“You will be a real all-rounder for India in the future who will play a lot of games for his team. You have a lot of skills. If you work hard you will achieve success,” said Rashid in a video released on the official IPL website.
PUBLISHED APRIL 22, 2021 AT 1:26 PM
Sunrisers Hyderabad finally celebrated their first Indian Premier League win in 2021 when they defeated Punjab Kings by nine wickets at the MA Chidambaram Stadium on Wednesday. It was an incredible all-round performance by the team led by David Warner as they outperformed their opponents in every department of the game.
SRH threw out PBKS for only 120 runs and then chased the target in 18.4 overs. Pacer Khaleel Ahmed and Spinner Abhishek Sharma were the main tormentors for PBKS as they opened two and three wickets, respectively.
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SRH star spinner Rashid Khan was impressed by Abhishek Sharma when he said the youngster “can become a real all-rounder for India in the future”.
“You will be a real all-rounder for India in the future who will play a lot of games for his team. You have a lot of skills. If you work hard you will achieve success,” said Rashid Abhishek Sharma in a video posted on the official website from IPL.
Speaking of his own performance, Abhishek said to Rashid, “I’ve been bowling a lot. Suddenly, when we were in our group before the match against Punjab Kings, skipper David Warner told me that your first time bowling didn’t heard well so I re-affirmed it. I asked you a lot about this role, I was also confident I could do the work for our team. “
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“We were at home during the lockdown. My father is my childhood coach, he was a weirdo with his left arm, so I learned a lot from him during the lockdown. I learned the variation like Slider. I had the confidence to implement it . ” I think I can roll this ball at any stage of the game, “he added.
In the match against the Punjab Kings, Abhishek returned from his four overs with numbers 2-24. This win was Hyderabad’s first in the current season of the IPL.
Sunrisers Hyderabad will face Delhi Capitals at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Sunday.
(with ANI inputs)