Didn't know that was my hattrick ball: Ananta
1st December 2020
The first bowler to bag a hattrick and five-for in Bengal T20 Challenger Ananta Saha revealed that he had no idea that the first ball of the nineteenth over was his hattrick ball and he only tried to bowl in the right area.
Revealing that he didn't have any special plan for that ball Ananta said: "I didn't know that was my hattrick ball, I just wanted to bowl in the right length. I am glad that I got wicket off that ball and my team won this match."
"Feeling very happy to bag hat trick. Our plan was to bowl in the right areas and focus on what our strength is," he added.
The Bengal pacer picked up two crucial wickets of set Bagan big-hitter Debabrata Das and Akash Deep in the last two balls of the seventeenth over while sent Prince Yadav back to the pavilion to complete his hattrick in the next over.
The Town Club bowler who picked up total 5 wickets leaking just 17 runs added: "I always want bowl my strength which is out swinger with which I got Vivek's wicket and I believed in my abilities. For the first two overs my plan was to swing the ball and in the last I aimed for yorkers.
CAB MEDIA DESK