Bhuvneshwar has so far taken 23 wickets in 16 matches against Punjab at an average of 18.43 and is the fifth-highest wicket-taker against this team. Taking five wickets for 19 runs has been Bhuvneshwar’s best performance in a match against Punjab. During this, the economy of Bhubaneswar has been 7.10.
Bhuvneshwar’s performance against the main batsmen of Punjab
Punjab’s opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan has shown good form this season. However, Dhawan has struggled a lot against Bhuvneshwar and has managed to score only 41 runs in 42 balls. Bhuvneshwar once got the wicket of Dhawan.
Punjab captain Mayank Agarwal had a disappointing start to the season but he has shown signs of a return to form by scoring a half-century in the last match. Even against Mayank, Bhuvneshwar bowled well, allowing him to score only 31 runs in 29 balls. Bhuvneshwar has also taken the wicket of Mayank once.