Mustafizur Rahman since his outstanding debut in international cricket had an impressive spell in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Now the Bangladesh bowler takes the county cricket by surprise playing for Sussex Sharks in the NatWest T20 blast.
Mustafizur Rahman made a dream debut on English soil as he took four wickets conceding just 23 runs in four overs at Chelmsford on Thursday. His spells helped Sussex to win the match by 24 runs.
Sussex batting first scored a daunting total of 200 runs. Essex Eagles started well but Mustafizur Rahman strikes at regular interval during the death over of the match that affected Eagles’ chase. Eagles finally ended at 176 for 8 in 20 overs.
Mustafizur was first introduced in the match in the sixth over. The left arm bowler made a decent start, conceding just four runs alongside claiming three dot balls. He was gain brought in the action in the 16th over of the match, and this time around his Yorker and famous cutters troubled Eagles batsmen.
Rahman first uprooted Ravi Bopara in his second over, then he stroke twice in the next over as he took the wickets of Ryan ten Doeschate and James Foster respectively. He came to deliver the penultimate over of the match, the Fizz added one more to his tally by getting hold of Callum Taylor.
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