New Zealand tempo bowler Mitchell McClenaghan recently took a brutal dig The Indian Riders Jasprit Bumrah on social media. It happened after Bumrah got a tweet post during the first Test match England at Trent Bridge in Nottingham.
Bumrah went to Twitter and wrote: “Still do not need you”, with the photos of him from the game, drawn after day 5 due to rain without a single ball being bowled.
Still do not need you. pic.twitter.com/2hdgy5CACY
– Jasprit Bumrah (@ Jaspritbumrah93) 9 August 2021
Bumrah did exceptionally well in the match and finished with nine wickets. The right-arm player took four headers in the first innings (4/46) and a brilliant five-wicket wicket in the second set (5/64). It was the sixth figure in Bumrah’s glorious Test career.
Meanwhile, McClenaghan, who is quite active on social media, comes up with a sarcastic remark.
Stop it? Do you not run with straight arms ??? https://t.co/jmIxEzosX2
– Mitchell McClenaghan (@Mitch_Savage) 10 August 2021
He is our number one bowler: KL Rahul on Bumrah
In the post-match press, when the Indian opener KL Rahul was asked about Bumrah’s return in red ball cricket, the Karanataka stalwart did not agree by saying that the newborn in Ahmedabad has proved his strength, and that he is the best bowler of Team India.
‘Sir, I do not know why you say that (Jasprit) Bumrah made a return. Every time, in every game, in every condition, he has proven himself, and he is our bowler number one. “We are happy that he is doing what he has been doing since he started playing Test cricket.” said Rahul.
‘Wherever he played, he was a match winner for us. We are glad he did what he does best again. ” he added.