IPL2022: Bhuvneshwar Kumar, SRH Pace Spearhead, Is Nearing A Major Milestone. Bhuvneshwar Kumar is currently rank eighth in the world. Trailing Sunil Narine, Ravichandran Ashwin, Harbhajan Singh, Piyush Chawla, and Amit Mishra, as well as Malinga and Bravo.
Sunrisers Hyderabad kick off their IPL 2022 campaign against Rajasthan Royals on Tuesday. All eyes will be on pace spearhead Bhuvneshwar Kumar as he looks to reignite his career. The IPL platform that help Bhuvneshwar Kumar resurrect his India career. As he won the Purple Cap in back-to-back seasons in 2016 and 2017. However, due to a string of injuries and the rise of other pacers, Bhuvi has fallen down the pecking order across all formats.
He is still a contender in white-ball cricket, and a strong showing in the IPL will go a long way toward securing his spot in the squad for the ICC T20 World Cup, which will be held later this year.
This season, Bhuvi will also reach a significant milestone in the IPL. With 142 wickets, the medium pacer is only 8 wickets away from reaching 150 for the tournament.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar he first Indian pacer in IPL history to achieve the feat.
With 170 wickets, Lasith Malinga and Dwayne Bravo are the joint-highest wicket-takers in the IPL right now, with the latter set to break the record this season.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar is currently rank eighth in the world, trailing Sunil Narine, Ravichandran Ashwin, Harbhajan Singh, Piyush Chawla, and Amit Mishra, as well as Malinga and Bravo.
The Sunrisers maintained their faith in Bhuvneshwar Kumar by selecting him in the auction for Rs 4.2 crore, and they would expect their bowling lynchpin to deliver, especially after losing out on the talismanic Rashid Khan to the Gujarat Titans.