Former Australian pacer Brett Lee hailed India speedster Jasprit Bumrah and shared a few tips apart from guiding him on how he can improve as a bowler. Asking him to work on his action to earn greater success, Lee said Bumrah can also increase his pace if he wants. Also Read - Rishabh Pant, Yuzvendra Chahal Get Into a Banter During Live Chat Session of Kevin Pietersen-Virat Kohli | SEE POST
“The current Indian pace attack is very, very good, led by Jasprit Bumrah. He is the guy who can also increase his pace. A few little things…you know he is working on with his action, with shooing with that arm pulling down harder and pulling out straighter. He has really improved his action bit. I am really impressed with the way he bowled in the last couple of years.,” Lee said. Also Read - It Was an Emotional Win For Entire Nation: Sachin Tendulkar on 2011 WC Win
The Mumbai Indians cricketer, who returned from a lower-back injury, was not at his best in the last series against New Zealand. Also Read - Shahid Afridi Feels PCB Failed to Set Strong Example Against Corruption
Fans would get to see him bowl in the cash-rich Indian Premier League (IPL), which has now been postponed to April 15 in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak which has affected the sporting world.
“I can’t even think about the IPL at this point. It is irrelevant along with everything else. The only thing which is relevant is in what we are living in and it is a world war three situation where we are fighting to help so many people,” KXIP owner Ness Wadia said.
The star-studded eight-team league was originally scheduled to start on March 29 in Mumbai but looks set for a cancellation given the current crisis.