After helping Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Kolkata Knight Riders, Manish Pandey stated that half chances could be converted to an extra wicket which was very important in the context of the game. He has also emphasized the necessity of practice sessions ahead of a match which pays off during matches.
Saturday’s match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad saw some extraordinary exhibition of top-class fielding from the former. Specifically, Manish Pandey took two catches in the match, both of which were among the best in the tournament so far. He first dived to his right at backward point to latch on to a Nitish Rana shot despite a fumble, and then ran
“I keep waiting for such chances to come to me in matches so that I take those half chances and create an extra wicket as a fielder and help the team. This is what we discuss in team meetings,” Pandey told Bhuvneshwar Kumar in an interaction for IPLT20.com. “The catch of Nitish at
“The catches that one has to take by running backwards are obviously a lot more difficult, but I was pumped up after the first catch. Russell’s catch was very important because he was in form and he had got runs in the last match (against CSK).Awareness comes from practice. We take so many
While experts believe most of the decisions taken by Kolkata Knight Riders’ such as removing Sunil Narine from opening slot and asking Shubman Gill to bat at number 7 and giving Shivam Mavi only one over that too when the match was almost finished was strange and as a result Sunrisers got better of them in yesterday’s match.
However, KKR skipper Dinesh Karthik defending all the decisions explained, “It’s
Replying on, why he gave Shivam Mavi just one over, the KKR skipper justified, “I was looking at Mavi, but at that