Tabraiz Shamsi says “Get Some Inside Information” in the Indian Premier League. Rajasthan Royals is set to play within the second phase of the IPL 2021. Also, South African spinner Tabraiz Shamsi is looking to gather some “inside information” around the UAE pitches. It is before he returns to the nation for the T20 World Cup match.
Tabraiz Shamsi is the world no. 1 ranked T20I bowler in ICC rankings. He will be joining the Royals squad. As a substitution for Australian pacer Andrew Tye for the remainder of IPL scheduled. Moreover, to be held within the UAE from September 19, 2021.
“I’m not going to sit here and pretend that I’m not excited about the Indian Premier League. I am very excited. Especially because I’ve never played in Dubai and Abu Dhabi,” Shamsi was quoted as saying by ESPNcricinfo.
“The IPL is a different thing. I have played in the past but I was a lot younger and I didn’t get a lot of game time regularly. When you get regular game time, you can showcase what you can do. You can improve,” he also added.
Earlier he played in the four IPL matches. In which he picked up three wickets for the Royal Challengers Bangalore. Shamsi had been recruited as a replacement player during the 2016 season.
“…I’m really happy I got picked up in the IPL because I’ve never been there and played there,” said Shamsi.
Tabraiz Shamsi picked up 45 wickets in 39 T20Is. Along with 32 wickets in 27 ODIs for South Africa. The 31-year-old left-arm spinner feels South Africa. He will do well at the T20 World Cup, considering their strong bowling attack.
“Lastly, I believe we have one of the best bowling attacks in the world. All we need is a bit of game time. I’m not saying that because we’ve won a couple of series back-to-back. The talent in the squad is there,” Tabraiz Shamsi said.