a part of Sunrisers in the current IPL.