Pat Cummins

Former Australia Nationwide Cricket Group participant Tom Moody and former India Nationwide Cricket Group wicket-keeper Robin Uthappa consider that the premier Aussie pacer Pat Cummins is an outstanding Take a look at and ODI bowler, however the identical can’t be mentioned about him in T20 cricket.

Australia Nationwide Cricket Group are presently taking part in in opposition to Eire Nationwide Cricket Group within the thirty first match of the ICC Males’s T20 World Cup 2022. Australian Take a look at captain Pat Cummins, who has picked up 53 wickets in 48 T20I innings, was as soon as once more picked forward of Kane Richardson within the taking part in XI regardless of not being very profitable within the ongoing multi-nation event.

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Talking on ESPNCricinfo’s programme T20 Time Out after the toss, Tom Moody mentioned the Cummins’ spot within the taking part in XI could be beneath risk if Group Australia decide to play two specialist spinners within the taking part in XI.

“They’re backing him [Cummins], however fascinating sufficient, Aaron Finch mentioned on the toss the potential for taking part in two spinners. So that may have put Pat Cummins, I’d have thought, beneath risk together with his place. That will have one thing to do with the dryness on the floor that was mentioned within the pitch report.

“I don’t thoughts the thought of two spinners as a result of Australia have additionally bought the all-rounders. Now, Mitch Marsh is bowling once more. You’ve got [Marcus] Stoinis who can bowl. So that you’ve bought loads of tempo choices or medium-pace choices,” former Australian cricketers mentioned.

In T20 cricket, I don’t suppose he’s nearly as good as his popularity within the different codecs – Tom Moody on Pat Cummins

Pat Cummins
Pat Cummins (Picture Credit score: Twitter)

The 57-year-old additional mentioned that Cummins will not be nearly as good a bowler in T20 cricket as he’s within the different two codecs of the sport. He added that he would like Kane Richardson within the taking part in XI instead of Cummins. He acknowledged:

“The one particular person I feel is unfortunate in that Australian setup is Kane Richardson. I simply suppose he’s a really intelligent skilful T20 bowler. Pat Cummins, everyone knows what he’s able to doing with the purple ball. He is an outstanding Take a look at bowler, he’s an excellent 50-over bowler. In T20 cricket, I don’t suppose he’s nearly as good as his popularity within the different codecs of the sport. So I’d personally undoubtedly be contemplating Kane Richardson or that second spin-bowling choice.”

Throughout the identical dialogue, Robin Uthappa mentioned that he utterly agrees with Moody that Cummins will not be a great T20 bowler. He asserted:

“I truly are inclined to agree with that. I feel he’s within the [T20I] squad extra on popularity than on expertise. I feel very comparable is Steve Smith, he hasn’t cracked the code with T20 cricket. I feel they’re distinctive One-day and Take a look at match cricketers, however they haven’t actually nailed the T20 cricket for themselves.”

Robin Uthappa
Robin Uthappa (Picture Credit score: Twitter)

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