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Fazalhaq Farooqi picked by Chennai Super Kings as a net bowler for IPL-2021


Afghanistan pacer Fazalhaq Farooqi will be a net bowler for CSK in IPL 2021. Farooqi is a left-arm seamer who made his T20I debut for Afghanistan a couple of days prior against Zimbabwe. The 20-year-old has played 12 top notch matches, 6 List A games and 2 T20s up until this point. 

Afghanistan quick bowler Fazalhaq Farooqi has been roped in by Chennai Super Kings as a net bowler for IPL 2021. The young Afghanistan pacer left for India on Wednesday to join the CSK crew which is at present preparing in Mumbai.

The official announcement was given by Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) by tweeting-

“Young Fast bowler @fazalhaqfarooq6 left to India where he is roped in as a net bowler by @ChennaiIPL for the upcoming season of @IPL!” 

He will have the chance to hobnob with amazing India commander MS Dhoni, who will lead CSK in IPL 2021. 

In front of the competition opener on April 9, CSK dispatched their new pullover for IPL 2019. CSK’s new outfit has three stars on the establishment’s logo to signify the three titles won in 2010, 2011 and 2018, other than the cover as an accolade for India’s military. 

Prior to Wednesday, CSK all-rounder Suresh Raina had shown up in Mumbai for the 2021 IPL. The all-rounder had posted stories on his Instagram account that began with him getting inside the air terminal, arriving in Mumbai and afterward beginning his isolation period in the city. 

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Reigning champs Mumbai Indians will play Royal Challengers Bangalore in the season opener. 

The Dhoni-led Yellow army side had a troubling excursion in a year ‘s IPL. The side completed at the seventh situation on the Points table. Raina had missed the IPL 2020 season subsequent to pulling out of the competition because of individual reasons yet will play in the current year’s money rich alliance. 

CSK rope in Afghanistan spinner

Earlier CSK has roped Afghanistan fast bowler Fazalhaq Farooqi and they have roped in Afghan left-arm leg-spinner Noor Ahmad as a net bowler for IPL 2021

16-year old Noor Ahmad is a left-arm leg-spinner and has already plied his trade in the Big Bash League for Melbourne Renegades. The teenager was also set to play in last year’s Caribbean Premier League after being drafted by the St Lucia Zouks.

In the players’ sale hung on February 18, Chennai purchased any semblance of Moeen Ali and K Gowtham. CSK has won the IPL threefold and is viewed as perhaps the best establishments in T20 history. Chennai Super Kings will fire their season against other participants Delhi Capitals at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on April 10.



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