Indian Premier League is an event full not only full of glam and glitz but provides a platform for young brigades, to draw the country’s attention with their stellar performances.
Jasprit Bumrah to Royal Challengers Bangalore’s Mohammed Siraj, IPL has given remarkable recognition to the Indian cricket team.
Recently a young lad of J& K came as a replacement for T Natrajan in a match between Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR),
Umran Malik 21-year-old pacer savored the opportunity clocked 151.03 kmph against KKR, which was, so far, the fastest delivery by an Indian bowler in IPL 2021.
Soon after the match, Malik received a heartwarming message from his family. Sunrisers Hyderabad took to their official Twitter handle and shared the video, featuring the message by Malik’s family. “When you make it to one of the biggest stages in Cricket, your family can be nothing but proud,” they captioned the post. Towards the end of the video, the young cricketer broke into tears.
Malik began his cricket journey in his T20 debut for J&K earlier this year in January and played his first List A match.
Malik began his stint with SRH as a net bowler and got a chance to play for the franchise when T Natrajan was found positive. In his debut against KKR, this young lad bowled an impressive spell wherein he conceded just 27 runs but his pace caught everyone’s attention.