The cricket teams of India and Pakistan will meet on Sunday in their first match of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021. The 4 batsmen of Team India’s current top order have dominated almost every type of bowler in the world except the left arm fast bowlers.
The weakness of captain Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul has been the left arm seamer. Rohit, who has made his mark as a ‘Hitman’ in world cricket, has been dismissed 13 times by left-arm bowlers, while Suryakumar Yadav (in T20) has been the victim of left-arm fast bowlers 10 times while Virat Kohli has been dismissed 9 times by these bowlers. Has shown the way to the pavilion.
Teams of India and Pakistan (IND vs PAK T20 World Cup 2021) will meet on 24 October at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium. Team India’s winning record against Pakistan in T20 World Cup has been 100 percent. That is, India has won all the matches.
21-year-old left-arm young fast bowler Shaheen Shah Afridi Indian batsmen have to be careful. Afridi has developed into a fine left arm pacer since the Asia Cup 2018. The responsibility of getting Pakistan’s initial success will rest on Afridi’s shoulders. Pakistan captain Babar Azam has high hopes from this talented bowler.
Against left arm pacers the chances of getting out lbw are higher
Virat and Rohit have been struggling against the left arm seamer. None of these batsmen has been able to score even a half-century against a left-arm fast bowler. When left-arm fast bowlers bowl high angles, the ball moves, which Indian batsmen find it difficult to play.
Luqman and Umran join as net bowlers
Earlier, Indian batsmen had trouble playing against Pakistan’s other pacer Mohammad Irfan. Irfan is also a left arm fast bowler. However, the Indian team currently has Lukman Mariwala and young Umran Malik as the net bowlers to face the left arm pacer.
Umran Malik bowled at a speed of 152.95kmph in IPL 2021. Both these pacers can help the Indian batsmen in preparation. Shaheen Shah Afridi has 32 wickets in 30 T20 International matches.
Weakness of Rohit, Virat, Suryakumar, Ishaan and Pant Left arm seamer
Team India’s vice-captain Rohit Sharma, captain Virat Kohli, KL Rahul, Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan and Rishabh Pant never scored a half-century against left arm pacers. Is. This is a matter of concern for the Indian team.
Afridi’s average bowling speed is 144kpmh
Afridi, who is 6 feet 5 inches tall, has an average bowling speed of 144kpmh. When he bowls high arm, the ball comes inwards after hitting the pitch, on which the batsman is more prone to get out lbw.
Shaheen Afridi’s ball falls from a height of 8 feet
Talking about Shaheen’s bowling, he bowls from about 8 feet which includes his height and bowling arm length. He can create problems for the Indian batsmen. In the 2019 World Cup, former pacer Mohammad Amir took a total of 3 wickets at an economy of 4.70.
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Indian Squad for T20 World Cup
Virat Kohli (capt), Rohit Sharma (vice captain), Ravichandran Ashwin, Jasprit Bumrah, Rahul Chahar, Varun Chakraborty, Ravindra Jadeja, Ishan Kishan (wk), Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Rishabh Pant (wk), Shardul Thakur, KL Rahul, Hardik Pandya, Mohammed Shami, Suryakumar Yadav.
Stan by : Deepak Chahar, Shreyas Iyer, Axar Patel.