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Umran Malik says he is very greatful for the love and respect

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Umran Malik garnered a lot of attention when IP was going on and afters its end. he have taking 22 wickets for SunRisers Hyderabad in 14 games, along with a fast bowler versus Gujarat Titans. The bowler frequently delivered in the 150kmph zone and sometimes even produced the second-fastest ball of the season, at 157kmph. The Jammu-born spinner has been nominated to India’s team for the forthcoming five-match series against South Africa, which kicks off on Wednesday at Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi. In an exclusive interview with Indianexpress, he opened up on his journey and his inspiration.

Umran Malik says he is very grateful for the love and respect

Legendary Australian bowler Brett Lee told news agency ANI this week that Umran reminded him a little bit of Waqar Younis.

Umran, on the other hand, has revealed that he has never admired past Pakistan pacers and that his bowling inspirations are Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami, or SRH colleague Bhuvneshwar Kumar.

“I haven’t followed up on Waqar Younis. I get an instinctive reaction. Bumrah, Shami, and Bhuvneshwar bhai are among of my idols. “When I was going up through the ranks, I used to follow them,” Umran told The Indian Express.

The speedster has also stated that he has not become overly excited since being picked to the national squad, and that his objective is to assist India in winning all five T20Is against South Africa.

“It’s pointless to get swept up. Inshallah, if it is destined to happen, it will. I would like to give my all for my nation. I have a chance in these five (T20I) matches (against South Africa). “My objective is for us to win all five matches, for me to perform well and win those games for India,” the talented cricketer revealed in his interview.

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