Cricket News: Venky Mysore the Ceo of Kolkata Knight Riders has cleared the air about the Injury to worry about the KKR players Chris Lynn and the mighty West Indian all-rounder Chris Gayle by avouching that both of them are expected to be featured in their opening fixture against RCB.
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Venky Mysore stated: “We are expecting Lynn and Russell to play on April 8. They will join the camp,”,
The Hard Hitter Australian Chris Lynn suffered a shoulder injury during their international match and Russell picked up an injury during the PSL that ruled him out of the tournament.
Recently some news says that the Australian pacer Starc has score calf, about that the CEO of KKR voiced: “I think Starc’s report was not necessarily very accurate. He is absolutely fine. It’s a bit unfortunate with the injuries. All the reports we are getting, they are making very good progress. Fingers crossed.”
Another KKR all rounder Sunil Narine faced another storm in his life when again about his bowling action was reported during PSL, about his situation Venky Mysore said: “That was a strange one. But he is fine. He has played international cricket, he has played two-three series and there is absolutely no issue. He has put it behind him already.”
For the eleventh edition of IPL KKR selected Dinesh Karthik as their new skipper, this decision may surprise any but Karthik proved his critics wrong with a wonderful inning against Bangladesh in the Nidahas trophy.
About his performance, Mysore added: “In eight balls, he has made us look like geniuses. But we were convinced even before that, that he is absolutely the right choice for us because he brings in a lot of freshness, a lot of experience. He is a class player. With a wicket-keeper, batsman and captain you get three in one there,”
“His calmness struck me. I have spent a lot of time with him recently, and when he came in to bat he seemed like he was confident he was going to win it. It bodes well for us also. I was very happy when DK what he did to win the game for India.”
Asked to compare their new captain (Dinesh Karthik) to compare with the former Indian captain(ms Dhoni), he elucidated: “He is a very different type of player. I always admire the fact that DK has the flexibility to play under any situation. MS has been a legend, a power hitter, he hits those helicopter shots.
“DK has got his shots like reverse sweep, lap shot and the ability to clear the field. There’s no panic of any sorts. There’s something unique.”
Robin Uthappa will be the Vice-captain of the KKR team and about him, he stated: “He (Uthappa) has been there with us for so many years. There’s a lot of good combination of continuity and change for us.”