IPL 2022: What Lasith Malinga mention After Dwayne Bravo Broke His Bowling Record
Former Sri Lanka paceman Lasith Malinga heaped appreciation on veteran all-rounder Dwayne Bravo after the latter surpassed his record for most wickets in the Indian Premier League’s history. Bravo, who was level with Malinga for 170 wickets, dismissed Deepak Hooda during Chennai Super Kings’ (CSK) game against the Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) on Thursday, giving him his 171st IPL scalp. Malinga complimented Bravo on being the top wicket-taker in IPL history, calling the CSK all-rounder a “champion” on Twitter.
“Bravo is a WINNER. @DJBravo47, congrats on becoming the highest wicket-taker in IPL history. You still have a long way to go, young man!” Malinga expressed himself on Twitter.
Bravo had previously tied Malinga’s record for most wickets in a season opener, taking three against the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR).
Malinga, who is now the Rajasthan Royals’ fast-bowling coach, grabbed 170 wickets in 122 matches, average little under 20.
Bravo, on the other hand, managed to accomplish the same feat after 152 games.
Malinga, who played for the Mumbai Indians from 2008 to 2009, won four IPL titles during his stint there.
In the mean time, CSK misplaced their moment coordinate of the season after LSG won their lady IPL coordinate with a emotional chase. With six wickets and three balls to save, LSG chased down a 211-run target. In their opening amusement of the season, the protecting champions had too misplaced to KKR. On Sunday, April 3, CSK will play PBKS in their following coordinate.