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Father used to sell fruits, son became a speed trader, friends used to say Ghajini, now will debut in Team India!

This player had shone with his speed in front of the batsmen around the world. Big players had to say, throw the ball slowly.

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It is said for India that there are no fast bowlers here. But this picture has changed in the last few years. Now India also has fast bowlers to compete with the world. A new name is going to be added to this list. In the coming time, this player can be seen playing in Team India. The world saw this player for the first time in IPL 2021. The name of this fast bowler is Umran Malik. Coming from Jammu and Kashmir, this bowler surprised everyone with his speed. So what is the story of Umran Malik, let us know-

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Umran Malik made it to the Jammu and Kashmir Under-19 team at the age of 18.  He started playing with leather ball only a year before joining the team.  Also, he did not play a single match in the Cooch Behar Trophy, a tournament of Under 19 cricket.  But had impressed India's under-19 selectors with his speed during the practice session.  Regarding this, Umran told ESPNcricinfo, they had come to visit the Vaishno Devi temple.  He saw me bowling on a cement wicket.  Then asked that you bowl so much but why are you not playing the match.  Then he talked to the coach of Jammu and Kashmir Under 19 team and asked to feed Malik.

Umran Malik made it to the Jammu and Kashmir Under-19 team at the age of 18. He started playing with leather ball only a year before joining the team. Also, he did not play a single match in the Cooch Behar Trophy, a tournament of Under 19 cricket. But had impressed India’s under-19 selectors with his speed during the practice session. Regarding this, Umran told ESPNcricinfo, they had come to visit the Vaishno Devi temple. He saw me bowling on a cement wicket. Then asked that you bowl so much but why are you not playing the match. Then he talked to the coach of Jammu and Kashmir Under 19 team and asked to feed Malik.

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Umran Malik's family is a resident of Gujjar Nagar, Jammu.  His father Abdul Rashid used to sell fruits in Shaheedi Chowk.  But Umran got full support from the family to play cricket.  Umran says that he used to throw the ball fast since childhood.  He used to bowl with this action from the very beginning.  He didn't copy anyone.  It is said about Umran's bowling action that he closely resembles Waqar Younis.  At the age of 17, Umran Malik used to play tennis ball cricket at different places in Jammu.  Umran was in great demand among them.  Because he used to throw very fast and every team wanted to take him.  When he played with leather ball for the first time, in the very first match he hit long sixes and bowled deadly.  People used to call him Ghajini with love.  This happened because of his hairstyle.  He had got his hair cut done like Ghajini film Aamir Khan.

Umran Malik’s family is a resident of Gujjar Nagar, Jammu. His father Abdul Rashid used to sell fruits in Shaheedi Chowk. But Umran got full support from the family to play cricket. Umran says that he used to throw the ball fast since childhood. He used to bowl with this action from the very beginning. He didn’t copy anyone. It is said about Umran’s bowling action that he closely resembles Waqar Younis. At the age of 17, Umran Malik used to play tennis ball cricket at different places in Jammu. Umran was in great demand among them. Because he used to throw very fast and every team wanted to take him. When he played with leather ball for the first time, in the very first match he hit long sixes and bowled deadly. People used to call him Ghajini with love. This happened because of his hairstyle. He had got his hair cut done like Ghajini film Aamir Khan.

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Irfan Pathan also helped Umran Malik in fixing his bowling.  Later, while practicing in the same ground, he became friends with Abdul Samad.  The two became friends since 2018.  When Umran Malik went to the trial of the Jammu and Kashmir Under-19 team, his certificate of playing at the district level was sought.  He had it, otherwise he was sent home.  The next day Umran went straight to the nets and started bowling.  He was taken into the team only after throwing a ball there.  After this, Malik was rejected in the Under-23 trial.  Then Samad pleaded with the coach to give him a chance.

Irfan Pathan also helped Umran Malik in fixing his bowling. Later, while practicing in the same ground, he became friends with Abdul Samad. The two became friends since 2018. When Umran Malik went to the trial of the Jammu and Kashmir Under-19 team, his certificate of playing at the district level was sought. He had it, otherwise he was sent home. The next day Umran went straight to the nets and started bowling. He was taken into the team only after throwing a ball there. After this, Malik was rejected in the Under-23 trial. Then Samad pleaded with the coach to give him a chance.

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It was Samad who suggested Umran's name for the net bowler in the 2020 IPL season.  After watching Malik's video, Hyderabad took him with him.  Here he troubled many big batsmen with his speed.  Once Kedar Jadhav asked him whether he was a net bowler or a main bowler.  At the same time, Jonny Bairstow asked him to bowl slow.  Then after Natarajan was corona, he was included as a replacement.  Shortly before the time when Hyderabad added him to their team, he was called to give trials for the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy.

It was Samad who suggested Umran’s name for the net bowler in the 2020 IPL season. After watching Malik’s video, Hyderabad took him with him. Here he troubled many big batsmen with his speed. Once Kedar Jadhav asked him whether he was a net bowler or a main bowler. At the same time, Jonny Bairstow asked him to bowl slow. Then after Natarajan was corona, he was included as a replacement. Shortly before the time when Hyderabad added him to their team, he was called to give trials for the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy.

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Umran Malik is only the fourth player from Jammu and Kashmir to play in the IPL.  In his very first match for Sunrisers Hyderabad, he grabbed attention with speed.  He bowled many balls at a speed of 150 kmph.  Then in the second match, he became the fastest Indian bowler in the IPL by throwing the ball at a speed of 152.95 kilometers per hour.  After IPL, Malik was kept as a net bowler with Team India in the T20 World Cup.  Now it is believed that Umran Malik can be taken in Team India in the series against New Zealand.

Umran Malik is only the fourth player from Jammu and Kashmir to play in the IPL. In his very first match for Sunrisers Hyderabad, he grabbed attention with speed. He bowled many balls at a speed of 150 kmph. Then in the second match, he became the fastest Indian bowler in the IPL by throwing the ball at a speed of 152.95 kilometers per hour. After IPL, Malik was kept as a net bowler with Team India in the T20 World Cup. Now it is believed that Umran Malik can be taken in Team India in the series against New Zealand.

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