New Delhi. In the second phase of the Indian Premier League (IPL), Rajasthan Royals will not miss players like Jofra Archer and Andrew Tye as they have got T20 No. 1 bowler Tabrez Shamsi as a substitute. . Shamsi is also in excellent form these days. With the arrival of Shamsi, the bowling attack of Rajasthan will be strengthened.
Left-arm spinner Shamsi is currently with the South Africa team on the tour of Sri Lanka and is bowling brilliantly there. Due to his bowling, the South African team has gone 2-0 up in the series. Shamsi also took 4 wickets in the first two matches of the T20 series against Sri Lanka. During this, he gave only 40 runs in six overs at an economy rate of 6.66, which would be considered good in terms of T20. His strike rate in this series has also been amazing. He is taking a wicket every 9th ball. Seeing this performance, Rajasthan has included this spinner.
Shamsi is the highest wicket-taker in T20 Internationals this year. He has taken 28 wickets in 16 T20s so far. During this, he gave 333 runs in 61 overs at an economy rate of 5.45. He has taken 4 wickets twice this year and his strike rate has also been tremendous. He is taking a wicket every 13th ball. On the strength of this performance, he is at the first place in the T20 ranking of bowlers. He has 792 points in his account. 31-year-old Shamsi plays for the Titans team in South Africa’s domestic cricket. He made his international debut in 2017 with the T20I series against England. The left-arm leg-spinner has since taken 45 wickets in 39 T20Is. At the same time, in this period, he has taken 32 wickets in 27 ODIs.
In the IPL (Indian Premier League), Shamsi has played 4 matches, in which he has taken 3 wickets. He was added to the team as a substitute by RCB in the year 2016. Since then he has not been joined by any team, so he would like to prove himself by performing better this time.
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