Brett Lee
Brett Lee (src: Twitter)

Former Australian pacer Brett Lee was one of many quickest bowlers the world has ever seen and he has all the time had a particular place for kids who can bowl severe tempo. Umran Malik is a kind of who matches into Lee’s likings and the previous has impressed lots of consultants together with his tempo. The 22-year-old is ready to journey to Australia as a internet bowler for the T20 World Cup 2022 as soon as he will get his visa points cleared.  

Nonetheless, the true dilemma is about who can exchange the mighty Jasprit Bumrah within the T20 World Cup squad 2022. Whereas Deepak Chahar has picked up an damage once more, Mohammed Shami has cleared his health exams and the skilled seamer is anticipated to be drafted from the reserves into the 15-man squad. Other than these two bowlers, Mohammed Siraj has additionally made a giant assertion with a incredible efficiency within the latest sequence towards South Africa.  

Shami and Siraj stay the frontrunners for alternative of Bumrah nonetheless Lee has voted for the younger pacer Malik to be given a go in Australia.  

Get Umran Malik to Australia the place the ball flies by means of: Brett Lee 

Lee in contrast Malik to top-of-the-line automobiles on the earth when it comes to velocity and felt that the latter has been wasted within the storage. He additional talked about that Umran Malik ought to have been within the 15-man squad for the T20 World Cup and famous his talents to hit the 150 Kmph constantly which shall be of immense use in Australian circumstances.  

“Umran Malik is bowling at 150 km per hour. I imply when you have got the very best automotive on the earth, and you permit it within the storage, then what is the level of getting that automotive? Umran Malik ought to have been picked within the Indian squad for the World Cup,” Lee instructed Khaleej Occasions.

“Sure, he’s younger, sure, he’s uncooked, however he bowls at 150 kmph, so get him within the workforce, get him to Australia the place the ball flies by means of. It is totally different when you have got a man bowling at 140 kmph and a man who’s bowling at 150 kmph.” 

Lee concluded that the lack of Bumrah is a big setback to the workforce and felt that it’s going to add the strain on seamers like Bhuvneshwar Kumar within the upcoming T20 World Cup. 

“The actual fact is that Jasprit Bumrah suffered the again damage, it is big blow to India’s probabilities (on the World Cup). I’m not saying they can not do it. They’re an exquisite aspect, however a powerful Indian aspect is the aspect that has Jasprit Bumrah. That will put strain on guys like Bhuvneshwar Kumar,” he added.