In a YouTube show the New Zealand ace fast bowler Trent Boult who is also the bowling spearhead of Mumbai Indians along with Bumrah, was asked about the toughest batsmen he has encountered.
Boult came up with the names of Chris Gayle, Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul .
Boult mentioned that it is intimidating to bowl to Chris Gayle who can destroy bowling attacks quickly but he still enjoys bowling to him. About his Mumbai Indian captain Rohit Sharma , Boult declared that he is very destructive to bowl to . Finally on his 3rd pick KL Rahul, Boult described him as a phenomenal player.
“I enjoy bowling to Chris Gayle but at the same time, it’s very intimidating. Rohit Shama is an incredibly destructive player. I also think that KL Rahul is a phenomenal player as well,” Boult said in the program .
Boult will be playing only in his 2nd T20I World cup but he said he will be up for the challenge as it is exciting to compete with the best in the world in a mega event .
Boult named Tim Southee as his best bowling partner across 15 years and mentioned that it has been real fun with him in the dressing room.
Boult and Southee had been a great bowling combination for New Zealand for over a decade now and they have a combined test tally of 600 plus wickets and counting.