Former New Zealand fast bowler Simon Doull says players from his country have always been “overlooked for second rate Australians” in the IPL, expressing his views after Devon Conway created a flutter with his splendid hitting days after going unsold at the glamorous league’s auction.
South African-born New Zealander Conway smashed a 59-ball 99 and powered his team to a 53-run win over Australia in the first of five T20 Internationals in Christchurch on Monday.
But Doull felt it may not matter.
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“Not sure it matters,” Doull tweeted, referring to the blazing knock in his reply to a post by India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin, in which he wrote in appreciation, “Devon Conway is just 4 days late, but what a knock.” Doull, who is now a commentator, said on the social networking site, “NZ players have continually been overlooked for second…