Punjab Kings’ (PBKS) newest recruitment Aiden Markram heaped praises on aspiring leg-spinner Ravi Bishnoi following his match-winning spell in opposition to the Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) on Saturday.
Notably, Bishnoi picked up three wickets for twenty-four as PBKS successfully defended a paltry total of 125. Bishnoi bagged the prized scalps of Manish Pandey, Kedar Jadhav and Abdul Samad.
Markram lauded Bishnoi and expressed his amazement at seeing the talents of the leg-spinner, who’s simply 21-year-old. Markram complimented all the bowling line-up of PBKS as they defended such a low rating in opposition to one of the vital constant sides in IPL.
“Unimaginable. It’s wonderful how he (Bishnoi) remains to be so younger, and but his talent set is simply on one other degree. I actually assume he’s simply going to go from power to power. In case you have a look at the bowling unit as an entire, they have been good. (Mohammed) Shami began off with wickets within the powerplay, which is at all times essential in defending a low rating. After which for the 2 spinners – (Harpreet) Brar and Bish (Ravi Bishnoi) – to bowl the way in which they did was wonderful,” mentioned the Proteas star within the post-match presser.
Markram, who top-scored for PBKS with 27, reckoned that the Mohali-based franchise would take a number of confidence from the thrilling victory in opposition to the Sunrisers.
“It isn’t at all times straightforward going to a floor the place, to an extent, you’re anticipated to do properly as a spinner or must do properly to your staff to win. However for them to ship the products, beneath strain prefer it was tonight, in a must-win recreation, was essential for us going ahead. We will take a number of confidence too as a staff,” added Markram.
The win has taken Punjab to fifth place within the factors desk with 4 wins in 10 matches, having 8 factors and a internet run price of -0.271.