Sam Curran has failed to fireplace for PBKS in IPL 2023© BCCI/Sportzpics
An important cricketer throughout his enjoying days, Virender Sehwag has become a pundit who would not know the way to mince phrases. Not for the primary time this season, Sehwag launched a scathing assault at Punjab Kings all-rounder Sam Curran, who’s the most-expensive participant within the historical past of the Indian Premier League. After PBKs’ Prabhsimran Singh guided the staff to a win over Delhi Capitals together with his maiden ton within the competitors, Sehwag lauded the batter however someway introduced Sam Curran into the dialog.
Prabhsimran was sole optimistic for Punjab within the match towards Delhi, scoring 103 off 65 balls whereas Curran was the second-highest run-getter with a knock of 20 off 24 balls. Reviewing what occurred on the sphere, Sehwag was fast to fireplace photographs at Curran whereas hailing Prabhsimran
“Punjab Kings have benefitted from the chances that they’ve given to Prabhsimran. Now, he has to be consistent. And I think the PBKS will benefit a lot from such a player. When he came for the first time, he was bought for a lot of money (INR 4.8 crore). This time around, he fetched quite less (INR 60 lakh). But he proved his talent today.
“He confirmed that he can hit these centuries. Once more, he was purchased for INR 60 lakh, and if a participant fetching that a lot scores tons of and wins you a few video games, there could be nothing higher than that. You obtain Sam Curran for Rs 18.5 crores, what has he achieved?” Sehwag said in a chat on Cricbuzz.
The victory over Delhi kept Punjab alive in the playoffs race. However, the job is far from being over. Placed 6th in the points table, Shikhar Dhawan’s men have 6 wins in 6 matches, giving them a points tally of 12. However, they still need to win the remaining two matches in the league stage of the campaign to be in control of their playoffs’ fate.
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