Sat, 2 Oct 2021

Harshal Patel May breaks Long-Standing IPL record this season!!

RR’s seamer Harshal Patel broke the record for most wickets by an uncapped player in an IPL season on Wednesday during RCB's clash against Rajasthan Royals in Dubai.

Harshal picked up three wickets in the final over of the Rajasthan innings and restricted it to 149 for nine in 20 overs.

Harshal surpasses his teammate Yuzvendra Chahal's record for most wickets by an uncapped player in a season (23) - set in 2015 in his maiden year for the franchise.

Harshal who was traded into the Kohli-led franchise earlier this year from Delhi Capitals experiencing 2021 as a breakout year.

Throughout his career of nine-season of IPL, the 30-year-old summed up 72 wickets in 59 matches with alone a five-wicket haul that came earlier this year against Mumbai Indians. Harshal also picked up a sensational hat-trick in RCB's previous match against MI last Sunday.