IPL 2021: Harpreet Brar becomes PBKS biggest hero, dismisses RCB’s Kohli, Maxwell, De Villiers in his 1st game

IPL 2021: Punjab Kings' Harpreet Brar becomes PBKS biggest hero, dismisses RCB’s Virat Kohli, Glenn Maxwell, AB De Villiers in his 1st game
IPL 2021: Punjab Kings' Harpreet Brar becomes PBKS biggest hero, dismisses RCB’s Virat Kohli, Glenn Maxwell, AB De Villiers in his 1st game

Harpreet Brar becomes PBKS biggest hero, dismisses RCB’s Kohli, Maxwell, De Villiers in his 1st game- Punjab Kings pacer Harpreet Brar had a dream run in his first IPL 2021. He took the big wickets of RCB’s Virat Kohli, Glenn Maxwell and AB De Villiers at Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad on Friday. The 25-year-old began his wicket tally with the crucial wicket of well-settled Virat Kohli for 35 runs after which Glenn Maxwell departed for a first-ball duck. He later dismissed AB De Villiers for just 2 runs after a catch from Punjab Kings skipper KL Rahul.

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IPL 2021: Harpreet Brar becomes PBKS biggest hero, dismisses RCB’s Kohli, Maxwell, De Villiers in his 1st game

The youngster gave away just 19 runs in his quota of 4 overs at an economy rate of 4.8. Harpreet Brar’s triple blow left RCB tottering at 69/4 after 12.1 overs in a run chase of 180 runs.

It is notable that Brar had also smashed quickfire 25 off just 17 balls with the help of a four and a couple of sixes to guide Punjab Kings to 179 in their allotted 20 overs.

He also took a good catch in the deep to dismiss Shahbaz Ahmed off Ravi Bishnoi’s delivery.

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Harpreet Brar was roped in by Punjab Kings in 2019 for Rs 20 lakh. He is playing his third consecutive season for the same franchise.

Total IPL salary: Rs 60 lakh

He is coming on the back of a decent run in Vijay Hazare Trophy.

Punjab vs M. Pradesh 0 0/20 28-Feb-2021 Indore List A
Punjab vs Vidarbha 24* 4/43 26-Feb-2021 Indore List A
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Harpreet Brar IPL career

Batting and Fielding Mat No Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s CT ST
Career 4 2 45 25* 29 155.17 0 0 3 3 1 0

 

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