Former Australia batsman Matthew Hayden expects Sunrisers Hyderabad quick bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Mumbai Indians pacer Jasprit Bumrah to be the 2 standout quicks within the IPL 2020.
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Hayden, who performed for Chennai Tremendous Kings within the first two seasons of the IPL, reckons Bhuvneshwar’s expertise – he’s received the Purple Cap in back-to-back editions in 2016 and 2017 – and the truth that Bumrah is among the many high three pacers on this planet – makes them a risk for opposition batsmen.
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“I really feel the skilled seam bowlers will all the time be a risk. Bhuvneshwar Kumar clearly has been unimaginable within the IPL. And from the Mumbai Indians standpoint, who can go previous one of many best bowlers in world cricket, i.e. Jasprit Bumrah. I believe he’s pretty much as good as anybody on their day,” Hayden mentioned on the Star Sports activities Present on Cricket Linked.
Amongst spinners, Hayden feels CSK off-spinner Harbhajan Singh and left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja can have season. CSK pack a powerful punch within the spin division with the likes of Imran Tahir, Piyush Chawla, Karn Sharma and Mitchell Santner of their ranks and moreover Harbhajan and Jadeja, the previous batsman believes the leg-spinners have likelihood to shine this 12 months.
“I believe you’ve got a handful of spinners as effectively who can look to dominate the play,” Hayden mentioned. “Even the outdated boys can do the job. I’m considering of men like Harbhajan Singh, who didn’t play a whole lot of cricket final 12 months however nonetheless a wily off-spinner who can have a go. “Jadeja from CSK, among the leggies as effectively who have gotten a giant likelihood to get amongst the wickets this 12 months.”