The hard-hitting floater in the middle-order has been delivering the goods for Kolkata Knight Riders for the past two seasons. 2,560 00:40 24 Oct 20. He made his Test debut at the age of 18 and plays domestic cricket for New South Wales.Cummins is a fast bowler and a capable lower-order right-handed batsman. He’s yet to post a half-century in Australia’s three consecutive Test wins over Pakistan (twice) and New Zealand. The former Australian captain, who boasts a remarkable Test batting average of 63.14, has made just 99 runs in four innings at home. Pat Cummins has looked dangerous against Virat Kohli. Get your 14 day free trial. Ware said he was disappointed that Cummins needed rest after playing just two games in the series and insisted that playing in IPL should not be more important than playing for the country. IPL 2020 auction: Pat Cummins sold to KKR for record-breaking sum by Wisden Staff December 19, 2019 - 12:03pm 2 minute read Australia fast bowler Pat Cummins was picked up for INR 15.5 crore by Kolkata Knight Riders after a bidding war between three teams at the IPL 2020 auction. Players of Australia had a field day at the IPL 2020 Auction with the starry trio of Pat Cummins, Glenn Maxwell and Aaron Finch bagging a collective Rs 31 crore. Cummins bowled 3 overs for KKR against the defending champions Mumbai India but failed to make any dent and costed 49 runs to hurt KKR’s wounds. Fast bowlers, both overseas and Indian, have created an impact. “I found a stream of it and watched it and couldn’t believe what I was seeing,” he told reporters on Tuesday. Smith admitted he has struggled at times against the pink ball, which was used in the Perth and Brisbane day-night Tests this summer. Pat Cummins would rather have done all his work for Australia and ignored the IPL. Pat Cummins Breaks IPL Record, Goes To Kolkata Knight Riders For Whopping Rs 15.5 Crore Pat Cummins Created History As He Became The Most Expensive Foreign Buy In The History Of The IPL As He Was Sold For Rs 15.5 Crore To The Kolkata Knight Riders In The IPL 2020 Auction. “In this cycle, it’s going to be hopefully really valuable (more players in the IPL) to us with T20 World Cup,” Langer said. “The first thing my girlfriend said was, ‘We can buy the dog a couple more toys now’, so she’s got her priorities sorted.”. 2,928 00:44 01 Nov 20. That’s never easy at any time, particularly when they’re bowling short to you. -  Kolkata Knight Riders. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images) Getty Images. Pat Cummins's opening over of the chase saw 19 runs being conceded, making it the most expensive first over of IPL 2020. In an interview with kkr.in on Tuesday, Pat Cummins … It can be challenging for any batsman. News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Siddharth Vishwanathan | Updated on: 19 Dec 2019, 05:23:26 PM. “But if you’re playing good cricket, the team’s winning and Steve Smith’s not doing well, it puts a smile on everyone’s face because you know it’s not far off. Cricket: Justin Langer has scoffed at suggestion that David Warner won't be fit for the Boxing Day test, after the Aussie opener was struck on the thumb at training on Monday. The record for the same is held by Ishant Sharma (11). Pat Cummins, IPL, Age, Family, Records, Facts and More. PAT CUMMINS (AGE: 27, TEAM: KOLKATA KNIGHT RIDERS, WICKETS: 12 @34.08, RUNS: 146 @20.86): It has been a case of too little too late for Pat Cummins this season. The Australian, bought for Rs 15.5 crore by KKR, is expected to join the side this week. Despite the riches of Twenty20 cricket, Langer says the 26-year-old spearhead will be able to handle the increased expectations. The Indian Premier League (IPL) is cricket’s money spinner. Find out more about our policy and your choices, including how to opt-out. Published: 20/12/2019Updated: 20 December 2019 7:59 AM. Pat Cummins was rested for the final ODI and the three-match … Nitish Rana during a warm-up match in Abu Dhabi. “I’ve changed a little bit, as in I’ve been facing a fair bit of short stuff in the nets because I’m expecting a bit,” Smith said. I was a big fan of McCullum when I was a kid. But by his own lofty standards, Steve Smith’s summer hasn’t gone to plan. Sign up, Join the conversation, you are commenting as Logout. Pat Cummins IPL Age is very good but sometimes we play very well in IPL first international cricket that comes in following the rules of every single match of the IPL and international matches. Dominated this IPL expecting better results with the red ball as opposed to the pink ball which! Has begun is currently world ’ s money spinner home during the auction sign up join. 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