Auckland : Indian cricket team’s young fast bowler Umran Malik has made his ODI debut in the first match of the three-match ODI series against New Zealand here in Auckland on Friday, November 25. Malik, who has already made his T20 debut for India earlier this year, was given the ODI cap today by Captain Shikhar Dhawan. Umran Malik, who has impressed everyone with his fast bowling in the IPL, has started his one-day international career for India today. India led by Hardik Pandya who defeated New Zealand in the T20 series, Umran Malik was also a part of this team but he was left on the bench.
Promising young fast bowler from Jammu and Kashmir has played only 3 List A matches, bowling 25 overs for 2 wickets. He has played 3 T20Is for India. The speedster was part of the T20I squad against New Zealand earlier this week but he warmed the benches. Malik was one of the two Indian fast bowler making their ODI debuts in Auckland on Friday against New Zealand. The other one was left arm fast bowler Arshdeep Singh- Arshdeep Singh was start performer Arshdeep Singh was star performer in ICC men’s T20 world cup in Australia, he impressed with swing especially with new ball-
It is important to mention here that Umran Malik is India’s fastest bowler. He hails from Jammu, the winter capital city of Jammu and Kashmir. He made his Twenty20 debut on 18 January 2021, for Jammu & Kashmir in the 2020–21-in IPL 2022 he impressed with his fast bowling and he was leading wicket taker for Sunrisers Hyderabad-
Before the series start against New Zealand Legendary left-arm fast bowler and 2011 ODI World Cup winner Zaheer Khan said that India’s upcoming white-ball tour of New Zealand would turn out to be a great learning experience for young pacers Umran Malik.