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IPL 2022: Pace Is Not So Important – Kapil Dev



Pace Is Not So Important - Kapil Dev

Kapil Dev says Pace Is Not So Important: Sunrisers Hyderabad’s Umran has been on fire in IPL with his pace bowling. He has already impressed many people with his pace.

The young pacer has the ability to bowl around 150kmph. Former head coach Ravi Shastri already said that Umran Malik a player to looko forward to in the future.

Although, Umran Malik has bowled around 60 delivered at a speed of 145+ kph in IPL 2022. However, Kapil Dev wants him to adopt consistency in his bowling too rather than just focusing on express pace.

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“Pace is not so important. Consistent bowling with a good pace is more important. Doing it in an OK match but doing it regularly within 15-20 matches is more important. It’s a great achievement. India didn’t have pace bowlers earlier but we are now competing with the world thanks to the IPL”, Kapil Dev told reporters at Karnavati University, a private university in Gandhinagar.

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“The Indian cricket board has placed a lot of importance on the infrastructure. This has been hugely beneficial to the young cricketers. The board has given facilities to players.”, said Kapil Dev.

Kapil Dev appreciated the efforts of the BCCI in nurturing new talent every year. “The Indian Cricket Board has placed a lot of emphasis on infrastructure. This was very beneficial for the young cricketers. The board has provided facilities for the players,” added Kapil Dev in his speech.

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Kapil Dev was highly impressed with young talents like Tilak Verma, Ayush Badoni, Vaibhav Arora, and Jitesh Sharma. Kapil Dev believes that IPL has come a long way and we are witnessing so many young talents trying to create their impact in IPL.