The cu­ri­ous case of Mustafizur Rah­man in the words of Warner and Mu­rali

The Economic Times - - Sports: The Great Games -

of 20 to be able to do so is all the more fas­ci­nat­ing. Add to this the is­sue of com­mu­ni­ca­tion and you will un­der­stand why Fizz is one of the most pop­u­lar char­ac­ters in the Sun­ris­ers team. Mustafizur, who con­sid­ers Mo­hammed Amir his role model, broke through the ranks dur­ing Bangladesh’s home se­ries against In­dia last June, is un­fazed by all the glare on him. It is as if the glare comes nat­u­rally to him. He is al­ready the most talked about crick­eter in Bangladesh and his fan fol­low­ing on the so­cial me­dia has sky rock­eted since the con­clu­sion of the world T20. His IPL hero­ics have added to the aura. As the Sun­ris­ers face Ban­ga­lore on Satur­day night, it re­mains to be seen how Mustafiz han­dles the very best in the world in­Vi­ratKohliandABDeVil­liers.Both­have been sen­sa­tional in the IPL so far and this is per­haps the ul­ti­mate chal­lenge for the 20 year old sen­sa­tion.

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