Extinct CSK pacer Mohit Sharma came upon no takers at the IPL 2022 Mega Public sale final month.
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Cricket followers grasp been left shell-horrified after it has emerged that dilapidated India restricted-overs pacer Mohit Sharma, who modified into once the IPL 2014 Red Cap-winner, had been roped in as a win bowler by modern IPL franchise Gujarat Titans alongside left-arm quick bowler Barinder Sran for the upcoming season initiating place on March 26.
Sharma, representing Chennai Tremendous Kings, had emerged the most sensible wicket-taker within the 2014 IPL season, taking 23 wickets at a median of 19.65 in 16 matches. On the change hand, 33-year-ancient Sharma came upon no takers at the IPL 2022 Mega Public sale final month.
Fans expressed their shock by taking to social media. Here are a few of the reactions:
Lifestyles has many up and downs. Mohit Sharma, a crimson cap winner in IPL 2015 for #CSK is now a win bowler for #GujaratTitans . Sad !
— Ramkumar Radhakrishnan (@rramkumar1997) March 20, 2022
Once a crimson cap holder for CSK, now a win bowler for Gujarat Titans, Lifestyles has circled for Mohit Sharma. #CricketTwitter pic.twitter.com/zEf5t2V3uP
— Rheaye (@_Rheasharma_) March 20, 2022
Mohit Sharma steadily is the on-line bowler of GT. You never know about time.
— Dushyant Singh (@dushyantrajput_) March 20, 2022
mohit Sharma win bowler in ipl pic.twitter.com/9a13Ki4f4F
— nayan (@nayanpa32831446) March 17, 2022
Mohit Sharma modified into once Red cap winner again in 2014 and now he is a win bowler,What a turnaround
— Think (@Kevin_2803adequate) March 18, 2022
The Haryana cricketer modified into once with the Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led CSK between 2013 and 2015 earlier than transferring to Kings XI Punjab (now Punjab Kings 2016-2018), and returning to don the yellow CSK jersey in 2019. He moreover had a stint with Delhi Capitals in 2020. Overall, the bowler has 92 wickets from 86 IPL games.
Sharma, who has played 26 ODIs and eight T20Is, modified into once moreover a segment of the Indian squad that made it to the 2014 ICC World T20 closing in Bangladesh and the 2015 World Cup semifinals co-hosted by Australia and Unique Zealand.
Sharma’s occupation graph started happening following CSK’s two-year suspension. Though he modified into once roped in by KXIP, he modified into once no longer the same player within the crimson jersey. Sharma tried to re-originate the 2014 magic for CSK in 2019 nonetheless modified into once nowhere attain his finest. With Delhi Capitals too in 2020 he rarely made an impact, getting factual one game within the season and returning with figures of 1/45.
Gujarat Titans will open their IPL 2022 campaign in opposition to Lucknow Tremendous Giants at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on March 28.