“Daddy Showing Who’s Boss”: Ravi Shastri Applauds Mumbai Indians Star. Jasprit Bumrah brought his A-game against the Kolkata Knight Riders, taking five wickets.
Mumbai Indians pacer Jasprit Bumrah fail to take wickets consistently in the first ten games of the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 season. Moreover, with only five wickets, but this changed in the game against Kolkata Knight Riders on Monday at Dr DY Patil Sports Academy. Bumrah was on fire, and he rattled the opposition with yorkers and bouncers. The pacer went on to take five wickets, his first five-wicket haul in the lucrative league.
Former Team India head coach Ravi Shastri praised Bumrah “Daddy Showing Who’s Boss”:
“Daddy demonstrates who is in charge. I hope the young boys are paying attention. The class is eternal – @Jaspritbumrah93 @mipaltan #MIvsKKR #IPL2022, “Shastri took to Twitter.
Bumrah finished his four overs with figures of 5-10. These are the best figures for a pacer in the IPL. This enabled Mumbai Indians to restrict Kolkata Knight Riders to 165/9 in 20 overs.
KKR batted first and scored 165/9 in 20 overs. Nitish Rana and Venkatesh Iyer each scored 43 runs. KKR were cruising at 123/2 in the 13th over at one point, but Bumrah showed his class from there.
However, no Mumbai Indians batter was able to stay at the crease for the duration of the chase, and they were eventually bowled out for 113. Cummins took three wickets, while Andre Russell took two, as KKR won by 52 runs.
With only four points, the Mumbai Indians are at the bottom of the points table.