Kashmir-born England’s contestant, Kashif Ali, has been comprehended polishing his batting skills in the inaugural release of the Kashmir Premier League (KPL 2021).
Being contracted by the Rawalakot Hawks, Kashif has been playing and overpowering the opponents’ bowlers under the veteran leadership of Pakistan’s renowned Shahid Afridi.
Starting his KPL’s venture, he remained not out totaling a single in Hawks’ prime game, and later went on for a duck in the second contest.
The right-handed batter brought delights for the Hawks fans to witness in their third game as he scored a slamming fifty vs the Stallions.
Again collapsing in the next two innings, he has added a blistering hundred in Eliminator 2, today, vs the Royals leading his team to the final. Hawks are now set to rival the Tigers in the showdown of KPL 2021.
It is pertinent to mention that the two teams earlier contested in the Qualifier where the home side seized Kashif’s crew to went straight into the final.
Kashif Ali becomes the first Kashmiri player to score 100 in KPL
Although it was not the first ton of the tournament but Kashif has become the first Kashmiri player to smash a hundred in the tournament. Scoring 114 off 51 balls (46-ball century) was a perfect reply to competitors’ Sharjeel Khan’s magnificent 141.
Now, he has accumulated 188 runs in 6 innings averaging 47 at a strike rate of 171. So far, he has been the most successful Kashmiri player throughout the league.
Kashif has stayed a significant part of numerous English counties enacting MCC, Somerset, Northamptonshire, and Nottingham cricket clubs.
Working under Raheem Ali, the renowned coach, Kashif has polished his expertise by dressing a prospect to don different jerseys for distinct teams.