India vs Australia: Rohit Sharma explains why Mohammed Shami beat only 20th in warm-up match

Mohammed Shami has won 3 goals in 1 match against Australia© Twitter

Just a few days after arriving in Australia as Jasipino BumrahSubstituted for the 2022 T20 World Cup, Mohammed Shami put on a breath-taking bowling performance in his warm-up match against Australia on Monday. The veteran player only conceded one goal in the match, which was also the final round, but what he did in those six balls took everyone’s breath away. Even India’s captain Rohit Sharma was beaten by Shami’s performance in the match despite the difficult situation he was asked to hit the ball.

During the practice match, Rohit unexpectedly kept Shami from the bowling attack during the main part of the match. However, Hitman made a big surprise when he served Shami in the 20th minute.

The veteran player has not played a ball in Team India’s two practice matches against Western Australia before. But, was tasked with defending the last 10 runs against the mighty Australians.

Shami had 4 runs in the first few balls before being disqualified Pat Cumminspolite of Virat kohlione-handed blower. Ashton Agar was then disqualified because Australia lost 2 players in 2 balls.

Shami then also hit the following two balls, choosing ‘s ball Josh Inglis and Kane Richardson. As a result, Australia was shot in 180 runs while India won the match with 6 runs.

Rohit, speaking after the game, Rohit explained why he gave only one to Shami, the final was over.


“He (Shami) is coming back after a long time, so we wanted to challenge him.

In the absence of Bumrah, Shami will have great responsibility in the role of spearheading India’s speed attack. Considering how he bowled against Australia in the warm-up, the team leadership’s confidence in him is sure to see a boost.

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