IPL 2022 Purple Cap: Umesh Yadav settles on the number one chair, Mumbai bowler also benefits, see full picture
IPL 2022 Purple Cap in English: Umesh Yadav has taken care of not only wickets but also economy in this season and in this matter also he is above the rest.
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) The good performance of IPL 2022 continues. With a new captain and many new faces, even big teams are not standing in front of KKR, who are entering the field. After defeating champions Chennai Super Kings in their very first match Kolkata now Mumbai Indians has also been defeated. In this victory of Kolkata, once again fast bowler Umesh Yadav (Umesh Yadav) He played an important role, who is constantly troubling the opponents by taking wickets in the opening overs. This is the reason why the legendary Indian fast bowler has the most wickets i.e. Purple Cap. (IPL Purple Cap) Still above all other bowlers in the key race.
Kolkata Knight Riders won over Mumbai in the match held in Pune on Wednesday, 6 April. This is Kolkata’s third win in four matches this season. Umesh Yadav has performed well in every match for the team and he did not stop even against Mumbai. Umesh took 1 wicket in this match and now after 4 innings of 4 matches, he has the highest number of 9 wickets. In this way he still remains the number one bowler.
Apart from Umesh, mills also benefit
In this match against Mumbai Indians, Umesh Yadav got the big wicket of Rohit Sharma. Not only this, in the fourth consecutive match, he got a wicket in the powerplay itself. He took 1 wicket for 25 runs in his 4 overs. In this match, apart from Umesh, Mumbai’s left-arm fast bowler Timal Mills also took 2 wickets and now he has 6 wickets in 3 matches and is in sixth place. Apart from them, Rahul Chahar and Wanindu Hasaranga also have 6-6 wickets, who are above Mills.
economical with wickets
Not only the wicket, but also Umesh has no answer in terms of economy. This KKR pacer has so far bowled the most 54 ‘dot balls’ in the tournament. That is, the batsman could not score a single run in 54 balls of batsman Umesh. Their economy rate is also better than many giants. He is giving runs at the rate of just 5.25 runs per over. In this case, his own team’s legendary spinner Sunil Narine is at number one, who is spending runs at the rate of 4.75.
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