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Know who is Harry Brook, who scored the first century of the season, how was the entry in IPL?

Know who is Harry Brook, who scored the first century of the season, how was the entry in IPL?

Harry Brook, SRH: The 16th season of IPL match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunriders Hyderabad is being played at the historic Eden Gardens in Kolkata. In this match, Sunrisers Hyderabad’s star opener Harry Brook created a storm with his bat. He scored a stormy 100 runs in 55 balls with the help of 12 fours and 3 sixes in the match. This was also the first century of this season of IPL. In such a situation, today we will tell you about this star player, who is Harry Brook and how did he enter the IPL.

who is harry brook
Sunrisers Hyderabad star cricketer Harry Brook was born on 22 February 1999 in Yorkshire. Brook has also been the captain of the England Under-19 team. Brook came into the limelight in the year 2020 after his amazing performance in the T20 Blast tournament played in England. He scored an average of 55 while batting in the middle order. Brook did not stop after this amazing performance and continued to perform well. Looking at his excellent form and talent, on 26 January 2022, he got an opportunity to make his international debut through T20 against West Indies.

After T20, Brook made his Test debut against South Africa on 8 September 2022 on the basis of his strong performance. Brook is currently considered the most reliable batsman of the England team.

There was a blast with the bat against Pakistan
Harry Brook came in for a lot of discussion in the year 2022 during the Test series on the England team’s tour of Pakistan. In fact, Brook scored 468 runs while batting aggressively in this three-match Test series. During this, he scored three centuries and one half-century. Brook scored at an impressive average of 93.60 on this tour. On the basis of his brilliant performance, he was also selected as the Player of the Series. At the same time, after this series, Brook’s sting was played all over the world.

Big bid received in IPL 2023
The whole world had seen the power of Harry Brook’s bat. In such a situation, now everyone wanted to see the explosion of his bat in the biggest grand league of cricket, IPL. For this, Brook also gave his name in the IPL mini auction. Brook had kept his base price of Rs 1.5 crore for the auction. However, looking at Brook’s excellent batting, it was already believed that he would get a big bid in the auction.

Rajasthan Royals made the first bid on Harry Brook in the mini auction. Whereas after this RCB came in this race and they bid Rs 4.80 crore. However, after this RCB did not make any bid. After the withdrawal of RCB, Sunrisers Hyderabad entered the auction. Frequent bids were made between Hyderabad and Rajasthan. At one time it seemed that Rajasthan would win in this bid, but Hyderabad surprised everyone by bidding Rs 13.25 crore on Brook and included Brook in their team.

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