Alzarri Joseph six star performance crush SRH against MI
Alzarri Joseph scripted the perfect debut in Indian Premier League, with a six-fer on the card, Joseph crushed Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 19th match of the competition.
The 22 year old pacer of St Kitts and Nevis Patriots rewrote the history recording the best bowling figure. He claimed 6 for 12 as SRH downed to 96 all out chasing Mumbai Indians’ 136.
The Windies youngster was literally unplayable as he hardly gave away anything for the two time title holder SRH batsmen.
Stepping into the run-up while appearing in his first ever IPL match, Alzarri Joseph struck with his first delivery to dismiss danger man David Warner and removed Vijay Shankar in his second over. He returned for his second spell and dismissed Deepak Hooda and Rashid Khan in successive deliveries.
Joseph became the 2nd man to make a five wicket haul on IPL debut when he dismissed Bhuvneshwar Kumar in his final over.
However he was not done yet; he dismissed Siddharth Kaul and finished with figures of 6 for 12 off 3.4 overs to hand Sunrisers Hyderabad a 40 runs defeat.
In the previous portion of the match, Mumbai Indian’s banked on a hard hitting knock from Kieron Pollard after declined to 97 for 7 during the eighteenth over of their innings.
Pollard slammed 46 facing 26 deliveries flicking 2 fours and 4 sixes taking his team to 136/7 in their stipulated 20 overs.
With three wins in five matches, Mumbai Indians keep their feet in the fourth place of the point table while Sunrisers Hyderabad remain in the second position having the better run-rate.
Alzarri Joseph registers the best bowling figures of 6/12 in #VIVOIPL history.
Take a bow, young lad 🙌🙌 pic.twitter.com/J1A7TPJimz
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History in 22 balls 💙💙💙💙
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) April 6, 2019
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