New Talented Bowler Got discovered. Mike Hussy, the hero of semi final of ICC World T20 2010, struggles against Umar Gul’s brilliance in the two match series of T20 format. The matches between green shirts and Aussies were played in English conditions and pace attack of green shirts outclassed Australian cricket team. Aussies lost both of the matches in close encounter.
None of the batsmen including Mike Hussy could face the pace attack of green shirts in English conditions and Umar Gul’s brilliance outclassed Hussy as well. He was bowled by Gul on unplayable yorker and sealed the victory of his team after getting his valuable wicket. It was comeback match for right arm fast bowler after a very long time.
The pressure was on Umar Gul to perform against Aussies who defeated them in consecutive 10 matches. Gul’s knee injury kept him away from cricket for quite a while and he was eager to perform in his come back match. So his determination paid him well and he outclassed Aussies batsmen on English pitches in both T20 matches.
English pitches and conditions always suit bowlers especially seam bowlers. Therefore Australian cricket team struggled against pace attack of green shirts and none of their batsmen could play them confidently in both T20 matches. Mike Hussy was the main batsman and match winner for Aussies but he did not score runs in both matches due to immense pressure created by pace attack of green shirts.
The yorker of Umar Gul to Mike Hussy summed up the whole story of strength of bowling attack and willingness of winning the match. The revenge was on after the defeat in ICC World T20 2010 and green shirts won both matches. During crunch situations the bowlers especially Umar Gul hold their nerves and achieved a brilliant victory over Aussies in difficult English conditions.