The Sunrisers Hyderabad have hugely profited from their foreign picks in this season of the Indian Premier League (IPL). Currently topping the points table, SRH cruised to another victory over Delhi Capitals, helped in their journey to success by the Afghan spin twins Rashid Khan and Mohammad Nabi.
Nabi, in particular, was the star of the match as he sealed the deal with a stunning spell of 2/18 and unleashed a brief yet impactful cameo of 17 from 9 deliveries. The valiant efforts of the Afghan players was lauded by former Indian pacer Irfan Pathan, who lavished praise on both the players.
Relating his thoughts on Twitter, Irfan believed that the way to this edition of IPL was the Afghan flavor. Irfan’s sentiments were echoed by the majority of the populace on Twitter as Rashid and Nabi are certainly fan favorites among the IPL crowd.