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2022-02-02 06:23:25

Multan Sultand pacer Rumman Raees. Screengrab

KARACHI: Islamabad United skipper Shadab Khan performed a captain’s knock and nearly took his staff to the victory when he acquired out after scoring 91 runs at an important level of the match however the bowler, Rumman Raees, didn’t celebrate the wicket of his former captain.

The Multan Sultans pacer set a brand new instance of respect and sportsmanship when he shunned celebrating the wicket.

Rumman remained with Islamabad United for six seasons after being picked as an rising participant in the inaugural version of the match. He was named vice-captain of the franchise in 2017. The quick bowler additionally led the facet in two matches in 2018.

However this time Rumman is not in pink. As an alternative, he’s donning Multan Sultan’s jersey in PSL 7, however his love and respect for the previous staff is unaffected and he confirmed that respect by not celebrating the standard method after taking the essential wicket of Shadab Khan at an vital stage of the match.

Rumman confirmed to Geo Information that he had determined earlier than the match that in respect of his earlier staff, he is not going to celebrate the wicket.

“Today, I was against a team which kept me for six years. I started as [an] emerging player, got appointed vice-captain, also led the side and then when I was injured and wasn’t playing, they stood by me and kept me as a bowling consultant and allowed me to continue rehab,” Rumman recalled.

“I had decided that whatever wicket I take, I won’t celebrate in respect. So, after taking’s Shadab’s wicket, I just rose my hands and refrained from the traditional celebration,” he mentioned.

The quick bowler added that he remained professionally dedicated to Multan Sultans all through the match and his emotional attachment with Islamabad was one thing completely different to that.

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