Enrich Norkia bowled the fastest ball last season of the IPL (Instagram)
The Delhi Capitals fast bowler created a sensation with his high speed balls in the last season of IPL. He bowled the fastest bowler in IPL history against Rajasthan Royals.
New Delhi. Rishabh Pant-led Delhi Capitals selected fast bowler Enrique Norkia (Anrich Nortje) as South Africa’s best cricketer for the first leg of this season. Has gone. Actually, Norkia arrived in Mumbai for the IPL on April 6 and he was quarantined for 7 days. Due to which, Norquia did not play the opening match for Delhi against Chennai Super Kings on 10 April. After this, his corona report came positive and despite beating it, he could not get a chance for Delhi in a single match this season.
The South Africa Cricket Board announced Norkia’s name in a virtual award ceremony. In 10 Test matches this season, Norkia has taken 39 wickets at a strike rate of 48.50. Norkia (Anrich Nortje) created a sensation with his high speed balls last season of IPL. He bowled the fastest bowler in IPL history against Rajasthan Royals. This fast bowler covered 156.2 km. Throwing the ball at an hourly pace had set a new IPL record. He took 22 wickets last season.
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Norkia was released by the Kolkata Knight Riders ahead of the league’s previous season auction. Then in August, he was joined by Delhi Capitals as a replacement for Chris Woakes. Delhi Capitals fast bowler Enrich Nortje had to remain in tight isolation for two additional days due to an incorrect report by Kovid-19.Also read:
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This fast bowler was found positive during the Kovid-19 probe during isolation, which continued his isolation. After this, he was given permission to join the team after being negative for three times in RT-PCR investigation. However, he did not get a chance to show his bowling feat in the first phase of IPL this year.