Sheldon Cottrell. (Picture by Alex Davidson/Getty Pictures)

Sheldon Cottrell, the good Jamaican quick bowler, who has taken the world by storm along with his wonderful skill to swing the ball and decide some wonderful wickets. Aside from that, the bowler can also be well-known for his navy salute celebration which is cherished by everybody. He’s additionally very energetic on social media and sometimes hosts Q&A classes along with his followers.

Cottrell had made his Take a look at debut manner again in 2013 in opposition to India within the Sachin Tendulkar farewell collection. After being within the wilderness for a while, Cottrell got here again into limelight lately for his wonderful swing bowling, doing justice to his immense promise. In a really quick time, he has proven that the West Indies have unearthed an excellent pacer who is aware of the true spirit of Caribbean cricket.

‘Ask me who’s the most effective dancer, quick bowlers don’t have favourite batsmen’

Cottrell, who isn’t part of the West Indies Take a look at workforce that’s at the moment engaged with the Indian workforce within the second Take a look at of the two-match collection in Jamaica, was on Twitter having some dialog along with his followers. One of many followers requested Cottrell about his favourite batsman from the Indian workforce. He had picked 4 wickets within the three-T20I collection in opposition to India lately.

To this query, Cottrell confirmed his true Jamaican spirit and answered that being a quick bowler, he doesn’t have any favourite batsmen, as they hated each batter. Quick bowlers needed to dismiss each batsman they face. He requested the fan to as a substitute ask him, who his favourite dancer was. Cottrell tweeted, “I’m a bowler we don’t have favourite batsmen! Ask me who the most effective dancer is then! We would like all of the batsmen out!”

I’m a bowler we don’t have favorite batsmen! Ask me who the most effective dancer is then! We would like all of the batsmen out!

— Sheldon Cotterell (@SaluteCotterell) September 1, 2019

In the meantime, it’s his workforce that’s struggling within the second Take a look at which is being performed in his dwelling nation. After successful the toss and selecting to bowl first, Jason Holder and his males conceded 416 runs to the Indian workforce as half-centuries from Virat Kohli and Ishant Sharma supported a superb maiden ton from Hanuma Vihari who made 111 runs.

In reply, the Windies batting crumbled due to some wonderful swing and seam bowling from Jasprit Bumrah who ended the second day with figures of 6/16. These figures included a hat-trick by which the right-hand fast bowler from Gujarat dismissed Darren Bravo, Shamarh Brooks and Roston Chase in consecutive balls, to turn out to be the third Indian and 44th total bowler to realize the feat.


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