Umran will play for India, but speed alone won’t be enough: Norkia

New Delhi, May 13 (PTI) Star South African pacer Enrique Norkia on Friday said that Umran Malik will definitely play for India but speed will not be enough to tackle the challenges of international cricket, but the youngster has to give his best. Skills have to be used well.

Norkia, one of the fastest bowlers in world cricket, has made a comeback in this Indian Premier League (IPL) after four months of rest due to a hip injury.

When asked about India’s budding fast bowler who is consistently bowling faster than 90 mph, he said, “I am sure that Umran will be one of the key players for India in the near future. there will be a. ,

“Luck will also play an important role in this. But most importantly, it will depend on how well you bowl because we have seen that the fast deliveries that are being bowled are going for boundaries. ,

Norkia said, “It doesn’t matter what speed is being bowled. Speed ​​alone is not the only thing in bowling. ,

“It depends on how well you bowl. And I think he’s improving on that aspect, he’s building control with pace. Also he is in the right position with Dale (Steyn, fast bowling coach) at Sunrisers Hyderabad. There are a lot of senior and experienced players around him so he will definitely improve. ,