Ahead of the upcoming IPL 2022 version, which begins on March 26 with Chennai Super Kings (CSK) taking over Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), Sunrisers Hyderabad quick bowler Umran Malik recalled phrases of knowledge he bought from Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) batter Virat Kohli within the IPL 2021.
The season sees an addition of two new franchises – Lucknow Super Giants and Kolkata Knight Riders – to the match, thus including to the competitors within the race for playoffs. The 70 league stage matches will likely be performed throughout 4 venues in Maharashtra in Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, and Pune. The venues for the playoff matches will likely be introduced later.
One franchise that will likely be trying to change its fortunes will likely be Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) who completed final on the factors desk in IPL 2021 version with simply three wins from 14 matches. Moreover, the SRH parted methods with two of their key gamers over the previous few years – former captain David Warner and main leg-spinner Rashid Khan.
SRH solely retained three gamers earlier than the IPL 2022 public sale in Kane Williamson, who was named the franchise captain, and Jammu and Kashmir duo of Abdul Samad and quick bowler Umran Malik.
Virat Kohli Told Me To Work Hard And The India Cap Will Not Be That Far: Umran Malik
Umran Malik was the star attraction for the SRH facet as he bowled the quickest supply of the IPL 2021 season clocking nicely over 154 kph and continued to bowl at that velocity constantly. Malik drew consideration for his lightning-fast bowling velocity and in consequence, he was additionally chosen as a internet bowler for the T20 World Cup later in the identical 12 months.
The 22-year-old has now revealed his dialog with then-Indian captain Virat Kohli over his bowling and health.
“Virat Kohli spoke to me and informed me to work on my bowling and health. He informed me to work exhausting and when you try this the India cap shouldn’t be too distant. He stated I’ll get my likelihood when the time comes,” Malik informed India.com.
SRH will face RR of their opening match of the IPL 2022 on March 29.
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