Sachin Tendulkar Is Impressed By Mohammed Shami: After winning their last four games back-to-back, Kings XI Punjab would be looking forward to winning the ongoing match against Kolkata Knight Riders.
After winning the toss, Kings XI Punjab kickstarted the game with a bang. The bowlers of KXIP dominated the game from the word go and restricted the Kolkata Knight Riders to just 149 runs at the Sharjah International Cricket Stadium.
Mohammed Shami, Ravi Bishnoi, and Chris Jordan did phenomenal work with the ball and bundled up the KKR’s batting line-up. However, it was the performance of Mohammed Shami that stole the show tonight for KXIP.
— Kings XI Punjab (@lionsdenkxip) October 26, 2020
Mohammed Shami picked three wickets and conceded 35 runs off his 4 overs. He picked three big wickets tonight as he dismissed Shubman Gill (54 off 45 balls), Rahul Tripathi (7 off 4 balls) and Dinesh Karthik (0 runs off 2 balls).
Meanwhile, social media was all praises for Mohammed Shami’s amazing spell. From cricketers to cricket fans, everyone took to their social media to praise the performance of Shami.
Among many, legendary Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar, who has been appreciating and applauding the performances of cricketers on his social media during the ongoing edition of the IPL, also took to his twitter and praised the brilliant bowling of Mohammed Shami. He wrote:
Here, check out the tweet of Sachin Tendulkar:
Good bowling on any surface or any ground is effective. The line & length that Shami was bowling was spot on.
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) October 26, 2020
Meanwhile, KXIP were given a target of 149 runs by Kolkata Knight Riders. It will be interesting to see if they are able to win this game or not.