Pakistan and Islamabad United pacer Hasan Ali has mentioned he isn’t going to hug the batsman or chat with him after hitting him on the helmet.
Hasan Ali was talking in reference to the Sarfaraz Ahmed-Shaheen Afridi incident throughout the Quetta Gladiators vs Lahore Qalandars match in PSL 2021. The two Pakistani cricketers had been concerned in an unsightly spat after Afridi hit Ahmed on the helmet with a bouncer.
In an interview with Cricket Pakistan, Hasan Ali was requested how he would react if he hit a senior batsman from his nation with a bouncer. The pacer responded:
“As knowledgeable, in the event you hit a batsman on the helmet, it’s your duty to ask him as soon as if he’s ok. That is sportsmanship spirit. But I’m not going to hug the batsman or chat with him after hitting him on the helmet. This a recreation of cricket after all. No bowler would need to ship down mild deliveries to the batsman and get hit for fours and sixes.”
“If the batsman get hit, a bowler can verify on him as soon as as an act of courtesy. After that, it’s the medical employees’s duty to look after the batsman and do a concussion check. Just as a result of I hit a batsman, doesn’t imply I’m going and deal with him as effectively,” he went on to add.
As a senior participant, you’ve gotten to take duty: Hasan Ali
Islamabad United completed the PSL 2021 league stage on high of the factors desk, with eight wins out of 10. In reality, they’ve received their final 5 matches in a row.
In their penultimate group encounter towards Peshawar Zalmi, their stand-in captain Usman Khawaja hammered an excellent hundred. Reflecting on Islamabad United’s excellent batting effort in the match, the place they put up 247 batting first, Hasan Ali mentioned:
“Our captain for that recreation Usman Khawaja batted brilliantly and, after that, Asif Ali slammed 43 runs in 14 balls. Brandon King additionally batted very effectively on his debut. Colin Munro additionally gave an excellent begin. So it’s nice that Islamabad United have been in such good type and, in each recreation, totally different batsmen have stood up.”
Hasan Ali himself has been spectacular with the ball, claiming 12 wickets in PSL 2021 to date. Speaking about his efficiency, Hasan Ali mentioned that, as a senior, he’s certain to take duty. The pacer acknowledged:
“As a senior participant, you’ve gotten to take duty. The children are supporting me very effectively. Mohammad Wasim Jr bowled properly in Karach leg in addition to right here. Akif (Javed) has made a comeback after some time and he has additionally impressed. This is a extremely good bowling unit and we wish to maintain performing the similar manner.”
Islamabad United will take on Multan Sultans in the Qualifier of PSL 2021 on Monday. Peshawar Zalmi will meet Karachi Kings in Eliminator 1.
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