- Opening 10 matches – 5/294 (38.2)
- In today’s match – 5/10 (4
One maiden and five wickets in four overs
At one time, after scoring 136 runs for 3 wickets in 14 overs, he wreaked havoc on the team of Kolkata, which was moving towards a huge score, and taking five wickets instead of just ten runs, took away the batting of the opposition team. To keep the playoff hopes alive, Kolkata’s team could only manage 165 runs for 9 wickets in a do or die match. This is the first time that Bumrah has taken five wickets in a T20 cricket match. He also bowled a maiden in his quota of four overs. Nitish Rana and Venkatesh Iyer both scored 43 runs.
Bumrah broke his waist
Bumrah had been dismissed three times before Russell, in such a situation, captain Rohit immediately put Bumrah on the attack and the world’s best pacer made the dangerous Russell walk on his second ball. The Kolkata camp was in trouble, but before they could recover from this blow, Bumrah also dealt with Rana in the same over. Jassi broke Kolkata’s back by taking two big wickets in one over. Bumrah, who came with his third over in the 18th over, took three wickets and created panic in the Kolkata camp. He did not give any run in this over. He took the wickets of Sheldon Jackson (5), Pat Cummins (0) and Sunil Narine (0). Then he and KKR’s Rink Singh (23 *) could score only one run in the last over of the innings.