Afghanistan’s Mujeeb also bags Player of the Match award in an IPL match
By Khaama Press - Mon May 07 2018, 12:18 pm
Mujeeb was recognized as the winner of the award for his outstanding performance to contibute into the winning momentum of his team, Kings XI Punjab.
Played in Indore on Sunday night, the Kings XI Punjab managed to defeat the Rajasthan Royals by six wickets to secure the third sport in the points table of the ongoing competititon.
Mujeeb managed to take three wickets from the 4 overs he bowled to help restrict the Rajasthan Royals to score 152 runs from 20 overs.
He secured a economy rate of 6.75 by giving 27 runs from 4 overs and was subsequently awarded the Player of the Match award.
The Kings XI Punjab managed to defeat rival Rajasthan Royals by six wickets and 8 balls remaining.
This comes as another Afghan spin sensation Rashid Khan had bagged a similar award and prize during a match between the Sunrisers Hyderabad and Delhi Daredevils on Saturday night.