Jofra Archer shines on return, disappointing batsman with stunning inswinger (see video)

Joffra Archer has made an impressive comeback in the game, and this is very good news for English cricket. Playing for Sussex 2nd XI, the 26-year-old was featured in a match at the ongoing 2nd XI Championship against Surrey 2XI. Despite being out of action for a while, Archer were lethal as he upset the opposition batsmen by talking of Red Cherry. He took two wickets to put his side on the driver’s seat. Although his speed was not normally high, his ability to move the ball was enough to get the wicket. Jofra Archer Injury Update: England Speedster Shine on Bat with Return.

After taking his first wicket in the match, Archer impressed one and all but dismissed Surrey middle-order batsman NMJ Reefer with a ‘banana’ delivery. It was a stunning inswinger that left the batsman flirtatious and broke the pad. The umpire was impressed by Archer’s LBW appeal and raised his finger. Sussex Cricket’s official Twitter account shared the video of the same. “Not a bad delivery! Two wickets for @JofraArcher against Surrey’s second XI yesterday, including this one, ”the caption read. have a look!

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Undeclared, Archer accidentally dropped a fish tank and later suffered an unfortunate injury by biting his middle finger in the right hand. The wound forced him to miss the ODI series against India and the Indian Premier League (IPL) in 2021, where he represented the Rajasthan Royals. Nevertheless, the tournament was postponed after several COVID-19 cases inside the bio safe bubble.

However, Archer is back for 22 yards, and could be named in the England squad for a two-match Test series against New Zealand next month. After Kane Williamson’s phenomenal performance in Test cricket recently with men, the Three Lions would like to name a full-strength team, and a fit Joffra Archer should really walk.

(The above story first appeared on May 09, 2021 09:17 PM IST. For more news and updates about politics, the world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log the latest on our website.)


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