The 21-year-old from Jammu has got everyone excited with his raw pace and clocked 152.95 kph during the game against Royal Challengers Bangalore here on Wednesday. Kohli was paying attention and was quite excited by what he saw.
While Williamson called him a “special” talent, Kohli said that India needs to nurture him to “maximise the potential of our fast bowling stocks”.
There were multiple heroes for Mumbai Indians on Tuesday as Jimmy Neesham (4-0-12-3), Jasprit Bumrah (4-0-14-2) and Coulter-Nile (4-0-14-4) ran through the RR batting, with Ishan Kishan finally finding form to smash an unbeaten 25-ball 50.
RCB have already qualified for the Play-offs and the Hyderabad side has already been knocked out of the tournament.
Sanju Samson’s Rajasthan Royals toppled Mumbai Indians to take the sixth spot in the points table after their victory over in-form Chennai Super Kings.
CSK and DC are both on a good run in the IPL 2021 second phase in UAE, losing just one match so far.
The 21-year-old bowler was roped in as a short-term COVID-19 replacement for T Natarajan, who had tested positive ahead of Hyderabad’s encounter against Delhi Capitals on September 22.
The Knight Riders have 10 points and can progress to the play-offs but they are in a tangle with Mumbai Indians and Punjab Kings for that 4th spot on the IPL 2021 points table.
Royal Challengers Bangalore seem to have one leg in the playoffs already with 14 points from 11 games. They need one more victory to be assured of a berth in the next round.
Having already sealed a playoff berth, the Rishabh Pant-led Delhi Capitals made one change to their XI, with a fit-again Prthvi Shaw coming in place of off-spinner Lalit Yadav.
After not being given out, KL Rahul finished with a score of 67 off 55 balls and led PBKS to a 5-wicket win and 2 crucial points.
A win in this game for Delhi Capitals will ensure they qualify for the playoffs and join CSK in the list. A loss means they still have two more games, out of which they must win at least one.
Chennai Super Kings(CSK) led by Mahendra Singh Dhoni, the first team to qualify for the playoffs will take on the Rajasthan Royals who are in need of a great change in fortunes to stay in the tournament. This will be the 12th game for them in the IPL, in the last meeting CSK won by 45 runs in the reverse fixtures at Wankhede.
Mumbai Indians won against PBKS with great bowling control followed by a good batting performance which was lacking in their previous games in the UAE.
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Ashwin and Morgan were involved in a heated exchange after the former was dismissed by Tim Southee in the last over of the DC innings at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Tuesday.
SRH vs CSK Dream11 Prediction: Chennai Super Kings have won all their three games in the UAE leg so far. Courtesy of that, they are occupying the pole position having won eight out of ten games.
The West Indian, who played a key role in the five-time champions’ morale-boosting six-wicket victory on Tuesday against Punjab Kings after being down in the dumps following three successive defeats.
Rajasthan Royals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore: Both teams will meet at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai on Wednesday. The match will kick off at 07:30 PM IST and will be live streamed on the Disney+Hotstar app in India.
KKR have made a couple of changes with injured all-rounder Andre Russell and out-of-form pacer Prasidh Krishna making way for Kiwi quick Tim Southee and fast bowler Sandeep Warrier.
The Virat Kohli-led RCB are currently at third spot with 12 points from 10 matches and a win over RR will virtually put them in the play-offs.
Ashok Kumar’s selection of players in the match between Chennai Super King and Kolkata Knight Riders, which the former won by two wickets, was spot on and at the end of the engrossing contest on Sunday, he was declared the winner.
The Rohit Sharma-led Mumbai will need a big effort from faltering middle order for that and can they do that against a confident Kings?
On the other hand, a win is quite mandatory for KKR as a defeat will leave them with a big task of winning the remaining three matches and even that may not guarantee them a place in the knockouts.