Mitchell Santner tries to be bowling pace in the Indian Premier League. Santner has been trying his hand. At pace bowling in the Chennai Super Kings nets. The Indian Premier League franchise’s official Twitter handle shared a video of “Seama Raja Santner vs The speed gun!”
“I used to bowl a little seam-up when I was younger and I saw the trainer had the speed gun out, so I thought I’d give it a crack. But, the physio said only three balls, so I had to make them count,” Santner said.
CSK posted on Twitter
In his first attempt, he managed to record a speed of 111 km per hour. “Triple one,” his teammate Rayudu informed him. He came back to his mark for his second try. Having warmed up with his first attempt. Santner bowled his second delivery at 126 km per hour. Also, drawing some cheers from his teammates and coaches. He was also not too shabby. As he recorded 125 km per hour on the speed gun. After the season last year, Chennai Super Kings have got back to business in the Indian Premier League 2021.
The MS Dhoni-led team sits on top of the points table. Ahead of Delhi Capitals on the net run rate in IPL. Chennai Super Kings were hot on Delhi Capitals’ heels. When the season was abruptly halted in May. Due to COVID-19 cases in the teams’ bio-bubbles. After the competition resumed in the UAE. Chennai Super Kings carried on from where they left off. Also, beating Mumbai Indians by 20 runs in their first game.
Lastly, Despite an early batting collapse. Gaikwad’s great knock and a brilliant spell by Deepak Chahar powered CSK to victory against rivals MI. CSK will now be up against RCB will be reeling from the thrashing. At the hands of Kolkata Knight Riders.