Mohammed Irfan’s magic spell in Caribbean Premier League: 4-3-1-2

first_imgPakistan fast bowler Mohammad Irfan has set a new record of being the most economical bowler in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL).Playing for Barbados Tridents, the 36-year-old conceded just one run in his four overs spell against St Kitts and Nevis Patriots and scalped two important wickets of Chris Gayle and Evin Lewis in the match.”I’m really happy. I would’ve been happier if the team won, but I am happy that I bowled one of the best spells in T20 cricket,” Irfan said.”I liked bowling on the lively wicket, and I get extra bounce because of my height. So yes, a satisfying performance.”#MohammadIrfan makes history with #record #T20 spell https://t.co/p1pEbbmDeB #Cricket #CaribbeanPremierLeague, pic.twitter.com/NwKH5kHcJERadio Pakistan (@RadioPakistan) August 27, 2018The record was, earlier, registered to the names of South African bowler Chris Morris and Sri Lanka’s Chanaka Welegedara with an economy rate of 0.5 each after bowling a full quota of 4 overs.Irfan now has the best economy in an innings of 0.25 after bowling his full quota of four overs. He ended up with the figures of 2/1 bowling 3 maiden overs.Irfan has played a total of 20 T20 internationals for Pakistan where he has taken 15 wickets with an economy rate of 7.25.The Caribbean Premier League, which started on August 8, will continue till September 16.(With inputs from ANI)last_img

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