Young Lad from Manipur claims 10 wickets in an innings to join elite club of Anil Kumble&Jim Laker

Anantpur , Dec 14 : Rex Rajkumar Singh, a teenage fast bowler from #Manipur took 10 wickets for 11 runs against Arunachal Pradesh in ongoing Cooch Behar Trophy Under 19 cricket tournament on Tuesday last.

With this performance he joined the elite club of 10 wicket haul in one inning with bowlers like Anil Kumble and Jim Laker.

In Cooch Behar U19 Trophy match in Anantapur, Rex Singh, a fast bowler from Manipur stormed into the limelight after picking all the 10 wickets in one innings
Singh, the young lad from Manipur reminded people of Irfan Pathan due to his pace, swing and rhythm in his bowling action as he dismissed the Arunachal Pradesh team for just 36 runs.

The young bowler ended with stunning figures of 9.5-6-11-10 to restrict the opponent.

On social media, there were many comparisons between the young seamer and the early days of Indian cricketer Irfan Pathan.

While Rex bowled five batsmen, two of his wickets were leg before wicket, two caught behind and one caught by another player.

After looking on to his dismissals, one can say that the young pacer of Manipur has a promising future. During the match, he was on a hat-trick thrice that led Manipur beat Arunachal Pradesh by 10 wickets. (Agencies)


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