Lucknow Super Giants fast bowler Mayank Yadav has created a lot of buzz with his bowling. This player first surprised everyone by bowling at a speed of 155.8 against Punjab Kings, then he surprised all the legends by bowling at a speed of 156.7 against RCB. This player is now being called Shoaib Akhtar of India. Former Australian cricketer Brett Lee has given an advice to Mayank Yadav. If Mayank continues then he can also break the record of the fastest bowler in history, Shoaib Akhtar.

What advice did the former veteran give?

The entire cricket world is surprised by the way Mayank Yadav has performed in the 2 matches played so far this season. By bowling 157 runs against Bengaluru, this player has broken the records of many legends. This player has become the first fast bowler in the history of IPL to bowl 155 plus three times. Apart from this, he has become the 5th fastest bowler in IPL history. Regarding Mayank Yadav, former veteran Bratley said that if Mayank concentrates on his bowling action, he can achieve a higher speed of 4 to 5 kilometers per hour. Brett Lee saw Mayank playing and asked him to concentrate on his bowling action. From this it has become clear that Brett Lee believes that if Mayank improves his bowling action then he can break the record of Shoaib Akhtar also.


Akhtar bowled at a speed of 161.3 KMPH

Mayank has already bowled at a speed of 157, if he follows Brett Lee’s advice and focuses on his bowling action, he can achieve 5 km more speed. This means that he will also break Shoaib Akhtar’s record, because the record of the fastest bowler in the history of cricket is currently in the name of Shoaib Akhtar. Akhtar has bowled at a maximum speed of 161.3. This shows that by following the advice of Brett Lee, Mayank can bowl at a speed of 162, which is more than Shoaib Akhtar.

Mayank Yadav created history in IPL

Mayank is continuously bowling more than 150 in IPL. He has bowled 2 balls of 155 plus against Royal Challengers Bangalore. Apart from this, he has also bowled many balls at a speed of 150 plus. Mayank has played only 2 matches so far and has taken 6 wickets. This player first took 3 wickets for 27 runs in 4 overs against Punjab, then against Bengaluru also he took 3 wickets for just 14 runs in 4 overs. Mayank’s excellent performance may also earn him an invitation to play for India in the ICC T20 World Cup 2024.


Rahul Dev

Cricket Jounralist at Newsdesk

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