Virender Sehwag has been left impressed with Arshdeep Singh‘s efficiency as he in contrast his skills with Indian greats like Zaheer Khan and Ashish Nehra. Sehwag stated that the pacer is particular as he bowls within the dying for Punjab Kings constantly together with delivering some powerplay overs.
The BCCI introduced an 18-member Indian squad for the upcoming sequence in opposition to South Africa, beginning on ninth June. Gamers like Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli have been given relaxation whereas new alternatives have come up for some uncapped gamers like Arshdeep Singh and Umran Malik as they’ve been rewarded with a maiden call-up on account of their unbelievable performances in IPL 2022.
Have solely seen Zaheer Khan and Ashish Nehra do what Arshdeep is doing: Virender Sehwag
Notably, Arshdeep has scalped 10 wickets in 14 matches whereas in IPL 2022. He has 4 wickets within the dying and the left-arm pacer has conceded at solely 7.91 runs an over in that part amongst pacers, which is simply behind Jasprit Bumrah’s 7.66. Sehwag hailed Arshdeep for his capability to bother the batters the identical manner as Zaheer Khan and Ashish Nehra, which he witnessed throughout his enjoying days.
“Arshdeep has impressed me as a result of he bowls two of the final three overs for Punjab Kings. He could not have that many wickets, however his financial system fee is good. He’s the bowler who bowls one over with the brand new ball and two within the slog overs,” Sehwag instructed Cricbuzz.
“I’ve solely seen Zaheer Khan and Ashish Nehra do that in my time. Now, it’s Arshdeep and Bumrah, and Bhuvneshwar as nicely. It’s a very troublesome job to bowl within the slog overs,” he added.
Arshdeep Singh has been exhibiting consistency in his efficiency as he bagged 18 wickets at a median of 19 in 12 matches within the final 12 months’s IPL for the Punjab Kings. His yorkers and total efficiency within the dying overs made Punjab retain him forward of IPL 2022 for INR 4 crore.