One of the most crucial stages in any Twenty20 game is death. Overs between 16-20 are called death overs and how the batting and bowling unit performs during this time largely decides the outcome of the game.
Bowling to the death is a special skill, and therefore if a team has someone like a Bumrah or Rabada by their side, then their chances of winning automatically increase as said bowlers not only tend to stem the flow of races. with their pin. -Accuracy of dots amid a plethora of variations, they also pick up wickets.
On that note, here’s a look at how pacemakers performed at death during IPL 2021:
13. Pat Cummins – 2/10
Overs; 4.5, races: 62, counters: 2
Pat Cummins had a better season with the ball compared to the 13th edition as he won 9 wickets in 7 games.
However, only 2 of those wickets were between over 16-20. Cummins threw a total of 4.5 overs to the death and he gave up 62 points.