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Arshdeep Singh produces peach of a delivery to send Smith packing on County debut

Team India’s star quick bowler, Arshdeep Singh, has lately begun his County stint with Kent. In his debut match in opposition to Surrey, Arshdeep took his maiden wicket within the match by dismissing Matthew Foakes early on. He continued his spectacular efficiency by choosing up two wickets within the first innings, conceding solely 43 runs in 14.2 overs. However, his greatest second within the match got here within the second innings when he bowled a harmful Jamie Smith.

On Day 3 of the match, Smith produced an unbelievable show of power-hitting, smashing a century off simply 70 deliveries. Despite this, Arshdeep remained targeted and decided. When Smith was batting on 114, Arshdeep bowled from across the wicket and castled the batter’s defence with a peach of a delivery.


On Day 3, Surrey completed sturdy with a rating of 263/3, placing them in a commanding place to safe a memorable victory on the St. Lawrence Ground in Canterbury. They want simply 238 extra runs to seal the deal.

However, it wasn’t at all times clean crusing for Surrey. Kent had dominated the primary two days of the sport, scoring a formidable 301 within the first innings after which bowling Surrey out for a measly 145. Foakes and Arshdeep managed to choose up the wickets of some massive names, together with Australia’s Daniel Worrall.

But Surrey wasn’t prepared to quit simply but. They returned to bat and crossed the 300-run mark, placing 344 on the board. Arshdeep, who had already made an influence together with his bowling, additionally contributed with the bat, remaining unbeaten on 12 off 11 deliveries and smashing two fours as he batted at no.11.

Earlier, Arshdeep had said that India’s head coach, Rahul Dravid, performed a pivotal position in his determination to be a part of Kent.

“Feeling happy and excited to be here, to be a part of such a great franchise. It is a great county with a rich history as I have been told by people back home. It feels like home. It is just colder than home,” mentioned Arshdeep in a video posted by the membership forward of the match.

“Why Kent? A lot of this goes to Rahul Dravid, he told me about the history of this club and that he represented this club as well. I want to play because of that as well, he has inspired a lot of youngsters back home. This inspired me join Kent as well,” added the younger pacer.

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