Sohail Tanvir records bowling figures, IPL, 6 for 14 runs
Back in 2008 in the first ever edition of the lucrative IPL, Pakistani players were also a part of the league. That as the first and last time Pakistani players took part in IPL. After that, the doors to IPL were shut down to Pakistani players.
In one of the game from the first edition, Sohail Tanvir picked up 6 wickets for just 14 runs and even after 8 years this record for the best bowling spell by any bowler in IPl remains with Sohail. Back in those days it was the best ever spell by any bowler in any T20 game. international or domestic.
Patel was the first man to go. Sohail was getting a lot of movement in the air and he brought this ball into te left-hander. Patel tried to flick the ball on the leg side but missed it, he was given out but the hawkeye showed that the ball would have missed the stumps due to height.
Flemming then went in next, he took was trapped lbw. this time again with the naked eye it looked out but the hawkeye once again showed the ball was going over the stumps.Next batsman was caught in the first slip. later Sohailpicked up A Morkel first. It was more like a you miss I hit the ball. It was pitched with the stumps and took out Morkel’s wickets.